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Taking one small step at a time, primary care practices can lead the way as the health care system begins to reward value.
The QRUR is essentially an annual report card, and its data can affect how you get paid in the future.
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.
With planning, you can be prepared to assess financial need, provide discounts and share helpful resources.
Here's how to patients who might otherwise miss getting the services they need.
These tips can save you time and frustration when dealing with health plans.
The author explains the importance of clinical judgment and physicians' ability to focus on what's important. He shares lessons that have helped him meet patients' needs while avoiding useless tests and ineffective treatments.
In addition to providing step-by-step instructions for launching group visits, the authors lay out the rationale for group visits and how to code for them.
Your inpatient care decisions could make or break your local hospital.
Argues that the mal-aligned incentives offered to health care providers in the current system are perverse and require special action on the part of physicians to generate anything like a healthy outcome.