Practice Economics

Doctors to Congress: Keep Part B drug payments out of MIPS adjustment

Physician specialists are calling on Congress to isolate Medicare Part B drug reimbursements from ...

Major medical, insurance, health groups agree on pre-auth improvement areas

The prior authorization approval process required by health insurance companies for patients’ medical treatments, ...

CHIP out of cash amid government shutdown

The Children’s Health Insurance Plan remains without funding as a temporary government funding bill ...

Putting a number on biologic DMARD costs

FROM ARTHRITIS CARE & RESEARCH Annual medical costs for patients with rheumatoid arthritis were ...

Waiving Medicare coinsurance for positive colorectal screening likely beneficial

FROM HEALTH AFFAIRS Waiving coinsurance for Medicare beneficiaries who have a screening colonoscopy when ...