ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
Patients don't need more knowledge; they need a number to shoot for.
Your practice and your patients will happily ring in these three changes.
These strategies will protect your patients and your bottom line.
When this community took a more organized approach to providing vaccinations rather than simply reacting to public demand, everyone benefited.
When a strep test led to a lawsuit, this physician took the stand in defense of common sense.
Your patients will be better off if you take a more active approach and consistently advocate for prevention.
High-tech, high-cost procedures may get all the glory in health care, but they signal our failure to reward prevention.
CMS introduced vaccine administration code G0377 for 2007, but what you will report next year is still unknown.
Appointing a vaccine champion and understanding the documentation rules are key steps toward improving your immunization process.
The list of covered services has grown significantly in the last 10 years and includes some additions for 2007.