PHYSICIANS behaving badly
- Decade of change in general practice-older doctors older patients, bigger practices, fewer scripts. // Art of Healing;Mar-May2009, Vol. 1 Issue 26, p10
The article focuses on the condition of the general practitioners (GP) in Australia. According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare and the Australian General Practice Statistics and Classification Centre, that there is a significant change in general practice, where younger GPs are...
- Education: Partnership - Starting as a GP partner. Jacobi, Tillmann // GP: General Practitioner;9/15/2014, p10
The article discusses the different ways for general practitioners (GP) to work with the practice team as part of a GP partnership. Topics covered include the focus on adapting to routines and creating relationships and rapport with coworkers, reducing possible apprehensions or anxieties, and...
- Avoid Financial Gridlock In a Group Practice. Mandell, David B.; Ahuja, Pramod // Review of Ophthalmology;Dec2005, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p26
This article presents the author's suggestion's on how to avoid the financial gridlock in a group medical practice. One of the suggestion is that physicians should use a flexible corporate structure. A way to solve the gridlock problem is to alter the practice's legal structure so that it allows...
- How can I change the profits share if it is clearly unfair? // Pulse;2/9/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p42
Replies to a query related to profit sharing in medical group practice of general physicians in Great Britain. Management of unfair profit sharing; Evaluation of the practice agreement; Establishment of an equal amount of workload.
- How should I organise a practice meeting? // Pulse;2/9/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p43
Provides advice on how to hold a practice meeting for general practitioners in Great Britain. Types of personnel who will attend the meeting; Topics that may be discussed during the meeting; Agreement of meeting dates; Documentation of the minutes of the meeting.
- An Associateship that Works: Starting a New Practice III. Fernandez, Peter G. // American Chiropractor;Aug2006, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p16
The article discusses the author's insight on the concept of tandem associateship in medical practices. Tandem associateship is an arrangement where two doctors treat the same patients. In this relationship, the established doctor must teach the associate doctor everything he knows while the...
- Practice: Understand how decisions are made. // GP: General Practitioner;10/21/2005, p40
This article presents a question-answer advisory related to general practice of medicine. When general practitioners (GPs) have to make joint decisions with other colleagues or team members, there may be clashes of strategy or style, as well as a lack of understanding of how the different team...
- Never enough time? How delegation can help. // Urology Times;Sep2007, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p32
The article discusses the significant benefits of delegation to a group of physicians in California. It is recommended that physicians should emphasize the practice of their expertise and ability so that they will become more productive and more profitable. It is suggested that delegates should...
- Help prepare the editorial feast: Join our kitchen cabinet. Mattera, Marianne D. // Medical Economics;10/8/2004, Vol. 81 Issue 19, p66
Presents the efficacy on kitchen cabinet expansion of practicing physicians by the editors of "Medical Economics," in the U.S. Reason for the expansion; Effectiveness in joining e-mail discussion group; Benefit of the expansion of kitchen cabinet.