Physicians, pharmacists, data analysts and policy makers have been working together to reverse the opioid epidemic.
Health care reform, the new Medicare payment system and regulatory relief are among the areas physicians should watch closely this year.
Delving into the opioid epidemic, burnout, work-life balance and cancer-care improvement grabbed physician readers.
The physician voice was heard, leaving its mark on changes to the health care system and protecting patients this year.
The money will help states improve drug-monitoring programs, support access to opioid treatment programs and more.