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Four small medical practices share the benefits and challenges of value-based care with MACRA looming on the horizon.
Many Changes Coming for Private Payers
Keeping up with the changes in the insurance industry right now is like herding cats. Here's what is on the horizon.
Practice Rounds: Explosive Growth for Electronic Scripts
The number of physicians prescribing controlled substances grew 359 percent in 2015, according to new data.
Four Ways Doctors Can Take Advantage of Long Weekends
Physicians have minimal downtime — something that can protect against burnout. However, when given a long weekend, they often dabble in work activities.
Inbox: Physicians Continue to Decry MOC
In our recurring blog "Inbox" we share comments from physicians and practice administrators telling us what keeps them awake at night.
Physicians Desire Focused Communication Over MOC
Physicians are not certain what message the certification boards are trying to send about MOC. Transparency would be a good place to start.
The Challenge of Providing Affordable Primary Care
Their practice was founded on the principle of affordable care for patients, while providing a good living for its owners. Now that dream is fading.
The Inbox: Asset Protection in Volatile Times
2015 Physician Compensation Survey: Key Findings
The 2015 Physician Compensation Survey asked doctors with different employment statuses how much they got paid. Here are some key findings.
How Small Practices Can Prepare for Value-Based Care
Changes to physician compensation are looming, so now is the time for small practices to start focusing on value. Here's how.
2015 Great American Physician Survey: Key Findings
We surveyed 1,001 physicians as part of our annual Great American Physician Survey, Sponsored by Kareo. This video includes key findings of the survey.
Three Payer Contract Negotiation Strategies
Have an upcoming contract negotiation with a payer? Let Marcia Brauchler give you three key strategies before you sit down at the table.
8 Reasons to Become a Primary-Care Physician
Why go into primary care? Physicians and medical students have their own reasons and share with us why it's a viable area of medicine.
8 Things Your Medical Billing Service Should Do
A good vendor does more than just submit claims and hope for the best. Here are eight things you should expect from your medical billing service.
Providers Share Frustrating Payer Experiences
Most providers can probably share "war stories" over frustrating experiences they've had with a payer. Here are a few we've accumulated.
2015 Fee Schedule Survey Results
Here are the complete results of our 2015 Fee Schedule Survey, featuring more than 2,500 respondents across the country.
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