Author | Ken Terry


Health plans: All or nothing could be here to stay


Despite state laws and class-action settlements, many insurers still force doctors to take plans they don't want.

Thumbs down to report cards


Payers' efforts to measure and report on physician performance draw fire from the AMA and AAFP.

E-prescribing: The rewards and risks


Going online with pharmacies can save you time and improve patient care, but liability issues may increase.

A vision of the future in Baltimore


Information exchange between U.S. hospitals and community physicians is still fairly primitive. So it's surprising that a continuing care retirement community has taken the lead in establishing interoperability with a non-related-hospital.