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Research Report News Podcast: Most Physicians Unhappy with Maintenance of Certification Program

Results from a physician survey indicate that many providers are dissatisfied with the current maintenance of certification (MOC) program. Over 9,200 doctors responded to a survey, and a wide majority expressed interest in future MOC program… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Doctors Often Misinterpret Medication “Breakthrough Designation”

In 2008, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration developed the term “breakthrough designation” to review drugs that could substantially improve existing treatments faster. However, a recent study shows that doctors often misinterpret… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Setting Could Influence Doctor Quality Ratings

A recent U.S. study found that patients will give the same doctors different quality ratings depending on the setting of their visit. Patient satisfaction surveys were collected at three different locations staffed by the same set of 17 doctors.… Read More