Your Voice: ABIM leadership disconnected from medical practice reality
November 25, 2016I don’t doubt Dr. Richard Baron’s sincerity in defending MOC (“The man behind MOC defends the program against critics,” August 10, 2016).
In this issue
Salaries soar for doctors, so why aren't they happy? November 25, 2016By Janet Kidd StewartDoctors' pay is slowly but steadily improving, Medicare’s sustainable growth rate is a thing of the past and demand for primary care physicians is surging under the Affordable Care Act. So why aren’t doctors happier when it comes to their salaries? MACRA: Small practice hug or regulatory choke hold? November 25, 2016By Keith L. MartinLet me state this from the start: I believe CMS Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt when he says that the rules of his agency’s Medicare reimbursement reform don’t slight small practices and are designed to make it easier to report quality data. 6 tips to help practices adapt to a new EHR November 25, 2016By Mary K. PrattA new system can hurt a practice’s workflow. Here’s how to get back to top form quickly. Buying versus leasing How to make the right choice November 25, 2016By Janet Kidd StewartA sound financial decision on real estate and equipment requires considering unique circumstances. Practical solutions to combat high-deductible headaches November 25, 2016By Lisa A. Eramo MAThere are answers to dealing with patient problems while protecting the bottom line. 2016 Financial Playbook November 25, 2016By Janet Kidd StewartWith physician pay on the rise by some measures, now is a good time for doctors to take stock of how to keep more of those dollars in their pocket. Tips for battling prior authorizations November 25, 2016By Charlotte HuffHow approval hassles for ordering tests or prescribing drugs can get in the way of caring for patients.