There are plenty discussion points in the recent Daily Beast article, "How Being a Doctor Became the Most Miserable Profession," inlcuding physician suicide rates and doctors entering high-paying specialty practices to retire as soon as possible.
When FiercePracticeManagement launched in 2010, healthcare social media was in its infancy. The major questions surrounding websites such as Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+, Pinterest and the like were, "What are they? Why should I use them? How do I use them?"
Running a medical practice is not for the faint of heart. With mounting regulations and flat reimbursements, closure is a real possibility for many small practices. Marc D. Halley, MBA, president and chief executive officer of Ohio-based Halley Consulting Group, should know. With more than 20 years of experience in the physician-practice industry, Halley's expertise comes not just from his work as a consultant, but as someone who's been in your shoes.