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August 12, 2021 In This Issue
National News
What PATIENTS Are Reading
National News
New data shows an increasing trend toward physician employment by hospitals and health systems.
Surveying patients at the point of care can yield useful information to help practices improve.
Fighting for your right to Reimbursement
Sceptre Management
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Recruiting high-quality staff and making efforts to retain current employees can pay dividends down the road.
Editor's note: Attract and keep top talent with APMA's health plan solutions, which can save you up to 30 percent on the cost of health insurance coverage. Find the best plan for you now.
A new survey shows the various ways in which the COVID-19 pandemic has affected physicians.
Editor’s note: Take advantage of APMA’S COVID-19 Resources
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What Patients are Reading
Examining the wear pattern on an old pair of shoes can help in determining one's foot type.
Regular foot-washing followed by proper drying can help to prevent problems associated with sweaty feet.
Editor’s note: Direct your patients to APMA’s sweaty feet information page,  
Nation`s Fastest Growing Podiatric Medicine Network
Talar Medical
Talar Medical is a group purchasing organization that houses 31 of the best vendors in Podiatric medicine to bring you discounted pricing in one easy to use portal.  Working with some of the best minds in the Podiatric space, Talar is a place that teaches physicians and staff how to implement the best products and protocols into practice. Our membership is free, and you can receive a free cost analysis!
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A number of things can provide some comfort to those dealing with bunions.
Editor's note: Direct your patients to APMA's bunion information page,
Power Diary®
Power Diary now includes a complete Practice Operations Manual providing a set of policies and procedures that practices can configure to meet their businesses' needs, set standards for the workplace, and maintain professional operations. Developed by a team with over 50 years of industry experience, this game-changing feature is available exclusively to all Power Diary customers! 
According to one physician, deciding the best ways to spend your time can help to lower your stress levels.
Editor's note: Take advantage of APMA's physician well-being resources at
Getting an early start on the collections process is among the tips for front-office staff.
A new survey reveals high levels of patient satisfaction with telehealth visits.
Editor’s note: See APMA’s telehealth/telemedicine resource page for details on how this patient care method applies to you and your practice. 
Mentoring a student and taking a larger role in one's professional association are among the ways physicians can help benefit others.
Editor's note: Pay it forward and become a mentor in the Mentor Network
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Disclaimer: Stories from sources other than APMA do not necessarily reflect APMA positions or policies. APMA does not endorse these stories. This content appears in the News Brief to enhance members' understanding of how media coverage shapes perceptions of podiatric medicine, and to educate members about what their patients, legislators and other healthcare professionals are seeing in the media.



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