ICD-10 Diary: About our ICD-10 Diary physicians
October 05, 2015Here is a list of physicians that are contributing to our ICD-10 transition diaries for the month of October, 2015.
Minor results so far from major ICD-10 conversion
October 05, 2015In the first part of our ICD-10 Diary project, physicians from various specialties and states react to the first few days of the coding transition.
Good gut bacteria might prevent asthma development October 05, 2015By Rachael ZimlichResearchers in study of gut dysbiosis in infants say new finding could potentially yield a microbe-based asthma preventive treatment. Physicians react to early days of ICD-10
October 05, 2015Here are some quotes from physicians after the first few days of the ICD-10 coding transition taken from Medical Economics' ICD-10 Diary project.
Study: Bronchial thermoplasty can aid asthma hospitalizations October 02, 2015By Rachael ZimlichA new five-year study indicates that bronchial thermoplasty shows promise in keeping patients with asthma exacerbations out of the hospital. A more costly financial move: A bad one or one not made?How do physicians measure the cost of a financial road not taken or a decision not made? One series of studies offers insight. Physicians need resilience and patience when investing September 30, 2015By Steven Podnos MD CFPPhysicians encounter terrific stress in their professional lives. How well they handle stress has much to do with personal resilience. The debate over healthcare interoperability September 30, 2015By Keith L. MartinIf interoperability is to become a reality for exchanging patient data nationally, both the government and the private sector have work to do to overcome existing obstacles. Coding insights: Home visit billing September 25, 2015By Renee DowlingHome visit billing considerations, and other reader questions answered 4 crucial tips to consider when picking MIPS or APM September 22, 2015By Tracey WalkerIn the not-too-distant future, doctors will have to make an important decision each year—one that will affect their pay.