Good advice — the kind that sticks with you and serves you well — is priceless. We asked physicians and clinical staff to share the best career-related guidance they ever received. Here's what they said.
Practice Rounds: Anthem, Cigna Sniping at Each Other
As Anthem and Cigna aim to merge, reports say the two companies have been sniping at each other. Also, are fitness trackers effective in weight loss?
Five Reasons for Medical Practice Staff Development
When it comes to belt-tightening, staff training is usually one of the first places managers look to cut back. Here are five reasons why you shouldn't.
How Physicians Can Be Better Role Models
Patients look to their physicians to lead by example. If your harried day leaves something to desire, here are five remedies.
Docs, Admin Don't Trust Each Other, Says Leadership Expert
In part two of our interview with Retired Lt. General, Mark Hertling, he talks about why physicians and administrators are often not on the same page.
Four Ways Physicians Can Harness the Power of Reflection
Being able to periodically pause and reflect during the work day can make a dramatic difference in well-being.
How a Military General Became a Physician Leader Expert
Retired Lt. General Mark Hertling talks with Physicians Practice about his transition from the military battlefield to healthcare in this two-part Q&A.
Four Ways Doctors Can Take Advantage of Long Weekends
Physicians have minimal downtime — something that can protect against burnout. However, when given a long weekend, they often dabble in work activities.
10 Revealing Quotes on Physician Burnout
Most likely you have your own opinions about the stresses and challenges of being a physician. Here's what our experts in the field have to say.
Physicians Share Biggest Lessons from Medical School
For most doctors, medical school was a whirlwind of lectures and incredibly hard tests. We asked them what they took away from the experience.
Seven Social Skills They Don't Teach in Medical School
Patients and colleagues benefit from a physician's ability to communicate with confidence. Mastering such skills leads to increased career satisfaction.
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