Many older adults are not quite ready to embrace telehealth.
The estimated cost of waste in the US health care system varies from $760 to $935 billion.
In this study, 71% of the breaches compromised sensitive demographic orfinancial information that may be used for fraudulent purposes.
Study results showed that although the percentage of women in internal medicine residency programs increased, the number of those pursuing in subspecialty fellowships decreased.
Food insecurity is prevalent among Medicare enrollees, affecting 38.3% of those aged younger than 65 years.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has revealed a plan to lower the cost of medications for people on Medicare and those with private insurance.
Physician practices need to weigh the pros and cons of remaining independent or joining an integrated health care delivery system.
From 1999 to 2016, the percentage of women in internal medicine residencies increased, but the percentage in subspecialty fellowships decreased.
Although rates of burnout and satisfaction with work-life integration improved among US physicians between 2014 and 2017, they still face an increased risk for burnout compared with workers in other fields.
A 2013 Pew Research Center and Internet Life Project report found that 59% of US adults said that they turned to the Internet regarding a health problem during the past year.