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Most of wasted healthcare resources and costs in the United States are related to unnecessary medical services, according to a new study. The price tag? About $210 billion a year.
If you feel like you are spending half your time entering information into your practice’s electronic health record, you are not alone.
Sending patients away for substance abuse treatment might not always be the best way for primary care providers to deal with those problem, a new study shows.
Physicians uncertain how to help low-income patients follow their blood pressure medication regimens are advised to take this approach: Just discuss it with them.