Will this finally be the year of healthcare reform? How will the massive economic stimulus plan being assembled in Washington affect healthcare? What about funding for Medicare and Medicaid? Modern Physician's sister publication, Modern Healthcare, put together the 2009 outlook package to provide the answers.
Modern Physician and Modern Healthcare reporter Jessica Zigmond, based in Chicago, covers public health, rural health, post-acute care and physician-owned hospitals. Doc-ownership is especially likely to be a lightning-rod issue in the months ahead.