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In the exam room, the distinction between one type of visit and another isn’t always clear. It’s important to know when — and how — you can bill for both.
Providing Medicare wellness visits can be challenging but can improve quality and practice revenue.
Make the most of opportunities to confidentially discuss health decisions and recommend screening tests and immunizations using this tool.
Getting more patients immunized against the flu does not require complicated strategies.
This three-step framework can help you address patients' concerns about influenza immunization.
Asking patients about their drinking habits is a straightforward way to boost health and revenue.
Maybe it is time to change the way I do things – yet again.
Patients are more likely to schedule a wellness visit if their physician recommends it, but that won't happen without staff support.
These mobile apps can help physicians and patients with treatment recommendations, treatment adherence, and smoking cessation.
Think of this as your field guide to the rules surrounding Medicare preventive services.