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Q: Over holiday, we received written hospice referral from a physician. Start of care (SO
Do you plan to attend either AAPC's Healthcon in Nashville or the AHIMA ICD-10 and Computer Assis
MARCH 26, 2014
JUSTCODING
"I had emotional whiplash in residency... Attendings would gang up on one resident and say,
JANUARY 29, 2016
A majority of residents report having positive relationships with attending physicians, according
JULY 24, 2015
by Robin Deakins, RN, CCDS It all started with my desire to attend the 2015 ACDI
  According to a research letter published in JAMA Internal Medicine, physicians a
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
Q: We recently had attending physicians send back queries with responses by the physician
In an effort to reduce burnout, some hospitals are training their physicians to be more resilient
In an effort to reduce burnout, some hospitals are training their physicians to be more resilient
MAY 13, 2016
Q: We recently had attending physicians send back queries with responses by the physician as
DECEMBER 2, 2015
JUSTCODING
The program director should use information and evaluations collected from attending physicians,
APRIL 25, 2014
Why attend the 2016 Credentialing Resource Center Symposium?
MARCH 16, 2016
An anonymous essay in the Annals of Internal Medicine is shedding light on physician disruptive b
AUGUST 21, 2015
OCTOBER 8, 2014
JUSTCODING
Seventy-eight percent of emergency medicine residents and attending physicians reported at least
JUNE 16, 2016
Q: How have you handled situations when specialty physicians and hospitalists do
Dear readers, Are you a physician leader with advice to share? If so, we want to h
MARCH 17, 2016
Physician certifications and recertifications by Janet Po
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
Q: How have you handled situations when specialty physicians and hospitalists do not ag
JULY 16, 2014
JUSTCODING
Are physicians less well trained as a result of work-hour reforms that cap residents’ work
Q: A patient was in a hyperbaric oxygen chamber for eight minutes and the physician had
OCTOBER 1, 2014
JUSTCODING
A woman posing as a physician in training successfully infiltrated the medical staff ranks at Bri
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
To accurately interpret and code physician documentation, the HIM department should employ
JUNE 4, 2014
JUSTCODING
APRIL 23, 2014
JUSTCODING
DECEMBER 9, 2015
JUSTCODING
AMDA-Dedicated to Long-Term Care has released final competencies for attending physicians i
OCTOBER 25, 2013
In the face of a worsening nationwide physician shortage, health providers should look to develop
MARCH 1, 2018
By Christopher Cheney Most physicians experience fatigue working with el
JULY 23, 2020
The top five reasons to attend the 2014 Medicare Compliance Forum The 2
Nine years. Nine conferences. Each is distinctive. Those fortunate enough to attend conferences o
By Christopher Cheney One of the top physician burnout researchers in th
SEPTEMBER 24, 2020
When you ask patients why they like or dislike their physicians, they tend to focus on the physic
JULY 15, 2020
APRIL 2, 2014
JUSTCODING
APRIL 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
Littleton (New Hampshire) Regional Healthcare relies on locum tenens physicians to aug
Physicians certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties or American Osteopathi
DECEMBER 21, 2017
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
APRIL 2, 2014
JUSTCODING
JCAHO surveyors attending training in Chicago this week learned of changes that will take effect
“I’ve spent the majority of my residency working side-by-side with my attendings, loo
OCTOBER 27, 2017
MARCH 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Which of the following one-day coding training sessions would you be most interested in attending
JULY 29, 2015
JUSTCODING
Compliance MSPs, physicians, and hospital-owned clinics:
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
JUSTCODING
Wellness among medical trainees and physicians has become a popular topic of discussion in recent
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
  Patient Status Pocket Cards for Physicians
  Reporting physician visits for SNF patients
NOVEMBER 16, 2018
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
  “Try not to succumb to the attitude that being a resident or junior attend
AUGUST 15, 2014
Dear readers, If you are attending the National Association Medical Staff Service
OCTOBER 1, 2015
Dear readers, Have you attended one of our
APRIL 12, 2018
With the threat posed by stress and burnout to physicians’ well-being and clinical performa
MARCH 31, 2016
Which of the following webinar topics would you be most likely to pay to attend?
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
Which of the following webinar topics would you be most likely to pay to attend?
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
To develop new strategies for improving physician and patient well-being and increasing the time
DECEMBER 15, 2017
Keeping track of resident attendance at didactic conferences used to be a nightmare for
DECEMBER 21, 2018
  New whitepape available: Physician Certification and Recertification: Permission to Bill
APRIL 29, 2016
  CMS allowing physicians to pick their pace of participation with Quality Payment Program
SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
The average physician signing bonus paid in 2016 is up slightly from 2015, according to healthcar
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
The average income for physicians is $294,000, according to Medscape’s 2017 Physician Compe
APRIL 7, 2017
  Updated 2018 Medicare Part B physician fee schedule in effect
MARCH 16, 2018
  Medicare physician fee schedule: What's changing for 2019?
Physician engagement is vital to a hospital's or system's success. In one hospital system studie
The transition from medical school to residency is an aspect of physician training that has histo
MAY 19, 2017
A new nationwide survey commissioned by The Physician Foundation found that physicians are strugg
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
The Physician Retraining & Reentry program, developed by professors at the University
OCTOBER 2, 2014
Physician outsourcing firm EmCare, a subsidiary of Envision Healthcare, recently announced plans
JUNE 19, 2014
  In a survey of more than 20,000 physicians, the majority reported feeling overex
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
New physicians graduating from residency may want to consider contract work. The use of locum ten
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
If you’re attending the NAMSS 38th Educational Conference and Exhibition next week in New
  Change is right around the corner, so attend the 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum
The presentations. The people. The River Walk. If you attended the 2015 ACDIS National Conference
Have you ever wanted to attend one of HCPro’s
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
Residency training typically serves as physicians’ first exposure to the clinical document
AUGUST 11, 2017
by Pedram Mizani, MD, MHSA, family physician and chief clinical officer of the AmeriClerkship
JULY 14, 2017
A new study has found that physician rating websites are popular with consumers but offer little
SEPTEMBER 4, 2017
Physicians would be able to increase the number of physician assistants they supervise from four
APRIL 24, 2014
The national rate of physician turnover held steady at just under 7% during the past two years, b
Physicians who take extended leaves have limited options to help bring them back up to speed to p
JUNE 25, 2015
Rural areas offer the biggest compensation packages for primary care physicians, according to hea
APRIL 14, 2016
The amount of revenue physicians generate for their hospitals is on the rise, according to data f
APRIL 14, 2016
Kentucky has the highest average salary for physicians in the country at $346,000, according to M
MAY 19, 2020
When CMS shared the findings of the 2015 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), it also publi
Physician practices have many of the same concerns that hospitals and large healthcare systems do
A new AMA report examined how non-solo physicians were being paid and found that just over half r
AUGUST 27, 2015
Between 2003 and 2013, 177 physicians who were reported to the National Practitioner Data Bank (N
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
A survey of 1,200 physicians, residents, and medical students conducted by the American Medical A
MARCH 31, 2017
New physicians entering practice may want to consider moving to New Hampshire, according to new d
MAY 5, 2017
A new survey from Merritt Hawkins shows that while more physicians are joining practices owned by
by Pedram Mizani, MD, MHSA, family physician and chief clinical officer of the AmeriClerkship
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
More physicians are being asked to provide aid-in-dying services for terminally ill patients, som
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
A study of Press Ganey surveys found that patients gave higher scores to their physicians if they
DECEMBER 4, 2020
A new study finds that pay gaps between men and women are greater at physician practices that als
AUGUST 12, 2020
By 2025, the U.S. will face a shortage of 46,100 to 90,400 physicians, according to a repo
MARCH 6, 2015
By 2025, the U.S. will face a shortage of 46,100 to 90,400 physicians, according to a repo
MARCH 5, 2015
Physicians feel burned out by administrative tasks and long hours, but also by the emotional fall
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
Fifty-five percent of physician leaders believe the Affordable Care Act has more good in it than
AUGUST 6, 2015
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
A survey of more than 19,000 physicians across 26 specialties found that one-third of emergency m
APRIL 22, 2016
The rate of employed physicians in the United States is on the rise and shows no sign of slowing
APRIL 7, 2016
  Physicians and health care providers continue to improve quality of care, lower costs
AUGUST 26, 2016
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
DECEMBER 27, 2016
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
DECEMBER 13, 2016
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
In 2016, about 47% of physicians were active in the state where they completed their residency, a
NOVEMBER 10, 2017
  CMS final rule makes changes to how physicians are paid, delays E/M coding reform
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
Do you have questions about physician practice coding, reimbursement, safety, EHRs, compliance, H
Many medical staffs are not prepared for an aging physician population, but help is on the way! J
MARCH 7, 2014
HCPro’s Physician Profile Reporter is a customized software program that compiles all sour
Boosting physician engagement can not only improve patient care but also increase revenue, accord
JUNE 12, 2014
Regardless of how they frame the discussion, physicians who deliver bad news may be seen as less
by: Megan Pielmeier Agencies should make a partnership with physicians to educat
Physician practices spend more than $15.4 billion each year reporting quality measures that nearl
In the short term, hospitals may reap financial rewards by employing large numbers of physicians
Q: Can we accept stamped signatures on physician orders? A:
“In our experience, the only sustainable way to help physicians achieve their potential in
DECEMBER 3, 2015
The percentage of physicians experiencing burnout is on the rise, according to a study published
DECEMBER 10, 2015
Physician Practice Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to billin
DECEMBER 15, 2015
The percentage of physicians experiencing burnout is on the rise, according to a study published
DECEMBER 11, 2015
For home health patients, may we accept orders for labs from a physician assistant (PA) w
Strengthening support for physician-led team-based care will be a top legislative priority, accor
JANUARY 28, 2016
 The majority of young physicians don’t have an updated will, power of attorney docume
JUNE 10, 2016
Medicare may verify that the provider claims (physician office claims) contain the appropriate bi
In the past six years, the actively licensed U.S. physician-to-population ratio increased from 27
A study published in JAMA Internal Medicine found that physician burnout is associated with an in
SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
Iowa continues to see a steady increase in its supply of physicians, despite gloomy predictions
The Ohio House recently passed a bill aiming to authorize eligible physician assistants to write
Employed physicians—now comprising 59% of all U.S. physicians—have their own set of p
Studies show that physicians tend to practice close to where they received their training.
APRIL 23, 2015
A policy that would require physicians in Manitoba set up an on-call system for patient calls a
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Forty-six percent of physicians reported feeling burned out, up from 40% in 2013, accordin
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
With a projected physician shortage reaching as high as 90,000 by 2025, the country will need to
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
A vast majority of physician leaders support improving the value of healthcare by increasing qual
OCTOBER 8, 2015
With the impending physician shortage brought on by an aging baby boom generation and millions of
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
A few key characteristics differentiate good physician leaders from high-performing ones, accordi
DECEMBER 10, 2015
Junior physicians in Britain are planning a 24-hour mass walkout next week, followed by two 48-ho
JANUARY 8, 2016
More organization are putting a greater emphasis on leadership skills when recruiting physicians.
JANUARY 7, 2016
A recent study published in Health Affairs found that when physician practices have care-manageme
MARCH 31, 2016
Physicians earn less per hour over their lifetimes than teachers, according to an analysis publis
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
Physician recruiting firm Merritt Hawkins noticed an interesting trend in 2017: recruitment for s
JUNE 29, 2018
Many primary care physicians fear the increased use of quality metrics and financial penal
Despite a nearly unprecedented run of consolidation among health systems and physician groups in
In a short time, thousands of physicians in training will be entering a new phase of their lives
MAY 12, 2017
A new study has found that physician rating websites are popular with consumers but offer little
Physician Assistants (PA) were among the most-placed healthcare providers last year, based on hi
A bill to streamline the physician reentry process, introduced last month by U.S. Rep. John Sarb
  Credentialing providers in a physician practice is a confusing and time-consumin
  Credentialing providers in a physician practice is a confusing and time-consumin
We have been getting complaints from physicians regarding too much paperwork that we send
Credentialing providers in a physician practice is a confusing and time-consuming process that ca
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Credentialing providers in a physician practice is a confusing and time-consuming process that ca
Young physicians may struggle to properly plan for their retirements due to the fact that they be
OCTOBER 14, 2016
A new study has found that physicians can be swayed to prescribe new prescription drugs for pharm
DECEMBER 27, 2016
A new study has found that physicians can be swayed to prescribe new prescription drugs for pharm
Physicians who provide E/M services must document the necessary clinical information to support t
Your relationship with the physicians you work with might be challenging from time to time. Case
One Week until Medicare Compliance Forum-Here are the Top Reasons Why You Should Attend
APRIL 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
APRIL 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
Have you ever wanted to attend one of HCPro’s
MARCH 3, 2017
Stop the productivity drain and ensure your outcome scores are accurate. Attend this webinar to s
Do you sometimes feel like you and the physicians at your hospital aren’t communicating as
JANUARY 12, 2016
by Pedram Mizani, MD, MHSA, family physician and chief clinical officer of the AmeriClerkship
JANUARY 12, 2018
Physician Practice Insider wants to learn more about its subscribers and the daily chall
DECEMBER 30, 2014
  Physician Retraining & Reentry (PRR) announced this week its online program-
Physician engagement, one of the greatest keys to the success of healthcare organizations today,
According to a survey conducted by Deloitte, physicians expect half of their compensation to come
JULY 17, 2015
The AMA is encouraging physicians to share their stories about their experiences with EHRs and M
JULY 30, 2015
With a projected physician shortage reaching as high as 90,000 by 2025, the country will need to
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
In response to projected physician shortages in the near future, lawmakers in Ohio are considerin
OCTOBER 15, 2015
A study published in JAMA looked at burnout of U.S. physicians by specialty. Emergency medicine,
DECEMBER 3, 2015
On Tuesday, junior physicians (i.e., residents) in Britain staged the country’s first physi
JANUARY 15, 2016
Physician leaders aren’t doing enough to address physician burnout, according to a survey c
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
To combat physician shortages and a growing number of patients due to the Affordable Care Act, se
MARCH 10, 2016
Juggling medical school debt and daily expenses may leave little resources for new physicians to
MAY 13, 2016
A report in the Journal of Medical Internet Research found that younger physicians have
JUNE 17, 2016
To find out what traits patients value in their physicians, Zocdoc recently questioned 1,025 Amer
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
To develop new strategies for improving physician and patient well-being and increasing the time
DECEMBER 15, 2017
Denying a referral should be a determination based on agency policy and physician cooperation.
The Tennessee Nurses Association is seeking the removal of a state law that requires physicians t
AUGUST 12, 2019
Forty-two percent of physicians reported being burned out, according to a Medscape survey of more
JANUARY 25, 2021
A new mobile app hopes to help physicians cope with the stress that comes with the job. The Burno
JULY 17, 2015
A new mobile app hopes to help physicians cope with the stress that comes with the job. The Burno
JULY 16, 2015
“The confluence of major issues facing the system, from a shrinking pool of physicians, mor
AUGUST 14, 2015
“When engagement scores are low, physicians take little pride in the hospital, would not r
JANUARY 28, 2016
“Physicians generally have pure intentions. We want to help our patients. How can we help
The value modifier (VM) is Medicare’s physician pay-for-performance program that rewards or
“[L]et me be clear. No one wants a tired physician. Not patients, not physicians. And certa
JUNE 9, 2017
The Joint Commission has revised its policy for inclusion of physician practices in hospital and
NOVEMBER 7, 2013
A U.S. District Court judge in Newark, N.J., this week sentenced a former physician to six and a
An overwhelming majority of patients believe physician assistants (PA) improve quality of
OCTOBER 23, 2014
Patients often go online to find diagnoses, drug information, and details about their physicians
At the request of the Minnesota Legislature, the Task Force on Foreign-Trained Physicians
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
  This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of an inpati
Orthopedic surgeons had the highest salaries among physician specialties in 2014, according to a
AUGUST 6, 2015
Orthopedic surgeons had the highest salaries among physician specialties in 2014, according to a
AUGUST 7, 2015
Physicians and trainees are not identifying or addressing overweight/obesity in hospitalized chil
AUGUST 7, 2015
Physician groups have led much of the resistance against ICD-10 implementation. At its Jun
Researchers at Stanford University found that hospital-employed physicians were much more likely
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
A physician lookup feature is available in beta on HealthCare.gov, according to
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
A physician lookup feature is available in beta on HealthCare.gov, according to
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Physician age, addiction, and disruptive behavior are common concerns for the medical staff. Tak
OCTOBER 22, 2015
The percentage of physicians with burnout is rising, according to researchers at the AMA and Mayo
JANUARY 21, 2016
Are you a physician leader with advice to share? If so, we want to hear from you. Medical
MARCH 24, 2016
I understand CMS now has a requirement that physicians must estimate the number of visits
Physicians specializing in dermatology are the happiest, according to a survey of more than 14,00
JANUARY 13, 2017
Physician Practice Perspectives is filled with Medicare news, coding an
According to a national survey of more than 3,500 emergency department (ED) physicians, approxima
OCTOBER 12, 2018
“When work factors catch up with physicians, the result can be articulated by emotional exh
DECEMBER 13, 2018
Being a physician is the fifth best overall job in the country, according to a U.S. News & Wo
FEBRUARY 3, 2021
The time it takes for a new patient to see a physician is on the rise, according to a
Physicians are showing more of an interest in digital health technologies, but they are still on
Beginning January 1, 2015, physicians will no longer need to provide certification for an inpatie
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
JUSTCODING
What can incent a patient to trust a physician, follow her directions, and remember the interacti
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
by Pedram Mizani, MD, MHSA, family physician and chief clinical officer of the AmeriClerkship
FEBRUARY 2, 2018
2-midnight rule draws concerns about emergency physician admitting privileges
About 90% of hospitals and other healthcare facilities reported using locum tenens physicians at
MARCH 14, 2014
Healthcare facilities in Western and upstate New York are facing a shortage of physicians, and i
APRIL 10, 2014
Would you be interested in sharing your knowledge and expertise with others? Physician Practice I
The use of social media among physicians has gone mainstream during the past few years, but some
Physicians in 128 groups exceeded benchmarks in quality and cost efficiency and will receive an i
With a complete roadmap unavailable, and rank-and-file physicians not really paying attention, th
Physicians in 11 cities held a day of solidarity last Saturday to raise awareness of the issue of
AUGUST 26, 2016
Primary care physicians are the most common source of care for patients with chronic pain, and th
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
In response to growing concerns with the nationwide rate of physician burnout, Stanford Medicine
JUNE 30, 2017
To address the shortage of physicians in Missouri, a recently passed bill would ease the qualific
JUNE 9, 2017
  In 2019, primary care physicians earned an average of $237,000 and specialists ear
APRIL 12, 2019
Although physician practices may welcome some of the changes MACRA and MIPS will bring, other cha
Patients of the Medicare-certified agency who are under the care of a physician and receiving hom
Though physician burnout rates appear to be leveling off, the percentage of physicians reporting
Live pigs aren’t necessary to train physicians to save lives. That was the
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
Q: My question is in regard to physician visits and certification. When a resident w
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
CMS’ Physician Compare website is intended to assist patients in finding the "best&quo
Three out of four physicians believe that fellow practitioners prescribe an unnecessary test or p
The vast majority of physicians aren't troublemakers, but bad behavior clearly isn't an isolated
The federal government may reimburse physicians for talking to Medicare patients and their famil
By the time James King, a former physician living in Billings, Montana, filed his taxes, his ide
After physician leaders have collected and assessed physician competence information, what shoul
Physician evaluation and management (E/M) payments cost Medicare $32.3 billion in 2010—abou
  Creating a new position to assume a physician’s documentation duties may l
  In response to reports of the impending physician shortage, FierceHealthcare rec
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
With a projected shortage of up to 90,400 physicians by 2025, according to a report releas
APRIL 16, 2015
Immigrant physicians are an underused resource that could provide primary care where it’s
Physicians in rural areas earn an average of $1,500 more in salary a year compared to thei
JANUARY 30, 2015
In response to the growing concern of physician burnout, the AMA’s STEPS Forward website, w
AUGUST 14, 2015
Although many physicians advise patients to stay home and rest when they are sick, most physicia
OCTOBER 22, 2015
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
Junior physicians (i.e., residents) in Britain vowed to continue their opposition to a new employ
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
Physicians in training may want to consider going into pediatrics, anesthesiology, obstetrics, or
FEBRUARY 19, 2016
The British Medical Association, which represent junior physicians (i.e., residents) has
MAY 13, 2016
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
Nearly three-quarters of physicians questioned in a survey by InCrowd said they felt their health
JUNE 23, 2016
Physician Practice Perspectives is a 12-page monthly newsletter full of practice
Nearly 40% of physicians are reluctant to seek formal medical care for mental health conditions d
OCTOBER 13, 2017
Emotional exhaustion, poor attitude, and career dissatisfaction are a few signs of physician bur
FEBRUARY 9, 2018
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a l
CMS launches new physician engagement imitative On October 13, CMS announced a push to im
OCTOBER 18, 2016
 Quality measures have been added to Physician Compare, a website that helps patients search
Physician stress has always been a fact of life, but anecdotal reports and studies suggest a sig
APRIL 3, 2014
Collecting and assessing information on physician competence are daunting tasks. But when physic
The revelation that a former Catonsville, Maryland physician obtained his Maryland medical licens
When hospitals acquire medical groups and physician practices, this consolidation can lead to hi
A survey by Cejka Search and the American Medical Group Association (AMGA) shows physician turno
More new physicians entering the workforce are opting for jobs as locum tenens in hospitals, phy
EHR adoption has been a slow process as physicians struggle to see its effects on patient care. H
  As more physicians admit to being stressed or burned out, it is becoming increasi
OCTOBER 1, 2015
We are seeking clarification on whether we can accept a physician’s verbal order to
More practices are using nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) in new ways and
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Combining Medicare Boot Camp®—Physician Services Version and Evaluation & Managemen
CMS wants to replace the meaningful use program for physicians with a program that is "far s
Nineteen of 20 physician specialties studied in a report from Merritt Hawkins saw starting salari
JUNE 17, 2016
Combining Medicare Boot Camp®—Physician Services Version and Evaluation & Managemen
Many of the best states for physicians are located in the Midwest, according to an analysis by pe
APRIL 20, 2018
What needs to be signed by the physician before we submit under the Review Choice Demonst
CMS must improve its physician outreach and beef up its IT systems to successfully implement the
Physicians in Virginia mocked an unconscious colonoscopy patient, joking that he had syphilis an
“What we have seen in our work with physicians as we report data on their performan
"EHRs are a great idea. But we should have allowed the market to convince physicians of th
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
Q: Can we use “zero” as a frequency in writing physician orders
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
“I don't think it is the demands of being a physician—responding to a code, consider
JANUARY 21, 2016
CMS is giving physicians four quality reporting options in an attempt to ensure physicians do not
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
More than one-quarter of physician practices fell short of revenue goals in 2016, according to a
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
It’s been five years since we surveyed the ACDIS members regarding the role physician advis
Once young physicians finish residency, they will have to decide whether to pursue board certific
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
Primary care physicians (PCP) are in a difficult spot these days. Paid less than specialists, man
Physicians in 2012 helped boost the U.S. economy, creating close to 10 million jobs, generating $
APRIL 24, 2014
A National Bureau of Economic Research paper contends that “cowboy” physicians&mdash
  For the second year in row, the average physician turnover rate remained at 6.8
AUGUST 28, 2014
A study published in CriticalCareNurse found that increased nurse-physician collaboratio
APRIL 14, 2015
Evidence gleaned from 30 studies demonstrates that how a physician dresses has a bearing on pati
An unlicensed physician has been convicted for his role in a scheme to bill Medicare for h
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Healthcare information technology systems are falling short when it comes to supporting physician
New physicians fresh out of residency may be unaware of what they need to ask for when considerin
OCTOBER 2, 2015
Dermatologists are the happiest of all physicians, according to the results of Medscape’s 2
JANUARY 22, 2016
Dermatologists are the happiest of all physicians, according to the results of Medscape’s 2
JANUARY 21, 2016
Nearly all specialties that were represented in Medscape’s 2016 Physician Compensation Repo
APRIL 8, 2016
Nearly all specialties that were represented in Medscape’s 2016 Physician Compensation Rep
APRIL 7, 2016
New physicians often lack the legal expertise to fully understand their first employment contract
APRIL 29, 2016
When asked to accurately recall decisions and recommendations from their physicians, only about h
MARCH 30, 2018
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a l
"Did it ever occur to some of today’s physicians that many people work awfully hard an
AUGUST 27, 2015
"[A]s we enter into clinical practice, physicians face the burdens of documentation and reg
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
“Physicians must be leaders… We must turn the tide for people who currently suffer a
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
Some physicians and physician groups are still wary of joining an ACO, but as the industry contin
A new study found that more patients are regularly communicating with their physicians through em
“Often we don’t pay physicians for the best care they can give.”
APRIL 28, 2016
“As physicians, we are on the front lines of an opioid epidemic that is crippling communit
“The qualities that make people good physicians are a double-edged sword … It&rsquo
JUNE 24, 2016
“The qualities that make people good physicians are a double-edged sword … It&rsquo
JUNE 23, 2016
“I chose to get an MD/MBA, and I wish more physicians had knowledge about the business and
AUGUST 12, 2016
Communication and visit satisfaction increased for physicians and patients when patients type an
The United States could face a shortage of 40,800–104,900 physicians by 2030, according to
MARCH 24, 2017
“As the U.S. has become increasingly multicultural, so, too, have its patient and physician
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
Providers should continue educating coders and physicians to avoid the problems that were
  To address the growing physician shortage, legislation has been introduced in th
JUNE 12, 2014
  Tips to prevent physician burnout Physicians experiencing
JULY 24, 2014
Fraud made house calls, according to the FBI’s Chicago Division. A physician and the CEO o
Finding effective ways to continuously remind physicians of documentation improvement methods can
As hospitals acquire more physician offices, patients are often paying more, not less, for their
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
OCTOBER 13, 2015
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
OCTOBER 20, 2015
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
DECEMBER 8, 2015
Supporters of a new law in Missouri that aims to reduce the physician shortage are frustrated tha
DECEMBER 17, 2015
Supporters of a new law in Missouri that aims to reduce the physician shortage are frustrated tha
DECEMBER 18, 2015
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
JANUARY 5, 2016
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
DECEMBER 29, 2015
As concerns mount that small and solo physician practices will suffer under MIPS, HHS announced i
A new study has found that the average physician practice spends more than $40,000 on quality rep
Many hospitals today use a hospitalist role in which an employed physician manages the care for p
With new residents expected to begin their training on July 1, seven physician groups have sent a
JUNE 1, 2018
According to physicianemploymentrepo
JANUARY 2, 2020
Amid the growing COVID-19 pandemic, many hospitals and physician practices have been forced to la
APRIL 15, 2020
Although physicians are more resilient when compared to the rest of the U.S. working population,
JULY 22, 2020
Several recent studies have found that physician burnout is linked to multiple causes, with exces
Q&A The challenges of employed physicians
DECEMBER 1, 2014
Selling a practice or merging with another practice can be a good strategic move for a physician,
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
If you attended the 2014 ACDIS National Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, then you know how wonder
Physician assessment Q&A: Keep an eye on 'practice dr
Physician practices are working with a new set of rules when it comes to engaging patients online
As helpful as electronic health record (EHR) systems may be, physicians say headaches due to gove
Physician groups and other stakeholders continue to respond to CMS’ release of  the
 A new study suggests that care provided by nurse practitioners (NP) and physician assistant
The growing demands of administrative work are a major pain point for most physician practices. T
During the 2014 AMA Interim Meeting this week, physicians voted to update the AMA’s policy
Seeing stars: The push toward physician ratings and what it means for quality care.
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) submitted a proposal for a new physician-focused
  Why are physician queries so critical to accurate documentation and coding? The an
By Megan Headly Over the years, physicians have been frequently accused
OCTOBER 29, 2020
The aging physician: Some practical tips by William K. Cors
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
Health information technology is a troublesome area for many physicians, but not to the degree it
Quality data Publicly reported data and physician leaders
AUGUST 1, 2014
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
Beyond their medical degree, a physician doesn’t need a special license to prescribe opioid
MARCH 8, 2016
Treating patients with chronic pain is an ongoing problem for physicians in an era where millions
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
WRITTEN BY STEPHEN PORTER, HEALTHLEADERS MEDIA A cohort of about 150 physician groups sen
DECEMBER 1, 2018
Core Privileges for Physicians, Sixth Edition is on its way! This updated, comprehensive
Match data for 2014 show a modest increase in the primary care physician workforce, but the incr
More than 90% of nurses and physicians got their shots last season, according to the U.S. Center
Physician privileges have jumped from the medical staff services department to front-page news, a
  To help bring physicians to the area, Midland (Texas) Memorial Hospital (MMH) an
Preventing physician burnout requires identifying the causes of it and taking action befor
MARCH 5, 2015
If you’ve ever wondered how Medicare reimburses hospitals and pays physicians, new data fro
The RAC Toolkit for Physician Practices is your practice’s answer to t
Even as regulators and the public demand more verification of physician competence, physicians h
JULY 30, 2015
Physicians have until May 15 to review and file any necessary disputes regarding their financial
APRIL 28, 2016
CMS launched a voluntary five-year physician payment program dubbed
What can the physician write for duration of care with patients who open and close with l
At this time last year, many physicians were worrying about the arrival of ICD-10 in October; som
Physicians say communicating with patients online is still a challenge but that patients are beco
Communicating with patients about resident physicians’ status as trainees can be a balancin
APRIL 14, 2017
Between 2010 and 2016, the wage gap between male and female physicians in New York has more than
FEBRUARY 16, 2018
The growing demands of administrative work are a major pain point for most physician practices. T
It’s an age-old question: How do you get physicians to support documentation improvement ef
“I am a ‘collaborating physician,’ and I support the effort to remove the requi
ACDIS is preparing to draft its third incarnation of the popular The Physician Documentation I
 The looming physician shortage has prompted many medical educators to champion a new way of
APRIL 17, 2014
Seventy-two percent of physicians say the average doctor prescribes an unnecessary test or proced
The growing physician assistant (PA) field has led some medical schools to expand their PA progr
Even before ICD-10-CM was delayed until October 1, 2015, the quality of physician document
  HCPro is interested in learning about physician training at your organization. P
The period for physicians to review and dispute financial information reported under CMS&r
APRIL 9, 2015
Some physicians are for robotic surgery; some are not. This is the issue of debate in an article
AUGUST 20, 2015
A Medscape survey of more than 3,000 female physicians found that 53% held a leadership position.
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
On November 16, CMS posted the final rule with comment period addressing changes to the physician
Physicians are more likely to reduce the amount of hours they work if they show signs of burnout
Half of young physicians choose not to seek help with financial planning but a recent report by A
MAY 27, 2016
A survey conducted by the Association of American Medical Colleges found that 25% of physicians w
JULY 22, 2016
With the suicide rate among physicians far exceeding that of the general public, the University o
OCTOBER 28, 2016
The Midwest may be the best place for physicians to practice to avoid burnout and stress, accordi
MAY 12, 2017
Physician compensation increases seen in 2016 were similar to those seen in 2015, according to a
JULY 21, 2017
A survey of 7,400 physicians taken while they completed the 2018 American Board of Surgery In-Tra
NOVEMBER 5, 2019
Is your organization looking for family medicine practitioners or internal medicine physicians?
Originally appeared in Physicians-favor-te
MAY 26, 2016
Low reimbursement may deter physicians from fully embracing telehealth services, according to a s
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
For years, physicians have had little clear guidance for patients with questions about e-cigarett
The latest Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Experience
Arlen Meyers, MD, MBA, presents a new strategy to deal with physician burnout in an article for
Arlen Meyers, MD, MBA, presents a new strategy to deal with physician burnout in an article for M
MAY 29, 2015
JULY 29, 2015
JUSTCODING
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) recently shared the results of its Family Medici
JULY 31, 2015
M2200 asks about the number of visits on the plan of care, which reflects physician orders. This
Nurse-midwives perform many of the same tasks and responsibilities of a physician, and in recent
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
M2200 asks about the number of visits on the plan of care, which reflects physician orders. This
When a patient establishes trust with his or her physician, the physician’s treatment plan
JANUARY 6, 2017
Wellness among medical trainees and physicians has become a popular topic of discussion in recen
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
“As physicians, we must not squander this opportunity to change the way we study and treat
MARCH 16, 2018
"Growing up, I admired my family physician for always taking time to explain things to me, a
MARCH 29, 2019
By Jennifer Thew, RN Almost half of emergency physicians and abou
NOVEMBER 21, 2019
Treating patients with chronic pain is an ongoing problem for physicians in an era where millions
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
Before new physicians entering practice decide whether to pursue board certification, cha
OCTOBER 20, 2017
A new study by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) shows that violence in America
DECEMBER 1, 2018
Nurse practitioners (NP) in New York will be able to operate more independently of physicians und
Hospitals have increasingly acquired physician practices during the past decade, arguing that do
Q: Do chiropractor visits count as physician visits?  
Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) participation increased 36% from 2011 to 2012,
  A recent article in Physician Family magazine outlined five financial goa
JANUARY 9, 2015
Leaders of the Alabama Society of Physician Assistants (PA) are celebrating the recent approval o
  A licensed physician assistant was sentenced to 15 years in prison and ordered t
OCTOBER 30, 2014
  Few physicians who earn MBAs apply their leadership skills in hospital administr
JULY 11, 2014
Critical Access Hospital Version, Hospital Version, Hospital 2015 Update, Physician Servic
Would you be interested in sharing your knowledge and expertise with others? Physician Practic
Do you have questions about physician practice coding, reimbursement, safety, EHRs, compliance, H
An 18-year-old teenager in West Palm Beach, Florida, is accused on impersonating a physician and
FEBRUARY 19, 2016
An 18-year-old teenage in West Palm Beach, Florida, is accused on impersonating a physician and o
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
When physicians read about data breaches, the news is typically about a large insurer or health s
A recent study finds physicians often fail to integrate information about depression and other be
CMS requires that a physician narrative be included in a patient’s hospice recertification
CMS’ grace period for reporting families of ICD-10-CM codes is coming to a close. Physician
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
The information that is still current for F2F is SE1436 and for physicians MM9119.  Is
Earlier this week, approximately 3,000 resident physicians across New Zealand staged a two-day st
OCTOBER 21, 2016
Telemedicine is still a niche business for physician practices and one that’s been slow to
The 2017 calendar year marks the beginning of a new approach to physician payment through the Qua
Medicare and other payers hold physicians responsible for correct billing and medical documentati
Before new physicians entering practice decide whether to pursue board certification, changes on
OCTOBER 20, 2017
“A resident physicians union is no panacea for … labor issues that affect resident p
FEBRUARY 2, 2018
The AGCME recently launched Physician-Well-Bein
DECEMBER 11, 2019
By Christopher Cheney Compared to the general population, physicians who
JUNE 25, 2020
By Christopher Cheney Compared to the general population, physicians who
JUNE 25, 2020
  Q: Is it okay to code a diagnosis if the physician documents two diagnoses usin
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
Q: In my facility, we are supposed to send an email to our physician advisor (PA
A diabetic patient is admitted with gangrene. The physician does not specifically link the diabet
A new study finds programs that appeal to the competitive spirit of physicians are effective in g
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
Physician assessment There may be legal baggage hiding be
MARCH 9, 2017
Q: We have a problem getting our physicians to understand what we are querying for (chroni
Physicians have been dealing with noncompliant patients for centuries. Even Hippocrates took note
A patient comes in for a biopsy of a suspicious lump in her left breast. The physician performs a
AUGUST 26, 2015
JUSTCODING
Physician groups have weighed in on the American Health Care Act