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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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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.

It'd be nice to ask a new patient about their family history with malpractice lawsuits. Unfortunately, that's not allowed, as this physician finds out.

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A recent settlement highlights the importance of medical facilitates reporting a breach of protected health information in a timely manner.

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What do practices need to know about the proposed rule for MACRA reporting in 2018? Here are our top 10 takeaways.

Your patients and staff members are your best marketing tool. Get them to be "super fans" of you and your practice.

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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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