November/December 2020

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The 2021 Office Visit Coding Changes: Putting the Pieces Together

What Can a Scribe Do for You?

Improving Physician Well-Being Through Organizational Change

Point-of-Care Ultrasound: A Practical Guide for Primary Care


From the Editor

Patient Advocacy: Family Medicine's Founding Principle, and Still Its North Star
Sarina B. Schrager


Tobacco Cessation Telehealth Guide

Understanding and Improving Risk Adjustment in Team-Based Care

Incorporating Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention Into Practice

Practice Pearls

Ask these three questions before using race-based clinical algorithmsWhat to do when a patient makes a discriminatory remarkSupport Black-owned businesses

Coding & Documentation

Suspected exposure to communicable diseaseDiabetes type 1.5Remote patient monitoringTetanus immunization due to injuryPerforming venipuncture on a child

The Last Word

What Primary Care Physicians Want for Christmas
Jean M. Antonucci

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