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Ten Notable Physician-related Malpractice Statistics
A look at 10 physician-related malpractice lawsuit statistics pulled from various reports and surveys.
Would You Ever Refuse to Treat An Unvaccinated Child?
How does your practice handle it when a parent refuses to vaccinate his child in accordance with recommended medical guidelines?
15 Things Doctors Hate Hearing Patients Say
Doctors have heard it all. Here's what some of our physician readers said they can't stand hearing from patients.
How Involved Do You Get When a Patient Refuses Treatment?
Share what you do in this type of situation and why. Your response might help another physician deal with this issue.
HIPAA Does Not Prevent Information Disclosure if Patient Poses Harm
Providers across the country are questioning what should be done if they believe a patient poses a threat to others. Here’s some guidance.
Dealing with Time-consuming Patients at Your Medical Practice
I have a patient who constantly calls my practice and lingers in my reception area questioning my staff after her visit. I'm running out of solutions …and patience.
Communication Tips for Physicians
Hone your skills to create positive relationships with your patients and improve care quality.
Patient Dismissal: When and How to Do It
Watch our on-demand webinar on patient dismissal — when to do it and how to do it correctly.
Dealing with 'Problem' Patients
Both physicians and patients enter a practice visit with certain expectations. Sometimes they are the same but sometimes, they differ and the relationship can get strained.
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