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January/February 2011 Issue
What You Need to Know About the Medicare Preventive Services Expansion [Feature]

A summary of the clinical preventive services Medicare covers and the circumstances under which they're covered as well guidance about how to get paid for them.


January/February 2010 Issue
CPT 2010: Ring in the New Decade With These New Codes [Feature]

The author describes changes in CPT codes for 2010 in the areas most likely to affect family physicians.


Jan-Feb 2009 Issue
New Year, New Medicare Preventive Coverage [Feature]

The article provides a summary of the clinical preventive services Medicare covers, the circumstances under which they're covered and guidance about how to get paid for them.


Jul-Aug 2007 Issue
Billing for Medicare Part D Vaccines [Feature]

This article explains how to code for vaccines covered under Medicare Part D in 2007.


Feb 2005 Issue
New Year, New Medicare Benefits [Getting Paid]

The article explains what physicians need to know to get paid for providing a physical for all patients new to the Medicare program.


Apr 2004 Issue
Making Sense of Preventive Medicine Coding [Feature]

This article explains what CPT's preventive medicine services codes are and how they should be used in family practice.


Nov-Dec 2002 Issue
Another Ounce of Prevention [Getting Paid]

A summary of the clinical preventive services Medicare covers and the circumstances under which they're covered as well guidance about how to get paid for them.


Jun 2001 Issue
Medicare Expands Preventive Screening Benefits [Getting Paid]

Starting on July 1, 2001, Medicare coverage of preventive medicine services will be expanded to include biennial screening pap smears and pelvic exams (currently, coverage is limited to once every three years) and coverage for screening colonoscopies for all beneficiaries (currently only individuals at high risk receive this coverage). The article explains what physicians need to know to get reimbursed for these services.


May 2001 Issue
An Update on Certifying Home Health Care [Getting Paid]

The author explains a clarification of Medicare's definition of "homebound" and introduces readers to new HCPCS codes that must be used when certifying home health care.


Jan 2001 Issue
New Year, New Codes: Highlights From CPT and HCPCS 2001 [Getting Paid]

Summary of relevant CPT changes for family physicians.


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