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Complying with health reform mandates isn't easy. The wise physician will pick and choose those measures that make sense for his practice.
Silver Lining for Radiology in Recent Medicare Reimbursement Policy
Radiology saw some wins in recent Medicare policy provisions, according to experts at AHRA 2014.
Quality Healthcare Requires the Personal Touch
Healthcare — like education — relies heavily on people and as such, can never become the ideal smoothly running machine that many dream of.
Hospital-Physician Relations of the Past Could Hinder the Future
Hospitals are gearing up for shared risk and quality requirements under the Affordable Care Act that will affect hospital-physician interaction.
2014 Great American Physician Survey Results
Get unique insight into the personal and professional lives of physicians through the results of the 2014 Great American Physician Survey, Sponsored by Kareo.
Q&A: Does Tort Reform Affect Rates of Diagnostic Imaging Services?
Recent study examines diagnostic imaging rate differences for all states; lead author Seth Stein, MD, helps dissect the information in this Q&A.
The Sunshine Act: How to Report, Dispute Physician Payments
Not only is it important that physicians report payments via the Sunshine Act, but also verify they match the amount the gift-giver is also reporting to CMS.
The Problem with ACOs: No Incentive for Patients
Though more and more accountable care organizations are cropping up across the country, I don't believe they will be effective. Here's why.
New Patient Intake at Your Medical Practice: A Nine-Step Process
Consultant Gail Levy shares nine steps to ensure your practice is orienting new patients efficiently and effectively.
Transitioning to a Patient-Centered Medical Home
In this video, a physician and staff members from a five-physician practice discuss their transition to a Patient-Centered Medical Home.
ACOs: Changing How Physicians Care for Patients
Watch this video to learn how participating in an ACO is affecting physicians and staff at a five-physician practice in Hunt Valley, Md.
Moving to Stage 2 of Meaningful Use
Robert Anthony, a health specialist with CMS, explores key differences between Stage 1 and Stage 2 requirements for meaningful use in this webinar recorded June 4, 2013.
Payer Contracts and Your Medical Practice: Beware of Deal Breakers
Penny Noyes of Health Business Navigators discusses the typical components in payer agreements, and those that might cause practices trouble.
Making the Case for Hybrid Concierge Medical Practice
A conversation with Wayne Lipton, founder of Concierge Choice Physicians LLC, on what hybrid concierge is and why physicians might want to consider it.
Physician Trends and Challenges Ahead
In this podcast, healthcare expert Laurie Morgan discusses key trends and challenges highlighted in our Great American Physician Survey, Sponsored by Kareo.
How Technology Can Help Practices Provide High Value Care
Health IT expert Sumit Nagpal shares his must-have technology tools for practices hoping to transition from traditional fee-for-service to value-based reimbursement.
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