Featured Article

The Little Guy vs Big Data: Is ICD-10 Coding Still Valuable in Health Care?

The Little Guy vs Big Data: Is ICD-10 Coding Still Valuable in Health Care?

While ICD-10-CM may be an improvement on an old process, big data is the revolution that has the potential to change health care forever.

Latest News

Practice Management ACP: Shifting Focus to Social Determinants of Health Can Improve Patient Care

ACP: Shifting Focus to Social Determinants of Health Can Improve Patient Care

The ACP is focusing its efforts on improving health outcomes through the assessment of patients' social determinants of health.

Practice Management Retail Clinics Aim to Improve and Transform Healthcare Access

Retail Clinics Aim to Improve and Transform Healthcare Access

Retail clinics can be more economically feasible for patients when compared with traditional medical clinics.

Practice Management Patients Prefer Physicians Who Engage in Face-to-Face Visits

Patients Prefer Physicians Who Engage in Face-to-Face Visits

Patients prefer physicians who engage in face-to-face clinic visits, rather than those using an examination room computer.

Practice Management Why Is #MeToo Missing From Medical Schools?

Why Is #MeToo Missing From Medical Schools?

As the #MeToo movement has gained strength, reports of sexual harassment at medical schools have mostly remained stagnant.

Practice Management Talking Politics With Patients

Talking Politics With Patients

Sooner or later, everyone in the healthcare field will have to think about how to approach a politically divisive conversation with a patient.

Practice Management Charter Outlines Principles of Physician Well-Being

Charter Outlines Principles of Physician Well-Being

The Charter on Physician Well-being is intended to outline specific principles that can be used to address well-being throughout a physician's entire career.

Practice Management Recommendations Developed on Gender Equity in Medicine

Recommendations Developed on Gender Equity in Medicine

Recommendations were provided aimed at addressing gender equity in physician compensation and career advancement opportunities.

Practice Management Most Physician Offices Do Not Offer Flexibility for Uninsured

Most Physician Offices Do Not Offer Flexibility for Uninsured

Most uninsured patients can make primary care appointments but only if can pay full cash amount.

Practice Management ACP: Recommendations to Combat Negative Hidden Curricula in Medicine

ACP: Recommendations to Combat Negative Hidden Curricula in Medicine

In medicine, there is often a disconnect between what is taught in the classroom and what students observe in clinical practice.

Practice Management Recent Years Saw Increase in Burden of Prior Authorization

Recent Years Saw Increase in Burden of Prior Authorization

According to the survey results, 86% of physicians report that prior authorization burdens have increased over the past 5 years.

Sign Up for Free e-newsletters