Road to residency
Oct. 18, 2017

5 ways to avoid failing to match

The Match is coming, and you’re ready to hit your target. Here are five steps to take to increase your chances of succeeding.

Newsbriefs

MIPS data collection alert

It’s not too late to participate in the first year of MIPS and avoid a negative 4% payment adjustment.

Oct. 4, 2017
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Specialty focus

Is anesthesiology right for you?

Many are drawn to the high pay and good work-life balance that anesthesiology offers. But the specialty requires certain personality traits, DOs attest.

Have stethoscope, will travel

Is locum tenens work right for you?

More physicians are choosing contract work, and many relish the flexibility it gives them to pursue other passions. Here’s a closer look.

Downsizing

Micropractices: Small footprint, big changes for patient care, DOs say

A different way to practice

A micropractice is a type of solo practice that aims to run more efficiently by reducing overhead costs in order to increase time with patients. Physicians running micropractices limit the size of their patient population and employ time-saving technologies to increase efficiency; these actions serve the goal of fostering a strong patient-doctor relationship.