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Online Telepsychiatry from Abroad

One of the greatest things about telemedicine is that you can technically do it from anywhere. You need a physician, an internet connection, and a phone or laptop. Doing online telepsychiatry from abroad should thus be simple, but here are a few problems to consider. The US medical system is a big money maker. From […]

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Open-Source AI Project for COVID-19

If you’re a physician who is seeing potential COVID-19 patients, please consider contributing to this wonderful open-source AI project by uploading de-identified x-rays to figure1. You don’t have to identify yourself and you can even open the link from an anonymous browser. If you have an x-ray of a patient who has had confirmed COVID-19 […]

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Timing Your Career Change

Many readers of this blog are convinced that there is a better way to work and live as a physician. Practicincg medicine should be enjoyable because you can make good money and you can help people. That is why many of you are contemplating a career change. But timing your career change matters. You can’t […]

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Introduction to Health-IT Lingo

The field of Health-IT is rather interesting, but health-IT lingo is overwhelming. There are a lot of changes taking place, a lot of new terms popping up, and it’s hard for the patient-facing physician to keep up. As a physician who does healthcare consulting, I wanted to break down some of the terms. These are […]

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Finding Healthcare Consulting Clients

Consulting gigs are abundant. But finding the right healthcare consulting clients is a bit more nuanced. You don’t want the shitty contracts and likely prefer to work with clients who understands your limitation. No healthcare consultant was born a consultant. No matter how big of a head they have. They all started answering a single […]