Sunday, March 18, 2012

How Doctors Get Paid

Medical economics is more confusing than "advanced derivatives" and the
entire banking industry collapse. Have you ever wondered how doctors
get paid? I will try to give a brief tutorial. Consider it "Doctor
Reimbursement 101". First of all, all payments made by Medicare or
Insurance companies are based on a weird rating called the Relative
Value Scale. A group of mainly specialty