For the White House to meet its goals on stopping the nation’s opioid crisis, there are some practical steps to put in place first.
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It’s time for physicians to re-read the Hippocratic Oath and Oath of Maimonides to ensure the future of medicine.
Why should hospitals get a special tax exemption when other healthcare entities that offer more affordable care, like physician offices and independent labs, don't?
Presenting price estimates can provide practices with an opportunity for greater outreach to current and potential patients.
A rare disease. A shattered family. A medical team with no answers. Sometimes the worst outcomes fuel the greatest desire for a cure.
You truly have to walk a mile in a patient’s shoes to find out the true barriers to improving their well-being.
The Joint Commission’s “misconceptions” on pain just don’t make sense as many see it as the key to today’s opioid crisis.
Physicians are willing and able to care for the underserved, the needy, and the vulnerable, but are being replaced by lesser trained providers to save money.
Here’s one prescription you might not mind writing—one for fresh fruit and vegetables.
Value-based care and related metrics are one more thing physicians don’t need to deal with. Here are three possible solutions to make things easier.