HealthLeaders Daily News & Analysis

View as Webpage
Subscribe for Free
Send to a Friend
HealthLeaders Homepage

Friday, April 12, 2013

Daily news & Analysis

For breaking news and analysis throughout the day, visit or add the RSS Feed of our Daily News & Analysis.

Radiologists Push Back on Reimbursement Cuts

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, April 12, 2013

A 25% multiple procedure payment reduction to Medicare reimbursements for interpretations of advanced diagnostic imaging scans performed on the same patient in the same session is drawing the ire of radiologists.

More Analysis »

ACP, FSMB Issue Stern Guidance on Social Media

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, April 12, 2013

Doctors should take measures to ensure that what they post online does not jeopardize their professional licenses, the American College of Physicians and the Federation of State Medical Boards recommend in a joint paper.

More Analysis »

Video Cameras in the OR May be Inevitable

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, April 11, 2013

Surgical teams have a lot to learn from watching themselves in action. If hospitals don't start recording surgical procedures as a method of stimulating quality improvements, they may eventually be forced to do so.

More Analysis »

Bridging the Clinical, Academic Gap Won't Be Easy

By: Joe Cantlupe, for HealthLeaders Media, April 11, 2013

Academics aren't communicating properly with practicing clinicians, and it's a serious problem, a Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation report suggests. While doctors and hospitals continue to push for more collaborative care, there's a lot of work to be done.

More Analysis »

Webcast: New Physician Referral Models for Value-Based Care

By: March 14, 2013

Date: April 25, 2013, 1:00–2:30 p.m. ET

Join physician referral experts from MGMA-ACMPE and Baptist Health System, San Antonio to learn how to create sustainable and scalable marketing plans for physician referrals that will keep pace with healthcare changes in 2013.

Register Today

More Analysis »

Executive Insight Report: Capital Finance—Changing Structures

By: HealthLeaders Media Staff, for HealthLeaders Media, April 8, 2013

The first in a series of four Executive Insight Reports from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Capital Finance: Changing Structures delves into the investment strategies and financial priorities of the nation’s leading healthcare systems.

Download Today

More Analysis »

Around the Web



Stay Connected to HealthLeaders Media Daily News & Analysis

To help us ensure future delivery of HealthLeaders Media Daily News & Analysis, please add our "From" address——to your address book or e-mail whitelist.

If you prefer not to receive this email newsletter, you can unsubscribe here