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“Neither a Borrower Nor a Lender Be ...”: When It Comes to Procuring Medications for Individual Plastic Surgical Practices

Catalano, Kathleen RN, JD, FHIMSS; Springer, Rachelle MS, ARNP, CS, CPSN, LHCRM

doi: 10.1097/PSN.0b013e3181deea07
Departments: Legal Department

Kathleen Catalano, RN, JD, FHIMSS, Principal at Catalano and Finch Compliance Advisors, Carrollton, Texas, specializing in healthcare regulatory compliance. Her expertise is in the areas of patient safety, risk management, The Joint Commission and CMS preparedness, quality, and medical staff. Ms. Catalano is a frequent speaker at national conferences and her articles have been published in many healthcare journals and magazines.

Rachelle Springer, MS, ARNP, CS, CPSN, LHCRM, President of RCS Consulting Group, Inc.; also serves as a consultant to office-based surgical facilities for accreditation preparation nationwide.

Address correspondence to Kathleen Catalano, RN, JD, FHIMSS, Catalano and Finch Compliance Advisors, 1509 Shannon Court, Carrollton, TX 75006 (e-mail:

Quoted words in the title are from Hamlet Act 1, scene 3, 75–77, William Shakespeare

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