Although many internists may have felt inexperienced with telemedicine before the pandemic, they could well have been doing it all along.
1 Oct 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted and exaggerated many health and health care disparities, including access to telemedicine, to mental health services, and to substance use disorder treatment.
1 Jan 2022
The second of a two-part series outlines changes to telehealth codes for diabetes and the Physician Quality Reporting System.
1 Feb 2012
The fact sheets cover the Primary Care First Model and the Direct Contracting Model, two risk-bearing primary care models that are part of the CMS Primary Cares Initiative.
2 Jul 2019
Data from China provide new insights into disease characteristics, experts offer advice on caring for isolated older adults, and ACP and others release guidance on easing social distancing and other restrictions.
21 Apr 2020
The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (H.R. 6331) was a huge victory for ACP and its allies.
1 Sep 2008
Naloxone prescriptions more than doubled between 2017 and 2018 but still only one in 69 patients receiving high-dose opioids gets a naloxone prescription.
13 Aug 2019
ACP has advocated for and in some cases been directly involved in advising on or developing efforts to reform primary care.
1 Nov 2021
Congress faces unpopular options as they consider how to stay solvent through this decade and the next.
1 Mar 2010
CMS is seeking physicians or health care providers who look at Medicare feedback reports, as well as administrative staff and office managers who interact with Medicare systems and complete tasks related to Medicare quality data submission.
20 Jun 2017