Accountable care organizations create opportunities for physicians and hospitals to explore new ways to improve quality and lower costs. AMA guidance lays out key factors for doctors to weigh.
Diet plays a big role in achieving BP control, but many physicians report not having the nutrition knowledge they need to help guide their patients.
Patients will struggle to live well with chronic conditions, if they fail to take their medications as directed by physicians. Boosting adherence starts with building trust.
Physician practice mergers, or affiliations, can be the route to your success. Here is how to evaluate whether that is the best path for you.
How much and how quickly can diet really help? And what kind is best for patients to pursue as they try to reduce their blood pressure with lifestyle changes alone?