Communicating With Patients About Difficult DiagnosesAugust 14th 2019
It's never easy discussing with your patient a difficult diagnosis or a complication that came up due to medical treatment, and yet, these conversations have to be had. Here are some ways to tackle these types of conversations to keep communication between you and your patient open.
How to Communicate Clearly with Patients About Healthcare CostsAugust 7th 2019
Patients are often frustrated with not only how much they have to pay their medical bills, but how they have to pay them. Make sure you properly communicate with patients what they are expected to do and how you can help them.
4 Tips to Help Keep Work at WorkJuly 10th 2019
The main cause of stress for many people is their workload, and physicians are no stranger to this. An overburdening workload can not only help to ruin your productivity at work but also negatively impact your home life. In order to work towards a proper balance of the two it's best to try and keep work at work. Here’s 4 tips to do just that.
How Doctors Can Enter the World of Medical WritingJuly 3rd 2019
Using your physician expertise to enter the world of medical writing can lead to a fulfilling career that will allow you to reach out to consumers, and patients, in a way that direct clinical work may not let you. However, medical writing isn't for everyone, and it can be a tricky landscape to navigate, so follow this guide to help you get started.
3 Ways to Stay Safe from Phishing EmailsJune 28th 2019
Phishing emails are one of the simplest tools in a hacker's toolbox, and they're some of the most effective methods of illegally gaining health records. Make sure you're protecting your patient's information, and your own information, with these 3 simple tips.
Home Buying Made Easy: Begin with the End in MindJune 26th 2019
Buying a new home can be a stressful process, especially when you're on a time crunch. To help alleviate this self-made stress, consider a strategy that starts with how you want to end in mind.
The Doctor's Guide to HIPAA Compliant MarketingJune 24th 2019
A key part of any marketing plan is making sure you stay up to date on the reviews and comments that are being left for your practice online but don't forget to consider HIPAA when discussing these reviews and using them to highlight the work your team does.
Employer Restrictions on Physician Side GigsJune 10th 2019
As a physician you have the unique opportunity to expand your career outside of the clinic through opportunities in writing, teaching, consulting and so much more. However, before you look for a "side-gig" make sure you understand all of your employer's potential restrictions on them.