As a Physician Do You Have Adequate Financial Expertise?
Business
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Business
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As a Physician Do You Have Adequate Financial Expertise?

StephenSchimpff - April 28, 2015

Book Review – Physicians (and dentists, nurses, nurse practitioners, and other health care providers) need to understand money but most have limited financial expertise. No wonder and…

Curing Medicare: A Book Review
Business
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Business
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Curing Medicare: A Book Review

StephenSchimpff - April 1, 2015

This might seem like a curious title for a blog post but it reflects a very serious national need. This might seem like a curious title for…

Aging Gracefully Part 4: Comprehensive Primary Care for the Elderly
Public Health
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Public Health
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Aging Gracefully Part 4: Comprehensive Primary Care for the Elderly

StephenSchimpff - March 25, 2015

   Comprehensive primary care is essential to good health, wellness and needed medical care during our elder years. It is critical to Aging Gracefully.In the last fewposts I…

Aging Gracefully, Part 3: The Importance of Comprehensive Primary Care
Policy & Law
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Policy & Law
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Aging Gracefully, Part 3: The Importance of Comprehensive Primary Care

StephenSchimpff - March 23, 2015

Most people misunderstand what constitutes really good primary care.  We can slow the aging process with appropriate life style and behaviors as discussed in my last post.…

Aging Gracefully, Part 2: Slowing the Aging Process
Geriatrics
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Geriatrics
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Aging Gracefully, Part 2: Slowing the Aging Process

StephenSchimpff - January 8, 2015

Can we slow the aging process?  The answer is a definite yes and it all has to do with our lifestyles and behaviors. Here is a quiz. What percent…

Aging Gracefully: Part 1
Public Health
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Public Health
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Aging Gracefully: Part 1

StephenSchimpff - December 17, 2014

   It is possible to slow the aging process.  No, there is no Fountain of Youth and no, there is no pill that’s been discovered.  It’s all…

Why Do I Only Get 10 Minutes with My Doctor?
Business
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Business
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Why Do I Only Get 10 Minutes with My Doctor?

StephenSchimpff - September 22, 2014

Good question. You call for an appointment and are told it will be about 20 days. Good question. You call for an appointment and are told it…

Reframing the Question of Doctor Frustration
Business
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Business
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Reframing the Question of Doctor Frustration

StephenSchimpff - August 7, 2014

There has been a lot of interest in the Daily Beast article

The Value of Integrative Medicine in Primary Care
Specialties
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Specialties
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The Value of Integrative Medicine in Primary Care

StephenSchimpff - July 25, 2014

Beginning with a deep understanding of medical science and years of training and experience, the primary care physician (PCP) needs to d Beginning with a deep understanding…

Frustrations Among Primary Care Physicians Should Be a Wakeup Call
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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Frustrations Among Primary Care Physicians Should Be a Wakeup Call

StephenSchimpff - June 26, 2014

Primary care physicians (PCPs) are incredibly frustrated. This level of frustration should be a wakeup call. The greatest frustration is “Time, time, time”- or more precisely, a…