ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:

Health plans, general

November/December 2016 Issue
Patient Attribution: Why It Matters More Than Ever [Feature]

How payers assign patients to you will affect how your practice is evaluated and paid for value in the future.


May/June 2014 Issue
The New Normal: Helping Patients Navigate the Changing Insurance Landscape [Feature]

Health care reform and the spread of high-deductible plans mean confusion for patients – and uncertainty for your practice.


March/April 2010 Issue
An Open Letter to All the Health Plans That Keep Sending Me Letters [The Last Word]

How helpful are all those letters you receive from health plans? Not very, says this family physician.


Nov-Dec 2009 Issue
Creating a High-Quality, Low-Cost Health Care System: Lessons From Grand Junction, Colorado [Opinion]

Physicians who have been instrumental in making Grand Junction, CO, one of the lowest cost health care marketplaces in the country offer the secrets of Grand Junction's success.


Jul-Aug 2008 Issue
Working With Insurers: A View From the Dark Side [Feature]

An insider explains what you can do to ensure that the services you provide are actually covered by your patients' insurance.


Nov-Dec 2007 Issue
Aiding the Wounded Among Us [The Last Word]

When facing the pain of a malpractice lawsuit, physicians need the compassion and support of their colleagues.


Nov-Dec 2007 Issue
Payer Trend: 'Tiering' Physicians and 'Steering' Patients [Feature]

Insurers are experimenting with plans that drive patients to physicians deemed to be high-quality and low-cost.


Jun 2007 Issue
'Grade Your Payers': Solo Docs Speak Up [From the Editor]

If you're not feeling their pain, is it just because you're anesthetized?


Jun 2007 Issue
A Report Card for 32 Payers: Not Making the Grade [Feature]

In this survey of physicians' experiences, payers fall short.


Jan 2007 Issue
Grade Your Payers: The Final Call for Survey Responses [Feature]

Take our survey online or on paper by March 1 to grade your health plans on their payment rates, claims processing, contracts and more.


Pages: 1 2 3 4 Next


Email Alerts

Don't miss a single issue. Sign up for the free FPM email table of contents and e-newsletter.

Sign Up Now