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The dog in the fight

One said to do 1 thing which would require another one to do a procedure. ... But the procedure-doing doctor didn't feel so much like that was needed.
September 2020

Survey finds some patients hate pills more than others

As a result, patient goals should be considered before patients and their caregivers decide on such procedures.
May 2015

Medical practice hassles torture patients and doctors

Some insurance companies will not cover procedures in our ASC so these patients must get scoped at the hospital instead. ... Why does this matter? Because the insurance company may require that the patient pay a greater share for a diagnostic procedure?
September 2020

New dosing for ESAs and oseltamivir, warning on pioglitazone

Patients undergoing a knee replacement should take the medication for 12 days and patients undergoing a hip replacement procedure should take it for 35 days.
September 2011

Successful bariatric surgery requires planning, prep

the procedure, according to experts. ... In our story this month, staff writer Mollie Durkin delves into the many issues surrounding bariatric surgery, including a review of the procedures available and which are most commonly performed now.
January 2016

Answering questions about coding for ACA-mandated services

the procedure code.
March 2014

Fee schedule updates, penalties explained for 2012

For internal medicine, the overall effect on the Relative Value Unit (RVU) and Multiple Procedure Payment Reductions (MPPRs), without factoring in the update, is nearly flat, at 1% increase in allowable ... Thus, physicians may report Healthcare Common
January 2012

Indications added for Gardasil, breast implants questioned

The recall prompted the FDA to remind clinicians that non-sterile pads are not intended to prep patients prior to procedures requiring strict sterility measures (such as catheter insertion or surgery)
April 2011

Good enough?

of Medicare data (2009 to 2013) on 8 generally elective surgical procedures: knee and hip replacement, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, lumbar spinal fusion (broken out by anterior and posterior approach), “complete” prostatectomy, transurethral
September 2020

The basic health care transaction

For a primary care provider, the main “procedure” is the office visit itself. • ... The bigger the problems, the better the reimbursement for procedures for the doctor. •
September 2020

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