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Dr. Michael Zittle needed a practice analysis for his mobile corporate physical and diagnostic testing service in Central Pennsylvania.
Dr. Zittle had been approached by an interested buyer who made an unsolicited offer for his business. Brian King and Healthscope were recommended to Zittle as an excellent firm to provide a sound Fair Market Value assessment and opinion — an evaluation determining the net worth of the business.
Dr. Zittle needed the tentative value to determine if the price he was extended was a lowball offer. He asked for a quick turnaround and Healthscope delivered. Within a few days, King came back with an estimate of the fair market value of the...
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced last year it would put new emphasis on enforcing workplace safety standards under the general duty clause of the OSHA act.
This clause uses industry-recognized standards to evaluate workplace situations where there are no specific rules applied to a hazardous workplace situation. In the health care workplace this can include patient handling, blood-borne pathogens, workplace violence, tuberculosis, and slips, trips and falls.
In an attempt to toughen general standards, OSHA has recently pushed to educate healthcare facilities on the dangers of lifting patients...