Benzodiazepine use in COPD patients linked to increased exacerbation, according to study out of Canada.
Rachael Zimlich, RN
President Obama's plans for healthcare reform would result in about 27 million uninsured Americans by 2022, compared with Romney's 72 million, according to new analysis from the Commonwealth Fund.
Medical students who lean toward primary care are more likely to support the Affordable Care Act, according to new research.
Physicians' views of the medical profession are declining along with the number of patients they are seeing. Find out what's troubling doctors.
Physicians-particularly younger women-are placing more importance on one specific factor more than previous generations when deciding on a job location. Discover what it is.
A new online tool aims to help patients understand their electronic health information and improve their relationships with physicians.
Nurse practitioners do not belong at the helm of Patient-Centered Medical Home and should not be permitted to operate independent of physicians, states a new report from the American Academy of Family Physicians. The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners disagrees.
PCPs under financial stress who don't currently use EHRs are split on whether implementation will help.
Lifetime earnings for primary care physicians average as much as $2.5 million below specialist peers, according to a new study.
A series of new reports from Health Affairs examines new innovations in replacing fee-for-service payment models.