Topic: Coors Insights – November 2011

Looming Doctor Pay Cuts

Posted on December 1, 2011 by - Coors Insights - November 2011

Written by Embra King On January first of next year the Medicare physician pay reduction plan is set to be implemented, unless of Congress steps in and provides relief from these pay cuts as they have been doing since 2003. The projected percentage of doctor pay cuts has fallen since earlier this year, however doctor… Read more »

5 Top-Paid Medical Specialties

Posted on December 1, 2011 by - Coors Insights - November 2011

Written by Rachel Fields Here are 13 statistics about compensation of the five highest-paid medical specialties, according to MGMA’sPhysician Compensation and Production Survey: 2010 Report Based on 2009 Data. 1. Orthopedic surgery — spine Orthopedic surgeons specializing in spine made an average of $710,055 in compensation in 2009. Orthopedic surgeons (spine) working in a multi-specialty… Read more »