May 20, 2013
May 20, 2013
May 15, 2013
For the first time, primary care physicians (PCPs)–family physicians, general internists, and pediatricians—surpassed specialists in hospital revenue generated, according to a new survey by Merritt Hawkins. This may give PCPs a strong argument to be compensated more by hospitals.
Over the past decade, PCP’s generated revenues jumped 23%, whereas specialists’ declined 10%.…
May 13, 2013
May 6, 2013
April 30, 2013
Every year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) declares May to be National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. May is peak season for asthma and allergy sufferers and a perfect time to educate your patients who suffer from one of these conditions.…
April 29, 2013
April 26, 2013
Nearly 22,000 physicians across 25 specialty areas participated in Medscape’s third physician compensation report just released. Overall, it appears that physicians’ income is on the rise.
This year’s 3 top-earning specialties – orthopedics, cardiology, and radiology – remain the same, although radiology was bumped from being tied for the number-one spot in 2012 to number three:
On the opposite end of the scale, pediatrics was replaced as the lowest paid specialty by HIV/ID.…
April 22, 2013
April 19, 2013