Because CMS can’t and Congress won’t get rid of hospital-based facility fees, doctors and patients must take action.
Health Law and Policy
In the value-based payment era, the opportunity for greater financial rewards comes with greater risks.
While CMS says it aims to allow doctors more time with patients with less documentation, its proposed E/M changes simply don’t achieve that goal.
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Repealing the Stark Law is a good first step, but more must be done to put doctors back in charge of patient care.
Congress is debating a plan that would have significant effects for a large majority of U.S. medical students.
Even small private practice groups are seeing HIPAA violations. Utilize these tips to avoid CMS fines and embarrassment.
Ten steps to widespread adoption of free markets offering competition on healthcare price and value.
Physicians and their pain patients will continue to suffer such inconveniences, insults and financial burdens, until the epidemic of opioid overdoses ends.
Don’t be fooled. When mergers occur, patients and physicians lose; executives at the top are the only ones who truly win.