- Tax scam hitting physicians again Hackers are filing federal income tax returns using physician names, addresses and social security numbers to fraudulently recover tax refunds.
- Groups Fume That Medicare Cuts May Pay for Trade Bill Senior and provider groups accuse Congress of using the insurance program as a piggy bank for other areas.
- How Much Salary Does a Doctor Make? Medscape, a subsidiary of the medical information website WebMD, has released its 2015 Physician Compensation Report. The data in the report come from more than 19,500 doctors in 26 specialties who responded to Medscape's annual survey with information on their compensation for 2014.
- Health Information Exchange Serves as Support for Emory’s ACOs Emory Healthcare is growing its work in accountable care organizations with a number of insurers, and is relying on its own HIE to share patient data across provider sites.