Keyword: American Academy of Family Physicians
A lawsuit will challenge the FDA’s decision to allow electronic cigarettes to go unregulated, plus more physician practice news from around the web.
Thirty-five healthcare groups are urging the Supreme Court to reinstate an injunction on the Trump administration's travel ban.
Physicians face long wait times for insurers to process prior authorizations and the delays negatively impact patient outcomes.
Six prominent physician groups have called for President Donald Trump and Congress to help end gun violence.
A New York surgeon was sentenced to 13 years in prison for fraud and more physician practice news from around the web.
Foremost Family Health Clinic focuses on lifestyle measures to get patients to better control their high blood pressure.
AAFP wants CMS and ONC to eliminate all health IT utilization measures and focus on cracking down on data blocking to improve interoperability.
CMS saw a sharp decrease in the number of doctors opting out of participation in Medicare in 2017 and more news from around the web.
Calling it the "most pressing priority" for family physicians, the AAFP has adopted a host of principles aimed at reducing administrative burden.
Despite the move to value-based payment, fee-for-service payments are still the primary source of physician practice revenue.