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Clinical Pearl Wednesday #25

Worried about a septic joint? Follow these steps! If someone has a swollen, erythematous, warm and painful joint, percuss the joint distal to it (distal percussion test). For example, if you suspect

Understanding Malpractice Insurance

It is important that you understand malpractice insurance. It makes the difference in being covered or not if you are ever hit with a malpractice claim. Malpractice insurance is a type of

Telemedicine Is The Future Of Practice.

Telemedicine is the wave of the future if you like it or not. The COVID-19 health emergency is reshaping how people view healthcare delivery. So many people are staying at home in

Clinical Pearl Wednesday #24

Lets talk about Macrobid (Nitrofurantoin) for urinary tract infections (UTIs). I see way to many providers prescribing this to elderly patients for UTIs. You should consider an alternative. Nitrofurantoin may be ineffective

Provide Value to Your Patients Life

The most important question when starting a business is this: What value do you bring to the marketplace? If you cannot answer that question, then you need to figure out the answer

Avoid Having Employees

When people start a business or a nurse practitioner decides to open a practice, they automatically think they need to have employees. Anything could be further from the truth, especially for a