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Donna Marbury
Another ICD-10 delay could be looming
The AMA, along with many regional medical societies, is urging Congress to include another ICD-10 implementation delay to a stalled appropriations bill during the current lame duck session.
ACOs may have three more years before sharing risk with CMS
CMS wants to create additional ACO models to increase both participation and risk and reward opportunities.
Top 4 technology challenges for 2015
How physicians can manage growing technology obligations in the practice.
Top 5 financial challenges facing physicians in 2015
It shouldn’t be surprising that, in this constantly changing ecosystem, more practices are struggling to maintain financial homeostasis.
Top 15 challenges facing physicians in 2015
Top 15 challenges facing physicians in 2015
It’s possible to maintain a viable, even thriving practice if physicians confront challenges and identify fixes that can improve their lives and the health of their patients.
Top 6 practice management challenges facing physicians in 2015
Juggling patients, staff and payor needs will become more important as administrative work increases.
Obama administration faces scrutiny over ACA transparency
Though the second enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act has been operating fairly glitch free, the healthcare reform law and the Obama administration are facing major scrutiny from Republicans.
Reimbursement, operational costs threaten independent physicians to sell practices
Though 73% of physicians say they prefer to keep their practices independent, 44% say they will likely sell their practices in the next 10 years.
Telemedicine reimbursement is a barrier to implementation
Though the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is driving interest in telemedicine, providers are still having difficulty getting paid for using the technology, according to a survey.
Americans more worried about Ebola than obesity, cancer
The Ebola virus continues to be one of the top healthcare concerns in the minds of Americans, according to a Gallup poll.