News in brief - Nov. 28, 2011
Scribes can ease documentation burden -- for a price
Wal-Mart eyes more involvement in medical care services
Physician visits by privately insured patients decline 17%
Office-based doctors warm to e-prescribing
ACO changes show the power of organized medicine
Letters to the Editor - Nov. 28, 2011
Hiring veterans is a real way to honor their service
News in brief - Nov. 28, 2011
3% tax withholding on Medicare pay repealed
Medicare demonstration projects: From idea to implementation
Medicare RACs to conduct prepayment reviews for doctors, hospitals
CMS offering physicians grants for health care innovations
News in brief - Nov. 28, 2011
Physicians don't always report child abuse, study shows
Hearing loss more prevalent than thought
News in brief - Nov. 28, 2011
AMA delegates detail steps to confront national drug shortage emergency
How practices can make room for mobility
Patient-rating websites top Google searches for best doctors
Safety cited in new scope-of-practice policies
More help sought to fight opioid abuse
Delegates back state flexibility on uninsured
Training, EMR tracking can slash risk of radiation overdoses
Doctors seek role on insurance exchanges
AMA hoping to stop ICD-10 use in billing