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June 23, 2022 In This Issue
National News
What PATIENTS Are Reading
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National News
A report based on data from nearly 400 medical groups found a decline of 11 percent in compensation per work unit in 2021 compared to the previous year.
 
Telehealth advocates remain divided regarding how to resolve the patchwork of state licensure requirements.
 
A new report concludes that health inequities are costing more than $300 billion per year in health-care spending, and the cost is likely to continue to increase.
 
 
Consistently monitoring reviews is an important part of maintaining a positive social media presence.
 
Editor’s note: Check out APMA's article on what you need to know about physician review websites.
 
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Learning to identify symptoms of burnout in oneself and one's colleagues is an important first step in addressing the problem.
 
Editor's note: APMA has physician well-being resources at www.apma.org/wellbeing. 
 
A number of requirements are important to keep in mind when applying for different types of small business loans.
 
Editor’s note: Check out APMA’s “How To Be Your Own Boss” resources, which include advice on securing your finances, a sample business plan, and much more. 
 
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Some physicians are opting not to see patients who have not received a COVID-19 vaccination.
 
Editor's note: APMA members have access to our suite of COVID-19 physician resources.
 
Results from a new survey revealed a high percentage of patients who either deferred seeking health-care or canceled appointments with providers.
 
What Patients are Reading
The terrain, weather and one's own foot health are factors to consider when selecting footwear for hiking.
 
Foot health tips for the summer months include using sun protection and changing socks regularly.
 
Checking for proper fit as well as support and grip are important factors when assessing sandals.
 
Editor’s note: Filter your search to find APMA seal approved and accepted sandals at www.apma.org/seal.  
 
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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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