Key Differences between FQHCs and RHCs
Chastity Werner, RHIT, June 13, 2013
FQHCs and RHCs take up a unique niche among physician practices. And that affects compensation and billing.
Improving Care Coordination in Your Practice
Susanne Madden, June 12, 2013
Practices are feverishly working to control the rising costs of healthcare - effective care coordination can help.
Refunding Overpayments: Two Options for Medical Practices
Ericka L. Adler, June 12, 2013
Medicare and Medicaid providers must return overpayments once identified. Here are two different refund approaches for practices to consider when necessary.
Four Easy Ways to Boost Patient Time of Service Collections
Aubrey Westgate, June 12, 2013
Simple ways your medical practice staff can increase the likelihood patients will pay when presenting for appointments.
iPad Alternatives for Mobile Physicians
Marisa Torrieri, June 11, 2013
As more physicians are seeing the merits of media tablets, the market is expanding, too.
Personalized Medicine Emerging for Psychiatric Disorders
June 19, 2013
Advances in genetics and imaging are moving toward personalizing treatment of some mood disorders, schizophrenia, and ADHD, according to recent reviews.
Gastric Bypass Benefits Mildly Obese Patients With Diabetes
June 18, 2013
Two recent studies document the positive effects of gastric bypass on hyperlipidemia and blood pressure as well as glycemia for patients with mild obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Does Radiotherapy Do More Harm than Good in Metastatic Lung Cancer?
June 13, 2013
A study questions the utility of palliative radiation actually helps in lung cancer metastatic to the brain, and another finds disappointing results for chemoradiotherapy in the same setting.