Martha C. Collins
Seven physician organizations think so, and they're joining forces to place universal coverage on the national agenda this election year.
James M. Giovino
If you're forgetting to bill 99211 for nursing visits, or using 99201 when you should be using 99202, this quick coding lesson may improve your practice's bottom line.
Amy Handelman Bennett
Success for this group means taking all the risk they can get, targeting chronic diseases and rewarding physicians for quality.
Robert D. Gillette
Every practice has at least one. Here's how to reduce irritation and improve outcomes.
Robert L. Edsall
You've probably seen the little hand-crafted signs that hang near many of America's fireplaces. On one side, they read, “The flue is open,” and on the other they read, “The flue is closed.” And you're just as likely to have seen their kitchen cousins, the magnetized...
Kent J. Moore
Here's one more way you may be committing fraud without even knowing it.
Kent J. Moore
Visit + procedure | 99211 | ICD-9 for multiple myeloma | “New problem” | Lab specimen transportation
Supreme Court: HMO financial incentives OK, Congress must act | Downcoding | Meanwhile … | Switching doctors | Physician report cards | High prescription costs | Columbia no more | Unhealthy Americans | Family physician income, workload | GOP cancels vote to give physicians...
George E. Kikano, Stephen J. Zyzanski, Robin S. Gotler, Kurt C. Stange
The pressure is on to increase productivity — but at what cost?
Sanford J. Brown
Drivers' physicals | Health insurance | Picking up | Pre-medical advising
Vasilios J. Kalogredis, F. Michael Arnow, John Paul Pironti, Kent J. Moore
Vicarious liability insurance | Practice valuation | Supervising physicals | Medicare conversion factors
David R. Dearden
Before you sign an employment agreement, make sure you know what you're committing to.
Virginia K. Mohl
Recommending a good book can provide manna for your patients and enrich your communications with them.
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