September 2019

Polsinelli is pleased to share the Med-Staff Quarterly Newsletter. This publication contains articles and insight into issues that affect the Med-Staff industry.

In This Issue:

  • California Hospitals Cannot Use an Exclusive Contract to do an End-Run around a Medical Staff Member’s Right to Notice and a Fair Hearing When Competence or Professional Conduct Is at Issue
  • Maintenance of Certification: To MOC or Not to MOC?
  • CASE UPDATE: Gomez v. Memorial
  • The Breadth of the Peer Review Privilege: Willis v. Highland Medical Center
  • Telemedicine or In-Person: The Standard of Care Remains the Same
  • Peer Review Privilege Significantly Narrowed in Pennsylvania: Credentialing Records Pertaining to Medical Staff Membership Denied Peer Review Privilege in Pennsylvania
  • Absent Clear and Convincing Evidence of Bad Faith and Malice, Immunity is Strong for Peer Review Decisions in Utah

View the full newsletter here.