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Referring to a 1903 book on medical practice management, the author argues that physicians faced challenges 100 years ago that are startlingly similar to today's problems -- threats to primary care, inadequate income, scheming lawyers and more.
One family physician thinks we should stop pretending that it is.
Sometimes, our patients give us gifts far greater than anything we've given them.
What do you do when serving others becomes drudgery?
When faced with organizational bureaucracy, physicians can either give in, get out or learn how to orbit.
Here's a plan for figuring out which practice is right for you.
When we invite our patients to be part of the solution, even difficult encounters can become rewarding.
With a little soul-searching, you can conquer boredom in your life and work.
The article examines common causes of professional dissatisfaction among physicians and suggests possible solutions.
More and more family physicians are adding new services and getting rave reviews. Here’s how to find the niche that’s right for you.