/ /

Chris Mazzolini
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
New rule would give ONC power to better enforce EHR certification
The federal government announced Tuesday proposed rules that would give its Office of the National Coordinator for Healthcare Technology (ONC) greater oversight to ensure that certified electronic health records (EHR) can actually fulfill the functions physicians need them to, especially when it comes to interoperability.
Code it right: Get paid the first time
Code it right: Get paid the first time
How to avoid coding problems and ensure you earn what you're due
Physicians are not ready for ICD-10: Here's why
An exclusive Medical Economics poll finds that physicians are still experiencing considerable roadblocks in ICD-10 preparations
Practice Innovators: Building for success
Practice Innovators: Building for success
In this Practice Innovators profile, Medical Economics looks at how John Kulin, DO, makes customer service an important part of treating patients.
POLL: Primary care physicians say MOC does not make them more effective
Physicians are highly unsatisfied with the maintenance of certification process and question its efficacy, according to an exclusive reader poll