Legal

MedEsthetics April 2018

You might think your business has the greatest name in the world, but if you can’t actually use it, it will do you far more harm than good. This is why it is well worth spending a few thousand...

Understanding Employe Leave Laws

Suppose your front office manager asked for a leave of absence to care for an ailing family member. Do you know his rights and your obligations? For example, “How much time off are you required to...

MedEsthetics Jan/Feb 2018 Legal Issues

In 2012, 64 patients died and an additional 751 were injured due to contaminated compounded medications formulated and distributed by the New England Compounding Center. As a result, compounding...

MedEsthetics Legal Issues Nov/Dec 2017

Operating a medical aesthetic practice is expensive, and profit margins can be precarious, particularly when a business is in its beginning stages. It’s no surprise, therefore, that practice...

MedEsthetics Legal Issues September 2017

All types of businesses need an online presence to remain competitive and reach potential customers. This is especially true for medical practices that offer elective cosmetic treatments....

Patient Charting

All medical aesthetic practices and medspas are required to keep detailed medical records for all patients, and those records must be carefully protected. Following is a primer on what should be...