July 2013 Issue
Edition: Vol 21 Number 07
Hospital and physician customers search for ways to eliminate wasteful spending and improve outcomes
No Easy Fix
Practice Points: Interesting Times in the Primary Care Market
IMCO convention attracts 93 percent of members
HIDA’s Health Reform Update
Healthy reps: Can diet reduce the risk of cancer?
Michael Hildebrandt is not afraid to engage his colleagues, physicians and hospital leaders, and embrace new ideas, if it leads to bottom-line results for the IDN.
Filling the Void
Coalition of buyers and sellers create industry forum to talk about vendor credentialing issues
Alzheimer’s and other dementias take their toll on the long-term-care industry.
In-office dispensing is tool in physicians’ arsenal
A Prescription for Accountable Care
The news of Walgreens forming ACOs with physician groups signals a new dynamic to coordinated care
Meet the new doctor
…not the same as the old doctor
As long as obesity continues to be a problem for the country, physicians need solutions for caring for their larger patients.
EOL Tech Talk: Hand Hygiene
Hand washing is critical to infection prevention in physician practices and other outpatient settings.
REP Corner: Dean Haymes
Worth the Risk: Working with people with disabilities has taught Dean Haymes the true meaning of risk taking.