Monday, October 24, 2016
There’s no denying that being a doctor is still one of the most respected jobs in the country. Not coincidentally, it’s also one of the most lucrative. As many in the healthcare industry know, a major shift has occurred in the way doctors practice their profession. In 2008, about 62% of all physicians were independent practitioners, compared to 35% by 2014.
This trend is largely influenced by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) of 2010, which offers attractive incentives for the consolidation of the healthcare industry–part of its goal to provide more inclusive medical care for the citizenry. Read more from this blog: