PRA Newsletter | First Quarter | Issue I | January 3, 2018
We wish you a happy and prosperous New Year!
We did it! Professional Risk Associates is thrilled to announce that we had a fantastic 2017 as we stood by our core values: making a difference in your practice and our community! How did we accomplish that?
In Your Practice: we introduced our exclusive ThinkHR program, saving your practice time, resources, and money
In Our Community: we raised our fundraising efforts to make a $12,000 contribution to those in need
Safely Prescribing Opioids
90 Americans Die from an Opioids Overdose. Everyday
With the growing opioid crisis, it's important to ensure these medications are prescribed safely. Here are some helpful tips to follow:
Consider Other Alternatives
Assess the Risk for Abuse
Provide Informed Consent
Check Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Record Physician-Patient Relationship
Learn more on navigating these conversations here.
Managing Your Risk: Rising EMR Claims
ProAssurance: What's the Risk? Electronic Medical Record Documentation
Over the past decade, there's been a dramatic increase in Electronic Medical Records Claims. The two leading contributing factors in these claims:
Misuse of Templates
Copy and Paste
Committed to Making A Difference
We're thrilled to announce that by keeping our annual celebrations small, we were able to give big this holiday season. With our combined fundraising efforts and by donating to charities that matched our contributions, Professional Risk will be giving a total of $12,000 this year towards hurricane relief funds to go to the victims in Puerto Rico, Texas, and Florida!