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Revenue cycle management: Is it time to outsource?Is it time to outsource? Here’s a closer look at the pros and cons of outsourcing vs keeping it in-house
10 ways to improve patient data securityMore than 80% of security breaches result from human errors
Hospital admissions: Coding scenarios to considerHow do you bill situations when you see the patient in the office and then direct the patient to go to the emergency department (ED)?
Why are women leaving medicine?The physician field remains largely male despite equality in medical school numbers
Mr. President, physicians fight when things get toughPhysician numbers aren’t declining
How physicians can prepare for retirement at different career stagesPhysicians should adapt their financial planning based on life circumstances and goals
Your Voice: Physicians can save healthcare
Can anything be done to solve the PCP shortage crisis?Last year, just one in 10 U.S. medical school graduates went into family medicine and the Association of American Medical Colleges predicts that the U.S. will be short by as many as 43,000 primary care doctors by 2030.
Doctor groups fear Trump’s ‘unprecedented’ proposed budget cutsPresident Donald Trump’s proposed 2018 federal budget includes major spending cuts for medical education programs and National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding, each of which could have negative impacts on doctors, according to organizations like the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).
What makes a high-risk patient, and how do we care for them?
What makes a high-risk patient, and how do we care for them?With the paradigm shift to value-based care, physicians, health plans and policy makers are all striving for a crucial goal—achieving better outcomes at lower costs