ACEP | Emergency Physicians: White House Principles Must Go Further to Protect Patients from Surprise Bills

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Arnoff 202.370.9292 sarnoff@acep.org Emergency Physicians: White House Principles Must Go Further to Protect Patients from Surprise Bills May 9, 2019 WASHINGTON, May 9, 2019 — In response to the release of the White House’s principles regarding surprise billing, Vidor Friedman, MD, FACEP, president of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) said: “ACEP appreciates the White House weighing in on this important issue and … Continue reading ACEP | Emergency Physicians: White House Principles Must Go Further to Protect Patients from Surprise Bills

TRENDING … Healthcare, Microsoft, WBA | Two big names are putting their heads together in a partnership aimed at innovating and improving health care.

Walgreens Boots Alliance and Microsoft establish strategic partnership to transform health care delivery January 15 2019 Companies aim to improve health outcomes and lower overall costs with enhanced digital and retail experiences and an R&D commitment to build health care solutions through seven-year agreement DEERFIELD, Ill., and REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 15, 2019 — Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (WBA) and Microsoft Corp. have joined forces to … Continue reading TRENDING … Healthcare, Microsoft, WBA | Two big names are putting their heads together in a partnership aimed at innovating and improving health care.

EP. 230 | DPC Journal’s DocPreneur Podcast | Jim Capretta, Bringing competitive direct primary care to Medicare

By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief, The Direct Primary Care Journal, Host of The DocPreneur Podcast | iTunes + Soundcloud MARCH/APRIL 2019 Today we catch up with James C. Capretta, a resident fellow and holds the Milton Friedman Chair at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), where he studies health care, entitlement, and US budgetary policy, as well as global trends in aging, health, and retirement programs. In … Continue reading EP. 230 | DPC Journal’s DocPreneur Podcast | Jim Capretta, Bringing competitive direct primary care to Medicare

HHS NEWS: HHS To Deliver Value-Based Transformation in Primary Care

Apr 22, 2019 | By CMS | Press Release CMS based the design of these payment model options on considerable stakeholder input. The models draw from Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) review of proposals, including, but not limited, to The Advanced Primary Care Model from the American Academy of Family Physicians, An Innovative Model for Primary Care Office Payment from Jean Antonucci, MD, … Continue reading HHS NEWS: HHS To Deliver Value-Based Transformation in Primary Care