May/June 2017

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A Simple Approach to Shared Decision Making in Cancer Screening

Using Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention to Address Patients' Risky Drinking

Lessons From the Road to EHR Usability

Preparing for Value-Based Payment: Five Essential Skills for Success


From the Editor

When It Comes to Quality, It's Not All About You
Kenneth G. Adler

Practice Pearls

Address disruptive minor patientsGet smarter about brainstormingIncrease hand-washing for physicians and patients

Coding & Documentation

Billing for physicians while credentialing is pendingDefining 24/7 access to care for chronic care management servicesSame-day outpatient and hospital care

The Last Word

Keeping Your Practice Going When You Can't
Sanford J. Brown

How a Doctor Acting as His Primary Care Physician, With a Little Luck, Tracked Down His Own Cancer
Sanford J. Brown

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