CMS adds cost to MIPS score, exempts more physicians in rules for Quality Payment Program next year.
Health Law and Policy
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.
Medical Economics is announcing its first-ever “ChangeMakers in Medicine” award.
How can we expect to control healthcare spending when the people providing and receiving the service have no information about costs until the bill or payment comes in?
The Ohio Supreme Court recently ruled that an apology by a medical provider that includes an admission of liability cannot be admitted as evidence in a civil lawsuit against the provider.
Price transparency is the current and growing buzzword in healthcare.
The new model for primary care in America, has contributed to significant changes in the roles of our employees.