Doctors need to review both contracts to see how they would be affected if they lost their jobs, or their staff privileges. By Steven M. Harris — May 13, 2013 – As an employee of a hospital or private practice, you will have a formal agreement that governs […]
Health-Insurance Costs Set for a Jolt For the Healthy, Rates Could Soar Under New Law; Sicker Consumers to See Relief. Today’s Wall Street Journal sounds the latest alarm on the looming rate shock set to hit Americans when Obamacare takes effect reporting that healthy individuals could see their […]
By Sarah Torre JUNE 28, 2013 – Late this afternoon, a federal court granted a major victory to the Green family and Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., issuing the company a temporary restraining order to the coercive Obamacare mandate that requires employers to provide coverage of abortion-inducing drugs. The […]
By Robert E. Moffit, Ph.D.., Heritage Foundation June 26, 2013 – Among President Obama’s broken promises, there is this gem of June 15, 2009: “No matter how we reform health care, we will keep this promise: If you like your doctor, you will be able to keep your […]
By Chris Jacobs, The Foundry JUNE 19, 2013 – The Associated Press yesterday published an article that at first appears to contain exciting and important news: There’s good news for most companies that provide health benefits for their employees: America’s slowdown in medical costs may be turning into […]
JULY 2, 2013 — Here’s the current downside in concierge medicine: We’ve (Concierge Medicine Today and our research arm, The Concierge Medicine Research Collective) have been studying the demand for concierge, direct care, cash only and retainer-based medical models by consumers for many years. We’re finding that the […]
ACA regulations let people recruit their own physicians to meet requirements for such plans, but employers say this might come at an additional cost. By Jennifer Lubell amednews staff — June 17, 2013 – Washington Under an Affordable Care Act provision, physicians might play a key role in […]
A survey of hospital administrators and managers indicates large numbers of unfilled openings for physicians, providing choices in where — and how long — to work. By Sue Ter Maat, Amednews Staff — June 24, 2013 Physicians are in demand by many hospitals and health systems, and recruiters […]
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The number of retail health clinics will double between 2012 and 2015, according to a research brief from Accenture, Retail medical clinics: From Foe to Friend? published in June 2013. What are the driving market forces promoting the growth of retail clinics? Accenture points to a few key factors: […]