Blog Archives

ARCHIVES: OCTOBER 2018


Save the Salt Shakers

Members of Congress send a letter to CMS asking the agency to reconsider proposed changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Program.

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Website Sleuthing

AC Wellness is a new venture into employee care from a surprising new entrant that provides a glimpse into how certain large employers are thinking about healthcare.

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Exchange Rates

The administration  releases a major proposal to change how it pays for Medicare Part B drugs that will rock both the pharmaceutical industry and physicians for whom this is a major part of their business.

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The Headline Writers

A new report shows the 67% of commercial payments to providers in Virginia are ‘value-based,’ but it takes little more digging to understand what that really means.

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Skimming the Morning News

A survey of current news stories paints a picture of significant industry disruption, threats and opportunities.

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Embracing Destruction

Large employers continue to advance telemedicine and onsite workplace clinics, changes that represent potential threats to primary care physicians.

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ALN

Tim Coan, ALN’s CEO, writes an insightful and witty blog three times a week about a variety of topics relevant to independent physician practices.

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