If approved, the proposed rule has no government enforcement mechanism that would force the companies to comply.
Quality and access to care issues were raised by MedPAC officials and physician groups.
SAN FRANCISCO – Clinicians prescribed 46% of antibiotics without an infection-related diagnosis code and 20% without an office visit.
Two trends combine for an effective 212% increase in worker deductibles over the past decade.
The Right Choice?
Good communication skills including listening to the patient and the patient’s reasoning are essential in obtaining informed consent.
From the Journals
Hospitals in the United States spend two to six times more than their European counterparts.
SAN DIEGO – Trauma centers invest millions each year to meet high standards for emergency care
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