https://acpinternist.org/archives/2009/07/billing.htm. ICD-10 and transactions standards are changing. ACP's practice management staff advise how to stay up-to-date across the entire office ... It will also require discussions with vendors of the
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2012/04/technology.htm. Internists are piecing together technology to improve their practice management, but too many pieces are more of a puzzle than a picture. ... Molly Cooke, MD, FACP, the College's 2012-2013
Underwood said. “I don't think anyone will leave your practice because you have a phone tree. ... Tell patients to have their pharmacies fax prescription requests. Source: Center for Practice Innovation.
Practice staff know the patients and clinicians, as well as local subspecialists, facilities, and testing entities, best. ... Margo Williams, MHA, CMPE, is Senior Associate, Practice Management in ACP's Department of Medical Practice, which provides
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
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
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.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2018/01/what-physicians-can-do-about-ransomware.htm. Protecting a practice doesn't always require a large investment of money, just time and employee training.