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After wrestling with the decision, this family physician ended up where she started, but she gained a good deal of insight along the way.
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.
This article will provide salaried FPs or physicians considering salaried positions with information about what kinds of benefits are currently being offered, what to look for and what to avoid.
If your relationship with an integrated organization seems tenuous, try to shore it up before you give up.
The author describes techniques for negotiating using scenarios that physicians commonly encounter.
As integrated organizations come apart, family physicians are finding a variety of ways to bail out.
This article will give salaried FPs advice on how they can overcome institutional roadblocks to gaining positions of leadership in health care organizations.
This article will examine why the salaried physicians at Medalia HealthCare (Seattle area) decided to unionize and how they went about it.
By joining forces with unions, some family physicians are hoping to overcome the unrealistic demands of managed care.
This article discusses what benefits salaried FPs should seek to negotiate into their employment contracts.