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Ask FPM - Jul 2002 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2002 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article What's Wrong With This ... Next article >> Jul 2002 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2002 Jul-Aug;9(7):56. When patients request their records Reasonable bad debt Including the correct diagnosis on a claim When patients request their...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jul 2003 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2003 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Best Practices in Clai ... Next article >> Jul 2003 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2003 Jul-Aug;10(7):74. Vacation coverage Disability insurance Discouraging no-shows Vacation coverage Q I’m planning a week-long vacation from my...

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Ask FPM - Jul 2004 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2004 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Exploring the Limits o ... Next article >> Jul 2004 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2004 Jul-Aug;11(7):63. Billing costs Online consultations outside your patient base Documenting E/M services with checklists Delayed dictation Billing...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jul 2005 -- FPM

Aug 1, 2005 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Coming Soon: A New FPM Next article >> Jul 2005 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2005 Jul-Aug;12(7):65. Opting out of Medicare Negotiating salary as a percentage of collections Converting to numerical filing Opting out of Medicare Q I...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jun 1998 -- FPM

Jun 1, 1998 - Advertisement << Letters Previous article Monitor Next article >> Jun 1998 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1998 Jun;5(6):12. Patient satisfaction surveys Support staff ratios Patient satisfaction surveys Q A managed care plan that contracts with our practice sent patient satisfaction...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jun 1999 -- FPM

Jun 1, 1999 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Do You Smell Smoke? Next article >> Jun 1999 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1999 Jun;6(6):52. Getting paid for administrative work Confidentiality of diagnoses Office manager salaries Getting paid for administrative work Q My practice...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jun 2000 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2000 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Toward Electronic Medi ... Next article >> Jun 2000 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2000 Jun;7(6):70. Billing for lab tests Backdating referral authorizations Considering ultrasound? Billing for lab tests Q Our six-person family...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jun 2001 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2001 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Toward a More Useful J ... Next article >> Jun 2001 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2001 Jun;8(6):52. Charting with PDAs Part-time call schedules Teaching physician rules Charting with PDAs Q Is it possible to do office charting and...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jun 2002 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2002 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Is Your Practice Wasti ... Next article >> Jun 2002 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2002 Jun;9(6):61. Patient refusal to release records Documentation shortcuts Bonus formula Patient refusal to release records Q If a patient refuses to...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jun 2003 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2003 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Trouble at the Money/M ... Next article >> Jun 2003 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2003 Jun;10(6):70. Offering health benefits Governance rights Employment agreements Offering health benefits Q I am considering offering my employees...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jun 2004 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2004 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Practicing in an Absur ... Next article >> Jun 2004 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2004 Jun;11(6):63. Purchasing tail coverage Weekend call in a group practice Name changes and claims hassles Purchasing tail coverage Q I’m thinking...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Jun 2005 -- FPM

Jun 1, 2005 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Electronic Records: He ... Next article >> Jun 2005 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2005 Jun;12(6):64. Insurers must come clean to get medical records How to handle health savings accounts (HSAs) Social Security number not always...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Mar 1999 -- FPM

Mar 1, 1999 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Rescuing Managed Care ... Next article >> Mar 1999 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1999 Mar;6(3):54. Discounting self-pay patients Balance billing HMO patients Practicing in a strip mall Waiving a co-payment Discounting self-pay...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Mar 2000 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2000 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Is the Doctor-Patient ... Next article >> Mar 2000 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2000 Mar;7(3):60. RVUs and established patient visits Treating family members Unlawful restraint of trade? RVUs and established patient visits Q How many...

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Ask FPM - Mar 2001 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2001 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Finally, a Medical Mir ... Next article >> Mar 2001 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2001 Mar;8(3):57. FTEs per physician Disposing of patient records Medical equipment for sale Releasing workers’ comp records FTEs per physician Q My...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Mar 2002 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2002 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Reducing Practice to I ... Next article >> Mar 2002 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2002 Mar;9(3):53. HIPAA translation software Creating an employee manual HIPAA translation software Q I plan to automate my private practice and submit...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Mar 2003 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2003 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article How Do You Manage Your ... Next article >> Mar 2003 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2003 Mar;10(3):66. Productivity-based salary reductions Fraudulent hospital-discharge coding? Preventing embezzlement Productivity-based salary...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Mar 2004 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2004 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Are Electronic Records ... Next article >> Mar 2004 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2004 Mar;11(3):86-89. Equipment leases Answering machine messages Setting up your charges Waiting room entertainment Business associate agreements...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Mar 2005 -- FPM

Mar 1, 2005 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Open Access: Nothing T ... Next article >> Mar 2005 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2005 Mar;12(3):74. Semi-retirement within a productivity-based group Salary comparison resources Appointment of counsel Semi-retirement within a...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - May 1999 -- FPM

May 1, 1999 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Group Practice Magic Next article >> May 1999 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1999 May;6(5):53. FPs and productivity ADA's effect on solo practice Optimal practice size Supervising MLPs FPs and productivity Q Is there any recent...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - May 2000 -- FPM

May 1, 2000 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article The Revolution Has Beg ... Next article >> May 2000 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2000 May;7(5):67. RVU scales Counseling and Stark Workplace violence RVU scales Q I'm a hospital-based family physician. The hospital uses relative...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - May 2001 -- FPM

May 1, 2001 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Tech Shock and the Vir ... Next article >> May 2001 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2001 May;8(5):52. Charging for forms Patient appointment software Practice start-up resources RVUs and compensation Charging for forms Q We're...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - May 2002 -- FPM

May 1, 2002 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Call for Peer Reviewers Next article >> May 2002 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2002 May;9(5):74. Benefits trends Medicare recredentialing forms Collaborating with an NP Benefits trends Q What are some of the current trends in benefits...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - May 2003 -- FPM

May 1, 2003 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Perverse Incentives, P ... Next article >> May 2003 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2003 May;10(5):77. Transition to open access Medicare Secondary Payer forms Billing for temporary physicians Documentation forms for preventive exams...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - May 2004 -- FPM

May 1, 2004 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Open Access: Whatever ... Next article >> May 2004 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2004 May;11(5):60. PAs and the Stark statute Medicare overpayments Handling patients who don’t pay Referral to a specialist PAs and the Stark statute Q I...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - May 2005 -- FPM

May 1, 2005 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Working in a Toxic Env ... Next article >> May 2005 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2005 May;12(5):88. Can no-pays get the heave-ho? Releasing deceased patients' records Open access in an academic setting Can no-pays get the heave-ho? Q...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0500/p88.html

Ask FPM - Nov 1998 -- FPM

Dec 1, 1998 - Advertisement << Letters Previous article Coding & Documentation Next article >> Nov 1998 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1998 Nov-Dec;5(10):11. Utilization management Creating an office manual for rural health certification Utilization management Q I am the sole physician on a...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1998/1100/p11.html

Ask FPM - Nov 1999 -- FPM

Dec 1, 1999 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Smaller Is Looking Bet ... Next article >> Nov 1999 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1999 Nov-Dec;6(10):49. Compensation plans, the IRS and Stark laws The physician-patient relationship Transcribing encounter notes Compensation plans,...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/1100/p49.html

Ask FPM - Nov 2000 -- FPM

Dec 1, 2000 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article How Do You Like Your U ... Next article >> Nov 2000 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2000 Nov-Dec;7(10):50. Bad-debt write-offs Billing company rates Time cards and efficiency Bad-debt write-offs Q My physician-employer's CPA has told us...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Nov 2001 -- FPM

Dec 1, 2001 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Doing the Right Things ... Next article >> Nov 2001 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2001 Nov-Dec;8(10):51. Write-offs for FPs Appropriate staffing Closed to new Medicaid patients Write-offs for FPs Q What percentage of gross revenue...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/1100/p51.html

Ask FPM - Nov 2002 -- FPM

Dec 1, 2002 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article A Piece of Your Mind Next article >> Nov 2002 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2002 Nov-Dec;9(10):78. The cost of office equipment Acceptable overhead Patient satisfaction survey The cost of office equipment Q Office equipment – such as...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/1100/p78.html

Ask FPM - Nov 2003 -- FPM

Dec 1, 2003 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article The First Step Toward ... Next article >> Nov 2003 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2003 Nov-Dec;10(10):55. Hiring an office assistant Dictation islands Delegating to MAs Re-signing bonuses Hiring an office assistant Q We need to hire an...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2003/1100/p55.html

Ask FPM - Nov 2004 -- FPM

Dec 1, 2004 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article A Gift for Our Peer Re ... Next article >> Nov 2004 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2004 Nov-Dec;11(10):77. Starting a practice in a health professional shortage area Dictation reminders Medicare teaching rules Starting a practice in a...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/1100/p77.html

Ask FPM - Oct 1999 -- FPM

Oct 1, 1999 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Is There a Leading Phy ... Next article >> Oct 1999 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1999 Oct;6(9):48. FMLA forms Fair compensation Problem patient FMLA forms Q What are my responsibilities when one of my patients requests leave from his...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/1000/p48.html

Ask FPM - Oct 2000 -- FPM

Oct 1, 2000 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article An Open Letter to the ... Next article >> Oct 2000 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2000 Oct;7(9):68. Phone triage system Part-time practice advice Corporate ownership Phone triage system Q How should I set up a system for a triage...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Oct 2001 -- FPM

Oct 1, 2001 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Five Ways of Looking a ... Next article >> Oct 2001 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2001 Oct;8(9):55. Notifying patients of test results Physician office labs Notifying patients of test results Q Should patients be notified of all test...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Oct 2002 -- FPM

Oct 1, 2002 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Escapist Medicine Next article >> Oct 2002 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2002 Oct;9(9):67. RHC protocols Supervising an NP Closed to new Medicare patients RHC protocols Q Our rural health clinic (RHC) is in the process of becoming...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Oct 2003 -- FPM

Oct 1, 2003 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Looking Over Our Shoul ... Next article >> Oct 2003 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2003 Oct;10(9):72. Enlarge The questions and answers featured in this installment of Ask FPM address subjects we tend to get asked about again and...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Oct 2004 -- FPM

Oct 1, 2004 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article High-Energy, High-Retu ... Next article >> Oct 2004 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2004 Oct;11(9):58. Visitors in the office Getting paid for depression care Signing a contract addendum Employment for residents Visitors in the office Q...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Sep 1998 -- FPM

Sep 1, 1998 - Advertisement << Letters Previous article Coding & Documentation Next article >> Sep 1998 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1998 Sep;5(8):12. Effective mission statements Charging for medical record copies Effective mission statements Q I have been in private practice for two years in a...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1998/0900/p12.html

Ask FPM - Sep 1999 -- FPM

Sep 1, 1999 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article The Draft Documentatio ... Next article >> Sep 1999 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 1999 Sep;06(8):57-58. Patient-discharge letter Assignment agreements Stark regulations Patient-discharge letter Q One of our patients is abusing her...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0900/p57.html

Ask FPM - Sep 2000 -- FPM

Sep 1, 2000 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Doctor Tools Next article >> Sep 2000 Issue Ask FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2000 Sep;7(8):66. Buying and selling patient charts Average compensation Compensation for collecting capitation payments Cesarean section privileges for FPs Buying...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Sep 2001 -- FPM

Sep 1, 2001 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Family Practice Betwee ... Next article >> Sep 2001 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2001 Sep;8(8):57. Translator requirements Using electronic signatures Notice of fees for delinquent accounts Translator requirements Q Our practice...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Sep 2002 -- FPM

Sep 1, 2002 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article Recreating Family Prac ... Next article >> Sep 2002 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2002 Sep;9(8):60. Sick-leave policy for physicians and midlevel providers Balancing semi-retirement and overhead costs Open-access scheduling Sick-leave...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask FPM - Sep 2003 -- FPM

Sep 1, 2003 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article A Challenge for You Next article >> Sep 2003 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2003 Sep;10(8):73-74. Medicare participation HIPAA and homework Tracking performance Medicare participation Q What are the main differences between being a...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2003/0900/p73.html

Ask FPM - Sep 2004 -- FPM

Sep 1, 2004 - Advertisement << Practice Diary Previous article 18 Glimpses of Tomorrow Next article >> Sep 2004 Issue ASK FPM Fam Pract Manag. 2004 Sep;11(8):60. Writing off patient balances Billing for precepting Writing off patient balances Q Our practice currently writes off all patient...

Family Practice Management : Q&As

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Ask-Tell-Ask Framework for Flu Vaccination

...1 of 1 ASK-TELL-ASK FRAMEWORK FOR FLU VACCINATION Ask: I understand you don’t want the influenza shot today. Can you help me understand why not? Do you mind if I share some information with you about the vaccine? Listen and observe the patient carefully. What is he or she tell-...

Family Practice Management

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Assessing Benefits Packages -- FPM

May 1, 2000 - This article will provide salaried FPs or physicians considering salaried positions with information about what kinds of benefits are currently being offered, what to look for and what to avoid.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2000/0500/p68.html

Asthma Days: An Approach to Planned Asthma Care -- Family Practice Management

...National guidelines and numerous studies empha-size the importance of the key elements of asth-ma care - classification, provision of controller medications and education about self-manage- ment skills,1 but both patients and physicians still tend to rely mostly on acute-care needs when...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/1000/fpm20041000p43.pdf

Asthma Days: An Approach to Planned Asthma Care for Family Physicians -- FPM

Oct 1, 2004 - Find out how one practice has improved care and outcomes for its asthma patients and increased practice revenue at the same time.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/1000/p43.html

Asthma Management Flow Sheet

...1 of 2 FPM Toolbox To find more practice resources, visit https://www.aafp.org/fpm/toolbox. Developed by Ronald Adler, MD, FAAFP, and Jeanne McBride, RN, BSN, MM. Copyright © 2010 American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians may duplicate or adapt for use in their own...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2010/0100/fpm20100100p16-rt1.pdf

Asthma Visit Documentation Form

...1 of 1 FPM Toolbox To find more practice resources, visit https://www.aafp.org/fpm/toolbox. Developed by Kurtis S. Elward, MD. Copyright © 2004 American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians may duplicate or adapt for use in their own practices; all other rights reserved....

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asthmafollowup.pdf

...AsthmA visit documentAtion form Name: _______________________________________________________________________________ Date: __________________________________ History number: _________________________ Peak flow personal best: ________________________...

Family Practice Management

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

Auld Lang Syne: Practice Management Resolutions for the New Year -- FPM

Jan 1, 2007 - It's time to set some practical goals that will improve your life as a family physician.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2007/0100/p52.html

Avoiding Ambiguous Documentation -- FPM

May 1, 2007 - Unclear terms can weaken medical documentation and confuse your colleagues, and this physician has had enough.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2007/0500/p60.html

Avoiding Common Pitfalls in Selecting an EMR System -- FPM

Dec 1, 1999 - This article will address common misconceptions about what can and can't be accomplished by switching to computerized patient records.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/1100/p47.html

Avoiding Counterfeit Drugs -- FPM

Mar 1, 2007 - Advertisement << Helping Your Patients ... Previous article Is Moonlighting Right ... Next article >> Mar 2007 Issue Information From Your Family Doctor Avoiding Counterfeit Drugs Fam Pract Manag. 2007 Mar;14(3):36. Download in pdf format. An article on this topic is available in the...

Family Practice Management : Patient Education

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2007/0300/p36.html

Back to Basics: Five Steps to Better Influenza Vaccination Rates

...30 | FAMILY PRACTICE MANAGEMENT | www.aafp.org/fpm | November/December 2017 CME © M IK E A U S T IN BACK TO BASICS: FIVE STEPS TO BETTER INFLUENZA VACCINATION RATES AMY CUNNINGHAM, PHD, MPH, JOHN STOECKLE, MD, VICTOR DIAZ, MD, GEORGE VALKO, MD, AND CHRISTINE...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/1100/fpm20171100p30.pdf

Back to Basics: Five Steps to Better Influenza Vaccination Rates -- FPM

Dec 1, 2017 - Getting more patients immunized against the flu does not require complicated strategies.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/1100/p30.html

Back to School: Options for Learning the Business of Medicine -- Family Practice ...

...July/August 2001 ■ www.aafp.org / fpm ■ F A M I L Y P R A C T I C E M A N A G E M E N T ■ 27 People talk about the art and scienceof medicine. In recent years, thebusiness of medicine has demandedphysicians’ attention as well. More and more physicians are pursuing business education,...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/0700/fpm20010700p27.pdf

Back to School: Options for Learning the Business of Medicine -- FPM

Aug 1, 2001 - From master’s programs to certificate programs to CME courses, the options are plentiful. But what’s right for you?

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/0700/p27.html

Back to the Future: The Telemedicine House Call -- FPM

Jan 1, 1998 - This pilot project showed that high-tech can mean high-touch.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1998/0100/p18.html

Back to the Future: The Way Forward in Health Care Reform

...May/June 2012 | www.aafp.org/fpm | FAMILY PRACTICE MANAGEMENT | 5 OPINION Back to the Future: The Way Forward in Health Care Reform Philip D. Briggs, MD, MBA It’s 1995 all over again. Let’s get it right this time. So much of what is happening in health care today is eerily...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2012/0500/fpm20120500p5.pdf

Back to the Future: The Way Forward in Health Care Reform -- FPM

Jun 1, 2012 - It's 1995 all over again. Let's get it right this time.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2012/0500/p5.html

Balancing a Personal Life With OB Care -- FPM

Jun 1, 2007 - Family physicians can deliver babies and have a life, but not without setting some guidelines.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2007/0600/p60.html

Baumol's Disease -- FPM

Dec 1, 2007 - Health care in general may suffer from an incurable disease. (Are you surprised?)

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2007/1100/p10.html

Be Present -- FPM

Feb 1, 2016 - When demands and distractions intrude on your patient encounters, practice these tips for being fully present.

Family Practice Management : Employed Practice

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2016/0100/p8.html

Beating the Prior Authorization Blues -- FPM

Oct 1, 2016 - Getting insurer approval for treatment can take hours out of your week. Here are some ways to reduce the pain.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2016/0900/p15.html

Becoming a Physician Executive: Where to Look Before Making the Leap -- FPM

Aug 1, 1999 - Would administrative medicine be a good fit for you? Here are some issues you should think about as you consider the switch.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0700/p37.html

Becoming a Superpractice -- FPM

Dec 1, 2007 - You don't need a phone booth for a changing room.

Family Practice Management : From the Editor

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2007/1100/p8.html

Becoming an Effective Physician Leader -- FPM

May 1, 1999 - Your clinical practice has planted the seeds of leadership skills, but they need intensive cultivation to flourish.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0500/p35.html

Before You Sign That Office Lease

...November/December 2010 | www.aafp.org/fpm | FAMILY PRACTICE MANAGEMENT | 17 Here’s what to look for - and what to avoid. MARLY MCMILLEN, MBA, AND JIM AREND, MBA If you build it, people will come. That may have been good advice for Kevin Costner in the 1989 film Field of...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2010/1100/fpm20101100p17.pdf

Before You Sign That Office Lease -- FPM

Dec 1, 2010 - Here's what to look for - and what to avoid.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2010/1100/p17.html

Beginning With a Vision -- FPM

Mar 1, 1999 - The article explains the importance of having a shared vision to guide a practice's efforts toward quality patient care.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0300/p57.html

Behavioral Health -- FPM Topic Collection

May 13, 2021 - Advertisement Topic Collection Behavioral Health Editors' Choice of Best Available Content This article collection features popular FPM content on topics such as substance use disorders or other addictions and mental health conditions. Categories Collaboration Mental...

Family Practice Management : Topic Collections

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Being All Things to All Patients -- FPM

May 1, 2008 - You can do it all, or do some of it better.

Family Practice Management : From the Editor

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0500/p6.html

Benefits Programs: Look Before You Leap -- FPM

Apr 1, 1998 - This article discusses what benefits salaried FPs should seek to negotiate into their employment contracts.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1998/0400/p67.html

Best Practices in Claims Processing -- FPM

Aug 1, 2003 - Developed by a committee representing health plans and medical specialty societies including the AAFP, these tips are designed to assist family physicians and their billing staff reduce payment delays attributed to problems related to coordination of benefits.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2003/0700/p19.html

Better Practice Through Better Information -- FPM

Feb 1, 2003 - Argues that information management on larger and larger scales is crucial to family practice; introduces Bradd article on practice intranet and Endsley article on clinical instrument panel.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2003/0200/p8.html

Beyond Burnout: Addressing System-Induced Distress -- FPM

Oct 1, 2019 - To describe the current phenomenon, we need a better term that puts the blame where it belongs and reminds us that the problem is responsive to multiple treatment strategies.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0900/p4.html

Beyond Charting: Using Your EHR's Data to Improve Quality -- FPM

May 1, 2005 - Author describes how his residency program uses Crystal Reports to produce reports from their EMR system -- reports that have been useful in QI programs that have improved A1c, LDL and other outcome parameters.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0500/p90.html

Beyond EHRs: How Technology Can Help You Treat Chronic Illness -- FPM

Mar 1, 2008 - New tools may soon connect you to your patients at home.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0300/p29.html

Beyond Work-Life "Balance" -- FPM

Apr 1, 2016 - Balance isn't sustainable, but perhaps we can achieve dynamic equilibrium.

Family Practice Management : Employed Practice

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2016/0300/p7.html

Big Business and Bad Medicine -- FPM

Jun 1, 1999 - Editorial arguing that efforts to make medicine into big business are doomed to failure because they are economically unsound and because medicine is an art, not a business, and an art that depends on the doctor being set apart as special, not shoved into a slot with other providers.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0600/p8.html

Big Ideas to Help Your Practice Thrive -- Family Practice Management

...In late 2003, a year marked by rising malpractice insurance premiums, HIPAA compliance deadlines, ongo-ing reimbursement struggles and questions about the future of family medicine, the editors of Family Practice Management decided enough was enough. Determined to counter the tumultuous...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0900/fpm20040900p27.pdf

Big Ideas to Help Your Practice Thrive -- FPM

Sep 1, 2004 - Your family physician colleagues share their best ideas for energizing and strengthening the practice of medicine.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0900/p27.html

Billing & Claims -- FPM Topic Collection

Nov 9, 2021 - This article collection features popular FPM content on the subjects of billing, claims, collections, and other ways to maximize revenue -- from reducing denials to implementing patient payment policies. This article collection features popular FPM content on the subjects of billing, ...

Family Practice Management : Topic Collections

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/topicModules/viewTopicModule.htm?topicModuleId=50

Billing for Medicare Part D Vaccines -- FPM

Aug 1, 2007 - CMS introduced vaccine administration code G0377 for 2007, but what you will report next year is still unknown.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2007/0700/p33.html

Billing for NP Services: What You Need to Know -- FPM

May 1, 1998 - The author explains Medicare rules related to reimbursement for patient care provided by midlevel providers.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1998/0500/p12.html

Billing for Your Work With Surgeons -- FPM

Aug 1, 2004 - Coding and billing for services when a patient is undergoing surgery and is also under the care of a surgeon can be challenging for family physicians; the author explains how to do it right.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0700/p16.html

Billing Medicare for Diabetes Self-Management Training -- FPM

Apr 1, 1999 - Medicare now covers education for patients with diabetes, but be sure the right person is doing the educating.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0400/p10.html

Billing Medicare for Diabetes Self-Management Training (Update) -- FPM

Apr 1, 2001 - The reimbursement might make it worth your time to become an accredited diabetes educator.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/0400/p14.html

Billing, Collections and Claims Processing -- FPM Toolbox

Feb 23, 2018 - Download tools such as the FPM superbill to help you optimize your billing, collections, and claims processing.

Family Practice Management : FPM Toolbox : Billing, Collections and Claims Processing

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/toolBox/viewToolType.htm?toolTypeId=1

Blending Work and Family -- FPM

May 1, 2004 - Although some physicians try to balance their busy lives by setting clear boundaries between work and home, this physician explains how she benefits from letting her professional and personal lives overlap.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0500/p72.html

Blinded by a Patient's Age -- FPM

Jun 1, 2015 - When you see an 18-year-old patient, you don't expect to deliver bad news.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0500/p40.html

Blood Glucose Tracker -- FPM

Jun 1, 2015 - The Blood Glucose Tracker app enables patients who have diabetes to quickly and easily track their blood glucose.

Family Practice Management : SPPACES: App Reviews

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0500/p32.html

Bonuses and Incentives: Three Key Questions -- FPM

Aug 1, 1999 - This article is the second of a two-part series offering advice to employed family physicians about how to evaluate various bonuses and incentives as part of their compensation packages.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0700/p51.html

Breaking Even on Four Visits Per Day -- FPM

Jun 1, 2007 - Spurning health plan contracts enabled this practice to dramatically reduce overhead and fees while improving access for the uninsured.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2007/0600/p19.html

Bridging the Physician-Counselor Divide -- FPM

Feb 1, 2012 - When patients need to be referred for counseling, these tips can ensure success.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2012/0100/p36.html

Bringing Behavioral Health Into Your Practice Through a Psychiatric Collaborative Care ...

...www.aafp.org/fpm November/December 2019 | FPM | 11 CME LEISA BAILEY, MD, GRACE WAGSTAFF, MS, AND DIANE LITTLE, APRN-PSYCHIATRIC Bringing Behavioral Health Into Your Practice Through a Psychiatric Collaborative Care Program Learn how to implement an integrated behavioral...

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https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/1100/fpm20191100p11.pdf

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