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Physician compensation grew modestly during pandemic, MGMA says

Dive Brief: Despite the financial turmoil COVID-19 wrought on U.S. medical practices over the past year, physician income has remained relatively steady, according to a new survey by the Medical Group Management Association. The survey — which included 185,000 providers among more than 6,700 physician-owned and hospital-owned practices — concluded they experienced flat or modest… Read More »

How coaching prevents and treats physician burnout [PODCAST]

The Podcast by KevinMD | Podcast | October 25, 2020 “Physicians are advocates of health. This must include our own. Physicians identify threats to health. This must include those that threaten our own – burnout is proven a grave threat. Physicians seek, prescribe, and perform curative treatments. We have the treatment for burnout available –… Read More »

Trump received coronavirus drug cocktail: White House physician

President Trump has received an experimental coronavirus treatment that is still undergoing trials, the White House said Friday. The treatment, described as a polyclonal antibody cocktail, is not yet available to most people in the United States. Trump has also taken “zinc, vitamin D, famotidine, melatonin, and a daily aspirin,” according to a statement by… Read More »

COVID-19 is reducing physician compensation, job options

The coronavirus pandemic has significantly altered the job market for physicians, leading to the temporary reduction of both starting salaries and practice options for doctors, according to an annual report tracking physician recruiting trends.  Prepared by physician search firm Merritt Hawkins, the 2020 Review of Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruiting Incentives tracks a sample of… Read More »