Hair fibers, wigs and hairpieces are beneficial to patients.

Physicians can support their hair loss patients by sharing information on the different products now available to camouflage thinning hair, according to a recent study published in the June 2017...

CA State Advances Bill To Limit Pharmaceutical Payments to Physicians

On May 18, 2017, the California State Senate approved SB 790 (Health care providers: gifts and benefits), a bill that prohibits manufacturers of prescribed products from offering or providing...

ASLMS Announces New Officers

Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD, was elected president of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) on April 7, 2017. He is the director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Dermatology...

Make your practice more efficient

A recent study in the American Journal of Managed Care (March 2017) followed primary care practices that underwent a “Lean” redesign and found improved workflow, higher physician...

Valeant Dermatology has introduced a new senior leadership team, led by Bill Humphries, executive vice president and group chairman. The senior team includes Michael McMyne, vice president of...

Salary-based physician compensation models offer benefits.

An expansion of salary-based compensation models in healthcare may reduce conflicts of interest, and improve both patient care and physician job satisfaction, say researchers Ian Larkin, PhD, and...