Healthcare Now Radio, June 5, 2021

Jun 13, 2021 at 01:26 am by pj

Join Larry Jones, Dr. Mark Chaet & John Kelly as they discuss:

  • Lifting of Mask Mandates Across America
  • Biden-Harris Administration Announced Spending $7.4 Billion from the American Rescue Palan to recruit and hire Public Healthcare Workers to respond to the Pandemic and future Public Health Challenges
  • AMA Released it’s Benchmarking Data on Physician Practice Arrangements. It reports many physicians are opting for Employment, and the remaining are opting for bigger and stronger Independent Practices, which are more appealing than their smaller counterparts.
  • JAMA study evaluated the delivery of Low-Value Tests & Procedures in US Hospitals. The result reflected hospitals deliver a low value test to older adults every 80-Seconds. The most Common being Head Imaging followed by Cornary Artery Stenting. Many patients are receiving unnecessary Imaging or other tests before before Low Risk Surgery



This week's guestMaryam Phillips, MD – Dr. Phillips Medical Wellness Center

Conversation discussed:

  • Changing role of Primary Care Providers
  • Covid 19’s Impact on Your Practice
  • Patient Vaccination & Hesitancy
  • Balancing the Increasing Administrative Paperwork Requirements
  • Value Based Healthcare vs. Fee for Service

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