According to new data from the CDC, opioid prescription rates fell over a five-year period from 2010 to 2015, but are still triple where they were in 1999.
Dr. Robert Wachter wrote the book on the failings of health IT and the effect these systems have on patient safety. He joined us for the Pearls podcast.
The Senate repeal and replace of Obamacare was published this week and like the House version, it faces strong resistance from medical groups.
What do practices need to know about the proposed rule for MACRA reporting in 2018? Here are our top 10 takeaways.
The CMS Actuary projects that if the AHCA passes into law, the number of uninsured Americans will increase by 13 million by 2026.
EHRs have yet to become a major problem in medical malpractice, but the potential is there, experts say. Here are a few areas of EHR use to caution.
The telemedicine phenomenon is growing, especially in pediatrics. This podcast looks at why the specialty is an ideal landing spot for the technology.
The PA profession has seen tremendous growth in the last six years. There are multiple reasons for its increased popularity.
Don't overlook your MAs. A new study found that they can take on numerous important roles in a team-centered primary-care practice.
According to this year's Staff Salary Survey, practice employees are taking on an increased workload. It's time to look for better efficiency.