Four out of 10 U.S. physicians reported they would be reluctant to seek formal medical care for treatment of a mental health condition for fear of repercussions to their licensure
Health Law and Policy
Medical groups, experts weigh in on Medicare payments for 2020.
In the next few years, a major shortage of primary care physicians will sweep across the United States. By 2025, the number of physicians needed will fall short by 46,000 to 90,000, according to a recent study from the Association of American Medical Colleges.
With Congress attempting to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and with the president issuing executive actions to roll back portions of the ACA, some in the medical community have been wondering whether the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) also faces an uncertain future.
I appeal to my fellow physicians, let us denounce with a single voice practices by third parties.
CMS adds cost to MIPS score, exempts more physicians in rules for Quality Payment Program next year.
During the good old days, physicians were considered the pillar of the community and the role of primary care physician (PCP) was a respected position. I'm guessing that during that time, we, the physicians, assumed the role of custodians of patients’ medical records.
How should we be addressing the broader issue of population health?
Here’s what physicians from across the country had to say about the president’s latest moves.
With more healthcare costs being shifted to consumers, they are expecting more from their providers.