2020 flu season: Tips to prepare and boost patient immunization

September 29th 2020

This flu season, physicians must stress importance of vaccinations — and find creative ways to provide them.

Free MJH COVID-19 myths webinar tonight

September 29th 2020

A panel of experts will sort out facts and controversies about the ongoing pandemic.

Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: SEPTEMBER 29 update

September 29th 2020

Data from the COVID tracking project on coronavirus cases, test results and more

Taming the wild telehealth frontier

September 28th 2020

Successful implementation and integration of these technologies will be critical for practices to realize their true benefit

Building patient engagement through telehealth

September 28th 2020

Virtual visits are going to be a larger part of health care moving forward and doctors need to embrace it to succeed.

Harvard Pilgrim provides more than $3 million in support to primary care practices

September 28, 2020

The company has already announced an intent to distribute $10,000 to 120 independent primary care practices in Connecticut.

Physicians worldwide concerned about vaccine hesitancy

September 28, 2020

If a COVID vaccine is developed, will patients get it?

FDA launches Digital Health Center of Excellence

September 28, 2020

The aim of the center is to advance digital health technology.

Emergency financing sources for medical practices

September 28, 2020

Practices should take advantage of federal and state programs

Free MJH webinar to dispel COVID-19 myths

September 28, 2020

A panel of experts will sort out facts and controversies about the ongoing pandemic.

Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: SEPTEMBER 28 update

September 28, 2020

Data from the COVID tracking project on coronavirus cases, test results and more

NAACOS 2020: COVID pandemic demonstrates importance of value-based payment models

September 25, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for value-based payment models

COVID-19, pre-existing conditions coverage on likely voters’ minds

September 25, 2020

A survey found that dealing with the public health need and economic fallout of COVID-19 and protecting insurance coverage for pre-existing conditions will matter most when voters choose a new president Nov. 3.

Lawmakers make it difficult for physicians to practice medicine

September 25, 2020

Why won’t they make physicians’ jobs easier?

Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: SEPTEMBER 25 update

September 25, 2020

Data from the COVID tracking project on coronavirus cases, test results and more

Q&A: Former Ginsburg clerk discusses her healthcare legacy

September 24, 2020

As the nation mourns the loss of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, what will be her healthcare legacy?

Coronavirus: Primary care practices still not at pre-pandemic levels

September 24, 2020

The condition of primary care has been improving modestly, but 35 percent are still seeing revenue and pay lower than pre-pandemic levels.

Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: SEPTEMBER 24 update

September 24, 2020

Data from the COVID tracking project on coronavirus cases, test results and more

How will physicians need to approach payer contracts to increase their chances of staying independent?

September 24, 2020

With the right infrastructure, they can make a case to payers that they are a valuable asset.

How successful ACOs treat their physicians

September 24, 2020

What makes an accountable care organization (ACO) successful?

NAACOS, others ask CMS not to finalize proposed quality changes

September 23, 2020

The groups cite the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic in their call to nix a proposed effecting how ACOs report and are measured on quality.

NAACOS Fall 2020: Former CMS administrator issues challenge for greater equity in health care

September 23, 2020

Could a Biden Administration benefit America’s health care system?

The benefits of automated EHR data extraction

September 23, 2020

How extracting continuity of care data can close care gaps and improve physician connectivity

Overcoming patient concerns about in-person visits

September 23, 2020

David Zetter, founder of Zetter HealthCare LLC, says practices can ease patients’ safety concerns by informing them of all the safety measures the practice has put in place.

Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: SEPTEMBER 23 update

September 23, 2020

Data from the COVID tracking project on coronavirus cases, test results and more

Battling COVID-19 with ‘digital vaccines’

September 23, 2020

An explainer on digital therapeutics and their relevance to ending the pandemic.

Will telemedicine create perfect competition?

September 22, 2020

Will telemedicine upend the economics of health care?

KN95 masks may not meet quality standards, report says

September 22, 2020

The ECRI Institute found that between 60 and 70 percent of imported KN95 masks provide less filtration performance than promised.

NAACOS Fall 2020: CMS official talks value-based care progress

September 22, 2020

In the opening plenary of the NAACOS Fall 2020 conference, CMMI Director Brad Smith talks about the Trump administration’s actions to support healthcare’s transformation to value.

How to save independent medical practices

September 22, 2020

While independent medical practices face significant challenges, they are an important part of the health care market and need to be protected.