ACP's practice management staff digest what internists need to know to stay atop of billing for 2009, documentation, the “3-year rule” and cross-walks for services previously billed as ... Q: Our practice has not submitted all of its claims from last
Twitter. Dr. Just has 36 years in clinical practice of hematology and medical oncology.
David A. Burrows, FACP, a general internist in Castle Rock, Colo., has done this in his own practice. ... Underwood said. “I don't think anyone will leave your practice because you have a phone tree.
How can a practice be penalized and receive incentive payments for electronic prescribing at the same time? ... For more information on e-prescribing, see AmericanEHR Partners and ACP's practice management center.
Even ICD-10 proponents, justifying pressuring physicians to prepare now for ICD-10 implementation, grudgingly warn of reduced productivity, increased practice management costs, and time-consuming responses to endless coding “queries” ... 3.
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
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
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
Barr, MD, MBA, FACP, senior vice president of ACP's division of practice management. ... guideline for chronic disease or medication management, he said, but doctors may override the alerts for various reasons.
In addition, ACP's Practice Advisor includes care coordination and referral management modules with sample policies and procedures, referral packages, logs, and many additional resources that can be adapted to your ... practice. Margo Williams, MHA, CMPE,