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...
NursingNobody Accurately Tracks Healthcare Workers Lost to COVID-19. So She Stays Up At Night Cataloging the Dead.
Anesthesiologist Claire Rezba started tracking lost health workers almost instinctively. Researchers and industry professionals say the lack of good official...
Clinical CareHealthLeaders Innovation Exchange: Three Big Ideas
Healthcare leaders share perspectives on innovation and discuss initiatives such as training clinicians for end-of-life conversations.
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.
Clinical CareCOVID-19 'Has Turned The Healthcare Industry Upside Down,' Survey Finds
A recent survey indicates the coronavirus pandemic has significantly impacted healthcare professional employment, clinician burnout, and telemedicine.
FinanceMajority of Psychiatrists Have a Net Worth of Less Than $1M
Medscape found that psychiatrists are among the lowest earners of all physicians.
Clinical CareHow to Implement Curbside Check-In and Contactless Registration for Patients
Coronavirus concerns and a desire to be more consumer-friendly are driving a shift away from waiting rooms at a Florida-based...
Clinical Care4 Ways to Build Consumer-Friendly Physician Practices
Atrius Health has designed its physician practices and online presence with consumers in mind.
Clinical CarePhysician Fatigue Linked to Electronic Health Record Use
New research provides more evidence that electronic health record use contributes to physician burnout.
Clinical CareResilience is Not the Key to Addressing Physician Burnout, Researchers Find
New research suggests organizational approaches to reducing physician burnout such as improving the work environment are more effective than resilience...
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...
NursingNavigating APP Credentialing and Privileging Laws
It becomes critical to have medical staff bylaws that adequately address the role of APPs and contemplate the various issues...