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MedPAC looks at closing gap in primary care, subspecialist pay

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 16, 2014

The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission discussed how to reduce differences in Medicare payments between primary care physicians and subspecialty physicians. A MedPAC staff report to the commission recommended replacing the sustainable growth rate formula with an updated fee schedule with higher primary care payments. AAFP News (10/15)


USPSTF draft guideline recommends diabetes screening for at-risk adults

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 15, 2014

Texas health care worker who treated Ebola patient also tests positive

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 13, 2014

U.S. must rethink ways to prevent Ebola outbreak, CDC director says

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 14, 2014

2nd hospital worker in Texas tests positive for Ebola

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 15, 2014

CDC investigates cases of pediatric neurologic illness

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 14, 2014

Alabama finds it difficult to recruit new physicians

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 14, 2014

Experts: Greater effort needed for successful pay-for-performance

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 17, 2014

2nd child dies from enterovirus D68

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 14, 2014

Primary care practice sees success with walk-in hours

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 17, 2014


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