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Surprising Legal Dangers of ‘Safe’ Social Media

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Lane Powell Shareholder Greg Wesner was quoted in a Medscape article​ titled “Surprising Legal Dangers of ‘Safe’ Social Media.” The article discussed how medical practices can avoid liability in the cyberworld including information on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), legal issues with online physician reviews and reviewing social media websites when hiring. Wesner discussed the posting of copyrighted images to a medical practice website.

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