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Seniors still make up the bulk of flu cases, hospitalizationsThose age 65 and older faced the most cases of the flu and were most often hospitalized during the 2016-17 season, according to new CDC data.
Caterpillars may edge out chicken eggs for vaccine productionRegardless of whether the chicken or the egg came first, the caterpillar may have the edge when it comes to vaccine production, a new report finds.
Is your practice’s location financially hurting you?
Is your practice’s location financially hurting you?Primary care practices located in community settings do a better job of providing high-value, cost-effective services than primary care practices within hospital settings, according to a recent article in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Physicians need to be more like the Ritz-Carlton to improve healthcare
Physicians need to be more like the Ritz-Carlton to improve healthcareThere could not be anything more different than the experience one has between checking in at the doctor’s office and checking in to the Ritz-Carlton.
‘Willful neglect’ of Obamacare is unsafe and unacceptablePresident Donald Trump is trying to let Obamacare disintegrate on its own
What does balance mean to physicians?2017 Physician Writing Contest: Honorable Mention
How to bill for advanced care planningWhen is ACP a covered service for Medicare patients?
6 critical actions practices must take for better cybersecurityAfter more than a year at work, the Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force in June issued its report on what providers must do to better safeguard patient data.
How to manage hepatitis C patients under MACRAImproved documentation and data can not only improve wellness, but also a practice’s value scores
Your Voice: MOC is a farce ripe for repeal
Your Voice: MOC is a farce ripe for repeal