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Apr 12 2018

Texas Medical Board

#requirements #to #be #a #physician # Continuing Medical Education for MDs/DOs As a prerequisite for physician registration, practitioners are required to complete continuing medical education. Current requirements for physicians are summarized below. If you would like to review the current rule, these requirements are currently listed Board rule 166.2 available on our website at:http://www.tmb.state.tx.us/page/board-rules Physicians need to complete at least 48 credits of continuing medical education every 24 months (24 month timeline is in relation to the biennial registration period, not the calendar year). At least half of these hours must be in formal, category I or 1A courses. A …

Mar 13 2018

Hospice Patients Alliance – When It is Inappropriate to Have PRN Medical Orders for Morphine

#standards, #morphine, #prn, #orders, #physician #orders, #medical #orders, #copd, #euthanasia, #involuntary, #medical #killing, #murder, #nurse, #angel #of #death # Allowing PRN Orders for Morphine May Result in Untimely Death For COPD Patients Morphine is an opioid medication often used to relieve severe pain in cancer and some other diseases. When prescribed by a physician appropriately for relief of pain, it is a blessing to those whose symptoms are relieved, and to the families of those patients who had suffered watching their loved one in agony. When the patient has severe pain, hospices aim at achieving good pain control as one …

Jan 20 2018

Doctor Reviews and Ratings – Find a Doctor

#doctor, #physicians, #doctor #reviews, #compare #doctors, #doctor #ratings, #md #finder, #physician #information, #doctor #database # Compare Doctors Finding a Doctor Having a doctor is essential for maintaining good health, and is especially important as you get older. Physicians can encourage you to live a healthy lifestyle, help you prevent diseases, and assist you with making important medical decisions. Additionally, people with a regular doctor receive better overall care and can get an appointment on short notice much more easily—this is helpful for reassurance on day-to-day health queries, and particularly crucial if you should ever find yourself in a dire health …

Dec 19 2017

5 Healthcare Jobs Without a Medical Degree #healthcare #jobs, #healthcare #jobs #without #a #medical #degree,

# 5 Healthcare Jobs Without a Medical Degree If you want to enter the healthcare industry but you don t have an interest in getting your medical degree, you re in luck, because there are a number of healthcare jobs that don t require med school. While some of these careers still require different degrees or certifications, they are typically shorter programs or in fields outside of medicine. Here are five healthcare jobs that you can get without a medical degree. Physician Assistant – $83,209 As a physician assistant you will work closely with a team of physicians and surgeons …

Nov 9 2017

Huntington physical therapy #the #aquatic #fitness #center, #physical #therapy, #therapy, #aquatic #therapy, #land #therapy, #rehabilitation,

# AQUATIC THERAPY What is Aquatic Therapy? Aquatic therapy is a specialized form of physical therapy. For years, therapists have realized positive results when applying this water modality to a variety of patient populations. Water has been, and still remains, the best environment to achieve full function regardless of the injury. Water improves motion and flexibility. The warmth of the water (94°F) and its massaging effects allow muscles to relax while helping to reduce pain. The natural buoyancy reduces gravitational pull and lessens compressive forces, hence making exercises much easier to perform than on land. Best of all, aquatic therapy …

Aug 31 2017

Physician Career Education and Advancement #physician, #lab #technicians, #pharmacology, #biology, #biochemistry, #biophysics, #chiropractor, #dentistry, #optometrists,

# Physician Career Education and Advancement Job descriptionPhysicians serve an essential role in our society. They diagnose and treat sick and injured people through examinations and tests. They also advise their patients on such matters as preventative care and personal hygiene. Doctors can be general practitioners or choose a specialty, such as internal medicine, cardiology, endocrinology, neurology, oncology, obstetrics, gynecology, or sports medicine. Primary care physicians tend to see the same patients on a regular basis for preventive care and to treat a variety of ailments. General and family practitioners emphasize comprehensive healthcare for patients of all ages and for …

Aug 17 2017

Connecticut Law About Medical Malpractice #malpractice, #medical #malpractice, #physician, #standard #of #care

#Research guides prepared by the Connecticut Judicial Branch law librarians: Medical Malpractice (pdf)Section 1: Good Faith Certificate Section 2: Automatic Ninety-Day Extension of Statute of Limitations Section 3: Elements of a Medical Malpractice ActionSection 4: Defenses Publications from the Connecticut Judicial Branch: Public Act 07-25 – An Act Concerning Medical Malpractice Data Regarding Medical Professionals. (Effective October 1, 2007) Connecticut General Statutes Sec. 52-184b. Failure to bill and advance payments inadmissible in malpractice cases. Sec. 52-184d. Inadmissibility of apology made by health care provider to alleged victim of unanticipated outcome of medical care. Sec. 52-190a. Prior reasonable inquiry and certificate …

Jul 21 2017

What Is a MD-MBA? #md #mba, #md-mba, #md/mba, #physician #mba, #doctor #mba

# What Is a MD-MBA? With all the years of schooling required for a Medical Degree, it might seem surprising that some folks want to enroll in even more classes. But interest in MD-MBA programs is on the rise, and more universities both in the United States and overseas are implementing programs to train physician scholars for the business world. We checked in with a few experts about MD-MBA programs and what the pros and cons are for physicians interested in pursuing business careers. Dr. Philippa Kennealy, a board-certified family physician and former private practitioner, runs a successful physician coaching …

Jun 24 2017

Get answers to your health questions – WebMD Answers #ask #an #expert, #ask, #answer, #questions,

# Important: The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, blogs, or WebMD Answers are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatments or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food …

Jun 17 2017

Florida Board of Medicine- Healthcare Practitioner Licensing and Regulation #florida #board #of #medicine, #florida, #board

# Florida Board of Medicine – Licensing, Renewal, Resources, Meetings and Information Click here to read a letter from the State Surgeon General about changes to HIV testing including consent requirements. Let your voice be heard about telehealth practices in Florida. The Telehealth Survey lets health care practitioners provide valuable information to Florida lawmakers. The Complaint Portal is a way for consumers to find the correct agency to submit health care complaints in an electronic and secure format. Learn how to add your license to your Online Services Portal account or report your continuing education/continuing medical education (CE/CME) requirements. The …