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“Increasingly, I have seen didactics time dominated with test prep sessions. We now spend t
AUGUST 18, 2017
For some practices, testing new products is born out of necessity, while others are motivated by
Seventy-two percent of physicians say the average doctor prescribes an unnecessary test or proced
JustCoding currently offers a complete CPC practice exam for platinum members. We are considering
OCTOBER 22, 2014
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Ensure whoever oversees fit testing of respirators on employees at your workplace — whether
JUNE 1, 2019
  Do you have questions about physician practice coding, reimbursement, safety,
The RAC Toolkit for Physician Practices is your practice’s answer to t
Correct coding is important to physician practices. The ICD-10-CM diagnoses and the CPT procedure
Privileging Training varies widely, as does practice, for specialist
The accreditor says hospitals must test mothers for disease that could infect the newborn during
APRIL 1, 2018
Pushback led federal officials to relax testing compliance deadlines If you haven&rsquo
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
On July 1, nearly 200 group practices began a five-year demonstration program of CMS’s Onco
Medical practices from the "Dark Ages" are usually discounted, but the recent discovery
APRIL 14, 2015
A pilot group of medical schools have been modifying their curriculums to test the impleme
OCTOBER 10, 2014
Hospitals should test staff’s cybersecurity chops by sending them spam emails and seeing wh
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Do you see room in your practice for a productivity advantage? “My background is emergency
  GAO: New payment rates for Part B lab tests may lead to billions in overpayments
DECEMBER 14, 2018
A new blood test that predicts the onset of Alzheimer's disease and mild dementia could lead to m
MARCH 14, 2014
While you may not be ready for ICD-10, CMS says testing now shows its system is well equipped for
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
Before new physicians entering practice decide whether to pursue board certification, cha
OCTOBER 20, 2017
Dear readers, HCPro is working on a new book about focused professional practice
Providers who want to volunteer to participate in CMS' final round of ICD-10 end-to-end testing h
You have one more chance to participate in CMS’ end-to-end testing. The agency is currently
ISMP’s targeted medication safety best practices for 2017 Edit
The growing demands of administrative work are a major pain point for most physician practices. T
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
In order to prepare testing for ICD-10 implementation, facilities should assess the readin
  Best Practices for LTC Billers
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
Are your organization’s docs ordering too many tests? It’s possible, according to rec
AUGUST 25, 2015
CMS and its contractors will conduct three ICD-10-CM/PCS testing periods in November, March, and
Guidance for the deployment of the Emergency Use Approval (EUA) Zika virus testsOn March 25, CMS
CMS is calling the completion of their second ICD-10 end-to-end testing week a success. F
The Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS) will begin beta testing on the standardize
Even after four years of medical school and standardized tests, some trainees aren’t prepa
MAY 2, 2014
Telemedicine is still a niche business for physician practices and one that’s been slow to
Providers have until Monday, March 24, to sign up for CMS' ICD-10 end-to-end testing that will oc
  Best Practices for Ongoing Consolidated Billing Compliance
OCTOBER 16, 2015
  Medicare Part A admissions: Best practices for your facility
APRIL 22, 2016
  Survey preparation: How self-audit practices come from QAPI
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
  Achieve accurate reimbursement and compliance with these best practices
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
Three out of four physicians believe that fellow practitioners prescribe an unnecessary test or p
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FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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JUNE 3, 2015
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Case managers can play a role in helping to reduce unnecessary testing.  
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In addition to extensive drug testing code changes in the CPT® Manual
Initial pilot testing results related to the IMPACT Act show a few domains such as pain are strai
MARCH 26, 2014
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Healthcare simulations are a time-tested and effective way of training new clinicians. They provi
JULY 19, 2018
Q: We are having a lot of issues in moving laboratory testing to a 14X bill type w
A Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT) contractor special study found improper payments
MAY 27, 2015
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With Senate Bill (SB) 1148 now in effect in Oklahoma, the state has become a testing ground for t
Q: Has CMS released further guidance on billing lab tests under the OPPS for separate paymen
What kind of testing is your organization planning for ICD-10? End-to-end test
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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Six Pediatric Quality Measures Program (PQMP) grantees have been given $13.4 million to test new
OCTOBER 4, 2016
Physician practices have many of the same concerns that hospitals and large healthcare systems do
Evidence-based practice (EBP) has become increasingly important as the nursing profession drives
JANUARY 7, 2016
Blogs from industry experts in healthcare that keep users up-to-date on the latest happenings in their fields.
Our safety experts share the best advice for keeping your facility (and your practices) clean an
Regulatory and administrative burdens on physician practices have increased, and practices are s
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
  CMS' updated 60-day overpayment provision may cause practical implementation challenges
  CMS is rolling out the next version of Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative Support and
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
Physician Practice Perspectives is a 12-page monthly newsletter full of practice
AA best practice should identify clinical actions—assessment, teaching, procedures, coordin
Do you have questions about physician practice coding, reimbursement, safety, EHRs, compliance, H
Best practice should identify clinical actions—assessment, teaching, procedures, coordinati
Three of four physicians expect to purchase, buy into, merge, or sell their practice within the n
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
MARCH 19, 2014
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MARCH 26, 2014
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APRIL 2, 2014
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APRIL 9, 2014
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APRIL 23, 2014
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APRIL 30, 2014
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MAY 7, 2014
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Dialysis equipment must be properly maintained. and testing must be pe
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MAY 21, 2014
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MAY 14, 2014
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JUNE 4, 2014
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MAY 28, 2014
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JUNE 11, 2014
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JUNE 18, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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JULY 9, 2014
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JULY 16, 2014
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JULY 23, 2014
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JULY 30, 2014
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AUGUST 6, 2014
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AUGUST 13, 2014
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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AUGUST 27, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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OCTOBER 1, 2014
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OCTOBER 8, 2014
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OCTOBER 22, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
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NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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APRIL 22, 2015
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APRIL 15, 2015
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APRIL 8, 2015
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MARCH 25, 2015
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MARCH 11, 2015
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MARCH 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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MAY 6, 2015
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MAY 27, 2015
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JUNE 10, 2015
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JUNE 17, 2015
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JUNE 24, 2015
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JULY 15, 2015
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JULY 29, 2015
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AUGUST 5, 2015
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AUGUST 12, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
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OCTOBER 7, 2015
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OCTOBER 14, 2015
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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NOVEMBER 4, 2015
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NOVEMBER 18, 2015
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DECEMBER 2, 2015
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NOVEMBER 25, 2015
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DECEMBER 9, 2015
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DECEMBER 16, 2015
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Although drug testing is not necessarily a fail-safe and is an added expense, having a drug testi
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Physician Practice Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to billin
DECEMBER 15, 2015
A new study has found that the average physician practice spends more than $40,000 on quality rep
Physician Practice Insider wants to learn more about its subscribers and the daily chall
DECEMBER 30, 2014
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT) Program treatment of power mobility device (PMD
Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT) Program treatment of power mobility device (PMD) and
A new survey from Merritt Hawkins shows that while more physicians are joining practices owned by
The Joint Commission has revised its policy for inclusion of physician practices in hospital and
NOVEMBER 7, 2013
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently filed a proposed rule to permit full practice au
JUNE 16, 2016
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently filed a proposed rule to permit full practice a
As concerns mount that small and solo physician practices will suffer under MIPS, HHS announced i
The rapid pace of change in healthcare has made it difficult for many practices to keep up with a
Technical standards released by U.S. Access Board build on local push toward best practices.
Although physician practices may welcome some of the changes MACRA and MIPS will bring, other cha
CMS and Joint Commission tell facilities to test for Legionella in off-site and non-patient area
JANUARY 1, 2018
As Connecticut closes in on passing a bill to allow advanced practice RNs (APRNs) to practice in
Once a physician makes the decision to break the “traditional practice” mold, there
Introducing change to practice in healthcare is not easy. While it is well established that evid
JANUARY 27, 2016
While an advanced practice registered nurses (APRAs) or physician assistants (PAs) can do a face-to-
Selling a practice or merging with another practice can be a good strategic move for a physician,
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
Physician Practice Perspectives is filled with Medicare news, coding an
More than one-quarter of physician practices fell short of revenue goals in 2016, according to a
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
A patient at a New York hospital remained in isolation Tuesday as doctors awaited test results to
AUGUST 6, 2014
Learn about the development and testing of standardized patient assessment data elements mandated
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which ICD-10-CM external cause codes for ca
AUGUST 26, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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  The latest Alzheimer's blood test is promising; as it appears to accurately
NOVEMBER 21, 2014
CMS recently clarified policy on acceptable control materials for lab testing. While not changing
APRIL 26, 2016
Negotiating reimbursement rates with payers can be an uphill battle for small practices that have
Would you be interested in sharing your knowledge and expertise with others? Physician Practice I
A medical practice’s success can hinge on the culture of its team. The culture—the se
OCTOBER 15, 2015
The number of solo and small practices continues to dwindle in the U.S., and the pace of consolid
In 2008 the predicted cost to implement ICD-10 ranged from roughly $83,300 for a small practice
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
The Practical Guide to Release of Information: ROI in a HITECH World, Second Edition, pr
New physicians entering practice often leave residency with a wealth of medical knowledge yet lac
JULY 29, 2016
The Practical Guide to Release of Information: ROI in a HITECH World, Second Edition,
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
The number of solo and small practices continues to dwindle in the U.S., and the pace of consolid
Increasing age, solo practice, lack of board certification, and less than three years of residen
Lawmakers in a half-dozen states are considering bills that would expand the scope of practice fo
As our industry rapidly changes, so too must our patient-care policies, standards, and practices.
The rapid pace of change in healthcare has made it difficult for many practices to keep up with a
Be prepared to revise how your practice runs so that you can maximize your chances of earning an
Q: Can a nurse practitioner who runs her own practice make a referral to a
In simplest terms, a best practice is a process or procedure that consistently produces superior
Advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) who work for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) w
DECEMBER 27, 2016
IT and patient safety advocates call for better testing and standardization Elec
JANUARY 6, 2016
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NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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CMS has issued new information on the training and testing requir
APRIL 4, 2017
Proposed legislation that would allow advance practice nurses to practice independently risks pa
Hospitals have increasingly acquired physician practices during the past decade, arguing that do
If you missed our March webcast, Practicing Medicine Longer: Legal and Clinical Considerations
Physician assessment Q&A: Keep an eye on 'practice dr
The ANCC Magnet Recognition Program® (MRP) requires hospitals to have evidence-based practice
MARCH 6, 2015
The Midwest may be the best place for physicians to practice to avoid burnout and stress, accordi
MAY 12, 2017
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum pairs leading Medicare experts with practicing provider
Here’s a composite portrait of the current medical practice professional toiling away in on
The number of RNs with doctorates of nursing practice is growing, but CNOs are still unclear abou
APRIL 10, 2015
From social media practices to safety requirements,
JULY 30, 2015
Do you have an evidence-based practice story to share? For nurses just ge
AUGUST 27, 2015
Physician practices that transition to patient-centered medical homes (PCMH) are reaping benefits
  Reporting laboratory tests with 2015's new CPT codes Q:
DECEMBER 16, 2015
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Experts say you should start practicing now on the local level A new standard under dev
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
The U.S. experienced an onslaught of major emergencies over the past year that has tested the res
MAY 1, 2018
The U.S. experienced an onslaught of major emergencies over the past year that has tested the re
JUNE 1, 2018
Question: We have multiple practice locations, and I have a couple of questi
Hospitals have increasingly acquired physician practices during the past decade, arguing that do
An apparent prevalent practice of mishandling injectable vials of medication in healthcare
JUNE 18, 2014
When hospitals acquire medical groups and physician practices, this consolidation can lead to hi
More practices are using nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) in new ways and
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Some eligible professionals (EP) and group practices will get a pass for failing to meet 2016 Phy
Telemedicine is still a niche business for physician practices and one that’s been slow to
If you missed our March webcast, Practicing Medicine Longer: Legal and Clinical Considerations
On January 1, a Minnesota state law took effect allowing nurse practitioners (NP) to practice in
Q: Should we update a Notice of Privacy Practices to ensure patients are aware that their
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
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
The growing demands of administrative work are a major pain point for most physician practices. T
MARCH 9, 2017
When considering practice opportunities, final-year residents weigh several different factors. Ac
JUNE 5, 2015
The Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) is pilot testing an international
MARCH 25, 2015
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JUNE 3, 2015
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OCTOBER 7, 2015
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A study led by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania is testing the effectiveness of duty
OCTOBER 30, 2015
Promoting a medical practice used to be a matter of posting an ad in the Yellow Pages®
Q: Can you code strictly from emergency room (ER) documentation? Can you code from test re
APRIL 9, 2014
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Train employees how to take maximum advantage of new technologies while adhering to best practic
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Cardiologist Robert Graor lost his Ohio license to practice medicine in 1995 and was sentenced t
Would you be interested in sharing your knowledge and expertise with others? Physician Practic
Cancer Care Group, P.C., an Indiana-based radiation oncology private physician practice, has agre
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
Cancer Care Group, P.C., an Indiana-based radiation oncology private physician practice, has agre
Do you have questions about physician practice coding, reimbursement, safety, EHRs, compliance, H
Sustainable practices are not only a way to save the planet, but a way to cut down on violations
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
Before new physicians entering practice decide whether to pursue board certification, changes on
OCTOBER 20, 2017
If you’re leaving your job for a position at another medical practice, you can just take
Copying and pasting information in EHRs is a common practice that can save busy physicians and ot
In nearly two years since practices adopted the ICD-10 code set, billing and coding experts say t
Q: When atelectasis is noted on an ancillary test such as a CT-scan of th
Twelve Minnesota nurses who since 2010 are licensed to practice despite having either stolen narc
NOVEMBER 7, 2013
  Following the arrest of a Tucson man on charges of practicing medicine without a
JULY 10, 2014
Studies show that physicians tend to practice close to where they received their training.
APRIL 23, 2015
Updated CPC® practice exam in Q
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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Dear readers, Do you have any best practices or forms/lists/ templates from your
OCTOBER 8, 2015
When choosing where to practice, residents may want to consider moving to rural areas because the
APRIL 15, 2016
A recent study published in Health Affairs found that when physician practices have care-manageme
MARCH 31, 2016
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a l
“It’s one thing to know medicine, but the art of practicing it is completely differen
MAY 22, 2015
"[A]s we enter into clinical practice, physicians face the burdens of documentation and reg
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
The factors affecting employee retention can vary based on a number of concerns. For some practic
As more states expand the scope of practice for nurse practitioners (NPs) in an effort to combat
APRIL 17, 2014
Unique combination of solid regulatory guidance and practical solutions
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
  Unique combination of solid regulatory guidance and practical solutions
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
More community practices are joining hospital systems because it makes economic sense for both pa
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Changes in the healthcare delivery landscape and scope-of-practice laws are driving demand for a
  Credentialing providers in a physician practice is a confusing and time-consumin
  Credentialing providers in a physician practice is a confusing and time-consumin
Hand hygiene compliance and influenza vaccination are two patient safety practices that should be
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
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
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
Keeping wait times for appointments to a minimum is a cardinal rule for medical practices, but on
Imagine sitting down to take an exam and the teacher tells you exactly what’s on the test.
To improve the patient care experience, the University of Michigan Health System has tested the u
AUGUST 25, 2015
More small practices can quality for exclusions from the Quality Payment Program (QPP), claim har