The Doctor’s Advocate | First Quarter 2021

Partnering with APG to Advance the Quality and Value of Patient Care

TDC Group is proud to offer our members insights from the country’s leading healthcare experts: We are the exclusive sponsor of APG on American Healthcare, a timely podcast series presented by America’s Physician Groups (APG) that gives an invaluable look into the future of healthcare.

Each podcast features APG President and CEO Don Crane in discussion with the country’s top healthcare executives, policymakers, and industry experts on issues facing the healthcare value movement. Distinguished guests include:

  • Robert J. Margolis, MD, former CEO of Healthcare Partners and Founder of the Duke-Margolis Center on Health Policy
  • Ian Morrison, PhD, author and futurist
  • Don Berwick, MD, Founder and CEO, Institute for Healthcare Improvement, and former Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

If you are interested in what’s happening on the frontlines of healthcare and where we’re headed, you won’t want to miss an episode. Subscribe to APG on American Healthcare today. It’s available on Apple podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify, and TuneIn.

The Doctor’s Advocate is published by The Doctors Company to advise and inform its members about loss prevention and insurance issues.

The guidelines suggested in this newsletter are not rules, do not constitute legal advice, and do not ensure a successful outcome. They attempt to define principles of practice for providing appropriate care. The principles are not inclusive of all proper methods of care nor exclusive of other methods reasonably directed at obtaining the same results.

The ultimate decision regarding the appropriateness of any treatment must be made by each healthcare provider considering the circumstances of the individual situation and in accordance with the laws of the jurisdiction in which the care is rendered.

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