New sedation guidelines emphasize patient safety June 30, 2016 -- Do you provide sedation for your pediatric patients? If so, do you have the skills to rescue a child with apnea, laryngospasm, or airway obstruction? Two pediatric healthcare organizations have come together to offer new practice guidelines that may alter how you approach sedation of pediatric patients.
Center for Oral Health starts school-based program June 30, 2016 -- The Center for Oral Health has joined insurers Liberty Dental Plan, Health Net, and Access Dental in a program to provide checkups and preventive treatments to Northern California school children.
FDA approves new hepatitis C drug June 29, 2016 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first pharmaceutical to treat all six major forms of chronic hepatitis C virus infection.
Restrictive covenants: The story of a young associate June 28, 2016 -- Attorney Joseph D. Jordan discusses one of the most difficult legal issues in practice: restrictive covenants. In this "case report," a newly graduated associate signed a restrictive covenant agreement that she presumed was nonenforceable. This column will help you learn from her costly and long-lasting mistake.