How Gender Preferences Affect Colorectal Cancer Screening


Surveys show that patients in urban settings are willing to pay more, and rural patients will wait longer, for a same gender endoscopist.

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7 Ways to Improve Workplace Efficiency in Gastroenterology
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Dr. David Hass from New Haven, Connecticut, offers advice and tips for improving efficiency in a gastroenterology practice. Some tips include creating a positive work environment for staff and leaving 1–2 empty appointments per day to allow time to “catch up” or fit in emergency consults.
GI Endoscopists Increase Face Mask Use
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Pre-COVID personal protective equipment use was more relaxed than it is now, according to physician surveys.
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