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Yes: Some do. A expert may charge more. ...Read more
How do university surgeons get paid? Is it just salary or salary + procedures? Is private vs public school any different? Ex usc vs ucla surgeons.
Salary alone.: University-employed professors are salaried and thus have no incentive to perform additional procedures unless they are clearly indicated. My understanding is that some private universities may give year-end bonuses on productivity, but most public ones do not. ...Read more
Should colleges cut tuition costs for med students so their practices won't charge a lot of money to pay back student loans?
Thinking of ways: To cut health care costs is always good. Something, our elected officials should do a better job at. There are problems with your concept mentioned. What if those students don't graduate? What if they decide they don;t like being doctors and stop? Most fees are set by insurance companies and many are low to begin with. If you lower them more, the doctors won't be able to pay for malpractice etc... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dental: can you give me the names of 2 periodontists who participate in hartford connecticut's medicaid dental comprehensive care program for adults?
Recertifying as personal trainer- how can trainers work with physicians to get training costs offset by client's insurance?
Good luck...: It is all about politics. Our physician fees are being cut quite a lot. You have the PT association that is making it more difficult for you. My advise, may have to get your PT degree. Check your state society and see what they suggest. ...Read more
Would emergency medicine doctors in the ED rather work with a family nurse practitioner, acute care nurse practitioner, or a physician assistant?
Do hospitals look at an employee's medical record when hiring them? Are medical records confidential?
Insurance co-pays: I cannot know about every state and every insurance company, but to the best of my knowledge yes. And why wouldn't they even if they were not required? Health care providers who participate in these plans are generally receiving less than their normal private fees anyway. ...Read more
My mom needs a specialist not on her insurance. Are doctors reluctant to negotiate fees with cash patients?
Doctors will often: negotiate w/cash patients. The main thing is to get your mom seen by the proper doc. Please don't hesitate to search. If the person at the front desk won't help, drop in and have a chat. Some folks in doc offices are much better to deal w/than others. Be kind and patient and hopefully you will succeed. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Without knowing more: Without knowing more details it is difficult to offer a precise answer. The bottom line though is that all licensed clinicians and their office staff are subject to following hipaa(health insurance portability and accountability act which provide for medical record confidentiality while setting standards for communication between providers and non providers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Who makes purchasing decisions for pain management products in surgery, such as fentanyl patches? Anesthesiologist, hospital pharmacy dept, other?
Don't think so: would need chart /physical exam , all labs , check with admin. ...Read more
Yes.: They have contracts with different insurance companies. They get paid different rates for the same services (as do doctors who see patients in hospitals). These insurance contracts are confidential, and doctors and hospitals often aren't allowed share the information about these contracts. This makes accurate price comparison between two different hospitals or doctors near impossible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Good obgyn and general practice doctor in pasadena, glendale or burbank, ca area who accepts blue cross hmo?
Degree and License: Ota's require two years of college and a state license. Salaries commensurate with experience and location in the $40k's. ...Read more
What r t options available after doing 3yr residency in family medicine?Job opportunities/any subspecialiality
Which medical specialties do physicians have a more comfortable/fun lifestyle? I'm leaning towards Radiology...
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