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Three Tips for Recruiting and Retaining Top Physician Assistants
To continue to attract and keep top-quality physician assistants on staff, private medical practices should consider three approaches.
Why the Hospital Buying Spree May be Coming to an End
With the future profitability of physician acquisition still up in the air, hospitals will likely slow their approach.
ICD-10 Implementation Looms: How Medical Practices Can Begin Preparing
The ICD-10 transition will require practices to spend time and money, but doing so now will keep your practice from having to commit even more time or money after October 1.
Apologizing for Medical Missteps: Whether it's a Mistake for Physicians
Thirty seven states have now passed some version of medical malpractice apology laws. Here's what physicians need to keep in mind.
Physicians Should Prepare Now for Medicare Cuts
If Medicare cuts become too cumbersome — independent physicians, employed physicians, and patients will suffer.
Staying Independent as a Medical Practice Might Mean Collaboration
If you’re looking to stay independent and interested in integrating with other practices, here are three tips to help you decide whether it is right for you.
Infographic: To Sell or Not to Sell Your Medical Practice
Check out this infographic to see why you’re not alone in considering selling your practice, and why selling might not be all it’s cracked up to be.
Five Tips to Reduce Patient Dissatisfaction with Wait Times
Here are some low- and no-cost ways physicians can reduce wait times and increase patient satisfaction.
Growing Push to Eliminate Annual Medicare Reimbursement Cuts
Medicare physician reimbursements will be slashed by 24.4 percent on January 1. However, a new push on Capitol Hill could put a stop to it.
Four Considerations Before Dismissing a Patient from Your Practice
Dismissing a patient from your medical practice without taking the proper precautions can raise ethical and legal problems.