June 26, 2020

Keeping You Safe At Our 2021 CME Conferences

Are you wondering if it’s safe to attend in-person events in 2021?  That’s a great question.   In 2020, our veteran event team successfully navigated unchartered territories and actually […]
January 20, 2017

“Should we send him home? He had a normal stress test 10 days ago….”

This was a 50-year-old male smoker with a history of hyperlipemia, previous stent, on Plavix and ASA who presented for chest pain to the ER. This […]
July 22, 2016

Hip, Hip, Hooray: Orthopedic Hip Problems From Young to Old

In my busy orthopedic practice, many patients present with a chief complaint of “hip pain.” Muscles and tendons around the hip are easily “stretched, pulled, irritated, […]
March 18, 2016

Combine Your CME with A Caribbean Cruise of A Lifetime!

Plan now to sail with us this Oct 30 – Nov 4 on Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas! You’ll earn up to 16 hours of […]
February 5, 2016

Red Flags of Back Pain

Although back pain is one of the most common patient complaints we see in many practice settings, I find it amazing how many clinicians are uncomfortable […]
February 1, 2016

Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Update

By Jason Lucas, PhD, PA-C When I finished my PA training in 2001, I thought I was ready for anything in medicine. I soon found my […]
January 21, 2016

Non-Surgical Treatment of Arthritis

We have all seen the advertisements on television, in newspapers, on infomercials, and even in mainstream retail stores about the “latest and greatest treatments for arthritis.” […]
January 15, 2016

Navigating In-Flight Turbulence

By John Bielinski, MS, PA-C The Difference Between Patient and Customer As a “lone wolf EM Physician Assistant” (PA that works in a critical access hospital […]
March 27, 2015

Tanning Beds – Let’s Clear the Confusion

          Patients constantly ask those of us in the Dermatology field what is the best sunscreen, how to apply it and what […]
March 20, 2015

Who does not get aspirin when it comes to chest pain?

      By: John Bielinski, MS, PA-C Consider which of the following four patients should not be given aspirin: 1. Patient on Coumadin? 2. Patient with […]