Katzoff, vice president for practice management and consulting services for the American Gastroenterological Association. ... to-face service by anyone in the practice for at least three years.
Most doctors have a love/hate (and mainly hate) relationship with health insurance companies. We struggle with their confusing and complex c...
PRACTICE MANAGEMENT. Until now, the InternationalClassification of Diseases, TenthRevision, Clinical Modification(ICD-10) codes have been mostly a theoret-ical construct. ... FindCPS online at www.acponline.org/running_practice/practice_management/.
You can also visit ACP's telemedicine implementation module, “Telemedicine: A Practical Guide for Incorporation into your Practice.”. ... Disha Patel is an Analyst in the Department of Medical Practice in ACP's Washington, D.C., office.
Many resources exist to help clinicians and practice teams increase patient and family involvement. ... Margo Williams, MHA, CMPE, is Senior Associate, Practice Management in ACP's Department of Medical Practice, which provides members with resources
PRACTICE MANAGEMENT. The 2013 Medicare physician feeschedule rule changes increase pay-ments to internists by 4% to 5% overlast year, an estimated total payment ofmore than $11 billion. ... The bulk of thisincrease (3%) comes from the new transi-tional
ACP Internist outlined the practice of using scribes in its February issue, noting that taking a patient's history is considered an intimate part of the exam process, one long-cherished ... Like much of the traditional practice of medicine, it's facing a
For the average practice, however, reducing a portal's functional footprint can raise its value and usage, physicians said. ... Making an appointment and dealing with patients, helping with appointments, and medication management are the biggest benefits.
Talk to vendors. This includes any vendor that processes patient data, including your practice management system, electronic health record vendor, clearinghouse, billing service, Physician Quality Reporting System registry, and labs or ... Margo Williams
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,