Modern Medicine Now Top Story

How to survive an EHR outageMost physicians have plans for responding to computer system failures, but many don’t revisit those disaster recovery/business continuity plans with any regularity.
Your Voice: Stop hating EHRs and do this insteadStop hating EHRs and do this
What is and what isn't in a credit scoreWhether it’s to expand the office, upgrade technology or buy new equipment, a physician’s credit score will determine how much funding for which you’re approved.
Kung fu insurance providersPayer negotiations made simple.
Will retail take over primary care?
Will retail take over primary care?Walgreens and CVS pharmacy chains are aggressively developing primary care venues within their stores. Their approaches are similar yet different, although the underlying strategy is the same for both.
How federal policy has worsened the U.S. primary care shortage
How federal policy has worsened the U.S. primary care shortageLoud and clear warnings forecasting the current shortage of primary care physicians in the United States date back to the early 2000s.
How to use tear osmolarity to help treat dry eye diseaseFor the patient, perhaps the most significant symptom of DED is fluctuating or reduced vision.
ODs’ top 4 gripes about vision care plans
ODs’ top 4 gripes about vision care plansVision care plans (VCP) can be difficult to figure out because each provider tends to have its own set of rules. In an attempt to bring clarity to the VCP landscape, I have put together a five-part series of blogs.
2017 Payer Scorecard
2017 Payer ScorecardFor the first time, Medical Economics has polled doctors to get to the heart of the payer-physician disconnect.
Cataract surgery for patients with PXFMom has pseudoexfoliation syndrome (PXF) clinically visible in both eyes. She experiences pops of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) in one eye and uses glaucoma medications.