WEDNESDAY, Jan. 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Millions of Americans aged 65 and older fall every year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ...Read More »
What Were The Best Paying Medical Specialties Last Year?
Physician search firm Merritt Hawkins recently released a report based on over 3,000 of its provider placements in the last year. One of the major ...Read More »
Why I Became A Primary Care Physician
By Steven Stroll, MD I’ve been around medicine my entire life. I am the son, grandson, nephew, husband, cousin and brother-in-law of doctors. After years ...Read More »
Should Doctors Participate in the Death Penalty?
By now, you’ve heard about the execution-gone-bad in Oklahoma where inmate Clayton Lockett died of a heart attack forty minutes after his lethal injection began and was abruptly ...Read More »
Will Better Sleep Help Your Fibromyalgia?
By Seth Lederman, M.D. While there are about six million people living with fibromyalgia syndrome (FM) in the United States, only about half are currently ...Read More »
Doctors: Getting Paid for Out-of-Network Patients Difficult
By Franklin J. Rooks Jr., PT, MBA, Esq. Many physicians have come to the conclusion that some insurance contracts aren’t worth having. More and more ...Read More »
How Physician Practices Should Handle Malpractice Tail
By Daniel M. Bernick, JD, MBA For years and years, malpractice “tail” has been a thorn in the side of medical practices and their physician ...Read More »
Medical Mistakes Common: Breakdown in Doctor, Patient Exams
By Brad Broker “Missed, wrong, and delayed diagnoses have been underappreciated by internal peer review, autopsy reports, and examination of malpractice claims.” That is according ...Read More »
Cancer Family Caregivers: Know Your Rights!
By Deborah J. Cornwall As a cancer caregiver, you have both responsibilities and rights. Interviews with 86 family cancer caregivers and informal conversations with dozens ...Read More »
Physician: Speak Out Against Gun Violence
By Harvey B. Lefton, MD With the senseless violence at the Sandy Hook elementary school we are once again plunged into a period of national ...Read More »