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New tool for Annual Wellness Visits

The Health Risk Assessment adds a new but not insurmountable layer of effort and time to the visit. ... A Web-based Health Risk Assessment (created by can be found online.
May 2012

Test yourself

risk assessment for primary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) by using the Pooled Cohort Equations. ... smoking) and a calculated 10-year ASCVD event risk of 10% or higher.
December 2021

EHR era ushers in stricter privacy, security

Experts are advising physicians to conduct a risk assessment, encrypt their electronic files, update their business associate agreements, and train their staff in order to be ready for audits and avoid ... A good risk assessment should uncover any
April 2010

ZIP codes of medical destiny

An article just published in Annals of Internal Medicine reported health outcomes in nearly 110,000 people who had undergone cardiac risk assessment in the Cleveland Clinic Health System. ... The researchers applied the Pooled Cohort Equations Risk Model
May 2022

CONFERENCE COVERAGE Information plus documentation a must for informed ...

sioned in the Centers for Disease Controland Prevention’s Interim Guidance onHealth Risk. ... visits. The College strongly recommendedthat the health risk assessment shouldreceive additional RVUs because of theadditional work and practice expense it
December 2011

Changes coming for colon cancer screening

Potential paths to a higher-value colon cancer screening system include developing alternative screening technologies, refining risk assessment and surveillance, and lowering the cost of sedation. ... What we need is a system for risk stratification.”.
July 2014

Predicting heart disease with markers is risky undertaking

The current debate around the value of CRP for CHD risk assessment could be considered a warm-up for things to come. ... An additive, incremental approach to CHD risk assessment could conceivably drive up health care costs with little return on the
February 2009

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT As always, the Medicare program hassome changes ...

Annual wellness visitsMedicare beneficiaries likely will need. assistance from physician office staff incompleting the health risk assessment envi-.
December 2011

Prescribe opioids, but with caution

Feely said.). Among the first steps to properly managing prescription opioids is performing a risk assessment, she said. ... Many risk assessment tools are available online, and no particular tool is better than the others, she said.
July 2015

Fee schedule updates, penalties explained for 2012

The College strongly recommended that the health risk assessment should receive additional RVUs because of the additional work and practice expense it will require. ... The reimbursement for the health risk assessment will be included in the
January 2012

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