The economy is going gangbusters. According to an American Medical Association report, that's due in part to the healthcare industry.
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Older adults in the United States are sicker and more likely to skip treatment than senior patients in 10 other developed countries, according to an international survey by the Commonwealth Fund.
An HHS spokesperson told Medical Economics that Anne Schuchat, MD, formerly principal deputy director, is now the acting director of the CDC. With a background in internal medicine, here are five other facts physicians should know about the new head of the agency.
Read on to find out the top 10 metros physicians get the biggest pay raises.
Many doctors uncomfortable with using the technology are exiting the biz
The opioid epidemic is exacting a lethal toll on the country. We must redouble and accelerate efforts to slow—and hopefully reverse—the current opioid epidemic.
There has been much discord as to the proper role of government in healthcare.
In between the headache that is healthcare for physicians these days, Medical Economics has tried to insert some laughter into the crazy and hectic lives of our readers through our Funny Bone Comics. Click through to see which cartoons you got the most joy and laughs from this past year.
Read on to find out how EHRs have been affecting physicians this year.