Today’s patients have greater expectations of what their doctors should be talking about during office visits, according to a new survey.

The DOJ approved the $69 billion CVS-Aetna merger on Wednesday after Aetna agreed to sell off its Part D business, and other physician practice news.

Providers are devising ways to better care for seniors, but fee-for-service Medicare stands in the way, experts say. 

Under a new proposal, for the first time Medicare would pay doctors for telemedicine services. But some physicians say that may not be a good idea.

Nearly 1,300 providers have signed up to participate in the first wave of CMS’ new voluntary bundled payment program, the agency said.

Groups like the AMA are pushing for an injunction on short-term plans as Senate Democrats plan to force a vote this week.

If you think independent physician practices are going the way of the dinosaur, you’d be wrong, according to one group of doctors.

Asking for the specific details allow doctors to earn the trust of their patients and see them as people, says a physician.