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Slowly but surely, it's getting easier to help your patients kick the habit.
The article explains the merits of dictating notes in the exam room with the patient present, as a way to increase efficiency and improve patient care.
The article describes an enrollment interview or family conference, which the author uses to introduce prospective patients to the practice and to lay the groundwork for a positive, long-term doctor-patient relationship.
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The article describes how family physicians can assist patients through the mourning process and provides a patient education handout.
Patient education piece designed to help the patient understand the responsibilities of the pharmacy, the physician and the patient when it comes to filling, refilling and paying for prescribed drugs.
Patient education piece designed to help the patient identify the kind of managed care plan he is a member of.