Reid Blackwelder

Can the doctor-patient relationship survive?The complexity of insurance reform and time demands of administrative mandates are putting ever-greater pressure on primary care doctors' ability to care for their patients.
Curing the prior authorization headacheGetting upfront approvals for some procedures and prescriptions is an unavoidable fact of life for most primary care doctors, but they can take steps to minimize the cost and hassles involved.
ASTRO, AAFP Choosing Wisely lists target prostate cancer, urinary tract infectionThe American Society for Radiation Oncology and the American Academy of Family Physicians have both released recommendations on the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer as part of the Choosing Wisely campaign.