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The ICD-10 transition will continue into the next year for practices. Here are some tips you’ll need to take in 2016.

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With a dearth of coders thanks to the ICD-10 transition, some practices find that training current staff is the best way to get good coders.

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Which states do physicians prosper in? Click on any state to get our complete analysis of how "physician friendly" it is.

Health care reform, the patient-centered medical home, and the impact of environmental change on global health are just a few of the topics to be discussed at the Internal Medicine 2009 Medicine 2009 in Philadelphia this week.

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Here's the story of one of my very first patients -- 45 years ago -- who taught me a powerful lesson about countertransference.

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One would easily imagine from a recent TV report that psychiatrically ill and suicidal students are routinely being shipped off to hospitals and removed from their colleges without due process or discussion.

As the prevalence increases, obesity continues to grow as a major health problem. Here are brief summaries of the latest research findings.

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The backlash over the cost hike of the EpiPen forced the manufacturer Mylan to take action and defend itself this week.

In our recurring blog "Inbox" we share comments from physicians and practice administrators telling us what keeps them awake at night.

Which patients are most likely to find a computer-based program helpful?

Bilateral tiny lumps in a 4-month-old boy's heels are making his mother anxious. Get a close look at the lesions and enter your Dx.

Medicare's new payment program under MACRA will place pressure on independent physician practices, as they compete for limited Medicare bonuses.

Upgrading technology used to be fun.

Topical steroids and antifungals have not only failed to resolve the bilateral rash; the teen says they’ve made it worse. Your Dx?

What policy prescriptions, if any, would you make on a federal level for reducing gun violence in America? That question and more answered.

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In the world of coding, here's why an attending physician is not really allowed to attest to an NP consult. Also, what are comparative billing reports?

A recent hearing by the Senate Finance Committee brought up the possibility the Stark Law could be revamped to something simpler.

The renal protective effects seen with the SGLT2 inhibitor canogliflizin may be independent of glycemic control, suggest authors of a new post-hoc analysis.

This series focuses on what it’s like to be a radiologist in a variety of settings. Here, we focused on academic radiology.

The ethical core of the Goldwater Rule is sound, but the rule needs clearer and more nuanced language.

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