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How to Avoid Future Medicare Pay Penalties

You have until Dec. 31, to take these simple steps to avoid a Medicare payment penalty in 2019.

The role physicians and other health professionals should play in responding to climate change is gaining greater prominence and urgency.

The Litigation Center of the American Medical Association and State Medical Societies fought existential threats, parried “artful pleadings” in 2017.

The AMA seeks greater flexibility from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to help make the agency's new pay models more attractive.

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In this Viewpoint, John Ioannidis discusses implications of the 2017 hypertension guidelines for real-world management of blood pressure (BP), including labeling healthy people as having disease and possible adverse treatment effects at lower BP treatment targets..
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