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A New York surgeon was sentenced to 13 years in prison for fraud and more physician practice news from around the web.
Foremost Family Health Clinic focuses on lifestyle measures to get patients to better control their high blood pressure.
AAFP wants CMS and ONC to eliminate all health IT utilization measures and focus on cracking down on data blocking to improve interoperability.
CMS saw a sharp decrease in the number of doctors opting out of participation in Medicare in 2017 and more news from around the web.
Calling it the "most pressing priority" for family physicians, the AAFP has adopted a host of principles aimed at reducing administrative burden.
Despite the move to value-based payment, fee-for-service payments are still the primary source of physician practice revenue.
For doctors, preventing or dealing appropriately with interruptions can improve patient care and potentially save lives.
With President Trump poised to sign the Republican tax bill into law, healthcare organizations are warning it will hurt patients.
The Trump administration has reportedly told HHS agencies that they should avoid using certain words in next year's budget documents.
Leaders in the value-based care movement say the government can better support independent physician practices.