Doctor Disability: Get Checked for Hepatitis C

Posted on: September 26, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Doctor Disability: Get Checked for Hepatitis C The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that more than 2 million baby boomers in the U.S. are infected with hepatitis C, a life-threatening liver disease that can cause multiple disabling medical conditions or illnesses. This post is provided by Doctor Disability insurance. Hepatitis C is linked […]

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Doctor Disability: Internet Marketing Tips for Doctors

Posted on: September 25, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Doctor Disability: Internet Marketing Tips for Doctors Over 85% of consumers do online research before making a decision. And that includes everything from cars, shows, doctor disability insurance, and finding the right physician. This is why, creating an online presence is crucial for doctors. Stand out to potential patients. Your contact information is most likely […]

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Doctor Disability: Social Media Tips

Posted on: September 24, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Doctor Disability: Social Media Tips American Medical News examined two studies that looked at social media as “a valuable business intelligence tool, a customer service tool, and even an avenue for reporting that could lead to better care and improved outcomes.” Here are some social media tips brought to you by Doctor Disability.  Twitter, Facebook, […]

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Doctor Disability: Expanded Hours Linked to Lower Health Costs

Posted on: September 20, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Doctor Disability: Expanded Hours Linked to Lower Health Costs Primary care physicians traditionally have a very set schedule; Monday through Friday, nine to five, five days a week. Some may be on call through the weekend, but most likely patients visit the emergency room or urgent care center if they need medical attention on a […]

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Buy Doctor Disability Early in Life

Posted on: September 19, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Buy Doctor Disability Early in Life A groundbreaking study by the National Disability Institute and the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America reveals that three out of four people diagnosed with multiple sclerosis experience financial hardship and more than two thirds are subject to financial instability. This is why doctor disability insurance is so important.  The […]

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Doctor Disability: Social Security Lax on Disability Claims

Posted on: September 17, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Doctor Disability: Social Security Lax on Disability Claims Physicians and dentists avoid getting doctor disability insurance for a number of reasons. Many think that disability won’t happen to them. Others will rely on workers comp or Social Security disability payments. But the reality is disability payments won’t cover your full income- most likely it won’t […]

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Doctor Disability: Medical School Debt Still High

Posted on: September 13, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Doctor Disability: Medical School Debt Still High These days, college loans seem to come with the territory. Debt is synonymous with being a student. But how high is too high? And what happens if you can no longer practice due to injury or illness? This is why it is crucial to get doctor disability insurance […]

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Why Do You Need Doctor Disability Insurance?

Posted on: September 11, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Why Do You Need Doctor Disability Insurance? Disability is commonly associated with accidents. The idea of an accident tends to elicit a “Oh that’ll never happen to me” response rather than actual concern. Yet disability covers more than that- the majority of disability is caused by illness.  Over 15 million Americans a year experience a […]

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How New EHR Regulations Help Cut Red Tape for Physicians

Posted on: September 7, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

New EHR Regulations Help Cut Red Tape for Physicians Health and Human Services recently announced a new rule to cut red tape for doctors, hospitals and health plans. The new EHR regulation will adopt operating rules for making healthcare claim payments electronically. The new set of operating rules for electronic fund transfers and electronic remittance […]

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Physician Disability: Many Physicians Reluctant to Get Help

Posted on: September 6, 2012 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

When physicians experience illness or disability, they are in the unique position of have extensive knowledge on healthcare and treatments. They may be unconvinced to get help or even to protect themselves with physician disability insurance. However, despite an unwavering ability to diagnose others, physicians often don’t want to acknowledge their own disability. Furthermore, they […]

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