Clinical Care10 Ways to Boost Physician Engagement
Strategies to improve physician engagement include giving clinicians a voice in decision-making and addressing toxic work environments.
StrategyErlanger Gives Departed CEO Kevin Spiegel 12 Months' Salary, Names His Successor
The top executive's departure came after months of conflict with the nonprofit's physicians.
StrategyErlanger CEO Kevin Spiegel's Fate Uncertain After Special Board Meeting
Facing criticism from system physicians, the CEO defended his leadership and successes.
Clinical CareFemale General Surgery Residents Expect Lower Salaries Than Men
Women also took dim view of salary negotiation, survey shows.
Clinical CareDoctors Fight Legislation Prompted By Sex Abuse Scandals
Health researchers say these measures are part of a broader national shift in the doctor-patient relationship.
Clinical CareAMA to Promote Use of Peer Support Groups
Voluntary gatherings that meet for the purpose of sharing stories, relieving distress and secondary trauma.
StrategyDon't Ignore Intermountain's Long-Shot Bid to Deflate the False Claims Act
There are important lessons to be learned from the case, even though the nonprofit health system has signaled it expects...
For the First Time, Employed Docs Outnumber Self-employed Docs
The milestone continues a long-term trend that has shifted the distribution of physicians away from ownership of private practices.
Clinical CareHow You Should Think About Solving Physician Burnout
At health systems, hospitals, and physician practices, one-dimensional approaches to burnout are unlikely to succeed.
Clinical CareMost Docs Are Happy with Their Careers, Personal Lives
A national study of more than 5,000 physicians indicates that most are generally happy and have high life satisfaction.
Clinical CareNew CMO at DMC Prioritizes Integration With Community
Leonardo Lozada says health systems and hospitals generate benefits from connecting with the communities they serve.