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Communication Issues Can Lead to Malpractice Claims
A recent study looked at the effect miscommunication had on malpractice claims. The results show the value in being clear and concise with patients.
Getting Ripped Off by a Broker
Physicians investing with brokerage firms have to be careful not to get ripped off by brokers taking more than their fair share.
Building a Diverse Workforce for a Healthier Future
There are a lack of minorities represented in healthcare professions. Action must be taken to address this issue.
Of Cognitive Science, Political Correctness, and EHRs
A continuing discussion on philosophical books which will enhance critical thinking and communication skills — in healthcare and in life.
When Can Medical Documents be Disclosed in Court?
A recent ruling in Texas is important for physicians to know, because it shows that laws regarding disclosure can have exemptions.
The Hierarchy of Values within a Medical Practice
We’re all willing to sacrifice one principle for another. As a practice leader, you must develop a framework to choose between competing values.
Maybe You Don't Need Life Insurance?
Life insurance is very rarely a good investment. The vast majority of physicians and staff should only buy enough to replace potentially lost income.
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