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Primary Care Docs Average More Hospital Revenue Than Specialists
Health Leaders Media

Primary care physicians have emerged as key money makers for their affiliated hospitals and for the first time are generating more revenues on average than their specialist colleagues, a survey data from Merritt Hawkins shows. “For the first time in the survey’s history we have primary care overtaking specialties on an average basis,” says Travis Singleton, a senior vice president at the Irving, TX-based physician recruiting firm.