As a physician in private practice I enjoys taking care of elderly patients. Because most retirees over age 65 who want to be insured have no choice but to enroll in the Medicare program, I have continued to cooperate with the program. The federal government wants to dictate what I do for my patients even if it might compromise my best judgment.
Doctors with private practices, small clinics, and hospitals have been making the conversion to electronic medical records in droves for the last few years. This allows offices to reduce paper costs, run efficiently, and create secure backups of important patient data. Many offices that run on EMR technology don’t have to worry about paper backups [...]
Bless her valiant real estate heart, television hospital drama royal and Kate Walsh is giving it another go. The Private Practice actress has re-listed her Spanish style house in L.A.'s star-studded Los Feliz area for $4,750,000, the exact same price she paid for the 5,940 square foot walled and double-gated mini-estate back in June 2007. Show More Summary
Median home prices might not have rebounded to their 2007 peak, but actress Kate Walsh (Private Practice) is hoping her home's price has. After failing to sell her lovely (though what's up...
With Private Practice DUNZO, Kate Walsh is investing her energies into other things, like selling her Spanish-style home in L.A.'s Los Feliz neighborhood. The 1928 property is on the market for a record high of $4.75M, exactly what Walsh paid...
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What is the path forward for physicians who want to remain in private practice, outside the constraints of health system employment? How will the environment change and what new demands will that place on practices and physicians? What follows are the observations of one industry-watcher who has worked on all sides of health care, but [...]
A private practice physician in a minority neighborhood asserts that almost every aspect of her radiology practice is regulated by the “oppressive” eye of the government. Observing that Kermit Gosnell’s Philadelphia abortion clinic, also in a minority neighborhood, was technically under the same “burden of regulations” as her own practice, Dr. Show More Summary
Still missing the Seaside Wellness group? Never fear! The sixth and final season of ABC's Private Practice DVD is out Tuesday and TVGuide.com has an exclusive first look at a deleted scene. In the sneak peek, Charlotte (KaDee Strickland)...Show More Summary
Kate Walsh, Taye Diggs and Amy Brenneman star in the final season of this hit ABC drama series, available on May 7th. [...]
At the recent TEDxMiddlebury conference, Polly Young-Eisendrath gave this talk on happiness. The key to being happy, she says, is getting free of self-importance. A Jungian analyst in private practice and a clinical associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Vermont, Young-Eisendrath is attuned to how we deal (or, don’t deal) with our emotions. [...]
A message to all physicians from AMA President Jeremy A. Lazarus, MD, on private practice in these days of health care reform.
With the health system in flux, financial stress increasing and hospitals interested in putting them on the payroll, many doctors are considering whether it's worth selling their practice. However, there are ways for doctors to stay independent.
Kate Walsh is the lady in red while posing for a portrait outside of the U.S. Capitol while appearing at capitol hill to lobby to end offshore drilling on Thursday (April 25) in Washington, D.C. The 45-year-old Private Practice actress is keeping a journal of her experience in D.C. for USA Today and wrote about [...]
– Kate Walsh dining downtown at Poste Thursday evening. Orange pantsuit, curly-haired date (who was presumably comedy-writer boyfriend Chris Case, but hey, we weren’t there). The “Private Practice” star, here for the White House Correspondents’ dinner and some wind energy … Continue reading ?
Actress Kate Walsh of ABC’s “Private Practice” is USA Today‘s guest for this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner. As if to say “There’s no such thing as a free dinner!” the newspaper is having Walsh blog about her experience in D.C. Show More Summary
Several months ago, as I was in the last few months of my private practice, I watched the Joy Luck Club with my wife. I had seen the movie many times before, but somehow at that moment in time, when I was grieving for my practice and my profession, I began to have some startling clarity. Specifically, I was particularly [...]
Kate Walsh holds onto her iPhone while walking around the Tribeca neighborhood on Friday (April 5) in New York City. In case you missed the sixth and final season of the 45-year-old actress’ hit series Private Practice, you’ll be able to bring home the show on Blu-ray and DVD on May 7! PHOTOS: Check out [...]
One of the things you have to watch out for is letting fear rule your financial decisions. “Fear, in and of itself, is not harmful,” says Pandora MacLean-Hoover, LICSW, a psychotherapist in private practice in Cambridge, MA. “Judging oneself for feeling fear may be detrimental. If a person believes they are weak for feeling afraid [...]Show More Summary
Taye Diggs ("Private Practice") and Bruno Tonioli ("Dancing with the Stars") appear in two new comedy web videos from ABC.