Monthly Archives: January 2014

The Future of Primary Care

Posted on January 28, 2014 by - Coors Insights - February 2014

In January, Becker’s Hospital Review wrote an article entitled “Recruiting Primary Care for the Future,” which discussed “[recruiting] primary care physicians in an era that demands team-based, collaborative individuals.” The article examines a recent American Hospital Association convention, where healthcare officials took a look at the changing functions of primary care physicians.  Just as the… Read more »

SGR- The Doc Fix: Kicking the Can Once Again

Posted on January 28, 2014 by - Coors Insights - February 2014

Jerry Levine, MD, MBA, CPE Senior Physician Executive Consultant On December 18, 2013, the Senate approved the House-passed budget agreement that extended the current Medicare physician payment levels through March 2014, averting a 23.7% payment cut to docs on January 1st. Does this sound familiar to you? Do you feel like Bill Murray in his… Read more »