Monthly Archives: September 2014

Residents Report: Salary, Debt and Job Satisfaction

As a resident, you face a unique set of financial challenges at the beginning of your medical career. At this point in your life, you’re probably thousands of dollars in debt from student loans you’ve accumulated over the years. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), 86% of medical students graduate with […]

By |September 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Do You Need Flood Insurance?

A Message from Liberty Mutual Insurance

By Dennis Goebel, Vice President, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company

Do you think you need flood insurance only if you live near water? Think again. Floods can be caused by heavy rainfall, melting snow, clogged drainage systems and broken levees. All it takes is a few inches of water to cause […]

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    Face Time: Family Physicians Split Time Between Screens and Patients

Face Time: Family Physicians Split Time Between Screens and Patients

Family medicine is known for being one of the most compassionate medical specialties in the health care world. Because family physicians have the opportunity to treat the whole person, they are at an advantage for providing ongoing, comprehensive care to patients of all ages and health backgrounds. And unlike other medical specialists, family physicians […]

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    The Impact of Health Care Reform on Physician Practices in 2015

The Impact of Health Care Reform on Physician Practices in 2015

Since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, physicians have been dealing with both the good and the bad associated with this new law. While the ACA will generate an increase in patient volume for struggling practices, underperforming practices will experience lower compensation and various penalties. With this in mind, here are the main […]

By |September 2nd, 2014|Healthcare Reform|0 Comments|