May 1999

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Improving Patient Communication in No Time

Holding the Gains in Quality Improvement

Becoming an Effective Physician Leader

Physician-Owned Groups: The Best Strategy for Success

A Case Study in Developing a Successful Medical Group

Developing "Groupthink" in a Multispecialty Group


Editor's Page

Group Practice Magic
Robert L. Edsall


Flying Solo
Joe D. Haines

Getting Paid

Medicare, 2000 and You
Kent J. Moore

Coding & Documentation

Should You Modify Your Use of Modifiers?
Kent J. Moore

Improving Patient Care

Finding Diamonds in the Trenches With the Nominal Group Process
Robert H. Moon


Organize Your Data With Microsoft Excel
Thomas G. Savel

Clinical Decision Support From EDHome
David C. Kibbe

Balancing Act

Get a Life by Clearing the Clutter
Dianna Booher


FPs and ProductivityADA's Effect on Solo PracticeOptimal Practice SizeSupervising MLPs

Practice Diary

EnduranceMalpracticeDietsElectronic Data


Y2K Update: HCFA's Y2K Hotline Now AvailableY2K Update: OIG Finds Providers Lagging in Y2K PreparationAHCPR Announces New Prevention TopicsHow Salaried Physicians Are Being PaidCharity Care Suffers in Managed CareQI Brings Improvements in MedicareMicrochip Enables Precise Drug DeliveryMedical Group Acquisitions Drop


Enough, Already!

Managing Patient Expectations

Two-Way Communication

This Is the Future?

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