Cookies

Like most websites The Ophthalmologist uses cookies. In order to deliver a personalized, responsive service and to improve the site, we remember and store information about how you use it. Learn more.
Business & Profession Professional Development, Health Economics and Policy

The Sum of Our Parts

I’ve worked with a number of medical societies over the last 20 years, and I’ve picked up on a recurring theme: quality. In short, it has become an increasingly difficult task to balance quality with cost in healthcare. The USA administration – whether it is headed by Obama, Trump or someone else – makes changes that it believes will ensure healthcare quality, but – in reality – the impact of such changes on physicians across the country is rarely well understood. Time and time again, the administration fails to reach out to the medical community, viewing those within it as simple bystanders. But they are far from bystanders – they are the front line.

Read the full article now

Log in or register to read this article in full and gain access to The Ophthalmologist’s entire content archive. It’s FREE and always will be!

Login

Or register now - it’s free and always will be!

You will benefit from:

  • Unlimited access to ALL articles
  • News, interviews & opinions from leading industry experts
  • Receive print (and PDF) copies of The Ophthalmologist magazine
Register

Or Login via Social Media

By clicking on any of the above social media links, you are agreeing to our Privacy Notice.

About the Author

Debbie Osborn

Executive Director of the Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians, the Connecticut ENT Society, the Connecticut Urology Society and the Connecticut Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery Society.

Newsletter

Send me the latest from The Ophthalmologist.

Sign up now

Most Popular

Register to The Ophthalmologist

Register to access our FREE online portfolio, request the magazine in print and manage your preferences.

You will benefit from:

  • Unlimited access to ALL articles
  • News, interviews & opinions from leading industry experts
  • Receive print (and PDF) copies of The Ophthalmologist magazine

Register