By building a practice model that we enjoy, it enhances our ability to “cure sometimes, treat often, and comfort always.”
Helen M. Farrell, MD
There is a lot to think about when starting a private practice—and yet more to consider when embarking on a forensic psychiatry practice. A review of a classic book that written by a giant in the field.
The trend toward transparent documentation has potential for many benefits, yet it remains a provocative concept for the field of psychiatry. In this podcast, Dr Helen Farrell answers several salient questions about transparency.
Good documentation can be used by psychiatrists to enhance the physician-patient relationship. Of course, transparency could come at a price to practitioners, so following reasonable guidelines outlined in this article is key.