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Final 2014 CMS Physician Payments Support Care Outside Face-to-Face Visits

A final rule setting payment rates and policies for 2014 is focusing on improved care coordination, including a major proposal to support care management outside the routine office interaction, according to CMS. The final ruling also includes other policies to … finish reading Final 2014 CMS Physician Payments Support Care Outside Face-to-Face Visits

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Physical Health Problems Spur More Patients to Seek Mental Health Services

People who experience physical health problems are three times more likely to seek mental health services than those who have no physical ailments, according to a new study from Oregon State University (OSU). Using data from more than 6,000 people … finish reading Physical Health Problems Spur More Patients to Seek Mental Health Services

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