The stated goal of many price transparency companies is to use claims data to better predict the consumer's negotiated rate.
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The conundrum for physicians is how they can express their humanity in this situation without incurring the risk of the patient subsequently attempting to use the physician's statement as evidence of malpractice in a lawsuit.
During the good old days, physicians were considered the pillar of the community and the role of primary care physician (PCP) was a respected position. I'm guessing that during that time, we, the physicians, assumed the role of custodians of patients’ medical records.
Physicians changing systems due to mix of dissatisfaction and requirements of new employers
Physicians offer tips to prevent the EHR from becoming a barrier to meaningful interactions
The debate between active investment strategies, meaning hands-on investing with a portfolio manager’s help to beat the market, and passive investment, holding onto securities through the market’s ups and downs, is unlikely to subside any time soon.
Patients are accustomed to texting in all facets of their lives and those habits carry over into their relationship with their doctor.
The different elements of the history of present illness.
When the HITECH Act was passed and implemented throughout the healthcare industry, the architects of the law had good intentions.
Finding an EHR designed solely for improving patient care remains a source of simmering frustration, judging by the results of the Medical Economics 2017 EHR Report.