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Frustrated AMA Pitches New Plan for Use of Electronic Medical Records

09/19/2014 – 2:56 PM |

By Roni Caryn Rabin

Saying that electronic health records distract doctors, take time away from care and make physicians less productive, an influential doctors’ group called on …

How Much Does An X-Ray Cost? Find Out In New Hampshire

09/18/2014 – 5:05 PM |
health costs

By JULIE APPLEBY

When Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield became embroiled in a contract dispute with Exeter Hospital in N.H. in 2010, its negotiators came to …

How Physicians Can Protect Financial Assets From Lawsuits

09/18/2014 – 10:10 AM |
doctor money

By DAVID B. MANDELL and JASON M. O’DELL
As advisors to physicians throughout the country, we are often asked to help doctors to protect assets against …

Are ACOs Solution or Piece of Healthcare Fad Diet?

09/15/2014 – 9:57 AM |
healthcare

By RON HOWRIGON
It’s no secret that the healthcare system in this country needs to go on a diet when it comes to costs. Currently, healthcare …

Plastic Surgery-Obsessed Venezuela Faces Shortage of Prized Breast Implants

09/15/2014 – 9:10 AM |
breast implant

By HANNAH DREIER
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s chronic shortages have begun to encroach on a cultural cornerstone: the boob job.

Beauty-obsessed Venezuelans face a scarcity of …

What Patients Should Know About Paying For ‘Observation Care’

09/12/2014 – 12:04 PM | One Comment
observation care

By Susan Jaffe

An increasing number of seniors who spend time in the hospital are surprised to learn that they were not “admitted” patients — even though …