By Nora Ciancio In early 2020, the American Addiction Centers reported the following in their publication Statistics for Substance Abuse in Medical Professionals: healthcare professionals are 10 to 15 percent more likely to develop substance abuse than the general population. To address this, medical, dental and nursing schools, along with CME programs, have made it a … [Read more...] about Reporting Substance Use and Mental Health Disorders to Your Licensing Board
Winter 2021 HRP
By Jenny L. F. Andrus, MD Many women suffer from low back pain at some point in their lives. Common medical issues can cause that nagging ache. When I see ladies in the office for this complaint, I frequently diagnose them with Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Dysfunction. Why are women patients more likely to have this condition? As healthcare providers, we know that … [Read more...] about Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
By Erica Pero I’ve been dealing with Landlords a lot lately. Landlords who won’t allow the Tenant to assign the lease to another person. You see, there’s usually some sort of issue with the Assignment Clause which allows the Landlord to be picky and prevent the Tenant from transferring the lease to someone else. Assignment Clauses are in almost every contract. They lay out … [Read more...] about What is…an Assignment Clause?
The New Hope Center for Reproductive Medicine Every new baby is a miracle to Dr. Robin Poe-Zeigler. For nearly a quarter century as a reproductive endocrinologist and fertility specialist, she has assisted in creating more than 4,000 such miracles. Dr. Poe-Zeigler – known as “Dr. Robin” to patients – has become a fixture in the Hampton Roads community since … [Read more...] about Robin L. Poe-Zeigler, MD, FACOG
William Adkins, MD, FACOG, Lakeview OB/GYN Capt., U.S. Naval Medical Corps Reserve (Ret) Without the military, Dr. William Adkins is certain that he wouldn’t have built a long, successful career in medicine. He’s not even sure he would have gone to college. Forty years of service in the Air Force and Navy, including active duty and reserves in both branches, … [Read more...] about Thank You for Your Service Winter 2021