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Don't Bet on Federal Tort Reform

With Republicans in the White House and Congress, the idea of new federal rules surrounding medical malpractice is gaining steam among physician advocacy groups. However, most experts are pumping the breaks, saying it's unlikely to happen. Also: Here are the steps you should take if you are sued for malpractice.

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CMS' proposed rule for the 2018 performance year of the Quality Payment Program should be seen as a major win for small practices, experts say.

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Dr. Daniel Hoffman's guide on what to do if your patient has to leave your practice, for one reason or another.

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Legal advice on how to ensure you don't get in trouble for negligent conduct in taking care of a patient with a drug-seeking problem.

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Follow these tips to avoid feeling overwhelmed by MACRA requirements, while remaining prepared for the uncertain future.

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Small practices can benefit from partnering with an IT partner to fit their needs, here are some tips on choosing that partner.

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The Senate repeal and replace of Obamacare was published this week and like the House version, it faces strong resistance from medical groups.

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A doctor finds her scope of care narrowing considerably as the healthcare landscape changes, leaving her contemplating her future as a physician.

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Physicians Practice Pearls

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Use the "knowledge, skills, and attitude" concept when hiring staff at your practice, to ensure you bring the right person aboard.

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If your IT person leaves your practice, you need to be prepared to take over his duties and ensure things continue to run smoothly.

Developing this kind of document can let physicians know what expectations your practice has of them.

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