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Family physician restructures practice to use CCM code

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 27, 2015

The new reimbursement for chronic care management will allow physicians to enhance care and be paid for the services they provide for patients outside of office visits, but implementation could be challenging, says family physician Matt Rosenberg, M.D., of MidMichigan Health Center. Rosenberg, who is restructuring his primary care practice to be able to use the code, said it is important to make sure everything done under the code is documented. Medscape (free registration) (02/26)


1 in 5 patients may not respond to statins, study says

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 27, 2015

Early peanut exposure may cut allergy risk in children

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 25, 2015

Osteopathic match sends more physicians to family medicine

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 02, 2015

AAFP urges VA to revise proposed payment policies in new law

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 26, 2015

Dietary guidelines draft downplays role of cholesterol

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 26, 2015

CDC: This year's flu vaccine had little effect on most common virus strains

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 27, 2015

Research warns of growing chronic kidney disease burden

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 03, 2015

Primary care issues gain support from House lawmakers

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 03, 2015

IOM report proposes new criteria, name for chronic fatigue syndrome

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 03, 2015


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