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The Cure for Claims Denials -- FPM

Apr 1, 2015 - Here are six reasons your claims might be getting denied and what you and your staff can do to prevent it.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0300/p7.html

Immunizations: How to Protect Patients and the Bottom Line -- FPM

Apr 1, 2015 - Minimizing costs and maximizing reimbursement can make immunizations profitable.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0300/p24.html

Inefficiency in Primary Care: Common Causes and Potential Solutions -- FPM

Apr 1, 2015 - This practice-based research project highlights key sources of inefficiency in primary care and real-world suggestions for how to improve.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0300/p18.html

Electronic Access to Adolescents' Health Records: Legal, Policy, and Practice ...

Apr 1, 2015 - Letting minors view their health records online means finding a compromise between patient privacy and parental rights.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0300/p11.html

Practice Pearls - Mar-Apr 2015 -- FPM

Apr 1, 2015 - ...have established procedures for handling protected health information that is faxed (using a cover sheet, handling faxes sent to wrong numbers, etc.). Systems that store and send protected health information electronically are subject to the HIPAA Security Rule, and many physicians...

Family Practice Management : Practice Pearls

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0300/p32.html

EHR Switch Survey: Responses From 305 Family Physicians -- FPM

Feb 1, 2015 - Changing your EHR could lead to greater practice satisfaction - or not. The results of this survey may surprise you.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0100/p13.html

Removing Six Key Barriers to Online Portal Use -- FPM

Feb 1, 2015 - Portals can benefit your practice and your patients, but you have to get them using the technology first.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0100/p26.html

VisualDx -- FPM

Feb 1, 2015 - VisualDx is a decision support and clinical reference tool focused on skin diseases. It allows health care professionals to make dermatological differential diagnoses based on patient-specific findings, review medication-induced adverse effects, and search for specific diagnoses to ...

Family Practice Management : SPPACES: App Reviews

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0100/p33.html

Coding & Documentation - Jan-Feb 2015 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2015 - ...require. Therefore, the nurse practitioner should bill for the services provided under his or her own name and provider identification number. Getting paid for wart removal Q Our practice is receiving claims denials from Medicare for wart removal. We are using diagnosis code 078.10,...

Family Practice Management : Coding & Documentation

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0100/p32.html

Five issues to watch in 2015 -- FPM

Five issues to watch in 2015

Family Practice Management : Getting Paid : FPM Home

https://www.aafp.org/journals/fpm/blogs/gettingpaid/entry/five_issues_to_watch_in.html

When Is It Right to Code 99215? -- FPM

Dec 1, 2014 - Knowing the rules will give you the confidence to submit this seldom-used code.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/1100/p12.html

How to Monitor Opioid Use for Your Patients With Chronic Pain -- FPM

Dec 1, 2014 - A written policy, systematic process, and simple tools can help you to prescribe opioids safely and securely.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/1100/p6.html

Practice Pearls - Nov-Dec 2014 -- FPM

Dec 1, 2014 - ...To help patients avoid spreading tinea when they're getting dressed, I recommend that before they put on their underwear, they first put medicine on their feet and put on their socks. That way, they don't accidentally catch their toes in their underpants and spread the fungus...

Family Practice Management : Practice Pearls

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/1100/p32.html

Applying the "Theory of Constraints" to Solve Your Practice's Most Vexing Problem -- FPM

Oct 1, 2014 - What stands in the way of your practice achieving its goal?

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0900/p18.html

Controlling Hypertension: Focusing on "Why" Makes "How" a Lot Easier -- FPM

Oct 1, 2014 - Understanding the power of quality data and then starting with a few specific measures leads to improved blood pressure rates.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0900/p23.html

Caring for Seniors: How Community-Based Organizations Can Help -- FPM

Oct 1, 2014 - Partnering with local groups that work with seniors can help you meet the special needs of older patients.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0900/p13.html

Cardiac Risk Assessment -- FPM

Oct 1, 2014 - The Cardiac Risk Assist app allows health care professionals to calculate 10-year and lifetime risks for atherosclerotic cardiovascular (CV) disease.

Family Practice Management : SPPACES: App Reviews

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0900/p32.html

Coding & Documentation - Sep-Oct 2014 -- FPM

Oct 1, 2014 - ...read on. The Medicare program does not require your signature on services provided incident-to and billed under your name and identification number. However, Medicare's regional administrative contractors offer differing instructions on signature requirements. Some do not require a...

Family Practice Management : Coding & Documentation

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0900/p29.html

ICD-10 Simplifies Preventive Care Coding, Sort Of -- FPM

Aug 1, 2014 - FPM's ICD-10 coding series continues with a look at how to code immunizations, routine health exams, and common preventive screenings.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0700/oa1.html

Achieving Sustainable Increases in Childhood Immunization Rates -- FPM

Aug 1, 2014 - Analyzing and eliminating physical and procedural barriers to immunization allowed this practice to improve its performance.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0700/p13.html

Social Media: Strategies for Building Greater Connections With Your Patients -- FPM

Aug 1, 2014 - Joining patients' Internet networks can lead to faster and better communication.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0700/p7.html

EHR Dissatisfaction: Is It Time to Switch Your EHR? -- FPM

Aug 1, 2014 - A new FPM survey will explore why physicians change EHRs and whether doing so increases their EHR satisfaction.

Family Practice Management : From the Editor

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0700/p6.html

Practice Transformation: Taking the Direct Primary Care Route -- FPM

Jun 1, 2014 - This practice cured its insurance headaches by switching to a cash-only payment model and charging annual retainer fees.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0500/p10.html

Solo Practice: Can It Survive? -- FPM

Jun 1, 2014 - The environment is tougher than ever. Proactive revenue management and direct pay models provide opportunities for small practices

Family Practice Management : From the Editor

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0500/p4.html

Practice Pearls - May-Jun 2014 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2014 - ...We use the priority numbering feature of our electronic health record (EHR) messaging system to help us make sure patient calls and emails get answered as promptly as possible – and in the correct order. Our front office and nursing staff simply assign one of the following priority...

Family Practice Management : Practice Pearls

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0500/p30.html

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