Tag Archives: Physician

DOXIMITY STUDY SHOWS UPTICK IN PHYSICIAN DEMAND AND COMP IN 2017

Earlier this month, Doximity released a new study that provides a national review of physician compensation information and job trends, as the strong trend of physician employment by hospital systems continues.  Doximity, formed in 2011, is “the largest community of … Continue reading

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What Do You Do When The FAA Denies Your Medical Application Because Your Physician Made The Wrong Diagnosis?

I was recently asked this question by an airman in this very difficult situation. When the airman was younger, the airman was diagnosed as having bipolar disorder. More recently the airman was evaluated by a new doctor who told the … Continue reading

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Illinois Appellate Court Finds that Examining Physician Held Out as Expert is Not Subject to Medical Malpractice

In a medical malpractice case brought against an expert witness who was alleged to have misdiagnosed the plaintiff in a prior malpractice case, Philip W. Sandler sued Jerry J. Sweet, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist and neuropsychologist who was retained as … Continue reading

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Another Proposed Physician Joint Venture Bites the Dust

Physicians are feeling the economic burn of the down economy perhaps more than the average American. Not surprisingly, creative physician joint ventures are proliferating in the healthcare industry as a means of stabilizing revenue streams and referral patterns. Unfortunately, many … Continue reading

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Physician Kevin Brown's Sentencing Is Delayed Until November. Commentary On Use Of Undercovers In Physicians' Offices & Importance of Chaperones

Photo by: Nick Ut AP Dr. Kevin Brown, the son of a former Premier of Bermuda, had his sentence for sexually assaulting patients delayed September 21, 2011, because he is requesting a retrial. The case is pending in Los Angeles … Continue reading

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