Cover: Taking a chance on accountable care
Health system reformers hope the ACO is a game-changer, but where do solo and small-group family physicians fit in as large hospital systems buy up the board?
By Kate Alfano
Texas Lege brandishes the budget axe
Confronted by a $15 billion to $27 billion shortfall, lawmakers have begun their work under the dome. Some of TAFP’s greatest policy achievements hang in the balance.
By Jonathan Nelson
Research: Monitoring and management of cardiovascular risk factors by primary care physicians at an academic medical center
By Cindy Ripsin, M.S., M.P.H., M.D.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, Bridges to Excellence team up to improve quality
Six steps to increase your revenue
From AAFP: Family physicians get raise in many CPT codes