By Owen Covington, Reporter- The Business Journal JULY 30, 2013 – Passed last week in the waning days of this year’s legislative session, the Health Care Cost Reduction and Transparency Act of 2013, or House Bill 834, will create an online database of what hospitals are paid, on […]
FORTUNE MAG: The Affordable Care Act is going to give millions of people access to medical insurance. How are you preparing?
By Geoff Colvin, senior editor-at-large @FortuneMagazine July 25, 2013 – First is making sure that our pharmacists are positioned to provide the additional prescriptions that 30 million to 40 million people who now have access are going to be able to get. Probably the most important thing a […]
Dr. Mary Jo Gorman of Advanced ICU Care, a telemedicine company, explains why it makes sense to have doctors communicate with patients over a ‘Skype on steroids.’ WATCH VIDEO >> By Jordan Malter | Source: http://money.cnn.com/video/technology/2013/07/24/fortune-trailblazers-icu-telemedicine.fortune/index.html?source=linkedin
TECHNOLOGY: PatientsLikeMe, a destination for visitors to share personal stories, medical histories, and responses to online questionnaires.
Jamie and Ben Heywood, trained as mechanical engineers at MIT, learned their brother Stephen was diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) in 1999. They grew frustrated by the lack of reliable information and support online and, in 2004, launched PatientsLikeMe, a destination for visitors to share personal stories, […]
First National Gathering Focused On Direct Primary Care (DPC) To Be Held In St. Louis: October 11-12, 2013
First National Gathering Focused On Direct Primary Care (DPC) To Be Held In St. Louis: October 11-12, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 29, 2013 (ST. LOUIS, MO) – The Direct Primary Care Journal (DPCJ) released a statement today announcing that final dates and location have been released for […]
PART 1. The Fee For Non-Covered Services Model Franchise Concierge Docs Typically Charge Less Than Solo Concierge Medicine Rates. By Michael Tetreault, Editor Last Updated: APRIL 12, 2018 | Originally Written JULY 26, 2013 – Many doctors have chosen to partner with large franchise concierge medicine businesses to […]
The mobile health technology industry is expected to reach a compound annual growth rate of 61% by 2017, according to a report by Research and Markets, Healthcare IT News reports. Details of Growth According to the report, revenue in the industry will mainly come from mobile health hardware […]
Written by Bob Herman | July 24, 2013 Hospital executives and staff, as well as the public at-large, are routinely curious about the different facets of compensation — notably, salary increases, incentives and benefits. Here are eight results from Integrated Healthcare Strategies’ 2013 spring compensation survey, which gathered […]
A study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine finds that 80% of physicians with electronic health records are using the systems to view laboratory results, while 74% of such physicians use EHRs to order prescriptions and 14% provide patients with electronic copies of their health information. Eighty […]
By Cody Erbacher JULY 25, 2013 – More than half of the physicians questioned in the 2013 Physician Practice Preference Survey said compensation is their greatest career concern. According to the survey conducted by The Medicus Firm, just 32.8% of physicians were satisfied with their 2012 compensation. The […]