TITLE

Fee-for-all

AUTHOR(S)
Zigmond, Jessica
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;9/12/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 37, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a research study conducted at Columbia University which found that physician fees are the source of increased spending in U.S. physicians' incomes. The study indicated the differences in paying for the costs of medical education and the relative contribution of payments per physician and of physician supply in the national spending on physician services in countries. Study results showed the higher income levels of U.S. physicians.
ACCESSION #
65810824

 

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