Doctors’ pay cuts save little in health costs – Opinion – USATODAY.com

Kevin, MD hits one out of the park:

Doctors’ pay cuts save little in health costs – Opinion – USATODAY.com

By Kevin Pho

“Why should I care if doctors get a pay cut?” my patient recently asked me.

Therein lies the delicate dilemma physicians face today. While the common perception is that the medical profession is well-compensated, there are serious implications in targeting physician pay to control medical spending.

To say I concur would be too mild.