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Aubrey Westgate is senior editor at Physicians Practice, where she writes and edits for the journal and covers news for the blog. In her spare time she enjoys reading and spending time with her family. Google +
Managing Change at Your Medical Practice
Health reform is forcing many medical practices to change how they do business. Here's how physicians can help their managers, partners, and staff adjust.
Addressing Medical Practice Staff Conflict
Conflict between medical practice staff can devastate a practice. Here's how to prevent and/or deal with it appropriately.
Don't Call PAs Midlevel Providers
From nonphysician providers to advanced practitioners, PAs are referred to in many ways. Here's what one PA says is the appropriate terminology.
The Changing Nature of the Physician Assistant Workforce
John McGinnity, president of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, shares how PA practice is changing, and how physicians and practices should adapt.
Reduce Malpractice Risks: Infectious Diseases
The first imported case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. underscores the need for practices to actively address risks associated with infectious diseases.
Eight Facts about Physician Assistants for Patients
Eight facts about physician assistants that your medical practice can use when discussing these providers with patients.
Ten Ways to Save Your Medical Practice Money
Money is tight at medical practices. Here are some small ways to reduce your operating costs.
Six Ways to Mitigate HIPAA Violations
This 60-second video clip will help your medical practice identify six ways to reduce the likelihood of a HIPAA breach due to cyber crime.
Ten Real-life Lessons Learned by Physicians After Medical School
Medical school taught you a lot, but it didn't teach you everything. Here are 10 of the biggest lessons physicians say they learned while practicing medicine.
Opening a Multi-physician Direct-pay Practice
How a five-physician internal medicine practice nixed its payer contracts and began charging patients directly for services.
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