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To Integrate – or How? A Decision Model for Practices

Authored by Charles Cooper, Ph.D., this document is currently cited in The Trust's Ethics and Risk Management Workshops. It offers rationales, integration models, and examples of proactive strategies for effectively adapting to The Affordable Care Act at various career stages.

Choosing Encryption Software

The Trust Risk Management Team

Issues with Reimbursement Under Medicare

What you should know about self-pay services and reimbursement under Medicare.

Reimbursement, Fee Adjustments and Sliding Fee Scales

Risk management issues to consider and advice for practitioners.

Use of Interpreters When Treating the Deaf Client

What is considered reasonable accommodation for the disabled in a therapeutic setting?

Minimizing Vicarious Liability Exposure

For loosely organized groups and certain MSO arrangements.

Understanding Licensing Board Disciplinary Procedures

Created to demystify the disciplinary process by describing the steps of the process, to help psychologists understand their legal rights, and to identify the points at which psychologists may have options.

Five Things to Consider Before You Purchase Professional Liability Insurance

Professional liability insurance is the primary (if not the only) line of defense in protecting one's personal and business assets.

NOTE: This information is provided as a risk management resource and is not legal advice or an individualized personal consultation. At the time this resource was prepared, all information was as current and accurate as possible; however, regulations, laws, or prevailing professional practice standards may have changed since the posting or recording of this resource. Accordingly, it is your responsibility to confirm whether regulatory or legal issues that are relevant to you have since been updated and/or to consult with your professional advisors or legal counsel for timely guidance specific to your situation. As with all professional use of material, please explicitly cite The Trust as the source if you reproduce or distribute any portion of these resources.