Patient Relationships

Managing the physician-patient relationship

  • Wrong site surgery

    A 35-year-old man came to Orthopedic Surgeon A on referral from his primary care physician. The patient reported pain in his right buttock, thigh, and leg for the past nine months.

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  • Reporter Quarter 2 2019

    Reporter Quarter 2 2019

    From difficult to dangerous: How to handle disruptive patients; How to address ethical misconduct by a colleague or staff member; Improper performance of breast biopsy; Improper prescribing

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  • Reporter Q1 2019

    Reporter Q1 2019

    Evaluating & treating the suicidal patient (CME); Dr. Melinda Lopez: On the front lines with human trafficking; Failure to properly evaluate depression; Failure to diagnose coronary artery disease

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  • De-escalation techniques and resources

    De-escalation techniques and resources

    Learn how to de-escalate angry patients or diffuse a tense situation in the office.

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  • Meet the instructor: Robert Milman, MD

    Meet the instructor: Robert Milman, MD

    Dr. Milman co-teaches TMLT’s 2019 summer CME seminar series in San Antonio and Forth Worth.

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  • Reporter Quarter 3 2018

    Reporter Quarter 3 2018

    CME - Human Trafficking; Communicating with millennials; Wernicke's encephalopathy: Failure to monitor thiamine levels; Failure to obtain consent for esophageal dilation; TMLT Board Election 2019

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  • Terminating the Physician-Patient Relationship, Part 1

    Terminating the Physician-Patient Relationship, Part 1

    When dealing with difficult patients, physicians are sometimes left with no alternative than but to terminate the physician-patient relationship.

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  • Terminating the Physician-Patient Relationship, Part 2

    Terminating the Physician-Patient Relationship, Part 2

    When dealing with difficult patients, physicians are sometimes left with no alternative but to terminate the physician-patient relationship.

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  • Addressing transgender health care disparities

    Addressing transgender health care disparities

    This presentation brings awareness to transgender health care disparities and examines how practicing cultural competency can improve patient-physician relationships.

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  • Responding to Online Patient Complaints

    Responding to Online Patient Complaints

    The posting of patient complaints and reviews online is unavoidable. Here are some tips on how to manage and respond to negative online comments.

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  • Communicating with Patients After Adverse Outcomes

    Communicating with Patients After Adverse Outcomes

    Health care professionals often struggle with how to communicate with patients after adverse outcomes. This presentation offers tips on expressing empathy and compassion.

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  • Physician Communication: Then and Now

    Physician Communication: Then and Now

    It is essential to understand that despite the advances in telecommunication tools, the law has changed very little.

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  • Lone Star Reporter Quarter 4 2018

    Lone Star Reporter Quarter 4 2018

    Managing a practice: How to navigate hiring, paying, and terminating employees (2-hour CME); Claims by Specialty: MPL Association's 2006-2015 national closed claim data; TMLT 2018 scholarship

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  • Reporter Q4 2018

    Reporter Q4 2018

    Managing a practice: How to navigate hiring, paying, and terminating employees (2-point CME); Claims by specialty: MPL Association's 2006-2015 national closed claim data; TMLT 2018 scholarship winner

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  • Communicating with millennial patients

    Communicating with millennial patients

    Millennials are now the largest segment of our population, and they bring a different set of expectations and needs to health care than previous generations.

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  • New-to-Practice Reporter 2018

    New-to-Practice Reporter 2018

    Managing opioids: claims analysis and case study; Wernicke’s encephalopathy after bariatric surgery; How to dismiss without abandoning: Ending the physician-patient relationship; Addressing transgende

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  • Reporter Quarter 1 2018

    Reporter Quarter 1 2018

    Transgender health care (CME); Compassionate health care: 2017 Legislative highlights; Failure to correctly label lab specimens and follow up; Mismanagement of anticoagulant medication

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  • 10 Things that get Physician Groups Sued

    10 Things that get Physician Groups Sued

    This publication will describe 10 common errors that can increase the risk of a malpractice suit, and offer risk management techniques to address these issues.

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  • 10 Things that Get Physicians Sued

    10 Things that Get Physicians Sued

    This publication will describe 10 common errors that can increase the risk of a malpractice suit, and offer risk management techniques to address these issues.

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  • Lone Star Reporter Quarter 3 2018

    Lone Star Reporter Quarter 3 2018

    CME-Human trafficking: Raising awareness & identifying trafficked persons in health care settings; Communicating with millennial patients; Failure to monitor thiamine levels; Failure to obtain consent

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