Your practice doors are open. Now make sure exam rooms are full
Start by knowing that you are a brand, one that patients often will connect with online. Potential referring colleagues require a more personal touch.
How to face 3 common private practice hassles
Actionable resources, professional autonomy and banding together when needed give private-practice physicians the power to alleviate common headaches.
6 mistakes to avoid when starting your private practice
Don’t be discouraged when practice startup problems arise—be prepared. Master some fundamental skills that will ensure success down the line.
Why private practice should be on your radar
Private practice remains a good option for physicians who want to retain control over their work. Resources are available to help you take charge and deliver excellent care in the way that fits you.
Transition to Practice
Want to follow a nonclinical career path? Here’s how it’s done.
Working in the news media, the courts or in academia are among the paths that diverge from full-time patient care. Learn more about alternative-career options from three physicians who’ve been there.
Project to remake residency training gets widespread interest
More than 300 entities with oversight of graduate medical education contributed to proposals to participate in the AMA’s Reimagining Residency Initiative.
Resident & Student Finance
Should you moonlight while you’re a medical resident?
Medical residents are busy and burdened by debt. Moonlighting can address one of those problems. Find out how to weigh the pros and cons.
Membership Moves Medicine™
- Get expert advice on contract negotiation, licensing and certification, and resident life
- Access interest rate discounts when you refinance your student loan
- Full-access to the JAMA Network™
AMA member physicians get a 35% discount on own-specialty disability insurance premiums.Calculate Your Quote Now