Business of Medicine
Average increase in the cost of “market basket” of drugs widely used by older Americans has exceeded the inflation rate every year since 2004.
Plans selected this year were down slightly from last year’s much longer open-enrollment period.
Under My Skin
Dr. Rockoff finds that getting the recommended vaccines for a trip to Morocco is not so simple.
Cold Iron Truth
A New York Times analysis found that independent billing by PAs or NPs accounted for more than 15% of the skin biopsies billed to Medicare in 2015...
States provided $574 billion in benefits during fiscal 2017.
As the end of this year’s open enrollment nears, however, plan selections are only about half of last year’s total.
Law & Medicine
Has opinion among physicians and lawmakers shifted against legalizing physician-assisted suicide?
The Optimized Doctor
These include a book written by a physician, with stories, supported by studies, that can help strengthen your mindfulness muscles in your...
Managing Your Practice
RSS feeds are an efficient method of staying current on all the subjects on the web that interest you – medical and otherwise.
From the Journals
Improper performance of procedures resulted in the most paid liability claims from 2006 to 2015.