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  • Patients Take a Front Seat in the Exam Room

    A Patient-Centered Model of Excellence in Rheumatologic Care Discus Analytics, whose ongoing mission is to transform clinical data into insights and intelligence, has announced a strategic partnership with ContextMedia, Inc., a Chicago-based company that is the leader in point-of-care patient education, focused on engineering high levels of patient engagement through technological innovation. Notably the first […]

  • Physician Payment Reform and Outcome- Based Performance

    “Our nation cannot control runaway medical spending without fundamentally changing how physicians are paid.” This is the backbone of a report published by the National Commission on Physician Payment Reform in March. The 14-member commission was comprised of physicians from a variety of specialties, as well as others who are experts in health care policy, […]

  • Jumping into the deep end of the data pool

    hether you look at economic trends, recently passed legislation or imminent payment reform, there is no getting around the fact that current healthcare spending in America is unsustainable. The question of when healthcare reform will affect the day-to-day functioning of our practices has been answered, and that time is now. Some liken our situation to […]