IN THIS ISSUE

Richard Mark Kirkner
Health plans see value in rewarding physicians for participating in their specialty boards’ maintenance-of-certification programs
Q&A
Health insurers and plan administrators will have to emphasize quality and cost management, says Cigna’s chief medical officer
Tony Berberabe
Swine flu had us all pretty worried a year ago, but preventive measures seem to have done their job
Peer-Reviewed
Greg P. Marconi, MD
Alan L. Nager, MD, MHA
A program that outlined the concepts of evidence-based medicine improved residents’ knowledge about treatment costs
Editor's Memo
John Marcille
Legislation & Regulation
John Carroll
Recession-minded regulators don’t like this year’s proposed rate hikes. Just try telling them that the increases are based on actual rising costs.
Tomorrow's Medicine
Thomas Morrow, MD
If clinicians could get a earlier warning, there often would be time to forestall a full-blown ‘brain attack’
News and Commentary
News and Commentary
News and Commentary