Burnout: What Clinicians are Saying

Burnout: What Clinicians are Saying

(Last updated: 06/30/2020) We previously looked at the problem of physician burnout and several ways to fight it. But what are physicians themselves actually saying about the issue? Spok, a company specializing in healthcare communications, recently conducted...

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Physician Burnout: How to Curb a Growing Problem

Physician Burnout: How to Curb a Growing Problem

(Last Updated: 05/15/2020) Healthcare providers face many challenges, from cybersecurity to technology implementation, and improving the patient experience. But perhaps the most serious challenge involves hospitals’ greatest resource: their staff. Physician...

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Reducing Coding Errors

Reducing Coding Errors

(Last updated: 2/27/2020) A 75-year-old woman presents in your medical practice with acute hip pain. She’s had a fall recently and worries that she may have a fracture. Until pretty recently, you could have ordered a CT scan or MRI for this patient and gotten...

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4 Ways of Improving Patient Experience

4 Ways of Improving Patient Experience

The healthcare industry is increasingly seeing a shift toward consumerism. Patients are starting to treat their healthcare like the other aspects of their lives, comparing multiple providers to determine the best option based a number of factors. In fact, a recent...

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