Congressman Gregory F. Murphy, MD, presented “The Impact of The Debt Ceiling and Rising Healthcare Costs on Physicians” for the Grand Rounds in Urology audience in May 2023.

How to cite: Murphy, Gregory F. The Impact of The Debt Ceiling and Rising Healthcare Costs on Physicians” May 2023. Accessed Jun 2024. https://grandroundsinurology.com/the-impact-of-the-debt-ceiling-and-rising-healthcare-costs-on-physicians/

The Impact of Inflation and Medicare Conversion Reduction on Physician Reimbursements – Summary

Congressman Gregory F. Murphy, MD, a practicing urologist and the Representative from North Carolina’s 3rd District, speaks with E. David Crawford, MD, Editor-in-Chief of Grand Rounds in Urology, about the impact of the National Debt and rising healthcare costs on physicians and individual practices. 

In this 11-minute conversation, they discuss:

  • The reason why practices are often targeted for healthcare cuts.
  • The role of healthcare “middlemen” and insurance companies in the rise of healthcare costs.
  • The impact of the Debt Ceiling on healthcare practices.

For more commentary on practice management from Dr. Murphy, visit his faculty page.