Physicians can’t serve patients alone December 10, 2016By Keith L. MartinFace it: Patients today are OK with not seeing a physician when it comes to their care.
In this issue
Why behavioral health is the new frontier in primary care December 10, 2016By Ken TerryAdjusting to value-based models, practices seek ways of integrating mental health providers Scrambling to make a meaningful connection December 10, 2016By Stephen WalstonIt’s more difficult than ever to connect with patients. One physician explains why its worth the effort. Congress seeks to help patients overcome high deductibles December 10, 2016By Joseph BurnsA new bill in Congress is designed to help overcome one of the most challenging barriers patients face when accessing care: the out-of-pocket cost. Pitfalls in terminating a patient relationshipPhysicians sometimes face the prospect of dismissing patients from their practice. It’s not easy, but there is a right way and a wrong way to do it. Google health search goes back to medical school
December 10, 2016Two physicians test out what the tech giant says is an improved search function for responding to patient inquiries
Tips for sharing performance pay with practice staff December 10, 2016By Lisa A. Eramo MAWith value-based reimbursement coming, its time to consider how and when to share the rewards with employees How to bill drug reconciliationI spend a tremendous amount of time reconciling medications with and for my patients. I don’t see a specific “data” indicator for this in the decision-making tables. How do I account for this?