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More Physicians Opting to Punch the Time Clock

Posted in Physician Compensation, Practice Management

Curious what the future of medicine will look like?  According to this recent article on CNBC.com, it appears that for many physicians it will involve a boss, a timeclock and a steady paycheck.  Not surprisingly, as the legal and administrative burdens of running a private practice continue to increase, more and more seasoned physicians are… Continue Reading

Are You ‘Red Flag’ Ready?

Posted in Practice Management

On Nov. 9, 2007, The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) created the Red Flags Rule requiring creditors to develop and implement written identity theft prevention programs within their organizations. The rule defines a “Creditor” any person who regularly extends, renews, or continues credit; any person who regularly arranges for the extension, renewal or continuation of credit…. Continue Reading