Consider both your practice’s needs and the long-term viability of the technology when selecting an EHR system.... [Read More]
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Articles by Steven M. Harris, Esq.
A merger of medical practices can provide significant and long-term benefits to a rheumatology practice. However, a number of difficult decisions and legal issues must be addressed.... [Read More]
Key principles that will help facilitate terminations that bring cost-effective finality to the employment relationship.... [Read More]
If you are a physician nearing retirement, it is important that you plan, discuss, and make contractual agreements that will allow you to accomplish your goals and changing needs.... [Read More]
While social media can be a beneficial marketing tool, it is important for rheumatologists to address the proper ways to use this outreach both inside and outside the workplace through a specific media policy... [Read More]
While advertising is a great way to promote your practice, be sure to avoid legal pitfalls... [Read More]
Key issues to address in your employment or independent contractor agreement... [Read More]
Hiring a physician extender involves more than a handshake... [Read More]