PracticeLink Magazine

Spring 2019

The career development quarterly for physicians of all specialties, PracticeLink Magazine provides readers with feature articles, compensation stats, helpful job search tips—as well as recruitment ads from organizations across the U.S.

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46 S PRIN g 2019 T E C H N O T E S Where history meets vitality… The Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia is closer than you think… our location, less than 80 miles from Washington, DC, features a small If you're looking for the ideal place to practice medicine and enjoy an excellent quality-lifestyle in the Shenandoah Valley area of West Virginia, visit: WVUMEDICINE.ORG/CAREERS Select Eastern Panhandle SPECIALTIES BEING RECRUITED Nestled in the Shenandoah Valley will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, veteran status or other protected status. …yet so close to Everything Cardiology Family Medicine Internal Medicine Neurosurgery Obstetrics/Gynecology Orthopedics-Surgery Plastic surgery Psychiatry Vascular surgery there have been several studies performed that test the efficacy of the application and algorithm. Overall, this is definitely an interesting medical application with solid research to back it up. The app claims to be 93 percent effective under typical use, meaning that 7 out of 100 women get pregnant during one year of use — so there are definitely several cases of unintended pregnancy. There is a subset of women who are interested in non-hormonal methods of contraception, and this app could be appealing to them, as long as it's made clear to patients that it's not superior to traditional methods and that unintended pregnancy can occur. ILTIFAT HUSAIN, M.D., is editor-in-chief and founder of iMedicalApps. com, the leading physician publication on digital medicine. He's also assistant professor of emergency medicine and director of medical app curriculum at Wake Forest School of Medicine. Learn more about our contributors on page 22. Win! Find your next practice—and enter to win a $500 gift card—at Price: $79.99 billed annually, or $9.99 per month billed monthly. iPhone, iPad: Android:

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