Topic: Physician Compensation
Ask any health system administrator what’s giving them work-related heartburn, and most will mention their struggles to hire and retain the best clinical staff.
Skeptics say they will wait and see whether the move by medical schools to offer free tuition will increase the number of primary care doctors.
There’s a direct link between the number of primary care doctors and an increase in life expectancy, according to a new study.
While CMS has embraced value-based reimbursement, the country’s health insurance companies are still far from widespread adoption, a new survey found.
Farzad Mostashari, M.D., runs Aledade, the company he co-founded in 2014 to help independent physician practices transition to value-based models.
Medicare reimbursement isn’t cutting it for many physician practices, with a shortfall expected by 67%.
While researchers didn't find a significant correlation between marketing and opioid overdoses, they suggested it could nevertheless have an effect.
Doctors aren't going to like the solution to burdens from EHRs.
Specialists continue to draw bigger paychecks than primary care physicians, with orthopedic salaries at the top of the list, according to a survey.
Doctors may have heard a lot about MACRA, but not so much about new patient relationship categories and codes.