FinanceSurgeons Pan Cuts in CMS' Proposed Fee Schedule for 2021
The proposed rule would reduce payments to nearly all surgical specialties, including up to 9% for cardiac surgery, 8% for...
FinanceMajority of Psychiatrists Have a Net Worth of Less Than $1M
Medscape found that psychiatrists are among the lowest earners of all physicians.
Clinical CareCoronavirus Pandemic Flips Clinician Workforce Market
After decades of solid job security, many clinicians are facing challenges holding onto their positions or finding new ones, a...
Covid-19Hospitals Cheer $4B in New Funding for Safety Nets, Rural Hospitals
But more funding will be needed, and soon, hospital stakeholders say.
Covid-19Families of Health Workers Killed by COVID Fight for Denied Workers' Comp Benefits
As the COVID toll climbs, sick workers and families of the dead face another daunting burden: fighting for benefits from...
Clinical CareWhen to Consider Paying Medical Staff Leaders
In today's economic environment, physicians are watching their salaries dwindle, and they resist giving their time and expertise away for...
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 CareInjured and Uninsured, Protesters Get Medical Aid From LA Doctor
Hundreds of people have contacted Amir Moarefi for medical help since the Long Beach, California, ophthalmologist posted his offer on...
Clinical CarePrepared in Raleigh: 8 Lessons WakeMed Learned From the Coronavirus Pandemic
WakeMed clinical leaders share key elements of the health system's response to COVID-19 and plans for a potential coronavirus resurgence.
FinanceMGMA: Physician Compensation Grew in 2019
The results were released one week after a Medscape report on physician compensation.
FinancePhysician Compensation Rose Again but COVID-19 Expected to 'Dramatically Alter' Landscape
Group and private practices, as well as specialties reliant on elective procedures, are most at risk during the pandemic.
Covid-19Opinion: Front-Line Healthcare Workers Deserve Hazard Pay
We believe that it is sound public policy to include subsidies to organizations that employ healthcare professionals responsible for direct...