Modern Medicine Cases

Hospitalists, PCPs bad at communication and its hurting patient careThe American health care delivery system is reaching a point of crisis.
The next frontier: Mobile eyecare clinicsYou know the statistics. Nearly 40% of Americans don’t go to the eye doctor because they feel like their eyes are “fine,” and despite efforts by the AOA and outreach campaigns, the average American is also getting bombarded by telemedicine ads painting eyecare as “inconvenient” and “expensive.”
How patient care resembles parenting
How patient care resembles parentingSometimes you have to let them fail to make a point.
Cybersecurity report a call to action for physiciansHighlights industry issues, but physicians must take steps to keep their own patients’ data safe.
Cognitive computing will bring increased intelligence to EHRsHealth IT experts say technology’s ability to scan data promises significant efficiencies and can improve individualized care.
Everything doctors need to know about patient sexual orientation, gender identityMany health experts believe that by knowing whether a patient is lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or straight, physicians can be more alert to a person’s medical needs and more thoughtful in interactions.
5 things you need to know about TFOS DEWS IIWith great anticipation, the updated report of the TFOS Dry Eye WorkShop (DEWS II) was released last week. The first DEWS report was released in 2007.
Easy guide to coding to collect what you are owedHow to avoid denials,
 collect what you are owed
The benefits of physician volunteeringHow giving back to the community can recharge
Simple tips to rein in rising consumer collection costsHow to optimize the revenue cycle with comprehensive patient communication strategies