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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...
Web Exclusive: MGMA Report Links Physician Compensation to Practice Ownership
The median total medical revenue for a multispecialty hospital-owned practice per full-time-equivalent physician is...
Web Exclusive: Can Concierge Medicine for the Few Benefit the Many?
Agreeing to disagree has been what most of us, doctor and patient, have done since concierge, or retainer, practices...
VA island dealt blow after building new clinic
For more than 30 years, Dr. David Nichols has piloted a plane or a helicopter across the Chesapeake Bay on his day off...
Can’t part with the pediatrician
These days, more young adults are staying with their pediatricians at least through their college years, says David...
A new practice: The doctor will see you today
Dennis M. Dimitri, MD, a family physician, runs a pretty unusual office. Few appointments are accepted in advance...
Web Exclusive: Athletic Trainers Fill Niche as Physician Extenders
Marjorie J. Albohm, president of the National Athletic Trainers' Association, makes the case for using athletic...
Program makes sure ER is for emergencies
A new program at Skyline Medical Center in Tennessee aims to reduce waiting times in the emergency room by diverting...
Physician to open concierge medical practice in Mequon, WI
Mark W. Niedfeldt, MD, an associate professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin who is on the staff at several...

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...