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Chris Mazzolini
ABIM touts certification to restore patient trust
ABIM touts certification to restore patient trust
MOC changes gives physicians more flexibility, ABIM officials say
Top benefits and risks of sharing notes with patients
Medical note transparency can help patients and physicians communicate better, but many physicians remain tentantive
Q&A with ACP's Bob Doherty on future of healthcare
Physicians should prepare for uncertainty coming out of Washington, D.C. because President Donald Trump is poised to shake up healthcare policy, says Robert Doherty, senior vice president for governmental affairs and public policy for the American College of Physicians (ACP).
Top 10 challenges facing physicians in 2017
Top 10 challenges facing physicians in 2017
For the fourth consecutive year, Medical Economics reveals its list of obstacles physicians will face in the coming year and, more importantly, how to overcome them.
Republicans ignore healthcare during national convention
Republicans ignore healthcare during national convention
Despite calls to replace and repeal Obamacare, issues affecting physicians have received little attention in Cleveland.
Internist has starring role at RNC
Internist has starring role at RNC
Alvarado, a 46-year-old internist and pediatrician, will not be discussing healthcare during remarks, and will instead focus on immigration issues. In 2014, Alvarado became the first Hispanic elected to state office in Kentucky, according to the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky.
Doctor delegate says neither presidential candidate can aid private practice
Doctor delegate says neither presidential candidate can aid private practice
A retired family physician and elected Republican delegate from New Jersey says he is pessimistic about a problem he doesn’t think Trump, the Republican Party or anyone for that matter can solve: The slow death of private practice.
2016 GOP platform calls for Obamacare repeal, reform Medicare
2016 GOP platform calls for Obamacare repeal, reform Medicare
When it comes to healthcare policy, the official 2016 Republican Party platform under presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump remains largely unchanged from the platform approved in 2012.
3 ways practices can succeed in a value-based world
Small, independent practices have dealt with no shortage of challenges in recent years: Complex regulatory requirements, increased payer scrutiny and more pressure on physicians to improve patient outcomes.
7 things physicians need to know about MACRA proposed rule
7 things physicians need to know about MACRA proposed rule
The federal government is about to transform the way physicians are paid by Medicare