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April 14, 2014 – 4:36 am |

By Jordan Rau
Medicare’s release Wednesday of millions of records of payments made to the nation’s doctors comes as the government is looking to find more cost-efficient …

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Doctors Are Not Good At Investing Their Money (Info-Graphic)

March 11, 2014 – 10:05 am |

By Brad Broker
Doctors are not saving enough for retirement.
A new study shows that even though physicians have an average annual salary of almost $300,000, they …

Doctors Lose Lots of Money Every Year With This Common Tax Mistake

February 28, 2014 – 7:45 pm |
Doctor Taxes

By David B. Mandell, JD, MBA and Carole F. Foos, CPA 
Are you an owner of a medical practice taxed as a flow-through entity such as an …

Transition to ICD-10 May Cost 3X More Than Predicted For Physician Practices

February 12, 2014 – 3:40 pm |
Doctor, ICD-10

The mandated implementation of the ICD-10 code set will be dramatically more expensive for most physician practices than previously estimated, according to an updated cost study released …

Medicare’s Rollout in 1966 Much Smoother, Cheaper Than Obamacare

January 2, 2014 – 8:01 pm |

An article published today at the Health Affairs blog compares the costly and chaotic rollout the Affordable Care Act to the efficient 1966 implementation of Medicare. It …

Great Investment for Doctors: Joint Venture Pharmacies

December 12, 2013 – 4:26 am |

By John W. Jones, Esq.
With reimbursement levels declining, health care organizations, including pharmacies and physicians, continue to look for ways to diversify their businesses.  A …

Patients Save Money When They Know Medical Prices

December 9, 2013 – 2:50 pm |

By Ankita Rao
Kaiser Health News

The fact that the cost of a hip replacement can ring up as $15,000 or $100,000 — depending on the hospital …