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SGR momentum runs aground in Senate
March 27, 2015
Senators will go on recess for two weeks without taking action on the physician payment bill passed yesterday by the House.
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Online PA program sets sights on primary care shortage
The Yale School of Medicine has teamed up with educational technology company 2U to put the...
Stage 3 MU a tough target for physicians
Some measures will be difficult to meet for eligible providers, raising questions about whether...
New bill aims to bar doctors from asking about firearms
If general surgeon and lawmaker Stuart Spitzer, MD, sees his bill go through, doctors in the state...
Physician payment vote likely this week
The House is expected to act on legislation to repeal Medicare's Sustainable Growth Rate formula....
House passes physician payment reform bill
Drama now shifts to the Senate: Will the deliberative body of Congress act on the legislation in...
A look inside CMS Stage 3 meaningful use proposed rule
The new proposed rule vows to simplify the meaningful use program overall by increasing flexibility...
White House supports SGR replacement bill
Proponents hope Administration backing will create momentum for passage of the measure by the House...
5 questions with AMA President Robert Wah
The physician leader explains how doctors can help technology vendors create better products and...
ResearchKit proves Apple has healthcare providers on the brain
Make no mistake -- Apple has turned its focus onto the healthcare community with ResearchKit,...
What Apple's latest products mean to physician practices
The innovative developer made a splash with the introduction of both its Apple Watch device and...
Staff scheduling tools help manage employees to make the practice run smoothly, getting doctors and nurses to the right place when they're needed.
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Who are the physician members of Congress?
March 05, 2015
There are doctors in the House -- and a few in the Senate, too. Find out more about your 17 colleagues currently serving in the 114th Congress.
Demand for physicians outstripping supply
March 03, 2015
Shortfall projected "under every likely scenario" over the next decade in both primary and specialty care, according to forecasting research. Here's a closer look at the numbers.
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ICD-10 claims make the grade in first round of testing
March 02, 2015
Rejected claims fell short for reasons unrelated to coding, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
3D printing takes on healthcare
February 23, 2015
3D printers have already produced some amazing advances at the behest of surgeons and medical scientists. Here's a look at what's happening in the field.
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Marketing best practices for specialists
These basic steps will help ensure that people who need your services know you're there for them.
The problem with new payment models
Before agreeing to work in an alternative payment model, be ready to dig for details.
Don't sit down to use your tablet
If you use a tablet in your practice -- and do so while standing -- you may be saving yourself a pain in the neck.
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5 factors casting doubt on the SGR fix
Mar 24, 2015
Anything can happen in politics -- especially when it involves funding deadlines. But there are reasons to believe the sentiment trending against an imminent, permanent solution.
ICD-10 roundup: Clearinghouse help, specificity and diagnosis code changes
Mar 19, 2015
The latest on what to know now about the code set conversion.
The tools independent practices need to thrive
Mar 17, 2015
Physician-owned practices are turning to technology for help in responding to challenges in the marketplace.
Brief interventions ineffective for reducing unhealthy drug use
2015: End of the road for meaningful use?
healow Patient Portal
Healthcare: A competitive analysis
An Innocent Mistake or Intentional Deceit
Practicality in Uncertainty: What it really takes to navigate the ICD-10 delay
Band-Aids for Bullet Wounds: Why Healthcare Mandates Don't Work
The VNA Strategy: Balancing Workflow and Enterprise Imaging Management
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