Modern Medicine Cases

Your Voice: Payer greed, not Obamacare, is the real healthcare woe
The myth of the ideal day for physiciansThe myth of the ideal day
How to develop a culture of cybersecurityWhen it comes to identifying a practice’s top cybersecurity threat, look beyond the hackers and email scammers.
Malpractice reforms could ease physician burdensFor physicians tired of working under the constant threat of a malpractice suit, the signs of positive change are encouraging.
Refinance your investment portfolioWhen it comes to investments such as mutual funds and exchange traded funds (ETFs), most people bury their heads in the sand and cringe at the thought of figuring out how to reduce their investment’s annual expenses.
Top 10 workplaces for PCPs to earn higher salaries
Top 10 workplaces for PCPs to earn higher salariesRead on to find out the top industries primary care physicians bring in the revenue.
5-year CATT analysis finds anti-VEGF drugs a long-term AMD therapyAfter 5 years of follow-up in the Comparison of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trials (CATT), the visual acuity gains achieved during the first 2 years of anti-VEGF treatment were not maintained, the choroidal neovascular lesions continued to evolve with evidence of persistent activity in some eyes, and there was increased retinal thinning and geographic atrophy (GA).
Anti-PDGF inhibitor development continues despite negative resultsDespite the failure of 2 clinical trials involving a combination therapy of platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) inhibitor and anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) therapy, a third phase III study continues.
Here's why high-level E/M codes mean more money
Here's why high-level E/M codes mean more moneyWhen documented and coded appropriately, high-level E/M codes translate into greater reimbursement than their lower-level counterparts
Physicians, healthcare industry react to 2018 MACRA proposed rule
Physicians, healthcare industry react to 2018 MACRA proposed ruleHere’s a roundup of some reactions to the proposal rule, both from organizations and practicing physicians.