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Conflict between medical practice staff can devastate a practice. Here's how to prevent and/or deal with it appropriately.
CMS' Self-Disclosure Protocol: Good Intent, Bad Process
While the concept of physicians disclosing potential wrongdoing might appear valid on paper, it is actually more trouble that it is worth.
Healthcare Changes Present New Physician Liability Risks
Change can impact a physician’s two key risk exposures: professional liability and long-term disability. Here's how to reduce your risks.
Debating a Physician's Role in Assisting Patient Death
Should physicians use our craft to assist our patient's deaths to fulfill our obligation to alleviate suffering? Here are two sides of the argument.
How Physicians, Managers Should Handle 'Too Much to Do'
Here are some questions that can help physicians and medical practice managers determine if they can safely take on more responsibilities.
PAs are Often at the Heart of Rural Healthcare
Here are five ways certified PAs are helping to solve the nation’s rural health challenges.
How Employed Physicians Can Improve Their Finances
Employed physicians lose many of the tax advantages and other benefits of running their own practice. Here are some ways to counteract the negative effects.
PAs and Malpractice Risks: A PA's Perspective
I have heard some physicians use malpractice risks as a reason to not work with PAs. Here's how I respond.
Four Ways to Reduce Diabetes Care Malpractice Risks
Diabetes care can raise some unique malpractice risks. Watch this 60-second video to learn what steps your practice should be taking to reduce the risks.
How Physicians Can Improve Relations with Managers
Here are three tips to how physicians can improve relationships with their practice management teams from expert Charlie Hauck.
Resolving Conflict among Medical Practice Staff
Consultant Charlie Hauck provides five key components for practices to resolve conflict when it occurs and try to reduce it from happening in the first place.
Physicians' Biggest Retirement Question: How Much Do I Need?
Financial adviser David Alemian shares three steps for every physician to prepare to live the same lifestyle they do today when they hang up their stethoscope.
Eight Traits Shared by Successful Physicians
We asked physicians, "What is the most important trait for today's doctors to possess?" Here's what they said.
Ten Must-Read Resources for Medical Practices
Here are 10 must-read resources for busy physicians and medical practice staff to stay up to date on changes in healthcare.
Ten Things Physicians Wish Patients Understood
We asked physicians what they wish their patients understood about their profession. Here's what they said.
Eight Facts about Nurse Practitioners for Patients
Eight facts about nurse practitioners that your medical practice can use when discussing these providers with patients.
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