Jul-Aug 2001

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Features

Back to School: Options for Learning the Business of Medicine

Depositions: Defending Your Care

A Problem Oriented Approach to the HIPAA Security Standards

Departments

Editor's Page

Forget HIPAA; Think of Your Patients
Robert L. Edsall

Getting Paid

When All Else Fails, Contact Your HCFA Regional Office
Kent J. Moore

Improving Patient Care

Responding to an Unfavorable Quality Assurance Audit
Richard Colgan

Computers

Buying Your First PDA
Stephanie Schneider ; Rita Kostecke ; Jeffrey Tokazewski

Balancing Act

Protecting the Time You've Got
Pamela J. Vaccaro

Coding & Documentation

Coding CounselingReimbursement for Reviewing RecordsProlonged Services Code for Hospital CareHepB/Hib Vaccine

Ask FPM

Choosing a ConsultantThe Lone OvercoderEMTALA Defined

Practice Diary

Panic AttackMedical RecordsSaying No

Monitor

Patients' Rights Legislation Reaches Senate FloorNational FP SalariesMore Docs Job HuntingImproving CPT Coding AccuracyAim for TuesdayA Renewed BureaucracyReporting ErrorsDrug SpendingNeedle in a HaystackPersistence PaysPDAs Become Standard IssueMisery Loves Accuracy

Letters

Priorities and Strategies

How Secure is Your Palm-Top?

Four Tips for EMR Integration

Correction

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