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Next in our Self-Employment Sanity Series: Getting Organized

We spoke with two experts, a CPA and a wealth manager, to find out what advice they give their self-employed clients on keeping their financial life organized. Read about four systems for tracking your finances, including the little-known virtual shoebox method. We've also linked to reviews of top smart phone and cloud-based financial apps. After you've read the article, share your tips for keeping your finances in order in our comments section.

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Specialty Spotlight
HealthLeaders' Article Traces History of and Increased Demand for HospitalistsSpecialty Spotlight

Hospitalists have nearly tripled in 10 years and, from sometimes rocky beginnings, have evolved to become a critical component of healthcare delivery. Hospitalists will become even more valuable as care coordination, patient satisfaction and readmissions have a greater impact on hospitals' bottom lines.

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Who's to blame for antibiotic resistant bacteria?

In response to a CDC report revealing high levels of antibiotic resistant bacteria present in meat, a flurry of reporting on the subject happened this month. Theories abound as to the culprit in this case: over-prescribing by physicians, pushy patients who won't take no for an answer, prophylactic use of antibiotics in food animals. What's your opinion? Vote here!

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In The News
LocumTenens.com's President Writes About Staffing Up for 32 Million New Patients

In an article published in Becker's Hospital Review, Shane Jackson, LocumTenens.com's president, provides practical tips for preparing for a surge in newly-insured patients in 2014, when the main provisions of the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) become effective.

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