Bias, overt and hidden, remains a barrier that keeps many prospective doctors with disabilities out of the medical field, says Cheri A. Blauwet, M.D.

If MedPAC wants to replace the current Medicare payment system for physicians, they should move ahead quickly with that recommendation.

To attract more doctors to primary care, CMS is reforming Medicare payment systems—paying more for managing care for patients with chronic conditions.

Veterans could face barriers to medical care if Congress doesn’t approve emergency funding for the Veterans Choice program.

Twenty people are facing charges related to a massive fraud scheme that bilked public funded insurance programs out of $146 million.

Surgeons have developed a strategy to help keep postsurgical patients from misusing or abusing their prescription painkillers.

Glassdoor released its list of best places to work in 2018, and a number of healthcare organizations made the cut. 

Today’s doctors face moral choices all the time and can no longer be bystanders and avoid the political fray by being silent, says Don Berwick, M.D.

If history is any indicator, there will be lots of doctors and physician practices that take a financial hit for not participating in MIPS.

Healthcare spending growth slowed in 2016 following two years of rapid growth in 2014 and 2015, according to CMS.