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Patient Profiling and the Harm It Can Cause

By Pamela Wible, MD.  Ever felt misjudged by a doctor? Or treated unfairly by a clinic or hospital? You may be a victim of patient profiling. Patient profiling is the practice of regarding particular patients as...

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Insurance May Not Cover ER Doctors

By Jodie Tillman, Condensed from the Tampa Bay Times.  Even with in-network hospital, insurance may not cover ER physicians. When her husband, Charles, showed signs of heart trouble in January, Donna Baker didn’t hesitate to… Read More

Too Many Doctors Can Be Bad For Your Health

The more physicians you see, the greater the chance of miscommunication and overtreatment. My colleague referred her father to me with apologies. The 78-year-old retired businessman was visiting from Florida for the month, and had… Read More