September/October 2020

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Emotional Intelligence: Five Ways to Have Better Interactions and Improve Your Work Life

Building an Outdoor Urgent Care Clinic During a Pandemic: One Clinic's Experience

Creating Intentional Professional Connections to Reduce Loneliness, Isolation, and Burnout

Countdown to the E/M Coding Changes


From the Editor

Racism in Health Care: Creating a More Equitable Health Care Experience
Sarina B. Schrager


Maternal Immunization Task Force for Pregnant Women: A Call to Action

Keys to High-Quality, Low-Cost Care: Empanelment, Attribution, and Risk Stratification

Practice Pearls

Provide patient letters describing the diagnosis rather than the need for accommodationReduce pain of deltoid injectionTest your staff's phone etiquette by calling your own officePrevent staff burnout due to COVID-19

Coding & Documentation

Coding for COVID-19 when testing isn't availableCOVID-19 diagnosis codes for recovered patientsCoding COVID-19 symptoms that linger Diagnosis codes for COVID-19 antibody testingCPT codes for COVID-19 antigen testing

The Last Word

How to Handle Misinformation in the Age of Dr. Google
Sanford J. Brown

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