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Friday Aug 23, 2019

Drowning in paperwork requests? Try redirecting these three types

Having to fill out paperwork for patients you haven't treated or diagnosed can be a burden. Follow this advice for sending that work where it belongs.


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Posted at 09:00AM Aug 23, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Thursday Aug 22, 2019

Six simple symptom diaries to help your patients help you

Patients who keep track of their symptoms or activities can make diagnosis and treatment much easier. These examples of patient diaries can get you started.


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Posted at 09:00AM Aug 22, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Wednesday Aug 21, 2019

Your next job: How to find the right work environment

Physicians investigating a new job will naturally be concerned about compensation. But you should also ask these five questions to see if the new workplace is right for you.


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Posted at 09:00AM Aug 21, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Friday Aug 16, 2019

Eight tactics to identify and reduce your implicit biases

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Unconscious biases can affect the quality of care and make workplaces more difficult. These tips can help you discover and combat your own biases.


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Posted at 09:00AM Aug 16, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Thursday Aug 15, 2019

Tips for getting more patients to agree to chronic care management services

Patients eligible for chronic care management services have to agree to receive them before their physicians can get reimbursed. Physicians who have gone through the process share their best practices.


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Posted at 09:00AM Aug 15, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Wednesday Aug 14, 2019

Provide employee criticism the right way

Providing employees with critical feedback can be difficult. One physician shares how he does it, and how to increase the likelihood that the worker listens.


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Posted at 06:15AM Aug 14, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Friday Aug 09, 2019

The secret to better communication with patients? Talk less

Instead of overloading patients with information they won’t remember, focus on communicating just three things your patients need to know.


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Posted at 07:00AM Aug 09, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Thursday Aug 08, 2019

One time-saving task your nurse can do at the end of every visit

Expanding the role of nurses and medical assistants in your practice can help you be more efficient. Here’s one time-saving task they can start doing at the end of every patient visit.


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Posted at 07:00AM Aug 08, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Wednesday Aug 07, 2019

The right way to leave your job

When it’s time to say goodbye to a job in which you have invested significant time and energy, there’s a right way and a wrong way to end things.


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Posted at 11:00PM Aug 07, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

Friday Aug 02, 2019

Three suggestions for addressing patients' sexual assault history

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If your patient has experienced sexual assault as an adult, discussing it with them could lead to improved recovery. Frame that discussion the right way by following these three suggestions.


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Posted at 08:30AM Aug 02, 2019 by FPM Editors | Comments [0]

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