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Creating a practice that's open to GLBT patients

But the specialized needs of GLBT patients extend beyond their sexual health, Dr. ... Freund said. They may have greater need of mental health care.“ You're going to see much more depression, anxiety, panic,” he said.
January 2013

New drugs approved for hypertension, lupus and COPD

The potential exists for leakage and possible loss of sterility, which may lead to serious adverse health consequences and/or death. ... It is not intended to treat COPD that involves primary emphysema and comes with a medication guide informing patients
May 2011

Learning to parry patient requests

The remainder of the time, the doctor explored the request in more detail or offered an alternate diagnosis or approach, such as a diagnostic workup or a referral to a mental ... I just feel like you don't have to do it. It's radiation to the individual
March 2011

Rethinking the value of the annual exam

A lot of behavioral and mental health problems emerge during the annual visit.”. ... For patients:. My Health Finder. This resource includes less detailed versions of some of the USPSTF recommendations.
January 2010

Variety of coding changes loom for 2013

All of these codes represent an innovative step in health claim reporting: the inclusion of non-face-to-face work and time. ... writing) for the transition of a beneficiary from care furnished by a treating physician during a hospital stay, skilled
November 2012

Suicide, psychiatric care and inadequate resources

Starting in the 1960's a strong movement, led by mental health pioneers, pushed for deinstitutionalization. ... because most insurance plans had little or no coverage for mental health issues.
August 2019

Adapting primary care to include transgender patients

Most mental health issues also should fall within the purview of primary care, with internists helping to coordinate care that goes beyond their boundaries. ... able to provide referral to a good and competent mental health provider or therapist,” Dr.
November 2017

Democrats overplay their hand on health care policy

overpayments to Medicare Advantage plans, improving the Medicare Part D drug benefit, increasing appropriations for health research, and reducing disparities in mental health benefits. ... for SCHIP; reduced Medicare cost-sharing for mental health
February 2008

Asking right questions key to detecting abuse

Zink said. This balance might change if someone becomes ill, or if there is a change in one partner's mental health status. ... Medical Association quickly countered by saying health care providers should continue screening those patients.
March 2009

QD: News Every Day--Patients need prompting to bring up depression

The literature shows this demographic is less likely to use mental health services, and may opt for informal sources of care and support. ... Practical solutions involve actively promoting mental health services in the primary care offices, Dr.
August 2019

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