Nov-Dec 2003

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The Stark Truth About the Stark Law: Part 1

How to Boost Your Bottom Line With an Office Procedure

Family Medicine Takes Center Stage


Editor's Page

The First Step Toward the Future of Family Medicine
Robert L. Edsall

Getting Paid

How to Opt Out of Medicare
Kent J. Moore

Improving Patient Care

When Your Patients Are in Mourning
Jennifer Kreger

Patient Education

Mourners' Rights
Jennifer Kreger

Balancing Act

The Chivalrous Physician
Michael Hall


Evaluating Online EBM

Clarifying EBM Resources

The Root of the Problem


Coding & Documentation

Modifiers -51 & -59Hospital Consultation CodesAnaphylactic ShockClarification


HIPAA: Time Is on Your SideDelegates Vote for a Name Change


Hiring an Office AssistantDictation IslandsDelegating to MAsRe-signing Bonuses

Practice Diary

An Asymmetric, Oligoarticular, Seronegative, Inflammatory Arthritis

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