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If it isn't thoughtfully applied, the team model may have unintended consequences.
If we want joy in practice, we're going to have to try a different approach.
One family physician thinks we should stop pretending that it is.
If you're prone to overcommitment, you may be at risk for A-fib.
The author answers physicians' questions related to determining the appropriate patient panel size, managing workload and transitioning to the ideal panel size.
What good old days? You're $1.35 an hour better off today.
The article explains how to calculate the ideal number of patients a physician should have on his or her panel in order to optimize patient access to care, continuity of care and quality of care.
The article suggests five tips for physicians to decrease the amount of administrative work they encounter on a daily basis.
The author, a time-management expert, describes how to use the updating technique to better manage multiple projects and enhance communication with colleagues.
The article walks physicians through the issues they must explore before starting or joining a new practice, from figuring out the number of hours they'd like to work per week to figuring out their scope of practice.