The stakes are even higher for security breaches of health information, according to new rules for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.
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This month's question focuses on how place of service billing will be changing soon. Find out the answer to this pressing coding question.
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Medical Economics readers discuss e-prescribing, maintenance of certification, the division of practice income, and whether seeing 10 patients per hour is a realistic goal.
A member of the Medical Economics editorial board discusses what he sees as the differences between state-backed healthcare and patient-focused healthcare.
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Several key provisions of the controversial law are set to go in effect over the course of 2013. See how they'll shape the practice of medicine.
See how one practice is keeping patient engagement a priority—and how your practice can follow its lead.
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