7 things to consider when a physician goes part-time

October 27, 2020
Ericka L. Adler, JD
Ericka L. Adler, JD

Shareholder at Roetzel & Andress

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Logan Lutton
Logan Lutton

Associate Editor, Medical Economics and Physician's Practice

If one of the physicians in your practice is switching to part-time status, numerous issues will have to be addressed first.

A common question asked by practices is how they might allow physician owners to switch to part-time status or perhaps no longer participate in certain modalities (such as no longer providing obstetrician services in an ob-gyn practice).

There are many factors to consider in coming up with an effective part-time/reduced modality policy that works with the physician practice. The following are some concepts to consider: