Clinical CareLeverage These Two Principles to Prevent Privileging Criteria Disputes
Clinical privilege criteria can be very technical, and specialty training in a given procedure area may vary by provider.
StrategyCMS Report: 98% of Eligible Clinicians Avoided MIPS Penalty in 2018
The number of clinicians achieving qualifying APM participant status also nearly doubled from 2017 to 2018.
FinanceMedscape: Half of Physicians Have a Net Worth of Less Than $1M
A new report from Medscape indicated that the dynamic may change due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Clinical CareKeeping Patients Safe: How Has the Patient Safety Movement Evolved in the U.S.?
Patient safety culture is a cornerstone of healthcare quality. Fostering patient safety culture requires an understanding of an organization's values,...
Clinical CareLong Time Coming: Identifying Systemic Sources of Stress in Healthcare
It may be a long time coming, but what's very much needed is a mechanism for identifying, by individual facility,...
Clinical CareDealing With Disruptive Physicians During Meetings
It may be necessary to limit the time any one physician speaks to one or two minutes at a time.
Clinical CareEmployed Physicians and Medical Staff Privileges
With employed physicians, the process is basically the same but with a few little twists and turns that medical staff...
InnovationCommonSpirit Digital Assistant Automates Physicians' Administrative Processes
Novel approach utilizes RPA, AI, and Apple Watches to unite multiple functions onto one platform to improve the patient experience...
Clinical CareThe Signs and Symptoms of Physician Stress
This stress can cause physicians to lose their passion for medicine, become cynical about the healthcare system, and become less...
NursingBill Would Give Green Cards to Practitioners
The legislation would give green cards to 25,000 nurses and 15,000 physicians, ensuring that rural areas especially have the appropriate...
Clinical Care1-in-5 Docs Report COVID-19-related Pay Cuts, Furloughs
Less than 40% of physicians said they were treating COVID-19 patients. However, 60% of physicians who were not treating those...
Finance97% of Physician Practices Take COVID-19 Financial Hit
Practices report a 60% average decrease in patient volume and a 55% average decrease in revenue since the beginning of...