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physician burnout

In continuing to look at physician burnout and ways to combat the problem, here’s a recent article from Harvard Business Review that takes a look at some strategies Southern California Permanente Medical Group is using to support their physicians. Physician burnout is a growing problem for all health care systems …
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Attend the first-ever Private Practice Consortium and take advantage of free personal one-on-one consults and breakout sessions hosted by industry experts who can help you and your practice thrive. Saving Private Practice Consortium Saturday, July 15, 2017 10:00 AM -4:00 PM Happy Hour to Follow DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown …
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Health Policy

SB 349

SB 349 Update – On July 7th, a group of nephrologists and LACMA CEO Gustavo Friederichsen will  meet with State Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra to discuss Senate Bill 349 (dialysis center ratios). The Bill is of great concern to these members. See below for a letter LACMA sent to State Assemblyman Jim Wood, Chair …
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Officer Spotlight: Dr. William K. Averill

Officer Spotligh: Dr. William K. Averill We are pleased to have the opportunity to spotlight Dr. William K. Averill, the 146th LACMA President. Dr. Averill has been involved in LACMA and in organized medicine for decades as a strong advocate for physicians and their patients. We sat down with him …