Jan 2005

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Working Together: Communities of Practice in Family Medicine

Preparing Your Office for a Medical Emergency

Are You Ready for Maintenance of Certification?


Editor's Page

Maintenance of Certification
Robert L. Edsall


How Much Paperwork Is Too Much?
James H. Sanders, Jr.

Getting Paid

CPT 2005: Another Case of Update Now or Pay Later
Kent J. Moore

Improving Patient Care

A Sure Way to Improve Your Dictation
Robert J. Flaherty

Balancing Act

The Art of Coping With Change
J. LeBron McBride

Coding & Documentation

Prolonged Services: The Codes vs. the Modifier99000 and In-Office TestsPap Smear SpecimenSplinter RemovalDexamethasone and Xylocaine InjectionsCasting and Follow-UpCoding Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy


Breaking Up With MedicareProtecting Patients' Info Over the PhoneCoupons Come With Consequences


MedPAC Drafts Recommendations to Improve Medicare PaymentsPhysicians Get Little Help With Medicare QuestionsQuality, Safety Revisited On Anniversary of Landmark IOM Report


Servium Plan Raises Insurance Questions

Big Praise for Big Ideas

More Tips for Tablets

Patients May Want More Than Listening

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