The Advance of the Retail Health Clinic Market: The Liability Risk Physicians May Potentially Face When Supervising or Collaborating With Other Professionals

November 2011
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Nov2011, Vol. 86 Issue 11, p1086
Academic Journal
The author offers his opinion on the potential liability risks that physicians may face when working with other professionals in the retail health clinic market in the U.S. He states that the failure to meet the standards and provision or collaboration with nurse practitioners, and substandard care provided by the collaborating nurse are two types of potential sources of liability. He discusses how retail health clinics work which include its financial practice and framework.


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