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4 Ways Texting Could Help Your Facility

Harnessing the power of texting could improve patient experience at your facility for time-consuming scheduling and even more robust communication, such as questions about side effects. For more sensitive information, hospitals can consult with external sources to design and implement secure services, ensuring compliance with HIPPA and seamless integration with their EMR system. Although there are regulations for operating this type of patient interaction, the benefits are well worth exploring. Read on to discover four advantages of communicating with patients via text:

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5 Steps to Improve Your Bedside Manner

The way providers interact and communicate with their patients is important. When patients are dealing with their health, they are looking for respect and want to receive optimal care. Additionally, how providers act and treat their patients could impact their practice and either help or hurt their reputation.

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Next Stop, Nashua

Surrounded by pedestrian-oriented neighborhoods and close to plenty of adventure, Nashua is your all-access pass to New England! In addition to a lively, historic downtown and tax-free shopping, the second-largest city in New Hampshire also promises opportunities for permanent placement at Southern NH Medical Center. This is the perfect location for healthcare professionals to put down roots.

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The Top 3 ‘Don’ts’ of Healthcare Leadership

Running a hospital or health system comes with a great deal of responsibility and considerable challenges. Although there is an abundance of advice available for healthcare leaders in running their organizations, sometimes it’s more important to talk about what not to do. To create an environment in which providers can successfully practice, here are a few behaviors to avoid:

9 Notable Reads for the Healthcare Executive

Some books are purchased with the best intentions but remain unopened, collecting dust on the highest corner of the bookshelf. Others—like the ones listed below—offer valuable and practical insights, problem-solving tools, and unlimited inspiration for healthcare executives.

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Could Oneida be Your Next Move?

Surrounded by the famous Finger Lakes and majestic Adirondack Mountains, central New York is a healthcare professional’s dream come true. Keep reading to discover why you should consider settling in Oneida, NY, and explore current opportunities for permanent placement through Oneida Healthcare.

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7 Keys to Creating a Successful Partnership between Physicians and Non-Physician Providers

The number of non-physician providers (NPPs) practicing within hospitals has increased dramatically, especially in hospitalist programs. This is largely due to the increased demand for streamlined inpatient medical care and an inadequate supply of physicians. Additionally, the cost of hiring NPPs is a fraction of the cost of hiring physicians, adding incentive for programs to embrace the practice.

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Chambersburg: 10 Ways to Experience the Charm

As one of the fastest growing communities in Pennsylvania, Chambersburg is the perfect blend of culture and energy nestled amid small-town charm. It also has a strong medical presence, with plenty of permanent placement openings for physicians through Summit Healthcare. So why should you consider practicing medicine and putting down roots in Chambersburg? Read on.

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How to Make Your New Resolution a New Habit

Resolutions always begin with a positive outlook; however, maintaining that energy throughout the rest of the year is much more difficult. Here are three steps to help your New Year’s resolution come true…

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Tips for Residents, Young Doctors on Managing Loan Debt

Debt is a significant problem that many graduates face, particularly residents. According to, in 2016, the average medical school debt was roughly $190,000, with approximately 25 percent of grads shouldering debts greater than $200,000. Of course, these figures do not include credit card debt, a mortgage, and/or other loans that residents and new doctors may carry.