Jennifer Frank, MD, reflects on the struggles she and her patients face when adopting healthy lifestyle habits and why doing so remains worth the effort.
This vision of addiction and chronic pain care is a pipe dream in this era of such limited resources.
If it's been awhile since you've been able to sit still and be alone with your thoughts, here are three suggestion that can help you.
Doctors are human and face all the same illnesses, injuries, and disasters that everyone else does.
Multiple changes in the healthcare field are working synergistically to pull an increasing number of physicians into the bitter swirl of burnout.
Decreasing documentation requirements leads to decreasing reimbursement for the same amount of clinical work.
Since the inception of the PA profession, PAs have been shown to be part of solution when it comes to healthcare delivery. Physicians who work in rural areas need PAs to practice to the full extent of their training and experience.
Consider taking precautions to prevent staff from leaving—and taking your belongings with them.
There is recognition among traditional health care organizations that we need to change drastically and quickly in order to meet the needs of all our patients.
The push to provide customer service comes at a cost to the physician-patient relationship.