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Your Career in Healthcare is a series of informative programs that will help you make the most of your career.

Your Career in Healthcare is a series of informative programs that will help you make the most of your career.
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Your Career in Healthcare is a series of informative programs that will help you make the most of your career.

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Episodes

Staying Active After Retirement: Advice for the Seasoned Clinician

3/23/2015
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Host: Tim Rush Have you retired, but miss the lifestyle and purposeful pursuits of your clinical practice? Moreover, do you feel like you still have more to give, both within and outside your profession? Joining Tim Rush to address these and other questions is retired pediatrician Dr. Joseph Skoloff, who practiced medicine for over 40 years and maintains a strong presence in the field to this day.

Duration:00:13:00

Pay Inequalities for Women in Medicine: Why Earn Less for Doing the Same Job?

3/16/2015
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Host: Tim Rush On average, women in medicine earn 12 to 15 thousand dollars less per year than male counterparts. Many explanations have been suggested throughout the years, from tangible factors such as maternity leave and associated preferential part time work options, to intangible factors such as "fewer negotiation skills" and "less competitiveness." Regardless of how grounded or far-fetched these explanations may be, the fact remains that a significant pay gap continues to exist in...

Duration:00:14:00

Using Comedy to Save Health Care Careers: Laura Hayden's Journey

6/17/2014
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Host: Tim Rush Host Tim Rush welcomes Dr. Laura Hayden, practicing physical therapist, touring comedian, and speaker. Laura's personal journey and research on the healing aspect of laughter led her to pursue her PhD in Physical Therapy from Boston University. The emphasis of her PhD was burnout and therapeutic laugher, examining ways to stay sane and positive when dealing with the stresses of clinical practice. In her ongoing work, she has found that laughter - as cliché as it may sound -...

Duration:00:17:00

The Entrepreneurial MD: Fostering Acts of Radical Creativity in Medicine

6/7/2014
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Host: Tim Rush In this edition of Your Career in Healthcare, host Tim Rush welcomes Philippa Kennealy, MD. Dr. Kennealy is President of The Entrepreneurial MD and works with physicians who are striving to become entrepreneurs and build their own successful businesses or thriving practices. She discusses how she assists in providing support, education and resources that are specifically attuned to their business goals. Download and listen today!

Duration:00:17:59

Practicing Medicine After Retirement

5/28/2014
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Host: Tim Rush Host Tim Rush welcomes Dr. Ali Kavianian, who after retiring, decided to go back to practicing medicine. Dr. Kavianian founded a group called Pediatric Surgical Associates and later became Surgeon-in-Chief at a pediatric hospital in Southern California. He is now able to enjoy the benefits of retirement and work locum tenens assignments. Download and listen today!

Duration:00:12:29

Need to Grow Your Clinical Practice? Create an App for That!

5/28/2014
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Host: Tim Rush As a busy health professional doing what you love, you still need to think about how to grow your business. How do you balance the clinical and business-related demands? Host Tim Rush welcomes Michael Weber, MD, cardiologist and entreprenuer, who shares his story about developing a new medical app that has helped grow his business. Dr. Weber is a cardiac electrophysiologist on Long Island, New York and the developer of the DirectLineMD app.  For more information, you...

Duration:00:15:00

Starting a Job Search: What Physicians Should Know

5/27/2014
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Host: Tim Rush How important is the resume/CV for a physician or other healthcare provider looking to make a job switch? What about the do's and don'ts for interviewing in this special population? And what are employers looking for in healthcare professionals of each practice level? Host Tim Rush welcomes Stephanie Rollheiser, Vice President of the locum tenens division at CompHealth, to discuss these and other important questions related to job searching. 

Duration:00:14:29

Alternative Career Choices after Fellowship

1/30/2014
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Host: Tim Rush With so much competition it's getting harder and harder to get into top medical fellowships. So, what can younger doctors do to help themselves stand out from the pack?  Host Tim Rush is joined by Dr. Bassam Rimawi, currently completing a second fellowship in Reproductive Infectious Diseases and Maternal Fetal Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina. Listen in to learn about Dr. Rimawi's unique path to medicine and his alternative career options as a...

Duration:00:15:00

A Balance of Practicing Medicine and Pursuing Your Passion

1/30/2014
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Host: Tim Rush In such a challenging and time-consuming profession, how can physicians find time to pursue other passions? Host Tim Rush welcomes Dr. Andrew Wilner, neurologist and award-winning author. His latest book, Bullets and Brains, draws on his own experiences as a neurologist to explain, in everyday terms, the dangers that can impact the brain. Dr. Wilner will discuss his career as both physician and author, including his medical missions in the Philippines. Download and listen in!

Duration:00:16:59

Locum Tenens: An Active Alternative to Early Retirement

1/8/2014
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Host: Tim Rush Many doctors consider early retirement, but not at the cost of discontinuing the practice of medicine. In this interview, guest Dr. Leon Books describes how he found the best of both worlds through national and international locum tenens work. Tim Rush hosts.

Duration:00:13:59

Why Do Physicians Choose Locum Tenens Work?

7/9/2013
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Host: Tim Rush Thousands of physicians contract with locum tenens companies every year to provide their medical expertise in a variety of settings, from rural solo practices to urban group practices to military bases to correctional facilities. As this unconventional method of clinical practice continues to expand, more physicians are feeling compelled to investigate its potential merits. Speaking on this subject is Dr. Winn Gregory, a general surgeon who works locum tenens assignments in...

Duration:00:12:59

Creative Ways to Replace Income Loss in Current Practice Environments

6/26/2013
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Host: Tim Rush As physicians' incomes diminish with reduced insurance reimbursement, physicians are faced with the problem of how to continue to offer high quality care without going broke. Some have turned to physician extenders and others have increased their patient loads to cover the increasing cost of running an office. There are lots of ways to "make money" and lots of reasons but staying within the ethics of practice is a bit tricky. Host Tim Rush welcomes Dr. Michael...

Duration:00:14:29

Careers in Correctional Medicine: Facts vs Fiction

3/12/2013
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Host: Tim Rush Dr. Michael Nelson joins host Tim Rush to discuss his medical career within the Federal Bureau of Prisons. As Clinical Director at the Federal Medical Center in Rochester, Minnesota, Dr. Nelson has been a Clinical Director at FMC Rochester since 2009 and this is his most recent assignment as part of a twenty five year career with the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Having worked at various duty locations throughout the agency, to include institutional, regional and central...

Duration:00:16:59

An Author in the ER

1/29/2013
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Host: Tim Rush Guest: Donald C. Correll, MD, FACEP Author and Emergency Medicine physician, Dr. Donald C. Correll , joins host Tim Rush to discuss his dual career. As a physician who works with physician assistants and nurse practitioners, Dr. Correll developed an appreciation of their medical skills and practice. Yet there was an unmet need in having protocols for the typical and atypical circumstances that occur in a provider's evaluation and treatment. That's why he decided to become...

Duration:00:14:29

The Benefits of Patient Data Protection

1/29/2013
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Host: Tim Rush Guest: Brad Douglas Host Tim Rush welcomes Brad Douglas, Vice President of Business Development for GMD/HIPAA Safeguard, a strategic protection and insurance solutions company. Mr. Douglas will discuss HIPPA Data Breech Protection and the benefits and great risks clinicians need to know to safeguard patient data. Join us in this educational and informational dialogue! Download today!

Duration:00:14:29

Career Trends for Hospitalists and Emergency Care Physicians

10/19/2012
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Host: Shane Jackson Guest: Larry Kraska Managing the high demands of medicine and trying to keep a physician office profitable is no easy task. What about the demands of being on staff at a hospital system? Or, multiple clinics? So, how do you try to manage your practice/profession, do it well and be happy? Is that possible? Well, answering these questions and more is Larry Krazka, CEO of MESA Medical Group in Lexington, Kentucky. Larry will discuss the unique practice management...

Duration:00:16:29

Assessing Medical Liability From the Patients Perspective

10/5/2012
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Host: Shane Jackson Guest: Joanna Shepherd-Bailey, PhD The medical malpractice liability system has been viewed as the reason for the rising cost of health care, skyrocketing insurance premiums, and the driver of patient defensive medicine. All estimates try to quantify the medical liability system itself. Studies and analysis have been to capture all interested parties. However, very little has been done from the pateints perspective. Host Shane Jackson welcomes Professor Joanna...

Duration:00:18:29

Imagining Healthcares Future: The Emergence of TEDMED

10/5/2012
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Host: Shane Jackson Guest: Jay Walker TEDMED is a community of people who are passionate about imagining the future of health and medicine. Once a year, the organization holds a grand gathering where leaders from all sectors of society come together for three and a half days. They explore the promise of technology and the potential of human achievement across all medical fields. Jay Walker, Curator of TEDMED, discusses unique aspects of this event from the perspective of a novel continuing...

Duration:00:16:59

A Medical Entrepreneur: The Pearls Pitfalls

8/21/2012
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Host: Tim Rush Guest: Jeffrey M. McFarlane, ARNP Host, Tim Rush, is joined by Jeffrey M. McFarlane, ARNP, who will be discussing how he became a medical entrepreneur. They review the need in the medical marketplace, how Jeffrey developed the idea and prototypes and finally, the pearls and pitfalls in becoming an inventor. Jeffrey M. McFarlane is a Nurse Practitioner and started his career in nursing at Indian River State College in Fort Pierce, Florida, graduating with an Associates degree...

Duration:00:12:59

Setting Long Term Career Goals in a Changing Healthcare Landscape

8/21/2012
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Host: Tim Rush Guest: Thomas W. Rossi Host Tim Rush speaks with Thomas Rossi, Vice President of HCA Physician Recruitment, about the art of planning ones long term career goals within a fluid, dynamic environment of modern medicine.

Duration:00:16:29