The dangers of self-prescribing

January 18, 2019

Physicians who write a script for themselves, or their friends and family, risk a suspended license-unless they have a record of proper documentation.

Extreme temperatures may pose risks to some mail-order meds

January 18, 2019

Some room-temperature drugs are approved to spend up to 24 hours in temperatures from as low as the upper 50s to as high as 104 degrees. But scientists just don’t know how a number of medications respond to more extreme temperatures.

Medical License Retention Tips

March 01, 2018

How to keep to your license and stay out of prison. Advice from the front lines of the DEA's war on prescribers.

GOP Proposes New ACA Reforms

September 15, 2017

In its latest attempt to unravel the ACA, Republicans unveil a proposal to transfer federal healthcare spending into state block grants.

Docs Express Concerns with Health IT

July 20, 2017

Enthusiastic dialogue between healthcare professionals and technology experts bodes well for the health IT industry.

From Volume to Value: Minimizing a Major Healthcare Shift

August 18, 2013

The shift from volume- to value-based reimbursement doesn't necessarily mean reinventing your medical practice. Here's why.

It's Time to Rethink Computerized Physician Order Entry

June 03, 2013

Medicine needs a conceptual framework that addresses, in a coherent, coordinated way, the wide variety of requests that arise as we care for patients.

Using Medical Apps in Your Practice

February 05, 2013

More than likely you have a smartphone. But, are you using it to the fullest extent of its capabilities? There are literally millions of apps available, with thousands of them being dedicated to health. Here are a few of our favorites.

Athenahealth Acquires Epocrates: What it Means for Physicians

January 07, 2013

The acquisition will align Athenahealth with the one of the most popular mobile apps for doctors.

Take Our Technology Survey for a Chance at $500

December 04, 2012

What tech tools are other practices using? What would they pass up if they had a do-over? Help us to help you find out by completing our 2013 Technology Survey.