Tag: practice management (medical)

Federal Speech Rulings May Prompt HCWs to Call Out Safety Issues

Karen Jo Young wrote a letter to her local newspaper criticizing executives at the hospital where she worked as an activities coordinator, arguing that their actions led...

PCPs Play a Small Part in Low-Value Care Spending

Primary care physicians (PCPs) generate only a small part of the $75 billion to $100 billion wasted every year on low-value care, according to a...

New Billing Code for Added COVID Practice Expense

The nation’s largest physician association is seeking to establish a path to payment for extra practice expenses required to care for patients during the COVID...

Multisociety Roadmap for Restarting Elective Cardiac Cases

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. As COVID-19 case levels plateau in some regions, 16 North American...

New Programs Provide Money to Keep Practices Running

Family physician Frank Maselli, MD, saw approximately 30 patients a day in his office in the Bronx before COVID-19. But New York City has become...

CMS Chief Says $81B Released in Accelerated Payments for COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Medicare loaned the US healthcare sector about $81 billion in advanced...

Infusion Center Directors Shuffle Services in the Era of COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. It’s anything but business as usual for clinicians who oversee office-based...