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Talk to Your Patients About Money

Dr. Slater believes its important for healthcare providers to be comfortable with talking to your patients about money. Dive into why he thinks this is important, why it is a challenge, and what our responsibility is as healthcare professionals.

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At Business is the Best Medicine, we want to empower Medical Professionals with personal finance and business knowledge.

We believe:

  1. Every healthcare professional should treat their career as a small business.  
  2. Every healthcare professional can achieve financial independence.  
  3. Our healthcare system will benefit from us achieving these first two goals.

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Talk to Your Patients About Money

Talk to Your Patients About Money

Dr. Slater believes its important for healthcare providers to be comfortable with talking to your patients about money. Dive into why he thinks this is important, why it is a challenge, and what our responsibility is as healthcare professionals.

Vacation Home Taxes

Vacation Home Taxes

 In the third and final installment of this series, I will discuss how taxes affect your vacation home.  The tax treatment can vary widely depending on how you use the property.  If you are considering a vacation home, you should understand all...

Should APPs Only Staff Fast Track in the ER?

Should APPs Only Staff Fast Track in the ER?

Last month, I wrote about provider satisfaction.  In that article, which you can read here, I discussed factors that affect provider satisfaction.  Professional development was one extrinsic factor that I wrote about in that article.  Soon after publication, I...

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Vacation Home Taxes

Vacation Home Taxes

 In the third and final installment of this series, I will discuss how taxes affect your vacation home.  The tax treatment can vary widely depending on how you use the property.  If you are considering a vacation home, you should understand all...

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The Realities of Using Your Vacation Home as a Rental

The Realities of Using Your Vacation Home as a Rental

In the second part of the series about owning a vacation home, Dr. Slater discusses using your vacation home as a rental. Learn pros and cons of renting out the vacation home, from cost savings, getting regular usage from the home and having a property management company to wear and tear, annoying your neighbors, and meeting regulations.

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Should APPs Only Staff Fast Track in the ER?

Should APPs Only Staff Fast Track in the ER?

Last month, I wrote about provider satisfaction.  In that article, which you can read here, I discussed factors that affect provider satisfaction.  Professional development was one extrinsic factor that I wrote about in that article.  Soon after publication, I...

read more
Neill Slater MD, MBA

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