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Top 15 tips to improve payer/physician relationship
March 20, 2017For the first time, Medical Economics has polled doctors to get to the heart of the payer-physician disconnect.
Physician groups brace for vaccine questions amid Trump presidencyBetween public skepticism on vaccinations and provisions of the American Health Care Act, some representing physicians are voicing concern. Researchers target potent HIV antibodies in new studyThe newly discovered antibodies can fight nearly every strain of HIV in existence, according to study authors. What are small practices saying about telemedicine? March 18, 2017By Jake DiBattistaWhile leaders in healthcare are pushing for an era of digital care, many providers on the frontlines have remained silent observers. TRT and heart health: Conflicting findings publishedRecently published studies also evaluated testosterone replacement therapy’s effect on anemia, cognitive function, and bone density and strength. Older drug, versatile clinicians may help IC/PBS patients“It may be that urologists need to rely more on their internal medicine instincts to find new ways to treat conditions such as IC/PBS,” writes SUNA President Gwendolyn Hooper, PhD, APRN. Real-world DAA therapy shows gains in community setting March 17, 2017By Mark L. FuerstPhysicians have a “good, effective, safe therapy available” for hepatitis C virus genotype 6 patients, says researcher. Millennial urologists display a political awakening March 16, 2017By Alan L. Kaplan MDMillennial urologists appear to have developed strong opinions on health policy as reflected by their recent social media activity, observes urologist Alan L. Kaplan, MD.