How many patients are looking for new doctors?

A third of survey respondents say they would change doctors if they could save money under an insurance plan with a different physician network. In a survey of 713 consumers by HealthPocket, if they would be willing to change physicians if it meant saving money on insurance premiums, 34% thought that keeping out-of-pocket insurance costs Read more about How many patients are looking for new doctors?[…]

Direct Mail marketing….. to Physicians?

1. Direct mail effort is part of a strategic, comprehensive marketing plan, something that is becoming more of a necessity for physicians as the Affordable Care Act continues to change the health care landscape. 2. A 2012 study by the Direct Marketing Assn., whose members include direct mail, phone and electronic marketers, found that direct Read more about Direct Mail marketing….. to Physicians?[…]

Doctors Who Profit From Radiation Prescribe It More Often, Study Finds-NYTimes

Are doctors who have a financial interest in treatment centers much more likely to prescribe such treatments for patients? In fact are doctors that get paid for a certain procedure (fee for service) moe likely to perform that procedure? An piece from the NYT provides some insight. Doctors Who Profit From Radiation Prescribe It More Read more about Doctors Who Profit From Radiation Prescribe It More Often, Study Finds-NYTimes[…]