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We assumed that our patients weren't ready for secure messaging or that, if they were, it would overburden our staff. We couldn't have been more wrong.
Before you can help a "difficult" patient, you may need to change how you view that person.
How you share the news can have a lasting effect on your patients and their families.
Defiant, defensive and depressed, he was the highlight of my day.
This simple interviewing technique is designed to stimulate patients' desire to change and give them the confidence to do so.
When practices promote fitness as the treatment of choice for all patients, good things happen.
Could being productive really be so effortless?
It is possible to do the important work of precepting students and still get home in time for dinner.
Your practice members have the answers; they just need to be heard.
Effectively addressing a colleague's impairement requires care, planning and courage.