May 2008 Issue
Being All Things to All Patients [From The Editor]

You can do it all, or do some of it better.

May 2006 Issue
Retail Health Clinics Are Rolling Your Way [Feature]

This cover story will explore the retail medicine trend (MinuteClinic, Take Care, etc.) and the implications it could have for family physicians.

May 2006 Issue
What Do Retail Clinics Mean for Family Medicine? [Editorial]

Whatever we do in response to the advent of retail clinics, it seems that they have a place in health care as long as they are able to improve access, decrease costs and improve quality.

Jul-Aug 2005 Issue
Caring for Children: Re-examining the Family Physician's Role [Feature]

This article examines evidence that suggests family physicians are seeing fewer children in their practices and offers suggestions for reversing the trend.

Jul-Aug 2000 Issue
Understanding Confidentiality and Nonsolicitation Clauses [Salaried FP]

The article discusses confidentiality provisions, trade secrets and non-solicitation clauses of physician employment contracts and offers a four-part test to determine whether they are enforceable under the law.

May 2000 Issue
Strategies for Expanding Your Patient Base in Diverse Communities [Feature]

This article will discuss strategies for building a diverse patient base, a culturally competent health care team and a community-responsive practice.

Feb 2000 Issue
Are the Edges of Family Practice Being Worn Away? [Feature]

A variety of forces, from hospitalists to burnout, may be chipping away at family physicians' scope of practice. Should you be concerned?

Jun 1999 Issue
Is Your Performance Data Online Yet? [Computers]

This installment in an ongoing series of brief web-site reviews will describe a site that makes data about physician performance available to patients. The article will inform readers about what your patients can find out about you on the Web.

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