Social Media has, over the past several years, increasingly affected healthcare professionals and their practices. Whether participating in social media platforms, like Facebook, or concerned about online reviews on site like Yelp, the impact of social continues to expand.
Mostofi Law Group provides legal counsel on compliance with The Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA), which restricts a healthcare professional's ability to share patient information. Mostofi Law Group also provides legal guidance on defamation, third-party email and online marketing as well as advertising and copyright laws pertaining to maintaining websites.
While social media provides a platform for strengthening business and exposure, it has it's own risks and liabilities that can be minimized through proper legal compliance.