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In today’s time-pressured healthcare environment, doctors (especially those of us in primary care) have more to do than ever before.  Between patient visits, charts, computer glitches, prescription refills, and emergency more »

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We have all had the patient that just won’t follow the medical recommendations that they are given, no matter how many times we explain to them why it is so more »

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What exactly is telemedicine? And, how has telemedicine evolved from traditional phone calls, consults, or nurse triage that you have been doing for years to communicate with and care for more »

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Effective communication is one of the most important facets of a doctor patient relationship. This fragile and delicate relationship needs to be nurtured carefully. And the best way to do more »

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With the deadline of the switch to ICD-10 from ICD-9 coming closer, the healthcare industry is under immense pressure. The main reason being the adjustment from one coding system to more »

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A New Source of Income Obstacles that the bio-medical industry face involve the availability or recruitment of participants for their clinical trials and the expense of amassing clinical trial data more »

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