NursingNeed a COVID-19 Nurse? That'll Be $8,000 a Week
With virtually every part of the country experiencing a surge, the competition for the finite number of available nurses is...
Clinical CarePhysician Gender Pay Gap May Be a Matter of Time, Study Finds
A recently published study found that female primary care physicians spend more time with patients than their male counterparts.
Clinical CareDoximity: Physician Compensation Growth Stalls in 2020
According to San Francisco-based Doximity, average physician pay has increased 1.5%.
FinanceNorth Carolina Treasurer Took On the Hospitals. Now He's Paying Political Price.
Dale Folwell has tried to persuade hospitals to accept lower payments, but he has struggled to discover the existing rates...
StrategyHenry Ford Health Raises Hourly Minimum Pay to $15
The pay hike is projected to cost the health system $6 million a year, as part of a multi-phase 2020-2021...
Covid-19One-third of MSPs Will Continue to Work From Home After COVID Pandemic
MSPs are optimistic that their working conditions will go back to normal once the pandemic is over.
FinancePhysician Compensation Increased by 3.8% in 2019
However, wRVU production "remained stagnant" at 0.56% last year.
StrategyJury Awards ER Docs $9.4M in Centene Breach of Contract Suit
Plaintiffs say the final award is expected to reach $13 million with attorneys' fees and interest. Centene said it will...
FinancePrimary Care Doctors Look at Payment Overhaul After Pandemic Disruption
The pandemic has renewed the push to get rid of fee-for-service ? in large part because it has underscored that...
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...