Category Archives: Primary Health Care

4 Reasons Why New York is Short of Primary Care Providers

The crisis is indeed real. New York is facing a statewide shortage of primary care physicians, and it is nowhere near getting resolved as of now. The Healthcare Association of New York State reports that there are over a thousand … Continue reading

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Inspect Revenue Management Techniques for Primary Care

Primary Care physicians (PCP) treat patients with all types of acute physical, mental and chronic ailments and diseases. The patients form a wide range of patients; people of all demographics, socioeconomic groups and so on. PCPs are thus expected to … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways Hospitals can Reduce their Physician Shortage Rate

In today’s times the medical community faces a plethora of challenges and shortage of physicians is one of them. The WHO is estimating a shortage of more than four million physicians and health care workers around the world. So, one … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of Primary Care: An Overview

The shortage of primary care physicians (PCPs) in the United States has been a well publicized and well documented issue. However, the solutions to the various issues faced by primary care in the country have been obscure even after the … Continue reading

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Medical billing to assist Primary Care Physicians in streamlining their practice

The lack of primary care providers in the country is a topic which has been hotly debated among many circles and written about vehemently. Not many medical students are ready to enter primary care due to lack of great financial … Continue reading

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Hospitalists as Primary Care Providers

In all the states of the US, healthcare is becoming an integrated affair with hospitals combining traditional healthcare services like surgical treatments with primary health care activities responsible for elementary requirements of a treatment cycle from blood tests to coordination … Continue reading

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The Challenges Faced by Primary Care Physicians and Possible Solutions

The shortage of primary care physicians in the United States will soon worsen due to the added pressure on resources because of healthcare policy changes by the government. The rising numbers of elderly people in the country is also putting … Continue reading

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