AMA Survey Shows Need for eviCore’s Prior Authorization Improvements
As a family-practice physician of more than 30 years, I know the frustrations prior authorization can cause. Almost everyone involved in healthcare can agree there are plenty of opportunities for improvement, and a recent physician survey by the American Medical Associati...
Conservative Care: Treating Lower Back Pain
Primary care physician visits for lower back pain (LBP) have increased over recent years, and LBP continues to be one of the top five reasons to see your doctor.
Cost Transparency: Does it Help Patients Become Good Shoppers?
Most people have no idea how much their mammogram costs, or their prescription for cholesterol medicine, or what the surgeon charged for removing their appendix. They pay the copay and other out-of-pocket expenses, and that's as far as it goes.