Tag Archives: physician

Cross Post – Why Neurosurgeons Tweet

It’s no secret that the social media revolution has dramatically impacted the way we communicate. Social media is a powerful tool, and when used effectively it can add valuable knowledge to a physician’s toolbox. Today’s post originally appeared in the … Continue reading

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Cross Post – New Health Policy Brief: Medicare’s New Physician Payment System

From time to time on Neurosurgery Blog, you will see us cross-posting or linking to items from other publications when we believe they hit the mark on an issue. Today’s post originally appeared on the Health Affairs blog and it … Continue reading

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Increasing Residency Slots is Key to Preventing Doctor Shortage

Guest post from Representative Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., Vice Chair of the House Democratic Caucus and a member of the powerful Ways and Means Committee. He is the author of the Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act (H.R. 2124). The past several … Continue reading

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