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The Doctor's Journal

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The Journal is an online publication that explores income strategies and business tips for physicians. Itâ??s owned and operated by the Physicianâ??s Disability Insurance Agency, an independent insurance agency that serves physicians nationwide.
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How Do these 6 Healthcare Technology Predictions from 2012 Measure Up? by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy In the last 5 years or so, people have begun using their cell phones for a lot of things – things that, at one point, would have never seemed possible. For this reason ... Read on »
How to Use Social Media Marketing for Doctors by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy There’s a good chance that you’re only using social media because you feel like you should. You know everyone else is using it and you’ve been told that it works. So ... Read on »
Doctor Social Media Mistakes: Why Your Efforts are Failing & How to Fix It by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Your time is extremely valuable. And your list of daily tasks and responsibilities is growing by the minute. You know that you should be utilizing social media to ben ... Read on »
How Technology is Helping Physician Patient Communication Evolve by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy “Doctors never listen. Doctors don’t really care about me. Doctors are always trying to push pricey procedures and medications on me.” These are just a sample of ... Read on »
How Big Data in Healthcare Equals Big Results for Both Patients & Physicians by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Target recently got some publicity for their ability to figure out that certain female customers were pregnant long before their delivery dates. Target is able to make ... Read on »
The Doximity Factor: Why Doctor Social Networks Make “Cents” by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Thefacebook.com was registered on February 4, 2004 by a Harvard student named Mark Zuckerberg. It was initially created in order to provide Harvard students with a place t ... Read on »
How Mobile Healthcare Technology Simplifies Physician Lifestyle by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Roughly 98,000 people die in hospitals every year due to preventable medical errors. At least five percent of these deaths stem from heavy workloads that prevent phys ... Read on »
How Game-Changing Health Startups Are Fixing the “Most Screwed Up” Industry in the... by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Healthcare is in a more desperate place than ever before. Doctors are frustrated . Patients are sick and unsatisfied, and Americans are becoming increasingly less trustful ... Read on »
How New Healthcare Technology Can Benefit Your Practice by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy In February 2011, infamous Jeopardy champs Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter were both defeated by the same contestant… a computer known as “Watson”. “Watson” surprised and ... Read on »
3 Tech Megatrends Changing Healthcare by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy In 2008, eight nerdy college students home on a break created a simple card game that is often described as an adult version of Apples to Apples. This game, now called ... Read on »
5 Reasons Why In-Home Healthcare is America’s Future by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Ninety million Americans currently live with chronic medical conditions. Doctors are getting tired and suffering from burnout . The political landscape of medicine is ... Read on »
Report: Only 51% Satisfied with Doctor Career Path by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy According to a survey released by the Doctor Patient Medical Association, 83% of doctors have considered leaving their practices and switching careers because of ObamaCare ... Read on »
What They Don’t Teach You in Med School: 3 Reasons for Doctor Burnout by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Loss of enthusiasm. Feelings of Cynicism. Low sense of personal accomplishment. According to a national survey published in the Archives of Internal Medicine in 2012, ... Read on »
ObamaCare for Doctors: 4 Warning Signs that Affect Your Career by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy 83% of doctors today have considered leaving their practices and switching careers because of Obamacare, according to a survey released by the Doctor Patient Medical Assoc ... Read on »
3 Money-Wasting Examples of Physicians Using Social Media by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Social media is one of the best ways to reach new prospective patients, while also developing loyalty with current patients. And it’s a driving force behind the consu ... Read on »
The Simple, Yet Effective Guide to Growing Your Practice by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy In a recent article we looked at the three key points to invest your marketing dollars to grow your practice. Today, we’re going to focus on the “top of the funnel” — ... Read on »
How to Grow Your Medical Practice with Digital Marketing (Even If You Don’t Know Where to... by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy This post originally appeared on The Doctor Blog When was the last time you bought a car? If it was recently, then chances are you didn’t walk up blindly and star ... Read on »
5 Shortcuts to Get New Patients in Record Time by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Most online marketing websites or blogs talk about the new updates on Twitter, and how to keep up with the latest changes to Facebook’s promotional guidelines. Which i ... Read on »
How to Invest Your Practice Marketing Dollars by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy This post originally appeared on The Doctor Blog . Each day, there’s a new article about the latest trendy social network or other shiny tool to start using. Last ... Read on »
How to Save Physician Practice Marketing Dollars & Increase ROI by The Doctor's Journal Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Pinterest is a perfect example of herd behavior unfolding in real life. Last year it was in the news every other day as the “hot, new thing” for your business. Ne ... Read on »