Category Archives: General

The Great Pains of Pain Management

The Wall Street Journal has an interesting article today on how physicians deal with the complicated issue of pain management for patients. One doctor quoted in the article says that between 15% and 20% of patients fake their pain or … Continue reading

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Is There a Doctor on The Plane?

During the summer travel season, I will usually get a few calls from doctor clients who have responded to a medical emergency while on an airplane.  If the patient doesn’t make it or later develops severe complications, the doctors are … Continue reading

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Family Practitioner Profiled in NY Times

Over the weekend the New York Times did an insightful but somewhat sad profile of Dr. Ronald Sroka, who is a family practitioner in his hometown of Crofton, Maryland. The piece is part of s series titled Doctors, Inc.–A Wrenching … Continue reading

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Marathoners Need Doctors!

When I tell people I have started and completed 8 marathons they usually stare at me quizzically or just laugh out loud. But its true and somewhere in the boxes my wife made me store up in our attic along … Continue reading

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Report: State Medical Boards Not Going After Bad Docs

The Washington D.C. based consumer advocacy group Public Citizen has published a report documenting that 55% of physicians who had clinical privilege reports made to the National Practitioner Data Bank by the hospital where they practice were never subject to … Continue reading

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Vote Your Conscience

          It’s not a blog without an occasional survey.  So on this busy Friday, we here at Doctor Parking Only have not only a survey but a sort of Rorschach test for our readers.  Today we … Continue reading

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Welcome to Doctor Parking Only

Hello and welcome to the new Doctor Parking Only blog, the leading source of news and legal and business developments for doctors and physician practice administrators and the professionals that work with them.   Doctor Parking Only is brought to you … Continue reading

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