Tag - Affordable Care Act

Nearly One-Third of Physicians are Thinking of Quitting Medicine Because of the ACA

April 28th, 2016 The Affordable Care Act is causing doctors to think about leaving the medical profession according to a recent survey by CompHealth.

What Orthopedists Earn: 2015 Salary Report

January 7th, 2016 There are more than 28,000 orthopedists practicing in the U.S., according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Salaries for orthopedists are at the top of the physician pay scale, as they were last year.

5 Ways to Fill Your NP and PA Positions Faster

May 28th, 2015 The need for NPs and PAs is so vast that finding one to fill an open position is becoming an exceedingly long and difficult process for facilities. But a lengthy hiring process can leave a facility at a competitive disadvantage, which in turn leaves its patients and bottom line at a loss.

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.