Modern Healthcare News
 
RSS feed

Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) news and information

News
Dr. Susan Turney leaving MGMA to lead Marshfield Clinic
By Andis Robeznieks | July 22, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
MGMA President and CEO Dr. Susan Turney plans to resign Aug. 29 to take over as the first CEO of the Marshfield (Wis.) Clinic Health System starting Sept. 1.
FULL STORY »
 

Vital Signs
AMA, MGMA ask for a more flexible meaningful-use rule
By Joseph Conn | July 22, 2014
The American Medical Association and the Medical Group Management Association have called on the CMS and HHS rule writers to add even more flexibility to the federal electronic health-record incentive payment program for Stage 2 and beyond.
FULL STORY »
 

Magazine
Specialists see little change in compensation, survey finds
By Andis Robeznieks | July 19, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Of the 12 specialties that showed increases in this year's Modern Healthcare survey of surveys, only five enjoyed pay hikes that exceeded the 1.5% general inflation rate reported by the Consumer Price Index for 2013.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Extend filing date for meaningful-use hardship exemption: AMA, MGMA
By Joseph Conn | June 30, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
The American Medical Association and Medical Group Management Association are calling on the CMS to extend the July 1 deadline for physicians and other eligible professionals participating in the federal electronic health-record incentive payment program to file for hardship exemptions.
FULL STORY »
 

News
March ICD-10 testing delivers mixed results
By Joseph Conn | June 02, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Results from the initial March round of CMS claims process testing for the proposed ICD-10 conversion are being touted by the government, while at least one critic questions their meaning.
FULL STORY »
 


Advertisement | View Media Kit

Magazine
Doctors report headaches dealing with exchange plans
By Virgil Dickson | May 24, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Physician practices around the country say they are facing administrative hassles dealing with health plans on the insurance exchanges, according to a survey by the Medical Group Management Association.
FULL STORY »
 

News
CMS offers flexibility on Stage 2, but little time to flex
By Joseph Conn | May 21, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
For the second time this year, the federal government was forced to punt on a major health information technology initiative, potentially adding another year before early adopters of electronic health records must meet more stringent requirements of the EHR incentive payment program.
FULL STORY »
 

News
MGMA: Medical practices having difficulty dealing with exchange plans
By Virgil Dickson | May 20, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Medical practices around the country have been having nightmares dealing with health plans on the insurance exchanges created by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, according to a new survey by the Medical Group Management Association.
FULL STORY »
 

Vital Signs
Medical directors' pay often tied to quality metrics, MGMA survey finds
By Jaimy Lee | May 14, 2014
Nearly half of medical directors say that their compensation is tied to quality metrics, according to a new survey conducted by the Medical Group Management Association.
FULL STORY »
 

Magazine
50 Most Influential Physician Execs list topped by system leaders
By Andis Robeznieks | May 10, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
The healthcare industry is undergoing unprecedented change, and the doctors on the 10th annual Modern Healthcare 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders list are playing key roles in managing that change.
FULL STORY »
 

Search ModernHealthcare.com:


 

Switch to the new Modern Healthcare Daily News app

For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on your iPad, switch to the new Modern Healthcare app — it's optimized for your device but there is no need to download.