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Apr 02, 2020

Gov. Murphy Temporarily Expands Scope of Practice for Advanced Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants, While Also Providing Broad Civil Immunity to Health Care Professionals Aiding With the COVID-19 Pandemic

As the number of positive COVID-19 cases in New Jersey is expected to continue to rise and in anticipation of the need to expand the New Jersey health care system’s capacity, Gov. Murphy issued Executive Order 112 on April 1, 2020 (“Order”).» Read More

Jul 18, 2018

New York Passes Law Requiring Annual Sexual Harassment Prevention Training

Both New York State and New York City have recently passed laws which require that employers now conduct annual and comprehensive sexual harassment prevention training for its employees. This mandate applies to all physicians and medical practices with any employees.

According to the New York State law, effective October 9, 2018: “Every employer shall utilize the model sexual harassment prevention training program pursuant to this subdivision or establish a training program for employees to prevent sexual harassment that equals or exceeds the minimum standards provided by such model training.» Read More