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Doctors and hospitals team up for payment reform
Across Texas, hospital systems are scooping up physician groups and solo practitioners, scrambling to create the kinds...
Insurers push plans that limit choices of doctors
As the Obama administration begins to enact the new national health care law, the country’s biggest insurers are...
As patients feel financial pain, doctors offer discounts and other assistance
Doctors are encountering more patients struggling to pay for care, and some doctors have responded by selectively...
Live From MGMA: Surviving and Thriving
These are tough times for medical groups, and the MGMA annual conference in San Diego kicked off with an acknowledgment...
Doctor, heal thy attitude
In this article, BusinessWeek asks whether or not doctors are hypocrites as part of a debate over whether doctors are...
A healthy dose of independence
A growing number of Minnesota doctors are trying to reassert their independence by breaking away from the larger groups...
As doctors cater to looks, skin patients wait
Like airlines that offer first-class and coach sections, dermatology is becoming a two-tier business in which...
The Physician Empowerment Movement
Contributor Richard L. Reece, MD, says physicians are fed up with reimbursement struggles and being left out of...
On Medicare and scorned by the docs
In her business column for the Washington Post, Martha M. Hamilton tells the story of Pamela Baldwin, a woman who moved...
Virginia doctors' shift to boutique care leaves patients weighing options
Franconia, VA-based family practitioners Brett Wohler and Andrew Wise are switching to concierge care, leaving 5,000...