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Family medicine may be a single specialty, but it comes in almost as many "flavors" as there are family physicians. This collection of articles is designed to display a variety of flavors of practice and give you a start in a practice that suits your taste.

The Variety of Practice Possibilities

02/01/2001 14 Alternative Practice Styles
01/01/2003 Choosing Between Clinical Practice and Administration
03/01/2007 Is Moonlighting Right For You?
02/01/1999 A Physician's Guide to Locum Tenens
01/01/2003 Providing Charity Care: A Primer on Liability Risk

Independent and Solo Practice

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Employed Practice, General

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Innovative Practice Models

02/01/2006 Cashing in on House Calls
02/01/2006 Cash-Only Practice: Could It Work for You?
03/01/2002 Going Solo: One Doc, One Room, One Year Later
02/01/2008 A New Model of Charitable Care: The Robin Hood Practice

Practicing Part-Time

09/01/2002 A Job-Share Model for the New Millenium
06/01/2004 Part-Time Practice: Making It Work
06/01/1999 A Part-Time Practice Success Story
12/01/2014 Incorporating part-time physicians into panels [Practice Pearls]
06/01/2001 Part-Time Call Schedules [Ask FPM]
04/01/2001 Part-Time Malpractice Premiums [Ask FPM]
10/01/2000 Part-Time Practice Advice [Ask FPM]

Job Hunting

06/01/2003 Demystifying Common Terms in Employment Agreements
08/01/2006 Finding the Perfect Job Tool
01/01/2001 Interviewing 101 Tool
12/01/2002 A Primer on Employment Contracts
04/01/2009 Tying the Partnership Knot: Making It a Win for Both Practice and Associate

Leaving Practice

02/01/2002 It's Not Too Early to Prepare for Semi-Retirement
10/01/2005 A Must-Do List for the Departing Physician
12/01/2004 Negotiating Your Semi-Retirement Package

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