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Health care reform, the patient-centered medical home, and the impact of environmental change on global health are just a few of the topics to be discussed at the Internal Medicine 2009 Medicine 2009 in Philadelphia this week.

To stay solvent, practices will need to work smarter and refine staff roles so that all employees are working to the top of their license.

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Physician assistants are educated in a collaborative approach to improve coordination of care and patient outcomes.

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NPs and PAs can bring a number of strengths to the table; in particular a focus on patient education, care coordination, and wellness promotion.

In radiology, and all of medicine, are we implementing technology to satisfy mandates without realizing its real potential?

Physicians Practice 2015 Staff Salary Survey Regional Data

Regional medical practice data from the 2015 Staff Salary Survey, exploring compensation levels for key medical practice staff based on years of experience.

Physicians Practice Staff Salary Survey 2015 National Data

Complete national medical practice data from the 2015 Staff Salary Survey, exploring compensation and related trends.

Our seventh annual Staff Salary Survey collected data from nearly 1,100 practices nationwide. Here are some key data points every practice should know.

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The OIG may very well be signaling its intention to hold boards, or even individual board members, responsible for oversight responsibility for their organizations.

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Tailored risk management can reduce healthcare costs. While your insurer does its best to reduce your risk, here are three ways physicians can do the same.

Membership medicine makes good economic sense for primary-care physicians and their patients. Here's how.

A multidisciplinary group has issued guidelines for lowering the risk of neurological injuries tied to injections for short-term relief of radicular pain.

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A concierge model may not be the answer for every practice, but it does serve as an example of what’s possible with technology and the right priorities.

Binge eating disorder (BED) is the most common eating disorder in the United States. Lifetime prevalence in adult women is approximately 3.5% and in adult men, 2.0%. Prevalence among adolescents is an estimated 1.6 %.

FDG PET may not be valuable for all breast cancer histologies.

Digital breast tomosynthesis is effective in detecting breast cancer overall, but particularly so in dense breast tissue.

Here are some general guidelines from the CDC to prevent transmissions of all respiratory infections — especially the flu — at your office.

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Watchman Nee’s suggestion of a potential link between spirituality and mental health is no longer foreign to the field of psychiatry. Recent studies indicate that spiritual beliefs may have a positive effect on mental health.

Reading X-rays is turning this radiologist back into a dayhawk.

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If you can't ignore a bad online patient review and are considering a defamation suit vs. a patient, here are three things to consider first.

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