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Obama aministration shelves doctor ’mystery shoppers’ plan
The Obama administration said Tuesday that it had shelved plans for a survey in which "mystery shoppers" posing as...
What happened to the family doctor?
Primary-care doctors take care of the young, the old and the in-between; the sick, the well and the dying. Ideally...
Portland, OR doc makes house calls by bicycle
Before leaving the office to visit a homebound patient, Tony Ohotto, MD, gathered a few necessities: his stethoscope...
Web Exclusive: $50 Blood Test Could Predict CHF Readmission Risk
An inexpensive blood test may be able to predict the likelihood that a patient with congestive heart failure will be...
Web Exclusive: CMA Files Suit Over Optometrists' Scope of Practice
The California Medical Association and the California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons object to new rules that...
Tampa Bay hospitals ring in the new year by going tobacco-free
Hospitals around the Tampa Bay region are ringing in 2011 with a healthy resolution long in the works: extinguishing...
Web Exclusive: Healthcare Workers Drive Flu Prevention in MD
At Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland, the flu team's multidisciplinary approach to flu...
Group says UM’s medical ethics policy is an improvement
A new ethics policy to guide student and faculty relationships with drug companies at the University of Minnesota's...
Online Tool Takes the 'Wait' Out of Waiting Rooms
A physician has developed an online service that uses color-coded updates to signal current wait times at a physician...
Web Exclusive: Doctors Take Umbrage at Physicians' Porsche Promo
A magazine spread featuring a California hospital's physicians and their sports cars is causing a kerfuffle among some...

Book: OSHA Training Handbook for Healthcare Facilities
This concise primer cuts through the clutter and illustrates how to maintain compliance. Save time trying to interpret...
Book: The RAC Toolkit for Physician Practices
The RAC Toolkit for Physician Practices is your practice’s answer to turning plans into proactive action for RAC...
Book: Facility Safety and Emergency Management
Promote facility safety and emergency management throughout your facility all year long with the HCPro Facility Safety...
Book: OSHA Program Manual
Keep your OSHA safety program strong with these regularly updated manuals for medical and dental facilities. Updates...
Video: Hazard Communication Training: Implementing the GHS
This 30 minute video will help healthcare facilities train staff on OSHA’s revised Hazard Communication standard.
Newsletter: Medical Environment Update - Electronic and Print, 1 year
A subscription to Medical Environment Update pays for itself by saving you time sorting through complex regulations and...
Newsletter: Medical Environment Update - Electronic, 1 year
A subscription to Medical Environment Update pays for itself by saving you time sorting through complex regulations and...
Newsletter: The Doctor's Office
Every issue of The Doctor's Office offers practice management and marketing ideas that can save you money-plus...