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  • Reimbursement
  • Increased reimbursement for office visits was consistently associated with an increased likelihood of being screened for cancer, and may be an important policy tool for increasing screening among this vulnerable population," the authors write. (empr.com)
  • pediatric
  • A consecutive sample of parents presenting for care at 9 pediatric offices completed a self-administered survey. (nih.gov)
  • McMahon noted that skin complaints represent 10 to 30 percent of all 200 million pediatric office visits each year, adding, "While many children's skin conditions can be handled without input from a pediatric dermatologist, the national shortage of specialists is a known barrier to accessing care. (chop.edu)
  • routine
  • Offering e-visits seems like a great way to save time and money by reducing the need for office visits because routine questions or updates could be done via email," Hessam Bavafa, Wisconsin School of Business assistant professor of operations and information management -- and lead researcher -- said in a statement. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • Software downloaded during a routine office visit cuts the risk of inappropriate shocks by 50 percent for patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD), according to research reported in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association . (medicalxpress.com)
  • The American Dental Association recommends visiting your dentist every six months for regular checkups and routine teeth cleanings to keep your teeth and gums healthy. (truckeepediatricdentistry.com)
  • It is very important that you continue to visit your family dentist once every six months for teeth cleanings and routine dental checkups, even during your orthodontic treatment. (pvilleortho.com)
  • Eli Lilly said in a statement to the newspaper that the visit was a routine inspection by the relevant government departments that occurred in early 2013, and was completely different to previous industry investigations led by the public security bureau. (reuters.com)
  • differences
  • Our results highlight key differences between office visits and e-visits and emphasize the need to assess the clinical impact of e-visits as their popularity grows," the authors write. (empr.com)
  • OBJECTIVE: The purpose of the present analysis was to assess whether drug administration regimens were associated with differences in the number of provider office visits and hemoglobin assessments during treatment with these agents. (rti.org)
  • Despite the difference in erythropoietic agent administration frequency, no significant differences were observed between EPO and DARB for either the number of oncology-related provider visits or the number of hemoglobin assessments. (rti.org)
  • Conclusions
  • CONCLUSIONS: The frequency of oncology-related provider visits and hemoglobin assessments appears to be independent of the EPO and DARB administration frequency. (rti.org)
  • Results
  • E-visits are just one feature of the online portals being offered by many providers that allow patients to access lab results, medical histories, appointment schedules and prescriptions," said Bavafa. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • goal
  • The ultimate goal of the study is to reduce barriers to insertion of the etonogestrel implant and increase consistent and correct contraception use by introducing a previously unexplored method of access, the home visit. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • health
  • We used North Carolina Medicaid claims (1999-2006) linked to state oral health surveillance data to compare caries experience for kindergarten students (2005-2006) who had a visit before age 60 months (n = 11 394) to derive overall exposure effects from a zero-inflated negative binomial regression model. (rti.org)
  • However, providers not at capacity that employ e-health will find more benefit from using the platform and have no issue adding office visits. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • During your initial visit we will review your medical and dental history, collect all pertinent information relating to your dental health and take a series of digital x-rays. (lynnwoodsmiles.com)
  • Your first visit is all about you - your comfort, your happiness, and your health. (truckeepediatricdentistry.com)
  • Doctor
  • Now if they were coming in for a cold and the doctor found a lesion and it was medically necessary to remove it then you can charge for the E/M and the lesion removal with a mod -25 on the office visit. (aapc.com)
  • Q. During a recent office visit to my doctor, he took a number of blood tests, though I had no complaints other than a bad cold. (chicagotribune.com)
  • I agree with the idea that plan B should be otc since it will prevent a costly doctor visit (if you don't have insurance) and save time in order to take the medicine. (studentdoctor.net)
  • found
  • I must now visit again because my prostate test has been found to be abnormal. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The researchers found that e-visits comprised 9% of the 5,165 visits for sinusitis and 3% of the 2,954 visits for UTI. (empr.com)
  • A simple electronic reminder during an office visit may encourage more patients to get the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to protect against cervical cancer , researchers have found. (empr.com)
  • blood pressure
  • An office visit is never just about blood pressure," said Willarda Edwards, MD, an internist in Baltimore. (ama-assn.org)
  • Blood pressure is maintained across interplanetary travel by performing a proper schedule of exercise and food intake in well balanced manner,the activities away from fabricated offices are calibrated equalient to the natural for optimum values. (ama-assn.org)
  • schedule
  • The problem is that healthcare is much more complicated -- patients may overreact to minor symptoms or not be clear enough in describing their situation and that leads to doctors feeling obligated to schedule an office visit," he said. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • Since many patients travel a great distance for the visit, Dr. Thomas does make an effort to stay on schedule. (voicedoctor.net)
  • make
  • To be a strong advocate for yourself, it is critical that you do everything you can to make the most of every visit. (aamds.org)
  • charge
  • Yes they can be billed together however you have to have a significant and separate reason to charge for the office visit. (aapc.com)
  • sure
  • If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ & read the forum rules . (aapc.com)
  • forum
  • To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. (aapc.com)