BALTIMORE, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Physicians Practice and the
Physicians' need for practice management information is an ever-increasing one. According to Pricewaterhouse Coopers, every hour a physician spends with a patient results in 36 minutes of paperwork. Additionally, the cost of running a medical practice has increased and now consumes as much as 62 percent of the revenue (2007 Medical Group Management Association Cost Survey), while reimbursement continues to decline from year to year (2006 and 2007 Physicians Practice Fee Schedule Surveys). Furthermore, according to the 2008 Future Physicians of America Survey, nearly 70 percent of medical students do not feel adequately prepared for managing or owning a practice in the future.
Under their new partnership,
"UC Physicians is excited about our new partnership with Physicians Practice. We believe Greater Cincinnati physicians will benefit from the journal and so will we," says Chris Ralston, Director of Marketing and Physician Relations of UC Physicians. "Many of our colleagues from around the country have enjoyed great success with Physicians Practice. It's a tribute to the quality of the journal."
"It is great to be able to partner with the
For more information on the benefits of partnering with Physicians Practice to improve patient care, visit www.PhysiciansPractice.com, and select For Hospitals.
About Physicians Practice
For more than 18 years, healthcare executives have turned to Physicians Practice to help them cultivate physician relationships. Physicians Practice maintains approximately 60 hospital partnerships and the journal is distributed to nearly 260,000 practicing physicians. We create award-winning content and multimedia services to help community-based doctors in the United States and Canada strengthen their practice operations, which ultimately improves patient care. Physicians Practice is owned by CMPMedica, a division of United Business Media. Visit www.PhysiciansPractice.com for additional information about our acclaimed healthcare business education solutions.
About University of Cincinnati Physicians
UC Physicians is the clinical practice group for faculty members at the
UC Physicians providers teach and train medical students, perform innovative research and treat patients. We are dedicated to supporting the community through healing, teaching, and leading.
Hospital program contact: Steve Gottshall Associate Publisher 847 242 9552 firstname.lastname@example.org Media contact for Physicians Practice: Amy Tubman Senior Marketing Manager 410 818 2705 email@example.com Media contact for University of Cincinnati Physicians: Dama Kimmon Assistant Director of Public Relations 513 558 4519 firstname.lastname@example.org
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