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Do yo think $22 Medicaid reimbursement is fair to pay a doctor? =>Temporary Medicaid bump still not motivating for docs - FiercePracticeManagement

Do yo think $22 Medicaid reimbursement is fair to pay a doctor? =>Temporary Medicaid bump still not motivating for docs - FiercePracticeManagement | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Almost a third of physicians nationwide are currently accepting new Medicaid patients, according to a new study published in Health Affairs.
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Few patients manage multiple chronic conditions well - FiercePracticeManagement

Few patients manage multiple chronic conditions well - FiercePracticeManagement | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
More than 75 million people in the United States suffer from two or more chronic conditions, but a recent study suggests that very few such patients succeed in managing all of their conditions at the same time.
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Turn engagement into customers => Measuring the Value of Social Media | Useful Social Media Blog

Turn engagement into customers => Measuring the Value of Social Media | Useful Social Media Blog | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
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How much would you pay to keep your doctor?=>3 steps to quality pay for physicians - amednews.com

How much would you pay to keep your doctor?=>3 steps to quality pay for physicians - amednews.com | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
With physician compensation increasingly based on more than the number of patients treated, how can doctors ensure they hit quality targets and get paid fairly?
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A Healthier Social Network: Can Facebook Save Lives?

A Healthier Social Network: Can Facebook Save Lives? | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
We are all aware now that social networking is here to stay and that the positive implications for social good are just now being tapped into.  One project which has managed to tap into the social good in terms of healthcare is Socialblood- a social...
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Physicians seeing patient visits rebound in 2012 - amednews.com

Physicians seeing patient visits rebound in 2012 - amednews.com | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Patients have started returning to primary care offices in particular, a reversal that may be due in part to renewed focus on primary care's value.
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Your audience can’t be ‘everyone’ | Articles | Public Relations

Your audience can’t be ‘everyone’ | Articles | Public Relations | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Identifying your audience—and your competition, for that matter—is essential for devising, measuring, and fine-tuning your strategy.
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Infographic: See how Skype is changing health care | Articles | Main

Infographic: See how Skype is changing health care | Articles | Main | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
The video chatting service helps psychologists, other health care providers and veterinarians serve patients as never before.
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Google’s Alarming Changes – An Omen for the Future of SEO? — A SPN Exclusive

Google’s Alarming Changes – An Omen for the Future of SEO? — A SPN Exclusive | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Whether we want to admit it, many of us have been enjoying a free ride thanks to Google. Those of us who have found success with SEO know that traditional marketing expenditures have been reduced as a result.
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Patients use Google for a doctor reference check

Patients use Google for a doctor reference check | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
It’s time to get your reputations in order and realize what your patients are doing. Step 1, go Google your name!
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The Big Shortage: Rethinking The Need For More Primary Care Doctors – Health Affairs Blog

The Big Shortage: Rethinking The Need For More Primary Care Doctors – Health Affairs Blog | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Health Affairs is the leading peer-reviewed journal at the intersection of health, health care, and policy.
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Can Hospital Chains Improve the Medical Industry?

Can Hospital Chains Improve the Medical Industry? | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Big chains thrive because they provide goods and services of greater variety, better quality, and lower cost than would otherwise be available.
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Stem cell findings point toward new cancer treatments

Stem cell findings point toward new cancer treatments | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
When cancers are treated, tumors may shrink but then come roaring back. Now studies on three different types of tumors suggest a key reason why: The cancers are fueled by stem cells that chemotherapy drugs don't kill.
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Even with raises, physician finances suffering - FiercePracticeManagement

Even with raises, physician finances suffering - FiercePracticeManagement | Doctor Data | Scoop.it

The majority of physicians (79 percent) enjoyed pay increases in 2011, with the average increase at nearly 3 percent. => An increase in Medicare reimbursement does not equate to more money in the physican's pocket since practice expenses include health insurance for the practice have outpaced reimbursement increases.s

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National Business Group on Health: Obamacare may drive costs higher - The Business Journals

National Business Group on Health: Obamacare may drive costs higher - The Business Journals | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Large employers expect their health insurance costs will increase 7 percent next...
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For Doctors, Social Advertising May Be the Cure for Banner Ad Blindness - mediBeauty

For Doctors, Social Advertising May Be the Cure for Banner Ad Blindness - mediBeauty | Doctor Data | Scoop.it

What is your Social Media Medicine Business Plan????

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Healthcare and Social Media in 2012 : Health Care Blog – HealthCareerWeb.com

Healthcare and Social Media in 2012 : Health Care Blog – HealthCareerWeb.com | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
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Court rules nurse anesthetists don't need physician supervision - amednews.com

Court rules nurse anesthetists don't need physician supervision - amednews.com | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
The Colorado decision, which enables certified nurses to deliver anesthesia to patients independently, follows a California ruling allowing the practice.
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Why health journalists need medical training

Why health journalists need medical training | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Where does a journalist’s responsibility lie in reporting the story accurately?
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5 reasons to meet your patients in online support communities | Articles | Physicians

5 reasons to meet your patients in online support communities | Articles | Physicians | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Learn why you should help patients make online connections.
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Medicine and Social Media: Your Personal Social ROI - Howard Luks, MD

Medicine and Social Media: Your Personal Social ROI - Howard Luks, MD | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
A medicine and social media presence offers the physician and their patients a valuable ROI or Social ROI.
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7 Ways to Prospect for New Customers With LinkedIn | Social Media Examiner

LinkedIn strategy: Learn ways to find new prospects and improve your LinkedIn connections.
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Doctors: Social media strategies to manage your identity online

Doctors: Social media strategies to manage your identity online | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
It is essential that today’s physician develops his or her own online reputation now. Put your best cyberfoot forward.
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In 2011 Nearly One-Third Of Physicians Said They Would Not Accept New Medicaid Patients, But Rising Fees May Help

In 2011 Nearly One-Third Of Physicians Said They Would Not Accept New Medicaid Patients, But Rising Fees May Help | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
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How Chemotherapy May Trigger Tumors’ Resistance | Healthland | TIME.com

How Chemotherapy May Trigger Tumors’ Resistance | Healthland | TIME.com | Doctor Data | Scoop.it
Some 90% of cancer patients with metastatic breast, prostate, lung or colon cancers develop resistance to chemotherapy, and now scientists may have a clue as to why.
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