• Features

    How to Integrate Clinical Pharmacists Into Primary Care

    PETER TEICHMAN, SHAOWEI WAN

    Clinical pharmacists can take team-based care to the next level.

    Demystifying Documentation and Billing for Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment

    SARAH JAMES, JAMIE JOHANNES, CHERYL NOVAK

    Osteopathic manipulative treatment is indicated for several common ailments, but documenting and coding it can be daunting for beginners. Here's how it's done.

    House Calls: Providing Care Beyond the Office Walls

    THOMAS CORNWELL, BRIANNA PLENCNER

    Interest in home-based primary care is growing as payments increase, technology improves, and the population ages.

    Six Tips to Effectively Treat Opioid Use Disorder in Rural Areas

    JILLIAN LANDECK, ALEKSANDRA E. ZGIERSKA

    Overcome barriers to care by using telehealth, supporting home-based treatment, and partnering with local and state services.

    What Millennials Want Out of Primary Care, and How to Deliver It

    ANDY MARSO

    As the largest adult generation in the U.S., millennials will have an outsized impact on the future of health care. Here are some ways to make primary care more appealing to all patients, including the first group raised with the internet.

    FROM THE EDITOR

    Integrating Behavioral Health Into Primary Care

    Sarina Schrager

    Integrating behavioral health improves patient outcomes and makes medical practice more satisfying. Here's one way to do it.

    OPINION

    These Four Telehealth Changes Should Stay, Even After the Pandemic

    STEVE NORTH

    The national COVID-19 crisis has proven that telehealth can transform access to care, but only if we unshackle it from outdated and unnecessary regulations.

    Now More Than Ever, Mental Health Care Needs Family Medicine

    ALEXANDER KIEU

    With the stress of the pandemic exacerbating patients' health issues, primary care physicians have an unparalleled opportunity to address both their physical and their mental health needs.

    CODING & DOCUMENTATION

    CODING & DOCUMENTATION

    CINDY HUGHES

    HOME HEALTH OR HOSPICE CARE SUPERVISION | ADVANCE CARE PLANNING VIA TELEHEALTH | AMBULATORY BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING | COUNSELING PATIENTS ABOUT FOREIGN TRAVEL | CATCHING UP ON CHILDREN'S VACCINES

    PRACTICE PEARLS

    PRACTICE PEARLS

    Miranda Huffman, Nicole Gastala, Sarah Messmer, Dennis P. Watson, Taylor Charest

    BRING THESE TWO ITEMS TO HOME HEALTH VISITS | PAIR MEDICAL ASSISTANTS WITH SPECIFIC PHYSICIANS | EXPAND BUPRENORPHINE TREATMENT VIA TELEHEALTH

    THE LAST WORD

    Coping With Impostor Syndrome

    ECLER ERCOLE JAQUA, VAN NGUYEN, SOO PARK, MARY HANNA

    Even accomplished physicians can experience self-doubt. These tips can help you move past it.

    SUPPLEMENT

    Innovative Care Delivery: Behavioral Health Integration and Home-based Primary Care

    Supplement sponsor: American Academy of Family Physicians



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