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Concern Regarding Legislation Allowing Substitution of Biosimilars for Branded Drugs

Concern Regarding Legislation Allowing Substitution of Biosimilars for Branded Drugs

Much concern has been voiced regarding legislation allowing the substitution of biosimilars for branded drugs.

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Q&A: Transitioning Pediatric Patients to Adult Care

Q&A: Transitioning Pediatric Patients to Adult Care

The transition process can be challenging for patients and families and can require a great deal of pre-planning by providers.

Sometimes Medical Care Requires More Than a Minute

Sometimes Medical Care Requires More Than a Minute

Opinion: a primary care physician sees the peril of pharmacy-owned clinics.

ACA's Medicaid Expansion May Increase Difficulty to Receiving Timely Care

ACA's Medicaid Expansion May Increase Difficulty to Receiving Timely Care

Research shows benefit with bills, but also more problems with patients getting appointments.

Proposed AHCA: American College of Rheumatology Expresses Concerns

Proposed AHCA: American College of Rheumatology Expresses Concerns

The American College of Rheumatology holds mixed opinions on the proposed American Health Care Act.

Burnout Eroding Physicians' Sense of Calling

Burnout Eroding Physicians' Sense of Calling

The researchers found that 28.5% of the 2263 physicians who completed surveys reported experiencing some degree of burnout.

Hospitals See Greater Drop in Readmissions With ACA Program Penalties

Hospitals See Greater Drop in Readmissions With ACA Program Penalties

There were greater reductions in readmission rates at penalized hospitals compared with those at non-penalized hospitals.

HIPAA Audits Expose Providers' Weaknesses

HIPAA Audits Expose Providers' Weaknesses

Providers are still not performing some of the most basic tasks required by the law.

Personal Health Care Spending On the Rise

Personal Health Care Spending On the Rise

Low back and neck pain were among the top medical conditions associated with high personal spending.

DEA Registration Renewal Process Changes May Increase Administrative Burden

DEA Registration Renewal Process Changes May Increase Administrative Burden

If a registrant fails to complete the renewal process by the expiration date, the registrant will have to apply for a new DEA registration.