As a physician, you can appreciate the importance of keeping clear and accurate patient records. Even so, you may not have the time or talent to sit down and transcribe out your notes during or at the end of a busy day. Instead of allowing your patient files to become disorganized or not kept properly, you can outsource their upkeep to someone who is trained to transcribe them for you. Here is how you can benefit from using the services of a medical scribe.
26 July 2021
Fears of cervical cancer are among the biggest reasons why people make appointments with an OBGYN. Cervical cancer can be deadly, and this is why diagnosis and treatment are so important. Do you want to learn more about cervical cancer? These are the common facts people do not know about cervical cancer until their first OBGYN appointment. HPV Causes Most Cases One of the most common causes of cervical cancer is a sexually transmitted infection known as human papillomavirus (HPV).
23 June 2021
Knee replacement surgery is a major operation. As such, there will be a recovery period, and you can expect some pain and discomfort during that recovery period. It is important to know, though, whether what you are experiencing is normal or whether it is a sign that something's amiss. Here's a look at some things you might experience after knee replacement — along with indications as to whether each experience is normal or abnormal.
21 May 2021
Sleep medicines can be a great solution for people who are really struggling to sleep. However, as they can have some unpleasant side effects and are sometimes addictive, they are not for every patient or every situation. So, how do you know whether you should ask your doctor about sleep medicines or not? Well, if the following are true of your situation, then it's time to have the conversation. You've already improved your sleep hygiene but to no avail.
24 March 2021
A lot of the advice out there for treating back pain is pretty general. And if anything, it seems to focus on lower back pain because that tends to be the most common and the most severe. However, if your back pain is concentrated in your upper back, a lot of the targeted lower back stretches — and recommendations like sleeping with a pillow between your legs — won't do much for it.
17 February 2021
Did you know that many people do not receive the primary care services that they are supposed to? Many people simply don't receive medical treatment that is preventative. In fact, you might not even know what kind of medical clinic you should be going to if you want to receive this kind of treatment. Often, the kind of medical clinic you will need is called "primary care." These are the kinds of services you can expect to see at a primary care medical clinic.
11 February 2021
Although society has become more open when it comes to talking about mental health over the past few years, there is still a bit of a stigma attached to seeing a psychiatrist. Some people assume psychiatry is only for "crazy" people, or that psychiatrists are just pill pushers. Neither of these assumptions are true. In fact, it's better to see a psychiatrist as soon as you notice your symptoms in order to help improve your condition.
7 January 2021