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Assisting Patients Outside of the Clinic Setting With the Help of Modern Technology

Assisting Patients Outside of the Clinic Setting With the Help of Modern Technology

One should be careful when told that a child has a fever and a rash: it could be meningococcemia.

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Practice Management Hospitals Must Be Prepared for Ransomware Attacks

Hospitals Must Be Prepared for Ransomware Attacks

Hackers are increasingly using viruses to lock hospital computer systems and hold sensitive medical data and other files hostage.

Practice Management #WhatADoctorLooksLike Examines Gender and Race Discrimination

#WhatADoctorLooksLike Examines Gender and Race Discrimination

#WhatADoctorLooksLike went viral and brought forth similar stories of individuals being discredited due to skin color and/or gender.

Practice Management The Hedgehog or the Fox: Which Fits Your Physician Personality?

The Hedgehog or the Fox: Which Fits Your Physician Personality?

What kind of doctor do your patients want you to be?

Practice Management New House Bill Would Repeal Limitations on Physician-Owned Hospitals

New House Bill Would Repeal Limitations on Physician-Owned Hospitals

The US House of Representatives introduced a new bill that would repeal banning construction of physician-owned hospitals.

Practice Management FDA Warning: Inaccurate Results Produced by Lead Test

FDA Warning: Inaccurate Results Produced by Lead Test

However, the majority of tests are unaffected, according to US officials.

Practice Management Adoption, Maintenance of 4 Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors Increases Lifespan

Adoption, Maintenance of 4 Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors Increases Lifespan

There were increased survival times for men and women adopting 4 healthy behaviors vs none or 1 behavior.

Practice Management Does Age Influence the Probability of Patients Leaving AMA?

Does Age Influence the Probability of Patients Leaving AMA?

Race/ethnicity and poverty are more pronounced as risk factors for DAMA in elderly inpatients.

Practice Management Are AED Drones the Solution to Improve Survival Rates in Cardiac Arrest?

Are AED Drones the Solution to Improve Survival Rates in Cardiac Arrest?

Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survival rates have slowly decreased in recent years.

Practice Management Healthcare Rules: How Many are Inconvenient and Outdated?

Healthcare Rules: How Many are Inconvenient and Outdated?

A major complaint in healthcare systems is that there are many rules that have no beneficial outcomes.

Practice Management Insurers Recruiting Former Pharma Reps to Cut Costs

Insurers Recruiting Former Pharma Reps to Cut Costs

Former pharma reps are educating doctors about the costs of medications and encouraging the use of generics.

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