Expanding coverage to patients 51 to 65 is likely to be a valuable investment for the United States,” Dr. ... Reimbursement is so complicated, in fact, that 57% of the physicians reported asking their patients to check on their own coverage.
At the time of the conference, the CMMI had proposed four possible models for pilot programs, and four more were expected soon. ... Rutledge reported. Finding an effective way to interest patients in cost-consciousness and hospital choice will be key to
SAN FRANCISCO—It may have been the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology, but much of the research presented at this October conference focused on body parts other than ... Research presented at the conference offered some lifestyle
When picturing air medical transport, many people think of helicopters, but there are often other options.
A postdischarge transition clinic staffed by a primary care physician and other clinicians appeared to reduce readmission risk in a vulnerable patient population.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2013/05/conference.htm. Speakers at a recent Business of Medicine Summit had some grim predictions and urgent alerts for attendees: “Start preparing for that storm
The prevalence of eosinophilic esophagitis, a disease virtually unknown 25 years ago, has risen dramatically as more endoscopies are done and more early-life exposures occur that can induce the condition.
People with cardiopulmonary or hematologic disorders can be affected by the hypobaric environment aboard an aircraft, so they should undergo preflight evaluation before lift-off.
Schmitz said. Then there's the self-explanatory nocturnist model, which some rural hospitals are using as their sole on-site night coverage and some high-volume hospitals use in addition
Our conference coverage is from the Society of Hospital Medicine's annual meeting, Hospital Medicine 2019, which was held in March in National Harbor, Md. ... And speaking of conference coverage, next month's issue will be all about Internal Medicine