News in brief - Nov. 19, 2012
Frustrated doctor bloggers can consult a specialist: a ghostwriter
Doctors describe pressures driving them from independent practice
What a buyer wants in your physician practice
Study quantifies practice boost from physicians delegating tasks
Health plans report gains but remain financially cautious
Down home and long-distance solutions to rural doctor shortage
News in brief - Nov. 19, 2012
Physician pay a major unknown despite health reform certainty
Medicare “improvement standard” no longer impedes home care
State eyes one family, one card health coverage
American Hospital Assn. sues over retroactive Medicare pay denials
News in brief - Nov. 19, 2012
Neurosurgeons test real skills on virtual brains
News in brief - Nov. 19, 2012
Doctors appeal rulings that diminish error reporting protections
TV doctors' portrayal evolves from saintly to human
Cases highlight tension between records requests and privacy protections