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Monthly Archives: October 2016

5 Long Term Care Facility Risks You Don’t Think About That Can Cost Millions

Written on October 21, 2016 at 5:44 pm, by

When it comes to risk management in long term care facilities, leadership may focus on clinical risks, such as medication errors or physical safety risks such as falls – but there is a broad spectrum of risks that can lead to lawsuits. The long term care experts from Ultra’s risk management partner OmniSure Consulting Group  Continue Reading »

5 Reasons Your Healthcare Client Should Have Cyber Liability Insurance

Written on October 19, 2016 at 7:42 pm, by

Imagine this nightmare scenario – you’re a retail insurance broker who specializes in healthcare and one of your clients calls in a panic to say that there has been a data breach in their six-office dermatology practice – a thumb drive was lost or stolen and it contained personal information for 2,200 patients. They’re coming  Continue Reading »

5 Common Mistakes Made by Healthcare Facilities after a Cyber Breach

Written on October 13, 2016 at 4:30 pm, by

Most healthcare entities do not have a plan in place to respond to and handle a cyber breach. There is a lot of confusing information going around – by people who may not be experts. Here are the most common errors made by healthcare organizations when secure data is compromised: Mistake #1 Hiring an attorney who lacks  Continue Reading »