The AMA opposes the reclassification of hydrocodone combination products, but placing tighter prescribing rules on drugs such as Vicodin and oxycodone sends a strong message to physicians about the drugs' high potential for abuse...
Finding growth opportunities through partnerships while managing the disruptive nature of healthcare transformation is difficult but necessary, say hospital and health system chiefs attending HealthLeaders Media's annual CEO Exchange.
Providers are realizing that case managers are an important piece of the readmissions puzzle. That often means placing a greater emphasis on coordinating care and focusing on the patient discharge process.
Ebola is snagging the big headlines, but physicians have many other things to think about, not least of which is their ability to dispute the accuracy of data on payments made to them by device manufacturers and drug makers.