Peer Review Law Changes

Mar 04, 2014 at 12:00 am by admin

Arkansas joins other states narrowing healthcare peer review privileges for the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005 Two new peer review laws in Arkansas shoul.... Read More

Genomically Directed Medicine Using Genetic Profile to Tailor Better Drug Treatment

Mar 04, 2014 at 12:00 am by admin

The concept of individual genetic testing to tailor the best type of medicine and treatment for patients is no longer just theoretical. Precision or personalized medicine usi.... Read More

Physician Spotlight: Elylem Ocal, MD

Mar 04, 2014 at 12:00 am by admin

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, UAMS/Arkansas Children's Hospital It doesn’t take long for Elylem Ocal’s personality to sparkle. The self-deprecatingly funny pediatric.... Read More

Diabetic Wound Care Saves Lives, Limbs and Money for the Healthcare System

Mar 04, 2014 at 12:00 am by admin

One of the most common mistakes primary care providers make with diabetic patients with a foot wound is to clean the ulcer, remove all the infected tissue, bandage it and the.... Read More

Preparing for ICD-10 Conversion Part 2

Mar 04, 2014 at 12:00 am by admin

Practice management consultant shares the ‘4 Ts’ for physicians to considerEditor’s note: The Medical News series, “Preparing for ICD-10 Conversion,” began last month with “8.... Read More