ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
Family Practice Management (journal)
Introduces the expanded online toolbox, the self-test and Christy
The advent of Internet-based EMR systems gives you new options. Here we report on 23 conventional systems and five Internet-based ones.
Introduces the new version of the ICD-9 coding card and lists tools published recently in FPM.
Introduces cover story on the "new framework" for the documentation guidelines
We try to make writing for FPM as easy and as rewarding as possible.
Introduces Pfifferling article on burnout and mentions Balancing Act
Argues that group practices are "magic" only if they involve the right people, with the right knowledge, attitudes and abilities, and that the same is true of other models. Introduces the cover section, sort of.
Introduces Gillette article in this issue; invites readers to respond.
Aruges that the mud slung at the managed care industry recently has sullied the perfectly good, and necessary, term "managed care." Promises a number of articles on quality improvement and evidence-based medicine in FPM.
Highlights the number of small, easily digested bits of information in this issue.