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Jennifer Frank, MD

Jennifer Frank, MD

Jennifer Frank, MD, FAAFP, is a family physician in private practice in northeastern Wisconsin, and in perpetual search of the elusive work-life balance that she's heard so much about. She is a mother of four, whose husband, also a physician, is a stay-at-home dad.

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In an era of delivery and payment reform, with an imbalance of costs and savings in care, there are complex challenges behind team-based care.

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In doing research for an upcoming conference, this doctor discovered three interesting trends on the use of social media by patients and providers alike.

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Patients are using misinformation on the web to call in orders for medication, in a growing problem known as "fast food medicine."

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This physician says the EHR can be both a source of burnout and frustration as well as a tool that improves work-life balance. Here's how.

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Patients might not always agree with your diagnosis. It's important for docs to maintain a good relationship with them when having a difficult conversation.

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Should doctors be able to freely use placebos to alleviate psychiatric suffering? Dr. Frank weighs the two sides to the debate.

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The seasons take on a different meaning for a doctor. There are the literal seasons and the metaphorical seasons of life.

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Continuing off her last blog, a physician shares more changes she has seen related to Obamacare on the front lines of medicine.

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In part one of a two-part blog, this MD shares what she sees are three of the biggest changes that have come from the implementation of the ACA.

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For one doctor, the EHR can visualize the amount of work that is done by a physician on a daily — and nightly — basis.

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