Debra Phairas

President & Owner, Practice & Liability Consultants

Debra Phairas is President of Practice & Liability Consultants, LLC a nationally recognized firm specializing in practice management and malpractice prevention. Her background includes medical clinic administration and loss prevention management for NORCAL Mutual, a physician malpractice insurance carrier in Northern California. Her BS is from Michigan State University and her graduate work at Golden Gate Univeristy San Francisco MBA Health Services Administration program.

Her consulting experience includes over 1,800 practices of all sizes and specialties. Typical engagements include: practice start-ups, practice assessments, mergers, financial analysis, revenue enhancement, overhead reduction, personnel management, over 400 practice valuations, expert witness, partnership issues and recruitment support for hospitals and physician groups. She has presented seminars and lectures nationwide for state and local medical/dental associations, management organizations and specialty societies.



  •  Friday, October 20, 2017
  • 10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT,
  • 60 Minutes
  • ¤139.00
Physician Extenders: Working with an NP or PA to Increase Profitability

Nurse practitioners and physician assistants will enhance the efficiency and productivity of the practice to increase profitability. This Webinar will teach management of extenders to reduce costs, increase efficiency, retain patient satisfaction with services, yet reduce malpractice exposure. Primary care physicians and specialists can benefit from the use of physician extenders.

  •  Tuesday, October 31, 2017
  • 10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT,
  • 60 Minutes
  • ¤139.00
Top Ten Tips to Avoid Practice Management Hypertension

Physicians and Managers today are feeling the stress of many aspects of running the practice and this can lead to many forms of "Practice Management Hypertension". This workshop will provide tips to lower your blood pressure and resultant anxiety to successfully navigate the business side of the practice. Most medical schools never teach physicians in residency about the business principles. It is just as important to invest in education about the business side of medical practice throughout your career as the clinical aspects.





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  • ¤179.00
Physician Extenders: Working with an NP or PA to Increase Profitability

Nurse practitioners and physician assistants will enhance the efficiency and productivity of the practice to increase profitability. This Webinar will teach management of extenders to reduce costs, increase efficiency, retain patient satisfaction with services, yet reduce malpractice exposure. Primary care physicians and specialists can benefit from the use of physician extenders.

  • Recorded
  • View Anytime
  • ¤179.00
Top Ten Tips to Avoid Practice Management Hypertension

Physicians and Managers today are feeling the stress of many aspects of running the practice and this can lead to many forms of "Practice Management Hypertension". This workshop will provide tips to lower your blood pressure and resultant anxiety to successfully navigate the business side of the practice. Most medical schools never teach physicians in residency about the business principles. It is just as important to invest in education about the business side of medical practice throughout your career as the clinical aspects.

  • Recorded
  • View Anytime
  • ¤379.00
Physician Extenders: Working with an NP or PA to Increase Profitability

Nurse practitioners and physician assistants will enhance the efficiency and productivity of the practice to increase profitability. This Webinar will teach management of extenders to reduce costs, increase efficiency, retain patient satisfaction with services, yet reduce malpractice exposure. Primary care physicians and specialists can benefit from the use of physician extenders.

  • Recorded
  • View Anytime
  • ¤379.00
Top Ten Tips to Avoid Practice Management Hypertension

Physicians and Managers today are feeling the stress of many aspects of running the practice and this can lead to many forms of "Practice Management Hypertension". This workshop will provide tips to lower your blood pressure and resultant anxiety to successfully navigate the business side of the practice. Most medical schools never teach physicians in residency about the business principles. It is just as important to invest in education about the business side of medical practice throughout your career as the clinical aspects.