Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
In the past five years, the industry has grown as more physicians have integrated into larger provider networks to gain advantages such as increased negotiating power with insurance carriers and greater purchasing power. In the next five years, industry revenue is forecast to rise further, driven by healthcare reform provisions and aging demographics. However, ongoing shortages of medical personnel may restrain rapid industry growth.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The fastest-growing services under medical group practice management are those in which physicians typically earn a lower average income. For example, family practitioners and pediatricians earn a lower average income than cardiologists or oncologists. To maximize productivity, such physicians are increasingly entering into managed group practices.
Family practice services
Family medicine practices mainly provide primary care to prevent diseases and promote health. They service all ages and typically refer patients with serious health problems to specialized physicians... purchase to read more