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Aggregating Research Payments from Multiple CROs

Last month, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published proposed regulations for ...

Trend Watch: The Virtual Doctor

THE VIRTUAL DOCTOR As Bob Dylan sang, “The Times They Are AChangin’”… but it ...

Supporting Market Share with Comparative Effectiveness Research

Employing practical experience and real examples, the authors demonstrate the importance of CER to ...

NPs and PAs Meet the Challenge of Healthcare Reform

As professions born in 1965, the Physician Assistant and Nurse Practitioner are moving into ...

Industry Briefs

COLLIER’S LIVES AGAIN Collier’s Magazine will be returning soon…to a waiting room near you. ...

Aggregate Spend Compliance: Invest Now or Pay Later

It’s January–CMS has finally published proposed regulations further clarifying the Physician Payment Sunshine Act ...

A Deeper Understanding of Provider-Provider Relationships

Both the formal and informal relationships that exist between healthcare providers, healthcare providers and ...

Why Specialty Pharmacy Management Can’t be Ignored

During the past five years, specialty pharmacy managers (SPMs) have grown dramatically (Figure 1). ...