Medication non-adherence is a big problemâ€”much bigger than most physicians realize. The first step in getting patients to adhere is understanding the reasons why they don't.
1 Feb 2009
MRI screening associated with improved survival in women at high risk for breast cancer
23 Nov 2010
Beginning in January, physicians billing for Medicare patients no longer have to use a patient's history or physical exam to determine the appropriate level of E/M coding.
1 Jan 2021
Medicare has new HCPCS codes for seasonal flu vaccinesACP reminds physicians and public: Get your flu shot
14 Dec 2010
This column reviews a label change for medicine that contain pioglitazone and a new indication for empagliflozin.
1 Feb 2017
Three questions can predict whether an older patient with musculoskeletal pain will still have pain six months later, a study found.
21 May 2013
By carefully crafting evidence-based policies, ACP can influence regulatory agencies and advocate for better patient care.
1 Nov 2016
Health care systems are creating transportation programs to shuttle patients not only to appointments, but to pharmacies and locations to help with treatment.
1 Nov 2018
Clinicians are figuring out ways to flag those complex patients in advance and then better support them during transitions in care.
1 Nov 2018
Two ACP position papers offer guidance on the role primary care physicians can play in addressing traditionally nonmedical issues, often known as the social determinants of health, and how they encourage the development of patient-centered care.
1 Apr 2019