Medscape Reports

  • Medscape Lifestyle Report 2017: Race and Ethnicity, Bias and BurnoutMedscape Lifestyle Report 2017: Race and Ethnicity, Bias and Burnout Medscape surveyed physicians and asked about their race and ethnicity, biases, and burnout, as well as aspects of their lifestyle outside the office.
  • Medscape Malpractice Report 2017Medscape Malpractice Report 2017 Malpractice lawsuits disrupt physicians' lives; and for many, lawsuits change the way physicians feel about patients and how they practice medicine.
  • Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2017Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2017 More than 19,200 physicians in over 27 specialties responded to this year's Medscape compensation survey and told about their compensation, productivity, challenges, and more.
  • Physician Wealth and Debt Report 2017Physician Wealth and Debt Report 2017 This Medscape report examines physicians' net worth and debt, including school loans, mortgages, investments, and whether they are savers or spenders.
  • Medscape Young Physician Compensation Report 2017Medscape Young Physician Compensation Report 2017 This report looks at physicians under 40 and how much they differ from their older peers regarding income, career satisfaction, gender, and racial self-identity.
  • Medscape Hospitalist Compensation Report 2017Medscape Hospitalist Compensation Report 2017 Medscape's Hospitalist Compensation Report describes the earnings, productivity statistics, and career satisfaction of these subspecialists.
  • Medscape Female Physician Compensation Report 2017Medscape Female Physician Compensation Report 2017 This year's Medscape report not only describes female physician compensation and satisfaction but also looks at trends among younger women and racial disparities.
  • Best and Worst Places to Practice 2017Best and Worst Places to Practice 2017 Many factors go into deciding where to practice. With so many physicians concerned about burnout and stress, it's important to know the best locations to avoid these problems.
  • Residents Salary and Debt Report 2017Residents Salary and Debt Report 2017 More than 1500 residents from over 25 specialties reveal their salary, debts, relationships with attendings, and other intriguing information.
  • Residents Lifestyle and Happiness Report 2017Residents Lifestyle and Happiness Report 2017 More than 1500 residents from over 25 specialties gave insights into their thoughts on bullying, depression, relationships, happiness, and other intriguing information.
  • Physicians' Choice: Top Hospitals 2017Physicians' Choice: Top Hospitals 2017 More than 8500 physicians told us where they'd go or would send their family members for treatment or procedures for serious and complex cases in nine different clinical areas.
  • Medscape RN/LPN Compensation Report 2017Medscape RN/LPN Compensation Report 2017 Find out how much your nursing peers are earning throughout the United States, and the effects that certification, Magnet status, and union membership have on wages.
  • Medscape APRN Compensation Survey 2017Medscape APRN Compensation Survey 2017 Find out how much your advanced practice nursing colleagues are earning throughout the United States, in various healthcare settings.
  • Physicians of the Year 2017: Best and WorstPhysicians of the Year 2017: Best and Worst This year's list features celebrated physicians who won awards, and changed lives and medicine for the better vs those who maimed a patient, prescribed drugs for kickbacks, Medicare fraud in the millions, and more.
  • The Year in Medicine 2017: News That Made a DifferenceThe Year in Medicine 2017: News That Made a Difference Read the news that got the most attention this year in medicine, including multiple hurricanes, the effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the opioid crisis (again), and much more.
  • Medscape Nurse Career Satisfaction Report 2017Medscape Nurse Career Satisfaction Report 2017 What do your nursing peers find most and least rewarding? Are nurses happy with their career choices? How soon will nurses retire, and are they financially ready?
  • 30 Great Vacation Ideas for Doctors This Winter30 Great Vacation Ideas for Doctors This Winter Winter is a great time for a vacation. Here are recommendations for 30 warm- and cold-weather getaways, in all price ranges, that your colleagues think you'll thoroughly enjoy.
  • The 25 Most Influential Physicians in the Past CenturyThe 25 Most Influential Physicians in the Past Century Countless original thinkers and groundbreaking clinicians have helped to lay the foundation for medical practice as we know it today. But who were the most influential physicians of the past century?
  • Medscape Practice Workflow Report 2017: Physicians' Bottlenecks, Challenges, and TimeMedscape Practice Workflow Report 2017: Physicians' Bottlenecks, Challenges, and Time More than 1150 physicians from over 25 specialties gave insights into practice efficiency, EHRs, running late, no-shows, patient portal use, and other practice challenges.
  • Best and Worst Places to Practice 2016Best and Worst Places to Practice 2016 Physicians may consider different factors important at different career stages. We've looked at features that may appeal to younger physicians, mid-career physicians, and those nearing retirement.
  • Physician Debt and Net Worth Report 2016Physician Debt and Net Worth Report 2016 This Medscape report examines physicians' debt and net worth, and looks at their school debt and spending and saving habits by specialty and gender.
  • Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2016Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2016 Almost 19,000 physicians in 25 specialties described their income, career satisfaction, hours worked, and whether they’d go into medicine again.
  • Obesity: Should We Be Treating it More Aggressively?pObesity: Should We Be Treating it More Aggressively? A new survey shows that many healthcare professionals are reluctant to prescribe weight loss drugs or refer obese patients for bariatric surgery.
  • The State of Alzheimer Disease Care: Physicians Weigh InThe State of Alzheimer Disease Care: Physicians Weigh In A recent Medscape survey explores clinicians' attitudes regarding the current understanding, diagnosis, and management of Alzheimer disease.
  • Opioid Abuse and Misuse: Providers and Patients Speak UpOpioid Abuse and Misuse: Providers and Patients Speak Up Recent surveys by Medscape and WebMD explore patient and provider opinions on the opioid abuse epidemic.
  • Medscape Lifestyle Report 2016: Bias and BurnoutMedscape Lifestyle Report 2016: Bias and Burnout Medscape surveyed physicians to determine their opinions on bias, burnout, marijuana, and other aspects of their lifestyle outside the office.
  • Medscape Malpractice Report 2015: Why Most Doctors Get SuedMedscape Malpractice Report 2015: Why Most Doctors Get Sued Medscape surveyed nearly 4,000 physicians to find out why they were sued; how the lawsuit affected their career and patient care decisions; and what they suggest to reduce the number of lawsuits.
  • Medscape Nurse Salary Report 2015Medscape Nurse Salary Report 2015 Nurses: How well do your salary and benefits stack up against those of your peers?
  • Clinical and Office Staff Salary Report 2015Clinical and Office Staff Salary Report 2015 Medscape surveyed physicians in 25 specialties to find out how much they pay their staff and what their plans are for adding and cutting staff in the coming year.
  • Women as Physician LeadersWomen as Physician Leaders This Medscape survey examined the challenges and opportunities facing female physicians as they seek leadership positions.
  • Medscape Vaccine Acceptance Report: Where Do We Stand?Medscape Vaccine Acceptance Report: Where Do We Stand? We asked clinicians to tell us whether parents have changed their views on vaccines since the measles outbreak in the US earlier this year.
  • Residents Salary & Debt Report, Part 2: LifestyleResidents Salary & Debt Report, Part 2: Lifestyle Residents revealed how confident they are in their skills, how they handle work-life balance, how they are affected by a patient's death, whether they would see patients via telehealth, and more.
  • Residents Salary & Debt Report 2015: Are Residents Happy?Residents Salary & Debt Report 2015: Are Residents Happy? Medical residents shared the details of their salaries, debt, treatment by attending physicians, relationships with nurses and physician assistants, quality of their learning experience, and more.
  • Best and Worst Places to Practice 2015Best and Worst Places to Practice 2015 Where will your earnings go farthest? Which states and cities have a practice climate that's most appealing? Medscape offers these suggestions.
  • Physician Debt and Net Worth Report 2015Physician Debt and Net Worth Report 2015 This Medscape report examines physicians' debt and net worth, and looks at their school debt, and spending and saving habits by specialty and gender.
  • Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2015Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2015 This Medscape compensation report is an update to previous years' reports, with some comparisons to previous years.
  • US vs European Physicians: Their Ethical DifferencesUS vs European Physicians: Their Ethical Differences US and European physicians have some fascinating differences in medical and patient ethics, as revealed in Medscape's Ethics Report.
  • Medscape Physician Lifestyle Report 2015Medscape Physician Lifestyle Report 2015 This Medscape lifestyle survey not only updates a previous report on physician lifestyle and burnout but also asks physicians whether they have ever used marijuana, and if so, did they this year?
  • DSM-5 a Year Later: Clinicians Speak UpDSM-5 a Year Later: Clinicians Speak Up This past May, DSM-5 turned 1 year old. Medscape surveyed our members for their thoughts on how the manual has performed so far.
  • Residents Salary & Debt Report 2014Residents Salary & Debt Report 2014 Medical residents reported their salary and amount of debt, and described other key aspects of their resident training.
  • Medscape EHR Report 2014Medscape EHR Report 2014 Which are the top rated EHRs? The top rated vendors? Are EHRs getting easier to use? These are just a sampling of the intriguing questions to which doctors responded -- with eye-opening results.
  • Too Many Antibiotics! Patients and Prescribers Speak UpToo Many Antibiotics! Patients and Prescribers Speak Up The critical problem of antibiotic misuse and consequent resistance is well documented. But who's responsible? Patients? Prescribers? This survey looks at the problem from both perspectives.
  • Best and Worst Places to Practice 2014: Big Cities, Small TownsBest and Worst Places to Practice 2014: Big Cities, Small Towns Some hidden gems you may not have considered received a thumbs-up this year, and some perennial favorites fell short of ideal for physicians who seek to relocate or simply dream of doing it.
  • Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2014Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2014 This year's Medscape Compensation Report covers not only physician income but also their predictions on how the health insurance exchanges will affect them.
  • Employed Doctors Report: Are They Better Off?Employed Doctors Report: Are They Better Off? Many doctors choose employment because they think they'll have a better work-life balance and not have to worry about running an office. Did they make the right decision?
  • Medscape Physician Lifestyle Report 2014Medscape Physician Lifestyle Report 2014 This Medscape lifestyle survey explores whether physicians have healthier diets and weights than their patients, and also looks at their responses on vacations, politics, religion, and marriages.
  • Clinical & Office Staff Salary ReportClinical & Office Staff Salary Report We asked physicians about the salaries, benefits, and bonuses they give their medical office staff. Will they be firing or hiring next year?
  • Medscape Malpractice ReportMedscape Malpractice Report In this exclusive survey, almost 1400 physicians who were sued tell why it happened, what it was like, how it worked out, and how their lives were affected.
  • Best and Worst Places to Practice: 2013Best and Worst Places to Practice: 2013 Some states offer more than others when it comes to what physicians want. If you're contemplating where to locate your practice, check out our list and decide which factors are important to you.
  • Medscape Physician Compensation Report: 2013 ResultsMedscape Physician Compensation Report: 2013 Results The most current physician salary details by medical specialty. Includes data from more than 22,000 US physicians and reveals rarely shared information on personal income, patient load, time spent per patient, attitudes toward insurers, and much more.
  • Physician Lifestyles -- Linking to Burnout: Medscape SurveyPhysician Lifestyle Report 2013 This comprehensive report represents responses from close to over 24,000 US physicians and reveals details on their political and spiritual beliefs, health, family life, and vacations.
  • Medscape 2012 Ethics Report: Physicians' Top Ethical DilemmasMedscape 2012 Ethics Report: Physicians' Top Ethical Dilemmas Ethical dilemmas and difficult issues are a part of physicians' lives, and some decisions continue to haunt doctors. Do you also wrestle with some of these tough situations?
  • EHR Report 2012: Physicians Rank Top EHRsEHR Report 2012: Physicians Rank Top EHRs More than 21,000 physicians told us what they like and dislike about their EHRs, whether they're ordering more or fewer tests, and how the EHR has affected the doctor-patient relationship.
  • Insurer Ratings Report: Doctors Rate Best & Worst PayersInsurer Ratings Report: Doctors Rate Best & Worst Payers Find out which payers physicians deemed the best and worst to do business with this year. Medscape's 2011 Insurer Ratings Report reveals how insurance companies rank in terms of payment amount, speed of payment, claim denials and more.
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