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6 Helpful Resources for Medical Professionals

The healthcare landscape is constantly shifting and evolving. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are seeing even more drastic changes. As facilities and medical professionals grapple with the increased demand for services, we would like to offer resources to help during the uncertainty. Read on to explore six websites that can educate and empower healthcare leaders and physicians as they work to combat the spread of the coronavirus.

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3 Ways to Avoid a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Medical malpractice takes a toll on physicians. Whether or not the physicians were at fault, they suffer financial and legal ramifications, an impact on their reputations, and in severe cases, they may even question their ability to continue practicing medicine. Although some situations are unavoidable, there are steps physicians can take to help combat the chances of being sued. Today, we offer three of the simpler ways you can avoid a medical malpractice lawsuit.

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Understanding Medical Malpractice Policies: An Overview

Medical malpractice insurance is a critical part of practicing medicine, making it essential for physicians beginning their practices to have an understanding of the types of malpractice policies available. The two primary categories are occurrence coverage and claims-made coverage. In today’s post, we provide an overview of both.

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5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Locum Assignments

These medical providers enjoy the ability to discover new places and cross several states off their travel bucket list. If you’re a clinician who hopes to explore while you practice, it’s easy to fall into a boring rhythm of “work, home, work.” Unfortunately, this restricts your sightseeing adventures to airport terminals, hotel rooms, and hospitals. Luckily, there are a few simple steps you can follow to indulge your wanderlust during your downtime.

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Physician Feature: Carl Falcone, MD

Locums was never on Dr. Falcone’s radar. However, when a recruiter reached out, he explored the practice alternative. After growing accustomed to the freedom of his independent practice years but wanting additional downtime, he felt locums was the perfect fit. Dr. Falcone encourages emerging medical professionals to consider exploring locum tenens. “What a great adventure it can be, instead of going from college, to med school, to residency, and then straight into full-time work. If I had known that these types of opportunities were available, especially when getting out of residency, I would have practiced locums so much earlier in my career. Then, you can really explore what you like.”

Read More »
hand on computer mouse

6 Helpful Resources for Medical Professionals

The healthcare landscape is constantly shifting and evolving. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are seeing even more drastic changes. As facilities and medical professionals grapple with the increased demand for services, we would like to offer resources to help during the uncertainty. Read on to explore six websites that can educate and empower healthcare leaders and physicians as they work to combat the spread of the coronavirus.

Read More »
Court room

3 Ways to Avoid a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Medical malpractice takes a toll on physicians. Whether or not the physicians were at fault, they suffer financial and legal ramifications, an impact on their reputations, and in severe cases, they may even question their ability to continue practicing medicine. Although some situations are unavoidable, there are steps physicians can take to help combat the chances of being sued. Today, we offer three of the simpler ways you can avoid a medical malpractice lawsuit.

Read More »

Understanding Medical Malpractice Policies: An Overview

Medical malpractice insurance is a critical part of practicing medicine, making it essential for physicians beginning their practices to have an understanding of the types of malpractice policies available. The two primary categories are occurrence coverage and claims-made coverage. In today’s post, we provide an overview of both.

Read More »
Girl hiking bridge

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Locum Assignments

These medical providers enjoy the ability to discover new places and cross several states off their travel bucket list. If you’re a clinician who hopes to explore while you practice, it’s easy to fall into a boring rhythm of “work, home, work.” Unfortunately, this restricts your sightseeing adventures to airport terminals, hotel rooms, and hospitals. Luckily, there are a few simple steps you can follow to indulge your wanderlust during your downtime.

Read More »

Physician Feature: Carl Falcone, MD

Locums was never on Dr. Falcone’s radar. However, when a recruiter reached out, he explored the practice alternative. After growing accustomed to the freedom of his independent practice years but wanting additional downtime, he felt locums was the perfect fit. Dr. Falcone encourages emerging medical professionals to consider exploring locum tenens. “What a great adventure it can be, instead of going from college, to med school, to residency, and then straight into full-time work. If I had known that these types of opportunities were available, especially when getting out of residency, I would have practiced locums so much earlier in my career. Then, you can really explore what you like.”

Read More »
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Building a Better Bedside Manner

Positive patient experiences can lead to fewer claims, higher satisfaction scores, and a smaller chance of being sued. Although good bedside manner isn’t often recognized, bad bedside manner can quickly lead to a lawsuit. Physicians can easily prevent complaints and negative online reviews by adopting and acting on the following five tips.

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Residents and Fellows: Benefits of Locum Tenens after Training

As a physician in training, you spend years studying and logging long hours at a hospital. Once you graduate, you’ll develop new mentors, but you will no longer have an academic system to lean on. When you contemplate your options post residency or fellowship and how each one could support your personal goals, consider the many benefits of working locum tenens.

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