Avoid "elder-speak" with your senior patients
That’s one practice tip from a physician expert who explains why there needs to be a greater emphasis on geriatrics in medical training.
3 ways physicians can improve the vaccine conversation
Widespread vaccine hesitancy threatens the progress public immunization has made in the last few decades. This is how physicians can advance the conversation around vaccination.
What is meant by population health—and why it matters
In both training and in practice, focusing on health outcomes for patient populations is becoming a larger emphasis.
How your private practice can target population health
A systematic focus on treating patients with chronic conditions will position practices to deliver better care and keep pace with a new payment model.
Exclusionary bathroom policies harm transgender students’ health
Physicians tell a federal appellate court why the medical community agrees that these policies hurt transgender students physically and mentally.
Pediatric decision-making: Help parents protect, empower kids
While bearing the weighty responsibility of making medical decisions for children when they lack capacity, parents can also promote patient autonomy.
Advocating for the LGBTQ community
Review issue briefs and talking point that focus on topics impacting the LGBTQ community, including conversion therapy, gender-affirming care and access to public utilities.
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