Author | Randi Minetor


Payer merger bubble pops: What it means for physicians

April 10, 2017


Merger mania has ended

The perils of price lists for private practices

March 15, 2017


The details of what will come when the Affordable Care Act is repealed are not yet finalized, however high on President Donald Trump's list on healthcare reform is the idea that patients should have the ability to compare prices before they decide on a doctor or facility for their healthcare.

What Anthem-Cigna merger rejection means for your practice

March 06, 2017


Earlier this month, federal judge Amy Berman Jackson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled against the proposed $54 billion merger between Anthem and Cigna, the second- and third-largest commercial health insurers in the country.

It’s a mistake if you don’t pay employees for federal holidays

January 16, 2017


Most medical practices welcome the major federal holidays and the opportunity for the entire staff to take a day off. A day when the doors are locked, however, is also a day that generates no income for the practice. It begs the question: Should the practice pay its employees a day’s wages for the holiday?