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The Little Guy vs Big Data: Is ICD-10 Coding Still Valuable in Health Care?

The Little Guy vs Big Data: Is ICD-10 Coding Still Valuable in Health Care?

While ICD-10-CM may be an improvement on an old process, big data is the revolution that has the potential to change health care forever.

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Practice Management Patients Prefer Physicians Who Engage in Face-to-Face Visits

Patients Prefer Physicians Who Engage in Face-to-Face Visits

Patients prefer physicians who engage in face-to-face clinic visits, rather than those using an examination room computer.

Practice Management Why is #MeToo Missing From Medical Schools?

Why is #MeToo Missing From Medical Schools?

As the #MeToo movement has gained strength, reports of sexual harassment at medical schools have mostly remained stagnant.

Practice Management Talking Politics With Patients

Talking Politics With Patients

Sooner or later, everyone in the healthcare field will have to think about how to approach a politically divisive conversation with a patient.

Practice Management Charter Outlines Principles of Physician Well-Being

Charter Outlines Principles of Physician Well-Being

The Charter on Physician Well-being is intended to outline specific principles that can be used to address well-being throughout a physician's entire career.

Practice Management Recommendations Developed on Gender Equity in Medicine

Recommendations Developed on Gender Equity in Medicine

Recommendations were provided aimed at addressing gender equity in physician compensation and career advancement opportunities.

Practice Management Most Physician Offices Do Not Offer Flexibility for Uninsured

Most Physician Offices Do Not Offer Flexibility for Uninsured

Most uninsured patients can make primary care appointments but only if can pay full cash amount.

Practice Management ACP: Recommendations to Combat Negative Hidden Curricula in Medicine

ACP: Recommendations to Combat Negative Hidden Curricula in Medicine

In medicine, there is often a disconnect between what is taught in the classroom and what students observe in clinical practice.

Practice Management Recent Years Saw Increase in Burden of Prior Authorization

Recent Years Saw Increase in Burden of Prior Authorization

According to the survey results, 86% of physicians report that prior authorization burdens have increased over the past 5 years.

Practice Management Improved Care Efficiency Requires a More Manageable System

Improved Care Efficiency Requires a More Manageable System

As technologic tools in clinical practice becomes more standard, it is easy for physicians to become burdened.

Practice Management ACR Expresses Concern Over HHS 2019 Benefit and Payment Parameters Final Rule

ACR Expresses Concern Over HHS 2019 Benefit and Payment Parameters Final Rule

The ACR has expressed concern over the 2019 Benefit and Payment Parameters final rule, which allows states to select their Essential Health Benefits benchmark plans on federal health exchanges.

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