Keyword: Texas Medical Association
In Texas, 25% of patients say insurers have refused to cover a medicine, procedure, test or scan that a doctor ordered for them or a family member.
A new coalition will advocate for independent physician practices, plus more physician practice news from around the web.
Leaders in the value-based care movement say the government can better support independent physician practices.
The floods caused by Hurricane Harvey forced nearly two-thirds of doctors in the Houston area to temporarily close their practices.
Hurricane Harvey, which devastated areas of southeast Texas, did not leave doctors unscathed.
As physician practices get ready for the upcoming implementation of MACRA, many have a huge learning curve in front of them.