Social Work Risky Business Podcast https://www.naswassurance.org/blog/ Series of short and informative podcasts to hear tips on how to social workers can manage their risks. Thu, 03 Oct 2019 02:50:18 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://www.naswassurance.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/asi-sun-150x150.png Social Work Risky Business Podcast https://www.naswassurance.org/blog/ 32 32 Our podcast program is a series of short and informative tips on how Social Workers manage risks. Topics cover social work malpractice issues, such as the extent of personal and organizational liability and strategies to reduce your exposure to a social work malpractice suit. Episodes are approximately 15 minutes long and provide valuable insight for the social worker into managing and protecting their career. NASW Assurance Services clean NASW Assurance Services jimcdg@me.com jimcdg@me.com (NASW Assurance Services) © 2018 NASW Assurance Services, Inc. All rights reserved. Social Work Risky Business Podcast Social Work Risky Business Podcast https://www.naswassurance.org/images/asi-podcast-label.jpg https://www.naswassurance.org/blog/ jimcdg06@gmail.com Our podcast program is a series of short and informative tips on how Social Workers manage risks. Topics cover social work malpractice issues, such as the extent of personal and organizational liability and strategies to reduce your exposure to a social work malpractice suit. Episodes are approximately 15 minutes long and provide valuable insight for the social worker into managing and protecting their career. Episode 3: The 3 N’s of Insurance https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-3-the-3-ns-of-insurance/ Tue, 14 May 2019 16:50:30 +0000 https://www.naswassurance.org/?p=3715 https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-3-the-3-ns-of-insurance/#respond https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-3-the-3-ns-of-insurance/feed/ 0 <p>As licensed practitioners, there is no doubt that you have a professional liability insurance policy, a cyber or data breach insurance policy to insure you from HIPAA violations for third party information breach, and a general liability insurance policy covering … <a href="https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-3-the-3-ns-of-insurance/">Continue reading <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-3-the-3-ns-of-insurance/">Episode 3: The 3 N’s of Insurance</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.naswassurance.org">NASW Assurance Services</a>.</p> Social Work Risky Business PodcastAs licensed practitioners, there is no doubt that you have a professional liability insurance policy, a cyber or data breach insurance policy to insure you from HIPAA violations for third party information breach, and a general liability insurance policy covering your office, bodily injury, and third party property.

This podcast we discuss some of the most important liability insurance terms that you need to know: Named Insured, Named Peril, and Negligence.

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As licensed practitioners, there is no doubt that you have a professional liability insurance policy, a cyber or data breach insurance policy to insure you from HIPAA violations for third party information breach, As licensed practitioners, there is no doubt that you have a professional liability insurance policy, a cyber or data breach insurance policy to insure you from HIPAA violations for third party information breach, and a general liability insurance policy covering … Continue reading → NASW Assurance Services clean 11:13 1
Episode 2: Avoiding Insurance Coverage Gaps https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-2-avoiding-insurance-coverage-gaps/ Mon, 05 Nov 2018 23:47:30 +0000 https://www.naswassurance.org/?p=3550 https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-2-avoiding-insurance-coverage-gaps/#respond https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-2-avoiding-insurance-coverage-gaps/feed/ 0 <p>Keeping on top of your insurance coverages is vital to ensure your assets are protected. In this episode, we provide some tips for healthcare workers to manage risk. Now, it all starts with the basics. First, do not assume that … <a href="https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-2-avoiding-insurance-coverage-gaps/">Continue reading <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-2-avoiding-insurance-coverage-gaps/">Episode 2: Avoiding Insurance Coverage Gaps</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.naswassurance.org">NASW Assurance Services</a>.</p> Social Work Risky Business PodcastKeeping on top of your insurance coverages is vital to ensure your assets are protected. In this episode, we provide some tips for healthcare workers to manage risk.

Now, it all starts with the basics. First, do not assume that your employer will cover you, even if you are a student working for an agency. Next, look at the insurance policies that you need for your own protection, including cyber liability, general liability, and most definitely a malpractice professional liability policy. Many do not cover you as comprehensively as the Risk Retention Group policies.

Learn about some real-life stories on how to ensure you are covered and avoid having any insurance gaps.

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Keeping on top of your insurance coverages is vital to ensure your assets are protected. In this episode, we provide some tips for healthcare workers to manage risk. Now, it all starts with the basics. First, do not assume that … Continue reading → Keeping on top of your insurance coverages is vital to ensure your assets are protected. In this episode, we provide some tips for healthcare workers to manage risk. Now, it all starts with the basics. First, do not assume that … Continue reading → NASW Assurance Services clean 9:52 2
Episode 1: Documentation Pointers to Avoid Liability and Malpractice https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-1-documentation-pointers-to-avoid-liability-and-malpractice/ Tue, 18 Sep 2018 23:01:40 +0000 https://www.naswassurance.org/?p=3415 https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-1-documentation-pointers-to-avoid-liability-and-malpractice/#respond https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-1-documentation-pointers-to-avoid-liability-and-malpractice/feed/ 0 <p>“Medical Records Requests” and “Breach of Confidentiality” are the leading claims issues for social workers. These claims trigger lawsuits, licensing board inquiries, and HIPAA information breach liability, particularly regarding HIPAA HITECH 45 CFR Part 160, that holds social workers liable … <a href="https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-1-documentation-pointers-to-avoid-liability-and-malpractice/">Continue reading <span class="meta-nav">→</span></a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.naswassurance.org/episode-1-documentation-pointers-to-avoid-liability-and-malpractice/">Episode 1: Documentation Pointers to Avoid Liability and Malpractice</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.naswassurance.org">NASW Assurance Services</a>.</p> Social Work Risky Business Podcast

“Medical Records Requests” and “Breach of Confidentiality” are the leading claims issues for social workers. These claims trigger lawsuits, licensing board inquiries, and HIPAA information breach liability, particularly regarding HIPAA HITECH 45 CFR Part 160, that holds social workers liable for third-party (employee or a vendor of the social worker), and first-party breach (social worker) client information breach.

A malpractice judgment can hurt you personally and professionally. Time and again while malpractice insurance claims cases are adjudicated, we find that your file documentation may be the only case evidence that protects you from what your client’s lawyer says in the lawsuit filed against you. This episode provides some practical tips you need to know about keeping client records.

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“Medical Records Requests” and “Breach of Confidentiality” are the leading claims issues for social workers. These claims trigger lawsuits, licensing board inquiries, and HIPAA information breach liability, “Medical Records Requests” and “Breach of Confidentiality” are the leading claims issues for social workers. These claims trigger lawsuits, licensing board inquiries, and HIPAA information breach liability, particularly regarding HIPAA HITECH 45 CFR Part 160, that holds social workers liable … Continue reading → NASW Assurance Services clean 12:06 3