Cuts of the magnitude envisioned by Medicare, Holkins said, would present “a significant problem for the revenue side of our business model.”-Wes
The 14-physician practice, which has roughly 80 employees, has been independent since its founding in 1975.
So, Holkins said, the decision to affiliate was not taken lightly.
“I have really liked the idea of being independent,” he said. “But I also like to be able to pay our employees well and have enough left so our physician partners make a comparable salary to their peers in Kansas City, and I saw that as something I would not be able to do going forward.”
Friday, November 06, 2009
Cardiology Consolidation Continues
This time, in Kansas City: