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My Doctor Makes What? How Physicians Are Paid

Making a money / Touch screen concept (Click for more)Getty Have you ever wondered how physicians are paid? Physician compensation (e.g. what doctors are paid) varies from setting to setting. Physicians employed by hospitals are often paid differently than those in private practice or those in academic medical centers. Doctor pay has evolved over the… Read More »

When Medicine Makes Patients Sicker – Kaiser Health News

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Despite the jackhammer-like rhythm of a mechanical ventilator, Alicia Moreno had dozed off in a chair by her 1-year-old’s hospital bed, when a doctor woke her with some bad news: The common stool softener her son, Anderson, was given months earlier had been contaminated with the bacterium Burkholderia cepacia. Suddenly, Anderson’s… Read More »