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Clinicians' Take on the Pros and Cons of Medical Scribes

Clinicians' Take on the Pros and Cons of Medical Scribes

The use of scribes has garnered a generally positive research base for being effective in improving clinician satisfaction, productivity, and physician-patient interactions.

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Practice Management Effective Communication Needed When Apologizing for Medical Errors

Effective Communication Needed When Apologizing for Medical Errors

When it comes to apologizing for medical errors, there are distinct and specific characteristics that differ from everyday apologies.

Practice Management Are Standard Financial Medical Disclosure Forms Inadequate?

Are Standard Financial Medical Disclosure Forms Inadequate?

FCOL on standardized declaration forms do not appear to be adequate.

Practice Management Doctors Spend Nearly 6 Hours Daily on EHR Tasks

Doctors Spend Nearly 6 Hours Daily on EHR Tasks

Physicians spend almost 6 hours in the electronic health record everyday.

Practice Management Coffee Linked to Lower Risk of All-cause Mortality

Coffee Linked to Lower Risk of All-cause Mortality

Coffee is associated with a lower risk of all-cause mortality.

Practice Management Strengthened Standards Needed for Shared Decision Making

Strengthened Standards Needed for Shared Decision Making

Standards of guiding the practice of shared decision making needs to be strengthened by health systems.

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AWIR Conference Strengthens Role of Women in Rheumatology

AWIR was formed to promote the science and practice of rheumatology, with a focus on the advancement and education of women in the field.

Practice Management Interactive Module for Physicians to Clarify Professional Boundaries

Interactive Module for Physicians to Clarify Professional Boundaries

An interactive training module in medical ethics can help physicians understand professional boundaries.

Practice Management Dual-Physician Parenting, Does the Number of Hours Worked Vary by Gender?

Dual-Physician Parenting, Does the Number of Hours Worked Vary by Gender?

In dual-physician couples with kids, women have less weekly hours that they work.

Practice Management 40% of Patients Report Breakdowns in Care at Hospitals

40% of Patients Report Breakdowns in Care at Hospitals

About 40% of hospital patients reported breakdowns in care, for varying reasons.

Practice Management Guidance for Preventing Practice Billing Errors

Guidance for Preventing Practice Billing Errors

Up to 80% of medical bills contain errors which can lead to loss of reimbursement.

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