Jul-Aug 2000

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Is Universal Coverage the American Way?

Coding Level-One Office Visits: A Refresher Course

Finding Success in a Capitated Environment

'Problem Patients:' A Fresh Look at an Old Vexation


Editor's Page

When What's Supposed to Happen Doesn't
Robert L. Edsall

Getting Paid

Is Your Space Rental Arrangement Fraudulent?
Kent J. Moore

Improving Patient Care

High-Volume Practice: Are There Trade-Offs?
George E. Kikano ; Stephen J. Zyzanski ; Robin Gotler ; Kurt C. Stange

Salaried FP

Understanding Confidentiality and Nonsolicitation Clauses
David Dearden

Balancing Act

Words of Wisdom for Patients and Physicians
Virginia Mohl

Coding & Documentation

Visit + Procedure99211ICD-9 for Multiple Myeloma"New Problem"Lab Specimen Transportation


Vicarious Liability InsurancePractice ValuationSupervising PhysicalsMedicare Conversion Factors

Practice Diary

Drivers' PhysicalsHealth InsurancePicking UpPre-Medical Advising


Supreme Court: HMO Financial Incentives OK, Congress Must ActDowncodingMeanwhile ...Switching DoctorsPhysician Report CardsHigh Prescription CostsColumbia No MoreUnhealthy AmericansFamily Physician Income, WorkloadGOP Cancels Vote to Give Physicians Collective Bargaining PowerMedical-Error Prevention Gains AttentionOnline PatientsHCFA Finds Overpricing of Rx Drugs


Financial Viability


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