September/October 2019

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Incivility in Health Care: Strategies for De-escalating Troubling Encounters

The Feasibility of Screening for Social Determinants of Health: Seven Lessons Learned

How to Use Group Visits to Manage Obesity

Scope of Practice: Reclaiming Young Patient Care


From the Editor

Keeping It Fresh
Sarina B. Schrager


Beyond Burnout: Addressing System-Induced Distress
Jay Winner ; Clif Knight

Practice Pearls

Check for fractures with your phoneTwo ways to better handle transitional care managementEnsure patients' proper use of nasal spraysSchedule a 'Happy Hour' to share EHR tips

Coding & Documentation

Established vs. new patient codesOffice visits for immunizationAdvance care planning and time

The Last Word

Three Essential Skills for a Doctor That I Learned From an After-School Job as a Youth
Samantha Plasner

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