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Society of Hospital Medicine Leadership Academy 2019

November 4 - 7, 2019

Join us at SHM Leadership Academy, November 7-9, in Nashville, TN. Visit us at booth #17! To learn more and register click here

Events

Society of Hospital Medicine Knoxville Chapter 2019

November 13 - 13, 2019

Stop by and see us at the SHM Knoxville Chapter event on November 13! To learn more click here

Featured Articles

Doctors are not the real cause of surprise medical bills

September 23, 2019

TeamHealth Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jody Crane explained the real cause of surprise medical bills – commercial insurance companies cutting reimbursements and raising premiums, copays and deductibles. Current federal legislation proposals would allow insurance companies to continue to increase their profits while adversely affecting emergency care access for patients across the U.S. Read more in…

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Arbitration is the solution to surprise-billing problems, not rate-setting

Current proposed surprise medical billing legislation will give insurers sole power to terminate contracts with hospital-based physicians and dictate new payment rates. Not only is this a bad deal for physicians—it will make it harder for patients to access potentially life-saving services across the country, TeamHealth President and CEO Leif Murphy explained in a column…

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Podcast: Beyond Clinical Medicine Episode 15 - Mitigating Malpractice Risk - Tom Vascik & Dr. Nathan Schlicher

This podcast features a discussion on the roles of advanced practice clinicians, physician supervision, and how to mitigate the risk of malpractice. Our guest host for this episode is Tom Vascik, Regional APC Director of the TeamHealth West Group. Tom discusses the collaboration between APCs and physicians with Dr. Nathan Schlicher, JD, MBA, FACEP. Dr….

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Rising stars: 66 leaders in healthcare under 40

Recently, Becker’s Healthcare honored two TeamHealth physicians as part of their list of the top healthcare leaders under 40 years old. Dr. Matthew Krauthamer and Dr. Nathan Schlicher were recognized as rising stars in the industry on this list among other individuals who have achieved executive positions at hospitals and health systems across the country,…