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Don't let varying interpretations of the evaluation and management guidelines keep you from getting paid.
Start with steps that increase practice revenue. Then you'll be better able to afford the steps that just make practice better and more satisfying.
A coalition is working to prove the concept and create an imperative for change. Payers and policymakers are getting on board. Are you?
The first step to improving your bottom line is to make sure you bill for the services you are already providing.
An insider explains what you can do to ensure that the services you provide are actually covered by your patients' insurance.
A simple rule change could improve access and quality of care while reducing inequities between compensation for E/M services and for procedures.
Even paying physicians too little may be too much for Medicare.
Doctors have several options to cope with the impending July 1 payment reduction.
A small group of physicians has a big say in what you get paid.
They're convenient, they're efficient, and for a growing number of physicians, they pay.