On the practice management front, a new rule requiring face-to-face assessment of patients to determine eligibility for home health care has been a source of concern for many ACP ... members. Here is some practical advice from ACP's Center for Practice
He is also the Director of Education Technology (Academic Computing) for his medical school and in charge of his hospital system's home grown Learning and Content Management System. ... He is interested in use of technology in education, social media and
The decision maker on the insurance company's end who decides whether your doctor (regardless of specialty or years in practice) is justified in requesting the medication or test that your ... on their medical practice.
What really stunned me, though, was the way that her orthodontist organized his practice. ... Medicine is too complicated. Our costs are too variable. Our practice flows are less predictable.
Part of the discontentment appears tied to the sentiment that MOC or other similar activities may not accurately affect individual practice realities. ... Internists, for example, often pursue work in academic research, quality improvement, clinical
It's only when we escape the insurance system that we can tell those who will be drafting ICD-11 to go engage in procreative management [Z31.9]. ... Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Fuchs spent three years as a full-time faculty
Barr, MD, MBA, FACP, senior vice president of ACP's division of practice management. ... It's important to ensure that the system's features match the practice's needs before buying it, he said.
If a practice meets any one of the following criteria, then it is possible to increase profitability. ... ACP members can download the newly revised Office Laboratory Check Up for free; click on Practice Management, then Financial Management, then Office
ongoing basis the readiness level of all Medicare contractors and state Medicaid agencies.• Assessing the readiness and targeting outreach to practice management and electronic health record (EHR) software vendors serving physician ... Slightly more
practice management and health policy.