A doctor talks with patients at a hospital Wednesday, July 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

Teaching Doctors About The Cost Of Care

All new doctors take the Hippocratic Oath, promising to care for their patients to the best of their abilities. But what does that mean in terms of the cost of that care, when medical debt accounts formore than 60 percent of personal bankruptcies in the United States? The fee-for-service payment system has long rewarded doctors financially for running […]

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