independent practice

independent practice

A catch-phrase for what is regarded as arguably the single-most important criterion for a consultant or GP in the UK, that he or she can practice independently, does not compromise patient safety and knows when to ask for help or refer a difficult case to a senior or more experienced colleague.
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have finalised the acquisition of California-based independent practice association (IPA) Alpha Care Medical Group, Inc., the company said.
Produced with support from the Association of British Dispensing Opticians, the 88-page Independent practice guide includes insight from the AOP's legal, financial and clinical teams, and was overseen by its clinical director, Dr Peter Hampson.
Lots of factors contribute to an independent practice's success, but nothing impacts the bottom line and ultimate solvency of a practice like billing.
has acquired Las Vegas, Nevada-based independent practice Anesthesiology Consultants Inc.
The section governing the independent practice of midwives included pro-life language:
Last month, the Interim Legislative Committee on Health Care discussed the success and challenges of the Implementation of AB170 (Independent practice for APRN's).
Sustaining an independent practice in today's medical landscape isn't easy, but it's possible with the right care model, strong partnerships, and solid negotiation power.
Sustaining an independent practice in today's medical landscape isn't easy but it's possible with the right care model, strong partnerships, and solid negotiation power.
As part of his transition, Sade, who managed approximately USD200 million in client assets at his prior firm, has affiliated with WWM as a newly formed, standalone independent practice, The Sade Group Private Wealth Management.
Participants perceived a need for expansion of scope of education to prepare for independent practice and called for additional curricular experiences to include coursework on organizational structure, billing, coding, prescription writing and the public health delivery system.
Independent practice associations (IPAs) are becoming more and more common, and 49% of the survey respondents said they would be interested in such models, with particular focus on increased negotiating power with payers.

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