Oct 1998

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Managing Cardiology Care

Nurse Practitioners: Growing Competition for Family Physicians?

Disease Management: Who's Caring for Your Patients?

In Search of an Effective Physician Compensation Formula


Editor's Page

Competition: The Challenge Isn't Turf, It's Bedrock
Robert L. Edsall

Medicare Update

Care Plan Oversight: New Codes, Same Old Medicare Policy
Kent J. Moore

Getting Paid

Use New Diagnosis Codes to Avoid Claim Denials
Kent J. Moore

Staff Management

Altruism in Practice Management: Caring for Your Staff
J. Michael Syptak

Marketing Tips

Remind Patients of Your Scope of Practice
James Kluzinski

FP Stat

Does Your IPA Act Like an HMO?


Population-Based Primary Care

Patient Resistance to Managed Care

Coding & Documentation

Complying with Prepayment Requests for E/M DocumentationDocumentation ChecklistsReferrals From ChiropractorsScope of Prolonged Services CodesFracture Care in a Nursing Home


AAFP Launches Research InitiativeDon't Expect Many Medicare Choices SoonNew HEDIS Measures Focus on Care Family Physicians Provide

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