Payments to specialists could yo-yo under MIPSAvalere conducted an analysis to assess the effect of MIPS. Here are the surprising results.
New Board Certifications Show Increasing Complexity of PharmacyBPS has been adding more board certifications—but they're not done yet.
Healthcare providers make strides in telemedicine uptickA KPMG expert discusses the biggest drivers and challenges for expediting the adoption of virtual care.
Top 8 challenges physicians facePhysicians need to be well-versed in the evolving government requirements for billing, reimbursement and overall healthcare delivery/patient experience. One expert outlines these important items for physicians to watch.
Referral process needs standardization, protocolsPrimary care physicians make millions of referrals to specialists each year, yet there is little protocol to follow and few tools to rely on when determining who will take their patient’s care to the next level.
Referrals and liability: What primary care physicians need to knowPrimary care physicians (PCPs) often refer patients to specialists when they face a complicated or perplexing diagnosis, or one that is beyond their purview. But is that always the right decision for the patient? Some experts say that it absolutely is, but others say knowing the patient is more valuable than being an expert in one specific area.