Medaxiom Blog

A curated feed of cardiovascular articles and posts


Stay up-to-date on the latest opinions, trends, and issues in cardiovascular healthcare with MedAxiom’s weekly blog posts.  New posts every Thursday.

Search

Can Private Practice Physicians Survive the Employment Tsunami? Should They Try?

Thursday, September 29, 2016 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


To be or not to be—employed? That is the question for physicians. Larry Sobal tries to answer it as he documents the issue with results of recent studies and trends.

Read Full Story »

Annual Health Insurance Hunting Season is Officially Open

Thursday, September 22, 2016 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


Like an epic quest, employers are on the search for affordable health insurance plans. Will they be victorious? Larry Sobal explains in this week’s blog post.

Read Full Story »

The Dilemma of Unintended Consequences of Public Policy on Health Care

Thursday, September 15, 2016 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


The health care industry is constantly changing, but do you ever to stop to think about unintended “side effects” of all these changes?

Read Full Story »

What Health Insurance Exchanges and Pro-Football Have in Common

Thursday, September 8, 2016 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


When comparing football to health care, would you consider the Affordable Care Act a touchdown or a first down? Larry Sobal analyzes the game in this week’s blog post

Read Full Story »

Are ACOs Working? (Part 2)

Thursday, September 1, 2016 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


Are ACOs a resounding success? Well, Larry Sobal won’t go that far. In this week’s blog post, he examines recently released performance data, with an analysis of the ACO model.

Read Full Story »

Will Your Hospital Succeed if Selected for Cardiac Bundles?

Thursday, August 25, 2016 | Larry Sobal | 0 Comments


Will you be among those chosen for the mandatory Cardiac Bundles? Do you know how to prepare for the tsunami of changes they will bring? It’s an issue Larry Sobal tackles in this week’s blog post, offering some practical advice.

Read Full Story »