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  1. Increasing clear teeth alignment product demand gives rise to potential issues for dentists

    29 October 2019 | Insurance & Health Law

    Clear teeth alignment products have become increasingly widespread across the dental and orthodontic industries in recent years. Recently, the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency’s (AHPRA) criminal offences unit reportedly launched an...

  2. Risk Management Tips – Experien case studies

    28 August 2019 | Insurance & Health Law

    Case study one As part of a health fund’s regular conduct review into their providers’ claiming patterns, a general dentist was asked to produce copies of various documents, including full customer records, treatment plans, patient notes,...

  3. Risk Management Tips - Experien case studies

    22 July 2019 | Insurance & Health Law

    Case study one A general dentist referred a patient to an endodontist for root canal treatment. The treatment was completed and the endodontist instructed the patient to have a crown placed by her general dentist. The endodontist had no record of sending...

  4. The Federal Court dismissed a claim for indemnity under a property damage insuring clause as the claim was with respect to defective works rather than ‘property damage’

    14 May 2019 | Insurance & Health Law

    The Federal Court recently dismissed a claim under the liability coverage clause of a business insurance policy (policy) for alleged ‘property damage’ to an underground conduit for carrying cables, finding the claim concerned defective works...