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Cybercrime is a threat to even the smallest of practices, here are six ways to prevent criminals from accessing your patients' data.

Unplanned and natural humor during your presentation tends to be more personal and helps to build relationships and community among the group.

Treat your talk like a mystery. “Present results so that each one clarifies the mystery and holds the audience’s focus as the presentation concludes.”

One of the most important messages to give patients receiving bad news is that they will have an ongoing treatment relationship with their physician.

Asking what the patient understands about his or her condition will set the stage for a more productive discussion.

Don’t let your career goals turn into forgotten New Year’s resolutions. We discuss mapping your path and staying on target.

What should physicians anticipate in 2017? Experts weigh in on eight issues that will affect the profession this year.

In today’s intergenerational world, people obtain and retain information differently, so it’s important to promote your practice in a variety of ways.

While a monetary bonus is a great way to reward employees for their hard work, it's not always possible. Here are 11 alternatives.

Patients wait an average of 38 minutes—15 of them in the exam room—before being seen. And as wait times increase, patient satisfaction decreases.


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