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Patients are more likely to schedule a wellness visit if their physician recommends it, but that won't happen without staff support.
If your workload is no longer sustainable, it may be time to consider adding a certified physician assistant or nurse practitioner to your practice.
Incident-to rules and advance care planning top the list of changes.
Nonphysician practitioners can expand practice capacity, but it's vital to follow the billing rules.
Learning payers' rules will help you assess the value of hiring an NPP.
If you work with nonphysician providers, you can’t afford to ignore these rules.