• Features

    CPT 2009: Out With the Old, In With the New

    Cindy Hughes

    A new injection code and newborn codes are among this year’s most notable CPT changes.

    Building the Case for the Patient-Centered Medical Home

    LEIGH ANN BACKER

    A coalition is working to prove the concept and create an imperative for change. Payers and policymakers are getting on board. Are you?

    New Year, New Medicare Preventive Coverage

    Kent J. Moore

    Your practice and your patients will happily ring in these three changes.

    E-prescribing: Why the Fuss?

    Kenneth G. Adler

    If its increased safety and other benefits haven’t convinced you to get into e-prescribing, maybe Medicare’s promised financial incentives will.

    FROM THE EDITOR

    One Journal, Three Media

    Robert Edsall

    I may do a better job of explaining our digital edition now that you’ve seen it.

    LETTERS

    E-prescribing: Worth the fuss?

    Grady King Snyder, Jr.

    FP SNAPSHOT

    FP SNAPSHOT

    Sandy Brown

    Profiles of family physicians, in their own words.

    PRACTICE PEARLS

    PRACTICE PEARLS

    Barbara McCollum, Kent J. Moore, Robert Eidus

    Remind employees of their total compensation | Limiting the number of Medicare patients you see | Maximize your sample space

    CODING & DOCUMENTATION

    CODING & DOCUMENTATION

    Cindy Hughes

    E/M service + injection for different diagnosis | Nurse house calls | Code pair references

    THE LAST WORD

    Charting Then and Now

    Mitchell L. Cohen

    Chart notes used to be primarily for doctors, but oh how times have changed.



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