News tagged with physicians

Related topics: patients · doctors · health care · medicine · hospital

Working with a scribe improves physician satisfaction

(HealthDay)—Working with a scribe significantly improves physicians' overall satisfaction, satisfaction with chart quality and accuracy, and charting efficiency, according to a study published online Sept. 11 in the Annals ...

Sep 27, 2017
popularity0 comments 1

Insurer market power lowers providers' prices

(HealthDay)—Insurers have the bargaining power to reduce provider prices in highly concentrated provider markets, according to a report published in the September issue of Health Affairs.

Sep 21, 2017
popularity0 comments 0

ACP does not support legalization of assisted suicide

(HealthDay)—The American College of Physicians (ACP) does not support the legalization of physician-assisted suicide, a practice that raises ethical, clinical, and other concerns, according to a position paper published ...

Sep 19, 2017
popularity0 comments 1

Are physicians obligated to help on planes?

(HealthDay)—Does being a physician carry a moral obligation to respond to calls for medical assistance on airplanes? That is the topic of an article published in the Sept. 12 issue of the Journal of the American Medical ...

Sep 13, 2017
popularity0 comments 0

Physician

A physician, medical practitioner, doctor of medicine, doctor of osteopathic medicine, or medical doctor practices medicine, and is concerned with maintaining or restoring human health through the study, diagnosis, and treatment of disease and injury. This is accomplished through a detailed knowledge of anatomy, physiology, diseases and treatment — the science of medicine — and its applied practice — the art or craft of medicine.

This text uses material from Wikipedia, licensed under CC BY-SA

Subscribe to rss feed