Medicare changing how doctors are paid: The consequences?
The recent release of a new rule for how Medicare will be paying doctors has some medical professionals concerned. While the goal of the new rule is laudable in that it will pay doctors based on the quality and outcome of their patient services, the daunting and burdensome reporting requirements may cause some doctors to question whether they should continue serving Medicare patients. This PoliZette article by John S. O’Shea, M.D. presents an insider’s perspective of the potential consequences of the new rule. Click here to read more.