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Prior authorizations frustrate physicians. When it comes to radiology denials, that frustration reaches a pain level that’s hard to bear.
A proposal to consolidate E/M codes could result in underpay doctors who treat the sickest patients, according to more than 150 medical groups.
Medical practices can follow six key principles to reduce opioid prescriptions and decrease patient misuse of the drugs.
Groups that represent physicians are still digesting the 1,473-page proposed rule released by CMS but have already found fault with the plan.
CMS issued a proposed rule that makes “historic changes” to the Medicare program aimed at restoring the doctor-patient relationship.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services heard both pros and cons on its proposal to allow physicians to bill Medicare patients directly.
While physician practices can complain about a health plan’s failure to comply with requirements, CMS has yet to issue a single enforcement fine.
An Alabama jury acquitted a physician accused of prescribing drugs that killed a patient and more physician practice news.
There’s been plenty of attention paid to the growing physician shortage, but many practices are also struggling to find and keep nonclinical staff.
A new coalition will advocate for independent physician practices, plus more physician practice news from around the web.