What is a physician's job?

Answer Though you may feel confident in putting a Band-Aid on a small cut or taking an aspiring for a headache, for more serious medical problems, you turn to the services of a physician.DescriptionPhysic... Read More »

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Do physicians require ATLS?

The Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) requires physicians, paramedics and other front line emergency personal to learn techniques for the early care of the trauma patient to save lives in critica... Read More »

Do physicians require ACLS?

Advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) is a certification obtained by health care and medical professionals. Most physicians are trained through education to administer ACLS and are not required to ... Read More »

HIPAA Checklist for Physicians?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 was designed to improve the protection and exchange of medical information. The Office for Civil Rights enforces the HIPAA Pr... Read More »

Are podiatrists considered physicians?

A podiatrist isn't a physician. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a physician holds either a degree as a medical doctor (M.D.) or a doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.). A podiatrist ha... Read More »