Monthly Archives: December 2014
Which States Are Friendliest to Independent Practice?
In choosing a state in which to set up a practice, physicians should study tax and regulatory policy, writes third-year family medicine resident Philip Eskew, D.O., J.D., M.B.A. The winter issue of the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons features … Continue reading
Summary of Medicare Payments to Ohio Internal Medicine Physicians
By quartile of total revenue and category of services. Same analysis as applied to Family Physicians. Internal Medicine physicians tend to perform a wider range of different types of services.
Summary of Medicare Payments to Family Physicians in Ohio
This graph breaks down the average billing category revenue amounts by Quartile of Total Revenues for Family Physicians in Ohio for 2012. (This is not a “per provider” average, but an average revenue earned by providers providing that service in … Continue reading
Service Intensity and Physician Income
Service Intensity and Physician IncomeConclusions From Medicare’s Physician Data Release ONLINE FIRST Jonathan Bergman, MD, MPH1,2,3; Christopher S. Saigal, MD, MPH1,3,4; Mark S. Litwin, MD, MPH1,5 [+] Author Affiliations JAMA Intern Med. Published online December 08, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.6397 Text Size: A A A http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1984245 Results: These data … Continue reading
Quartiles of Medicare Revenue for Family Physicians in Ohio
Broken down by quartiles of total Medicare revenues (from the 2012 payments dataset), the top 25% of Family Physicians in Ohio received between $100k to $521k in payments. The bottom 75% of Family Physicans recieved less than $100k in payments … Continue reading