Primary Care Physician

Jan 04 | Susan Morse
Opioids and heroin play a big role, but so do variations in primary care and mental health services.
Medicare Shared Savings program
Dec 27, 2017 | Susan Morse
Some ACOs say integrated systems and EHRs are necessary, while others put emphasis on physician…
Dec 15, 2017 | Susan Morse
Physician groups want risk-bearing models and the ability to offer Medicare Advantage plans to level…
Dec 12, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The coming shortage of primary doctors has been well-documented and now new research suggests that many…
patient engagement
Dec 07, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
New research finds patients could benefit if they are invited to co-produce medical notes with doctors rather…
benefits of transforming bundles to episodes of care
Dec 05, 2017 | Tom Sullivan
With algorithms and analytics, first-moving health orgs are reaping alternative payment models to…
Nov 28, 2017 | Susan Morse
Integration with providers, narrow network ACO models, speaking members' languages and improving patient experience all key to…
Provider leverages Medicare Advantage to improve pop health
Nov 16, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Physicians will coordinate care across primary care, specialists, hospitals, laboratories and other services…
Oct 24, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Emergency room overcrowding is caused by lack of access to care, and the focus should be there, ACEP says.