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Medical Economics Blog

Top 10 most in demand metros for physicians
Top 10 most in demand metros for physiciansA new study has found that there was significant job growth for physicians in 2017 by analyzing 20 of the largest metropolitan areas in the United States.
Are blockchain and AI the keys to unlocking interoperability in healthcare?
Are blockchain and AI the keys to unlocking interoperability in healthcare?. EHRs were intended to be a way to better track health data for hospitals, payers and physicians. Although they have good intentions, they often end up causing more problems than they solve.
Putting process over patients continues to hurt healthcare
Putting process over patients continues to hurt healthcare American ingenuity in healthcare over the last two decades has caused a number of problems in dire need of solutions.
Doctors lose either way in fight against opioid epidemic"This is what it's like to decide whether to prescribe opioid pain meds now."
The paradox in American healthcare
The paradox in American healthcareOur medical care system works poorly for most chronic medical illnesses and it costs far too much.
CVS-Aetna deal could be costly for independent physician practicesWill CVS require patients to go to MinuteClinics instead of the physician they are used to seeing?
Your Voice: Blog advocating medical marijuana featured serious errors
Addressing hypertension can aid value-based scoresNew, lower blood pressure guidelines could result in more diagnoses, greater need for treatment
2018 payment outlook shows new opportunities, old challenges
2018 payment outlook shows new opportunities, old challengesNew opportunities, old challenges
4 benefits of Medicare Annual Wellness VisitsWhat you should know to maximize this specific visit for your patient and for your practice