Feb 2002

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Going Solo: Making the Leap

Improving Anticoagulation Management at the Point of Care

Test Your Coding Skills


Editor's Page

Getting Paid: Wrestling With the System
Robert L. Edsall

Getting Paid

Seven Tips to Improve Your ICD-9 Coding for Diagnostic Tests
Kent J. Moore

Patient Education

Prescriptions: Why They're So Complicated
James Bare

Improving Patient Care

Results From the FPM Practice Self-Test
Brandi White

Salaried FP

It's Not Too Early to Prepare for Semi-Retirement
Vasilios J. Kalogredis

Balancing Act

Precepting: Help Yourself While Helping Medical Students
Jeff Suzewits


Majority of Visits Equal 99214

HIPAA and Mental Health Notes

Praise for Help With 99214s

Coding & Documentation

Critical Care on the Day of AdmissionAllergy HistoryDevelopmental Testing


Six Health Plans to Begin Paying for QualityIncrease Harmony in Your PracticeCompliance Date Extended for HIPAA Transactions Rules


Creating a Practice Web SiteUnwilling Support StaffTeaching-Physician Rules & Physicals

Practice Diary

Horses vs. Zebras IIMoving OnExcuses

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