Category: Education

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November 19, 2019

When the Physician Becomes the Patient

Guests: Philip T. Hagen, M.D. and Melanie D. Swift, M.D. (@swifzdh

Host: Darryl S. Chutka, M.D. (@ChutkaMD)

Do you self-manage your health? Do you avoid regular routine screenings? Drs. Hagen and Swift from the Mayo Clinic Physician Health Center layout the evidence supporting the need for organizational support that directly addresses the barriers of time, safe space, and confidentiality. If you have a practitioner as a patient, how can you partner with colleagues in Occupational Medicine to confidentially, accurately, and efficiently evaluate what impact the conditions or medications may have on your patient’s ability to practice?

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