Tag - ACA

The Future of Medicine…in 100 Words or Less

June 13th, 2014 CompHealth recently surveyed senior executives, practice owners, administrators, and staff to get their opinions on the long-term direction of healthcare. They were asked to share their feelings, but were limited to just 100 words (though some only needed one or two).

3 Critical Things You Should Know about Physician Assistants

January 30th, 2014 Though they practice in every care setting and medical specialty, physician assistants (PA) are often underappreciated and misunderstood. Lisa Shock, a long-time PA and healthcare consultant, helps set the record straight about who physician assistants are.

5 Most Popular Blog Posts of 2013

December 31st, 2013 It’s time to say goodbye to another great year. But before we say hello to 2014, we thought it would be a good idea to take one last look at 2013. Check out the most popular CompHealth blog posts of 2013.

The Health Insurance Marketplace Is Open for Business, Despite Difficulties

September 25th, 2013 Three-and-a-half years in the making, the federal Health Insurance Marketplace opened for business earlier this week -- but not without some hiccups. Despite a rough first day, President Obama hailed the opening as a success.

Physician-PA Teams are Key to Value and Success

September 4th, 2013 A 2011 study commissioned by the NCCPA showed that 84 percent of physicians working with certified PAs said the physician-PA partnership allows them to spend more time with patients who have critical or complex issues.