Set Your ICD-10 Goals for 2016
The ICD-10 transition will continue into the next year for practices. Here are some tips you’ll need to take in 2016.
Train Staff to Address ICD-10 Related Coder Shortage
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.
On Tap for Physicians Attending Internal Medicine 2009
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.
App Review: drawMD
When it comes to drawMD, an app that allows clinicians to illustrate and modify medical images, the pictures do speak a thousand words.
45 y/o with Abdominal Discomfort
Case History: 45-year-old patient presented with history of abdominal discomfort.
Tardive Dyskinesia: A Review of the Literature
Download this educational supplement to briefly review key recent and seminal articles.
Beta Blockers Heighten Risk of CV Events in T2DM
Post-hoc analysis of ACCORD trial data suggests the indication of beta blocker therapy in T2DM patients be more closely examined.
Diabetes News Roundup: New Thoughts on Standard Thinking
Find research on diabetes patients that could shift your thinking on home blood glucose monitoring; metformin efficacy in T1DM; and race and A1c.
The Best Ways to Deal with a Disappointed Patient
Disappointed and angry patients are more likely to sue you for malpractice. Our advisory board shares tips on how to avoid this situation.
Asset Protection: Physicians Face Varying Seasonal Risks
Physicians face many risks beyond just malpractice; we take a look at one big liability issue in the news and preventable seasonal risks.
Filgotinib Monotherapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Significant dose-dependent relief of both signs and symptoms was seen where methotrexate alone had failed.
Filgotinib With Methotrexate for Rheumatoid Arthritis
The new janus kinase 1 inhibitor used in combination with MTX produced rapid improvement in symptoms.
The Good and Bad of the 2018 MACRA Proposed Rule
CMS' proposed rule for the 2018 performance year of the Quality Payment Program should be seen as a major win for small practices, experts say.
Adapting Use of The “Sterile Cockpit Rule” in Radiology
How to minimize distractions.
Speaking Up: Sexual Harassment in the Medical Setting
Here: a review of the definition of sexual harassment, its prevalence among physicians and medical students, its potential impact on physicians and trainees, and guidance about its management.
Q&A: MACRA Proposed Rule and Radiology
What radiology practices need to know about CMS’ latest proposed rule.
When a Patient Leaves Your Practice for Good
Dr. Daniel Hoffman's guide on what to do if your patient has to leave your practice, for one reason or another.
Legal Pain Management for Physicians
Legal advice on how to ensure you don't get in trouble for negligent conduct in taking care of a patient with a drug-seeking problem.
4 Tips to Strategically Align with MACRA
Follow these tips to avoid feeling overwhelmed by MACRA requirements, while remaining prepared for the uncertain future.
Staying Afloat in Healthcare's Ever-Changing Landscape
Small practices can benefit from partnering with an IT partner to fit their needs, here are some tips on choosing that partner.
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