MDs doing wrong-site surgery: Why is it still happening?
Publish date: September 30, 2021
“When they make a wrong-site error, usually the first thing they say is, ‘I never thought this would happen to me.’ ”READ MORE >
Docs fight back after losing hospital privileges, patients, and income
Publish date: August 10, 2021
Physicians in St. Louis lost their hospital privileges when the hospital entered into an exclusive contract with other physicians. They’re losing patients and money.READ MORE >
Seven ways President Biden could now change health care
Publish date: January 21, 2021
Democrats’ small majorities in both houses of Congress suggest that moderation and bipartisanship will be necessary to get things done.READ MORE >
Is your job performance being evaluated for the wrong factors?
Publish date: July 8, 2020
“The best way to motivate improved performance is through purpose and mission,” says Dr. Robert Pearl.READ MORE >
COVID-19: What will happen to physician income this year?
Publish date: May 13, 2020
In recent weeks, physicians have gotten the first hints of how much income they could lose in the COVID-19 crisis.“At a combined system and hospital board meeting yesterday, there was a financial presentation,” said a...READ MORE >
COVID-19: Employers cut doc pay and bonuses: What’s your recourse?
Publish date: April 29, 2020
Two physician contract attorneys describe actions that employers are taking and provide advice on how physicians can deal with changes that may violate their contracts.READ MORE >
What you absolutely need to know about tail coverage
Publish date: February 10, 2020
Physicians in all stages of their career may need tail coverage when they leave a job, change malpractice carriers, or retire. But young physicians often have greater problems with tail coverage.READ MORE >