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How Health Care Reform Will Affect Family Physicians -- FPM

Jun 1, 2010 - The legislation isn't perfect, but it makes an important point - that primary care deserves more attention.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2010/0500/p14.html

How to Find Clinical Information Quickly at the Point of Care -- FPM

Jun 1, 2008 - You have one minute to identify the first-line therapy for a pregnant patient with tuberculosis. How will you find the answer?

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0600/p23.html

How to Help Your Patients Choose Wisely -- FPM

Aug 1, 2015 - Steer patients away from inappropriate and overused procedures that can diminish health care.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0700/p28.html

Hypertension Encounter Form

...l Left ventricular hypertrophy or chronic heart failure l Angina, prior myocardial infarction, revascularization l Stroke or transient ischemic attack l Chronic kidney disease l Peripheral arterial disease l Retinopathy Physical examination Bilateral blood pressure measure:...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0300/fpm20040300p79-rt1.pdf

hypertension.pdf

...l Left ventricular hypertrophy or chronic heart failure l Angina, prior myocardial infarction, revascularization l Stroke or transient ischemic attack l Chronic kidney disease l Peripheral arterial disease l Retinopathy Physical Examination Bilateral blood pressure measure:...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2006/0900/hypertension.pdf

ICD-10 - HCC Coding Reference for Family Medicine

...Ischemic stroke Varies 100 0.265 ICD-10 - HCC CODING REFERENCE 3 of 3 Cardiac disease Angina I20.9 88 0.140 Coronary artery disease with angina I25.119 88 0.140 Unstable angina I20.0 87 0.218 Acute myocardial infarction I21.3 86 0.233 Pulmonary hypertension I27.2...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0300/fpm20180300p26-rt1.pdf

ICD-9 Codes for Family Medicine 2011-2012: The FPM Long List

...Postmastectomy lymphedema 415.19 Pulmonary embolism, not iatrogenic 443.0 Raynaud’s syndrome 451.9 Thrombophlebitis, unspec. 435.9 Transient ischemic attack, unspec. 454.9 Varicose veins, asymptomatic 454.1 Varicose veins w/ inflammation 454.0 Varicose veins w/ ulcer 454.2 Varicose...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/icd9/icd9-long.pdf

ICD-9 Codes for Family Medicine 2011-2012: The FPM Short List

...Rheumatic heart disease, unspec. 427.81 Sick sinus syndrome 427.0 Tachycardia, paroxysmal SVT 451.9 Thrombophlebitis, unspec. 435.9 Transient ischemic attack, unspec. 454.9 Varicose veins, asymptomatic 459.81 Venous insufficiency, unspec. VIII. Respiratory System 493.81 Asthma,...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/icd9/icd9-short.pdf

Improving Anticoagulation Management at the Point of Care -- Family Practice Management

...most common indication for war- farin therapy is to prevent stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation. Point-of-care antico- agulation assessment allows you to concur- rently address other factors that contribute to stroke risk (such as hypertension and hyperlipidemia). Billing...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0200/fpm20020200p35.pdf

Improving Anticoagulation Management at the Point of Care -- FPM

Feb 1, 2002 - Stop treating lab results. These easy-to-use devices return the focus of warfarin therapy to treating the patient.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0200/p35.html

Improving Blood Pressure Control With Strategic Workflows -- FPM

Jun 1, 2016 - Setting a goal, identifying the right patients, and implementing team care can help bring hypertension under control.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2016/0500/p23.html

Improving Chronic Disease Care in the Real World: A Step-by-Step Approach -- FPM

Oct 1, 1999 - Tag along as we follow a network of physicians on the first leg of a 13-month journey to redesign their diabetes care one step at a time.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/1000/p38.html

Improving Office Practice: Working Smarter, Not Harder -- FPM

Dec 1, 2006 - Seemingly simple strategies can transform your practice.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2006/1100/p28.html

Innovation in Practice: Six Ways to Harness the Power of Your Ideas -- Family Practice ...

...as being patient centered, systems focused and quality oriented.1 The New Model of Care proposed by the FFM project defines in broad brush strokes a redesigned practice that is just being invented today. It includes ideas such as the following: • Group visits, • Advanced access...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0600/fpm20050600p37.pdf

Is Your Diagnosis Coding Ready for Risk Adjustment

...I-- Monoplegia and hemiplegia that are late effects of stroke G-- Quadriplegia and paraplegia BMI = body mass index For Sale 11,178 SF Owner/User Medical Building PROPERTY HIGHLIGHTS: • Sale Price: $2,495,000 • 11,178 SF • Owner/User Suite: 8,346 SF • Strong Littleton...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0300/fpm20180300p21.pdf

Is Your Diagnosis Coding Ready for Risk Adjustment? -- FPM

Apr 1, 2018 - As payment models change, diagnosis coding is more important than ever. Here’s how to be sure your codes capture your patients’ severity of illness.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0300/p21.html

It's Time to Start Practicing Population-Based Health Care -- FPM

Jun 1, 1998 - You don't have to be part of an integrated delivery system to optimize care for populations of patients with common conditions.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1998/0600/p37.html

It’s Time for ICD-10 Changes -- FPM

Dec 1, 2016 - The ICD-10 grace period has ended, so avoid using out-of-date and unspecified codes.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2016/1100/p17.html

Letters - May 2004 -- FPM

May 1, 2004 - ...by patients. The Dec. 15, 2003, issue had a feature article on strategies for primary prevention of stroke. The article included a table on the effectiveness of various stroke prevention strategies that cited relative risk reductions (RRR), rather than the much more clinically...

Family Practice Management : Letters

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0500/p21.html

Letters - May 2008 -- FPM

May 1, 2008 - ...are designed (by me) to present information logically where it can be easily read and acted upon. I choose new medications with minimal key strokes. Template notes are easy to follow. I'm reminded of routine health maintenance and disease management needs through pop-up reminders...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0500/p11.html

Letters - Nov-Dec 2012 -- FPM

Dec 1, 2012 - ...due to an increase in gastrointestinal hemorrhage and by women ages 55 to 64 years when the potential benefit due to a reduction in ischemic stroke outweighs the potential harm due to an increase in gastrointestinal hemorrhage. The corrected algorithm, includes A- and B-rated...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2012/1100/p6c.html

Letters - Oct 2006 -- FPM

Oct 1, 2006 - ...rheumatica will send some of them to the Internet for information. There they can read that this disease can lead to blindness or a stroke, it may be associated with the condition giant cell arteritis that damages the arteries and there is no known cure...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2006/1000/p16d.html

Make Medical Notes Better and Faster with Macros -- Family Practice Management

...is stored and ready to use. It will be remembered even when the computer is turned off. In the future, any time you’re using Word, the key- stroke combo Ctrl-P will execute what we have just typed. WordPerfect’s macro capabilities are compa- rable to those of Microsoft Word, but...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0900/fpm20050900p42.pdf

Making Wellness Medicine Work -- FPM

Apr 1, 1999 - Following a program like the author's, you can turn annual physical exams into an ongoing process of prevention and health improvement.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0400/p33.html

Medicare Preventive Physical Exam

...Stroke Kidney disease Obesity Genetic disorder Alcoholism MEDICARE PREVENTIVE PHYSICAL EXAM continued ➤ MEDICARE PREVENTIVE PHYSICAL EXAM 2 of 6 Patient Name ________________________________________________________________ Today’s Date / / Family history...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2011/0100/fpm20110100p22-rt3.pdf

Monitor - May 1999 -- FPM

May 1, 1999 - ...Highlights include projects that reduced heart attacks by 10 percent among Medicare beneficiaries, prevented an estimated 1,285 strokes per year in 20 states, and saved an estimated $325 million through diabetesrelated initiatives. The report, A Pillar of Quality: The Medicare Peer...

Family Practice Management : News Briefs

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0500/p20.html

Monitor - Nov 2002 -- FPM

Dec 1, 2002 - ...samplers for the prevention and treatment of acute myocardial infarction, breast cancer, diabetes, heart failure, pneumonia and stroke. Insurers underpaying docs Nearly one in five health care claims are underpaid by insurers, costing practices millions of dollars annually, reports...

Family Practice Management : News Briefs

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/1100/p31.html

Monitor - Oct 1999 -- FPM

Oct 1, 1999 - ...Life expectancy has increased, reflecting a continuing drop in deaths from heart disease and stroke. The 44 percent of goals that are on schedule to be met include those related to childhood immunizations, breast-feeding, mammography screening and nutrition. Areas in which progress...

Family Practice Management : News Briefs

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/1000/p17.html

New payment model seeks to reduce cardiovascular disease -- FPM

New payment model seeks to reduce cardiovascular disease

Family Practice Management : Getting Paid : FPM Home

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

Outpatient vs. Inpatient Treatment of Community-Acquired Pneumonia -- Family Practice ...

...Stroke +10 Renal failure +10 Physical examination findings Altered mental status +20 Respiratory rate ≥ 30 breaths per minute +20 Systolic blood pressure < 90 mm Hg +20 Temperature < 95˚F (35˚C) or ≥ 104˚F (40˚C) +15 Pulse rate ≥ 125 beats per minute +10...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2006/0400/fpm20060400p41.pdf

Patient Attribution: Why It Matters More Than Ever -- FPM

Dec 1, 2016 - How payers assign patients to you will affect how your practice is evaluated and paid for value in the future.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2016/1100/p25.html

Practice Diary - May 2000 -- FPM

May 1, 2000 - ...a physician never wants to hear. Mrs. Thompson had called my house to say that her husband, Carl, had had a heart attack or possibly a stroke. An elderly man, Carl had been discharged from the hospital two weeks before after a bout of intractable nausea and vomiting that, for a...

Family Practice Management : Practice Diary

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2000/0500/p63.html

Practice Diary - May 2003 -- FPM

May 1, 2003 - ...knew, with dread, what she was about to tell me: Oliver was dead at age 55. His doctors suspected he had died of either a heart attack or a stroke, and the memorial was set for the next Saturday. Would you like to speak at the service? Karen asked. Definitely, I said. A year...

Family Practice Management : Practice Diary

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2003/0500/p71.html

Preventive Medicine: Giving Patients the Hard Sell -- FPM

Jan 1, 2008 - Your patients will be better off if you take a more active approach and consistently advocate for prevention.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0100/p22.html

Quality Measures: How to Get Them Right

...Why it’s good: Cessation of tobacco use is associated with decreased risk for heart disease, stroke, and lung disease - all outcomes that clearly matter to patients, and net benefit has been clearly established.1 The resource requirements for screening, intervening, and reporting...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0700/fpm20180700p23.pdf

Quality Measures: How to Get Them Right -- FPM

Aug 1, 2018 - Pay-for-performance programs have produced disappointing results. Fewer and more appropriate, evidence-based quality measures could help.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0700/p23.html

Quanitifying the Risk of Complications, Morbidity and Mortality

...An abrupt change in neurologic status (e.g., seizure, TIA, weakness, sensory loss) Cardiovascular imaging studies with contrast with identified risk factors Cardiac electrophysiologic tests Diagnostic endoscopies with identi- fied risk factors Discography Elective...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2010/0700/fpm20100700p10-rt1.pdf

Readers Speak Out on the Turtle vs. Rabbit Controversy -- FPM

Aug 1, 1999 - Family physicians from across the country have strongly held and differing views on the clash of practice styles. Is there a solution?

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0700/p19.html

Reducing Delays and Waiting Times With Open-Office Scheduling -- FPM

Apr 1, 1999 - Setting aside slots for same-day and follow-up appointments builds patients' trust - and boosts productivity. Here's how to do it.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0400/p38.html

Reducing Frustration and Increasing Fulfillment: Reframing -- FPM

Oct 1, 2017 - To better handle challenging patients or situations, try modifying the way you view them.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0900/p12.html

Rethinking the Difficult Patient Encounter -- FPM

Aug 1, 2012 - Before you can help a difficult patient, you may need to change how you view that person.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2012/0700/p17.html

Serving Up the Feedback Sandwich -- Family Practice Management

...the assumption that excellence is expected, so praise is unnecessary. They fail to recognize that the main objective of praise is not to stroke the employee’s ego but to encourage the employee to repeat desired behav- iors. Changing and maintaining new behavior requires praise,...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/1100/fpm20021100p43.pdf

Serving Up the Feedback Sandwich -- FPM

Dec 1, 2002 - Negative feedback is never easy to give, but sandwiching criticism between layers of praise makes it more palatable and more effective.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/1100/p43.html

Standardized Hospital Admissions Orders

...recent surgery or stroke). 2. Concurrent symptomatic pulmonary emboli. YES NO 3. Expected hospitalization greater than five days due YES NO to co-existing conditions. 4. Known hypercoagulability: familial or acquired. YES NO 5. Pregnant or breast-feeding. YES NO 6....

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2006/0900/fpm20060900p49-rt1.docx

Test Your Coding Skills -- Family Practice Management

...my, D/C, cyst removed (vaginal?). Medical: none, Hep B? Psychiatric: none. Obstetrical: G3P3 - C-sections x 3. Family History: F: 77, stroke, asthma. M: Alzheimer’s, 83 yo. Brs: 2 - tobacco, TB, bronchiectasis, both have lobectomies, good health. Sis: 1 - diet con- trolled DH, heart...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0200/fpm20020200p41.pdf

Test Your Coding Skills -- FPM

Feb 1, 2002 - Go head to head with our review panel in coding six troublesome progress notes.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0200/p41.html

The 1997 Evaluation and Management Guidelines at a Glance

...life-threatening problems (e.g., acute MI, progressive severe RA, potential threat of suicide); abrupt neuro. change (e.g., seizure, TIA, weakness or sensory loss) Dx procedures: Dx endoscopy w/ risk factors Mx options: Parenteral controlled substances, Rx needing intensive...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2011/0900/fpm20110900p33-rt1.pdf

The Art and Science of Clinical Decision Making -- FPM

May 1, 2008 - Thinking about how you make clinical decisions is the first step toward making better ones.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0500/p31.html

The Family Physician's Role in Reducing Medical Errors -- FPM

Feb 1, 2000 - The article will explain the kinds of medical errors that are common in medical practice and what physicians can do to improve patient safety.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2000/0200/p45.html

The Integrated Summary: A Documentation Tool to Improve Patient Care -- FPM

Apr 1, 2003 - This easy-to-use template enables you to see the full context of a patient’s health on a single page.

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2003/0400/p33.html

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