Latest Doctor-patient relationship Stories

2014-09-19 23:02:03

eVisit brings back the doctor’s house call with early access for patient-engagement software platform Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 With eVisit, a patient engagement platform for SMB healthcare providers, doctors and providers can now connect with their existing patients for remote, in-house, in-office, or on the road treatments, and simultaneously facilitate reimbursement for those treatments. It’s become impossible for doctors to see the number of their patients that need...

2014-06-26 23:11:29

Team Care Medicine is offering the Kindle edition of The Familiar Physician for 99 cents in recognition of the pioneering work of Paul Grundy, MD. Yorktown, VA (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 As a tribute to the ongoing efforts of IBM’s Paul Grundy, MD, and his advocacy on behalf of the Patient-Centered Medical Home, Team Care Medicine and author Peter Anderson, MD, have made the Kindle edition of The Familiar Physician available for the special summertime price of 99 cents, from June through...

2013-04-12 15:42:19

New recommendations offer physicians ethical guidance for preserving trust in patient-physician relationships and the profession when using social media The creation and use of information online and the widespread use of the Internet offer exciting new opportunities for patient care, but also require physicians to consider how to best protect patient interests and apply principles of professionalism to online settings, the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Federation of State...

2013-03-26 23:04:48

Smith & Jones Publishes White Paper on the Changing Doctor-Patient Relationship Troy, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2013 Healthcare marketing specialists, Smith & Jones, recently published a white paper titled, “Socializing Medicine: How social channels are changing the relationship between physicians and patients.” This white paper is free to the public and available for download at smithandjones.com. The topic of this white paper is the increasing use of social media in...

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Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'