In recent years, there seems to have been an increasing number of healthcare workers posting on Facebook or other social media to complain about the ill-treatment they receive from patients or their family members. 505 more words
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So recently I was approached by a medical student asking if she could guest post on my blog about burnout. I was more than happy to take her up on her offer, and not just because it has been WAY too long since I have blogged and her timing could not have been more perfect. 1,351 more words
Hospitals continue to add physicians at a brisk pace, defying predictions that the practice acquisition binge would end in a fiscal fiasco.
Unlike the 1990s, when system purchases of physician practices led to losses and an unwinding of many deals, hospital systems this time around appear to have found a way to absorb the costs associated with employing physicians, which usually include a steep overhead tab and the higher salaries and benefits paid for office-based specialties. 45 more words
In addition to a handful of options found in the Dungeon Master’s Guide, I made a small handful of ideas and options for grittier and darker D&D games where healing powers aren’t prominent and health is usually a concern. 339 more words