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Though we may sometimes be tempted to look down on troubled patients, they have much to teach us.
What do you do when serving others becomes drudgery?
This self-sustaining practice provides concierge care and indigent care in equal amounts. Here's how it works.
Spurning health plan contracts enabled this practice to dramatically reduce overhead and fees while improving access for the uninsured.
The article describes how one practice uses volunteers to implement its patient-assistance program, which helps needy patients receive free or discounted medicines from pharmaceutical companies.
By emphasizing the family physician's role as a caregiver for patients in underserved areas, we can strengthen our specialty.
Accessing affordable medications can be a hassle. Here's how you and your patients can make the most of the available resources.
The article explains clarifications to the anti-kickback statute that were recently issued by the Office of Inspector General. The focus is on waiver of copayments for indigent patients.