The E/M codes for consultations and nursing facility visits reflect some of this year’s significant changes.
Jonathan L. Temte
Here’s how to determine which patients and employees in your practice should receive the influenza vaccine if a pandemic occurs.
Raja Jaber, Amy Braksmajer, Jeffrey Trilling
With proper planning, group visits can expand your options for managing the care of chronically ill patients.
Alfred F. Tallia, Holly J. Lanham, Reuben R. McDaniel, Jr, Benjamin F. Crabtree
Your clinical and financial success may depend on work relationships within your practice.
Understanding the basics will help you field patients’ questions about the new prescription drug benefit.
How much should you prepare for a crisis that may not happen?
William J. Hueston
Dissatisfaction is growing among family physicians and throughout primary care. Can the trend be reversed?
David M. Newman
Vaccination codes for Hib and influenza | Penile nerve blocks during a circumcision | Charging for a sterile surgical pack
Physicians await action to prevent Medicare payment cuts | Medicare takes first steps toward pay-for-performance
Let your dog be your receptionist | Reduce credentialing hassles | Motivate with numbers | Modify patient handouts and forms “just in time” | Avoid burnout | Get rid of waste
Breaking up is hard to do, even with difficult patients.
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