Thousands of new doctors are enrolling in a federal government program to forgive student debt, according to The Wall Street Journal.

​​​​​​​As more hospitals post ratings for physicians online, questions remain as to whether the rating data has a benefit to patients or is merely a marketing…

Fewer than one in every eight elderly patients takes medicines appropriately, a practice linked to an increased risk of hospitalization or death, according to…

Some housecall businesses send a doctor to a patient’s home in a Prius. With others, the physician arrives at a patient’s home via an Uber-dispatched car or…

A surgeon’s degree of specialization may be a better predictor of whether a patient lives or dies than how many times the doctor performed a procedure,…

More than half of doctors in the United States have refrained from ordering certain medical interventions--including prescribing medications, ordering a scan…

Male and female residents are earning comparable annual salaries--that’s $57,000 and $56,000, respectively, according to a recent resident salary and debt…

Most physician specialties saw an increase in compensation last year, but none more so than those in emergency medicine where doctors report a 9.6 percent…