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The importance of being honestOne of the biggest challenges for ophthalmologists, especially in the field of refractive surgery, is to define ourselves (in professional terms) and set our goals.
What do physicians owe their kids?
What do physicians owe their kids?Impart values, consider what-ifs before calling the estate-planning attorney.
How to reduce readmissionsImproving collaboration between physicians and hospitals.
Are female physicians leaving money on the (operating room) table?
Are female physicians leaving money on the (operating room) table?How women in medicine can confront the wage gap – and increase their earning potential.
Three reasons young physicians need a personal CFO
Three reasons young physicians need a personal CFOIf you have a significant income (six figures or more), you are the equivalent of a corporation that is worth potentially millions of dollars. Can you imagine a corporation like this not having a chief financial officer? So why are you any different?
Examining the resurgence of primary care
Examining the resurgence of primary careFor too long, the nation's health care system has been out of balance. We have lost our focus on prevention and health promotion and spend most of our time and money focused on treating disease.
Top things to consider when purchasing life insuranceHaving adequate life insurance is a critical component of managing risk and providing financial security for you and your family.
Why are we wasting money on healthcare with poor outcomes?
Why are we wasting money on healthcare with poor outcomes?I am frustrated with the unprecedented amount of money being spent on healthcare in the United States, particularly since, compared to most other nations, we do not have better results from this “would-be investment.”
How physicians should watch their money carefully when moving onWhen considering a practice merger or an opportunity to join a new group, keep a close eye on retirement accounts
How to use volatile markets to spur better financial planningVolatile financial markets can be unsettling, but it is important to realize that volatility itself should not cause a medical professional or anyone else to abandon a well-conceived financial plan.