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September 29, 2022

Why Private Practice Will Always Survive Why Private Practice Will Always Survive

Employed physicians are often torn. Many relish the steady salary and ability to focus on being a physician rather than handle administrative duties, but they bemoan […]
September 28, 2022

Do You Ask Your Patients About Recreational Cannabis Use? Do You Ask Your Patients About Recreational Cannabis Use?

The legalization by many states of the use of cannabis has helped destigmatize its use for recreational purposes. A 2020 Gallup Poll showed that almost 50 […]
September 28, 2022

Why Physicians Come to Work Sick Why Physicians Come to Work Sick

Before the pandemic, physicians, like many other professions, came to work sick. The reasons are likely as varied as “you weren’t feeling bad enough to miss […]
September 28, 2022

Female Docs Rarely Earn Highest Drug, Device Payouts: Study Female Docs Rarely Earn Highest Drug, Device Payouts: Study

Female physicians received lower financial compensation from drug and medical device companies than their male counterparts, and gender payment disparities further widened from 2013 to 2019, […]
September 27, 2022

Biogen to Pay $900M to Settle Physician Kickback Allegations Biogen to Pay $900M to Settle Physician Kickback Allegations

Pharmaceutical company Biogen, Inc, has agreed to pay $900 million in settlement of allegations involving kickbacks and false Medicare and Medicaid claims. The settlement with federal […]
September 26, 2022

Sharpen Your Telehealth Skills: 9 Tips for Doctors Sharpen Your Telehealth Skills: 9 Tips for Doctors

In early April 2020, family medicine Kyle Leggott, MD, was logging into a telehealth visit from his Aurora, Colorado, home. He’d shifted to 100% virtual visits […]
September 20, 2022

How Burdensome Are Prior Authorizations for Your Practice? How Burdensome Are Prior Authorizations for Your Practice?

So many doctors have complained about health plans’ overuse of prior authorizations that Congress has introduced legislation that would require Medicare Advantage plans to meet certain […]
September 20, 2022

Eviction Rise Is Threat to Health Eviction Rise Is Threat to Health

Eviction is a housing and financial crisis ― and a health crisis in the making. Families across the country are feeling the financial squeeze. Rents are […]
September 16, 2022

Adderall Shortage Reported by Pharmacies, Patients Adderall Shortage Reported by Pharmacies, Patients

Sept. 16, 2022 — Adderall, the attention deficit hyperactivity disorder medication, is in short supply in some parts of the nation, pharmacy chains and Adderall users […]
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