Apr 2001

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Worth While Web: 50 Useful Sites for Family Physicians

Identifying the Causes of Staff Turnover

Seven Tips for Effecting Legislative Change

Tailoring New Physicians to Fit Your Practice


Editor's Page

Web Site Reviewers Wanted: Help Build the Family Practice Web
Robert L. Edsall

Getting Paid

Billing Medicare for Diabetes Self-Management Training (Update)
Kent J. Moore

Improving Patient Care

Focus on the Family, Part II: Does a Family Focus Affect Patient Outcomes?
Robin Gotler ; Jack H. Medalie ; Stephen J. Zyzanski ; George E. Kikano ; Kurt C. Stange

Salaried FP

Limiting Restrictive Covenants
Michael R. Burke

Balancing Act

Five Priority-Setting Traps
Pamela J. Vaccaro


Patient Privacy

Finding the Balance

The Other Side of the EMR Story


Coding & Documentation

Documenting a Level-V VisitThe Risk of Prescription Drug ManagementUrinalysis in OB CareFluorescein Staining90862 + E/M Code?


IOM Calls for Overhaul of Health Care SystemHIPAA Privacy Rules DelayedReducing the Risks of ChangeWhy Do Patients Leave?Managed Care Loses SteamCare Guidelines for AllChange of HeartWide-Open SpacesCan't Get No SatisfactionBetter Late Than NeverBe Our GuestQuote ... Endquote


Part-Time Malpractice PremiumsDefining RepricingWorkers' Comp ClaimsPractice Administrator vs. Office Manager

Practice Diary

Patient AdvocateCo-Pays

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