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The Other Billionaire Buffett – Business Tales from Margaritaville

Although his music rarely referenced financial security and independence, Jimmy Buffett did have business acumen. Read about his business tales and learn how working hard, but not too hard worked for Jimmy and could work for you too.

Welcome to Business is the Best Medicine

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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The Burnout Comedy

The Burnout Comedy

Read Dr. Slaters’ response to the Wealthy Doc’s article, Clinician Burnout as a Physician who worked through Covid and is still in the thick of healthcare as an ER doctor.

Lottery Lessons

Lottery Lessons

We all have probably passed a billboard with the lottery winnings on there and wondered “What would I do with all of that money?” Tune into to read how Dr. Slater’s thoughts on winning the lottery and how his thoughts have changed throughout his career.

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...

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The Burnout Comedy

The Burnout Comedy

Read Dr. Slaters’ response to the Wealthy Doc’s article, Clinician Burnout as a Physician who worked through Covid and is still in the thick of healthcare as an ER doctor.

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Lottery Lessons

Lottery Lessons

We all have probably passed a billboard with the lottery winnings on there and wondered “What would I do with all of that money?” Tune into to read how Dr. Slater’s thoughts on winning the lottery and how his thoughts have changed throughout his career.

read more
The Other Side of the Stethoscope

The Other Side of the Stethoscope

As medical professionals who are also parents, the lines get blurred between clinician and protector. Heather talks about this and lessons she has learned dealing with this in this article.

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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.

read more
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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Neill Slater MD, MBA

Neill Slater MD, MBA

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Heather Zamarron PA-C

Heather Zamarron PA-C

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