Tips for understanding and treating one of the nation's most prevalent diseases
Understand the details of obesity counseling to maximize reimbursement and positive patient outcomes.
Primary care physicians sometimes struggle to effectively treat patients with diabetes.
Some experts say primary care physicians are not routinizing sexual health discussions as part of general health screenings
Physicians understand the connection between mental and physical health, yet many don’t feel equipped to address patients’ behavioral health problems.
Even though physicians have been able to bill CCM since 2015, they still run into problems in terms of getting paid.
Tips for primary care physcians
While vaccination is mostly identified with immunizing children against diseases, providing vaccination services in a clinically and economically efficient way is foundational to the health of all patients and can add to a practice’s income stream.
Doctors are avoiding opioids and patients who are prescribed them, despite government warnings against sudden discontinuation
While physicians often struggle to keep their asthmatic patients in good health, experts say that new treatment approaches and medications may be able to reduce these costs and improve quality of life for asthma patients.