Podcast: iPad Exclusive! How Should Physicians Be Paid?Butcher, LolaOncology Times: 10 April 2012 - Volume 34 - Issue 7 - p 11 doi: 10.1097/01.COT.0000414178.47981.eb News Most observers are agitating for physician payment reform, although the best payment system has not yet been revealed. STEVEN SCHROEDER, MD... Before any big decisions get made, leaders of the Society of General Internal Medicine want to make sure that decision-makers understand the potential pitfalls of any new approach. “Every way that doctors get paid has inherent conflicts of interest, whether it is fee-for-service or salary or capitation or some form of bundled payment,” said Steven Schroeder, MD, Professor at the University of California San Francisco, and Chairman of the newly formed National Commission on Physician Payment Reform, which is preparing a report on how physicians are paid and how pay incentives are linked to patient care. Listen to him in an OT Broadcast News interview available on the iPad edition of this issue discuss the work ahead and how oncologists can contribute their thoughts. To receive our iPad issues, download the free app today: http://bit.ly/OT-iPadApp!© 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc. Article Outline Source Podcast: iPad Exclusive! How Should Physicians Be Paid? Oncology Times. 34(7):11, April 10, 2012. Full-Size Email + Favorites Export View in Gallery Email to a Friend Friend's E-mail is Invalid Your Name: (optional) Your Email: Friend's Email: Separate multiple e-mails with a (;). Message: Thought you might appreciate this item(s) I saw at Oncology Times. Send a copy to your email Your message has been successfully sent to your friend. Some error has occurred while processing your request. Please try after some time. Add Item(s) to: An Existing Folder A New Folder Folder Name: Description: The item(s) has been successfully added to "". More on ONCOLOGY-TIMES.com... Home Clinical Resource Center Current Issue Search OT Archives Get OT Enews Blogs Email us!