Nov-Dec 2002

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The HIPAA Privacy Rule: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Serving Up the Feedback Sandwich

How to Help Your Low-Income Patients Get Prescription Drugs


Editor's Page

A Piece of Your Mind
Robert L. Edsall


What's in a Name?
Dale Glenn

Getting Paid

Another Ounce of Prevention
Kent J. Moore

Patient Education

Resources for Affordable Prescription Medicine
James Bare

Improving Patient Care

'Oh, by the Way ...': Agenda Setting in Office Visits
Kenneth P. Olson

Salaried FP

A Primer on Employment Contracts
Michael R. Burke

Balancing Act

How to Cope If You Feel Attracted to a Patient
Frances Spickerman

Coding & Documentation

Hospital Observation/Admission/DischargeG0101 & E/M ServicesICD-9 Code for Tobacco Dependence


The Cost of Office EquipmentAcceptable OverheadPatient Satisfaction Survey

Practice Diary

Doctor's Day OffGrounded!Zero Tolerance


Despite Increased Health Care Costs, Consumer Confidence RisesJackson Hole Group Renews Push for Health Care ReformHow to Hire the Right PersonResolving Loose Ends With Medicare


Payment for Care Plan Oversight

The Cost of Translation

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