Practice Management & Strategy

Practice Management & Strategy Perspectives

  • Should You Opt Out of Medicare? Pros and Cons Many physicians are fed up with Medicare's rules, reimbursement, and reporting requirements. But before letting your patient panel go, consider the possible benefits and risks.
  • Concierge Practice: Could the New Models Be Right for You? Many physicians who are frustrated with the demands of medicine have considered concierge medicine, but may not have made the move. With new models emerging, some doctors may change their minds.

Practice Management & Strategy News

  • Groups Pan Proposed Medicare Changes on Office Visits, Drugs The AMA cited a 'groundswell of opposition' to a proposed payment change for routine office visits, joining other medical groups and AARP in criticizing the CMS proposal.
  • Why One California County Went Surgery Shopping Fed up with high hospital costs and limited competition, Santa Barbara County sends willing employees out of town for better bargains. Local governments are slowly joining private employers in aggressively seeking out the best care for the lowest price.