March-April 2020 | Volume 103 | Issue 2
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Scope of Practice
Table of Contents
ON THE COVER
Window panels at the Mayo Foundation illustrate key moments and figures in medicine.
BY MICHAEL CAMILLERI, MD, AND CYNTHIA STANISLAV
PHYSICIANS AND THE ARTS
Non-physician practitioners are an essential part of health care today.
BY SUZY FRISCH
How to recognize them and protect yourself.
BY ALAN LEMBITZ, MD
It’s not just Lyme disease anymore.
BY JENNA BJORK, DVM, MPH, AND ELIZABETH SCHIFFMAN, MPH, MA
MMA and Benovate have partnered for a six- month pilot, during which MMA members will receive free access to health activities and resources personalized to their needs.
CLINICAL AND HEALTH AFFAIRS
BY DANIEL ROZENBAUM, MD; VLAD C. VASILE, MD, PHD; AND ANDRÉ C. LAPEYRE, III, MD
BY LESLIE A. NUSSBAUM, MD, PHD; CHRISTOPHER HILTON, MD; REBECCA WALTON, BS; AND ERIC S. NUSSBAUM, MD
Many of us need guidance for just how to create team-based care that works for practitioners and, most of all, for patients.
BY ZEKE MCKINNEY, MD
LIFE IN MEDICINE
Tips for preparing for medical missions.
BY STEVEN SHU, MD, MBA
A tele-scribe gives more time with patients.
BY KEVIN DONNELLY, MD
What to tell the patient about a missed diagnosis.
BY EMILY SADECKI AND KATE HANSON
THE PHYSICIAN ADVOCATE
The MMA's report on policy, people and politics
Physician wellness app Benovate. Online opioid CME course. Nominate MMA officers and awards.
The words and phrases we use make a difference.
BY THOMAS KOTTKE, MD, MSPH
Verna Thornton, MD & Paul Kietzmann, MD