Wisconsin aggressively recruits doctors; MedChi worries that payment cuts will drive doctors out of MD;

> Wisconsin needs new doctors, and has launched a massive effort to recruit more through a new website that appeared earlier this month. Article

> Maryland medical society MedChi is worried that by cutting rates to doctors, CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield (the region's largest insurer) will drive even more doctors out of the state. Article

> "Concierge" medicine, in which doctors offer extra services for a flat annual fee, may be growing, but it may make affordable healthcare more difficult to find in Maryland. Article

> If HIV patients are started on highly active anti-retroviral therapy sooner than currently recommended, they may have a lower risk of dying. FiercePharma

And Finally... What I want to know is, how they are going to test this in humans. Article

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