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  • Indicators
  • We retrospectively evaluated pharmaceutical drug prescribing practices in 21 primary health care facilities in Irbid governorate, northern Jordan using World Health Organization-recommended core indicators.The mean number of drugs prescribed was 2.3 overall, ranging from 1.9 to 3.0. (who.int)
  • reimbursement
  • As of 2009, fifteen U.S. states, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands and the District of Columbia licensed naturopathic doctors, and the State of Washington requires insurance companies to offer reimbursement for services provided by naturopathic physicians. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hospital
  • Historically, traditional payment policies - coupled with lax oversight by regulators, weak leadership from many corners of the hospital and physician communities, and an uninformed, reverential public - have served to perpetuate (sometimes even reward) the use of unsafe practices and antiquated technologies in the hospital industry. (piperreport.com)
  • This is led by new payment and reporting policies by Medicare and some state Medicaid programs , influential players like IHI and the Leapfrog Group , the Hospital Quality Alliance , and a growing demand for disclosure of hospital and physician performance . (piperreport.com)
  • He practices surgical oncology and advanced laparoscopic surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and teaches public health policy at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • In their role as first-line providers, emergency physicians are responsible for initiating resuscitation and stabilization, starting investigations and interventions to diagnose and treat illnesses in the acute phase, coordinating care with specialists, and determining disposition regarding patients' need for hospital admission, observation, or discharge. (wikipedia.org)
  • In many modern emergency departments, Emergency physicians are tasked with seeing a large number of patients, treating their illnesses and arranging for disposition-either admitting them to the hospital or releasing them after treatment as necessary. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • To fully address the complexities of chronic conditions and support productive interactions between patients and practice teams, multiple related innovation adoption decisions may be necessary. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The remaining patients in the CCP arm will have CD4 counts obtained according to their clinicians' current clinical practices. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Patterns of prescribing and use of pharmaceuticals by physicians and patients in Jordan have not previously been studied. (who.int)
  • MedPAC reiterated its recommendation that the Congress implement a quality incentive program for physicians and facilities that treat dialysis patients. (piperreport.com)
  • Physicians must complete an 8-hour course, must obtain a waiver from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and are limited in the number of their patients being treated using buprenorphine. (piperreport.com)
  • Computerized physician order entry (CPOE), sometimes referred to as computerized provider order entry or computerized provider order management (CPOM), is a process of electronic entry of medical practitioner instructions for the treatment of patients (particularly hospitalized patients) under his or her care. (wikipedia.org)
  • This practice pattern approach has been identified as a novel approach to address opioid overprescribing in narcotic naive patients after standardized procedures where opioid prescribing should be limited. (wikipedia.org)
  • This model allows the physician to continue to see their non-retainer patients while providing their "concierge" patients a fee for the increased or "special" services. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is considered an urgent referral that needs a "hot hand-off" or direct communication between the physician that found an abnormality and the ophtalmologist receiving the referral to discuss the patients history and current exam. (wikipedia.org)
  • These lists are intended to encourage physicians to adopt a "think twice" attitude to avoid unnecessary and potentially harmful tests and procedures, and to foster discussions between patients and physicians about inappropriate care. (wikipedia.org)
  • A systematic survey of patients in seven countries revealed that 10-20% of patients believed that their physicians had provided treatment of little or no value in the past two years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Emergency physicians also provide episodic primary care to patients during off hours and for those who do not have primary care providers. (wikipedia.org)
  • provide
  • The purpose of the document is to provide physicians with clinically useful information derived from a review of studies regarding the prediction, prevention and management of deliveries complicated by shoulder dystocia. (aafp.org)
  • SAMHSA maintains an online database of physicians certified to provide medication-assisted treatment of opioid addiction and dependency. (piperreport.com)
  • In exchange for the retainer, doctors provide enhanced care, including principally a commitment to limit patient loads to ensure adequate time and availability for each patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • chiropractic
  • Licensure laws exist in all 50 U.S. states for doctors of chiropractic. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Naturopathy was adopted by many chiropractors, and several schools offered both Doctor of Naturopathy (ND) and Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degrees. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1940s and 1950s, a broadening in scope of practice laws led many chiropractic schools to drop their ND degrees, though many chiropractors continued to practice naturopathy. (wikipedia.org)
  • World Health Organ
  • Makary is the first author of the original scientific publications describing "The Surgery Checklist" For his original work on the checklist, Makary was asked to serve in roles at the World Health Organization where he worked closely with Dr. Gawande, and others, to develop the official World Health Organization Surgical Checklist. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • 3. To justify off-label coverage for a medically necessary, medically accepted drug, the physician must determine that all drugs on plan's formulary for the treatment of the same condition (a) would not be as effective and/or (b) have adverse effects for patient. (piperreport.com)
  • However, new research suggests there are problems in patient access to medication-assisted treatment, particularly in some state Medicaid programs, and in the availability of experienced physicians with the necessary federal certification. (piperreport.com)
  • This agency relationship is influenced by information asymmetry between a physician and a patient, where it is assumed that the physician has more knowledge about diagnostic and treatment options than the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • The professional uncertainty hypothesis suggests that due to autonomy and individual practice patterns, physicians differ in their opinions regarding the effectiveness, appropriateness, and success rates of various treatment options for a particular condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Such tenets may allow doctors, care providers, and families to create a treatment plan and work towards the same common goal without any conflict. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • C. Stephen Foster, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology(PT) at Harvard Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology Mass. Eye and Ear, and founder of Massachusetts Eye Research & Surgery Institution (MERSI) -a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to patient-centered, quality eye care in OID from the world's leading physicians - recently had his method of treating uveitis published as the new standard in managing the disease. (uveitis.org)
  • How have alternative health care payment models, aimed at lowering costs while improving patient outcomes, affected physicians and physician practices in the United States? (piperreport.com)
  • The percentage of doctors providing charity care dropped from 76% in 1996-97 to 68% in 2004-2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • This standard of care in treating uveitis/OID was published in July 2015 as the preferred practice patterns in the Journal of Survey of Ophthalmology. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of these models, the Accountable care organization (ACO), reimburses a physician through a gain-sharing model that encourages them to collaborate with other providers to deliver care thus removing some of the individual incentives to induce demand. (wikipedia.org)
  • This leads to a level of uncertainty which may result in a lack of uniformly acceptable standards of care that can be followed by all physicians. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to the wide range of medical diseases, dermatologists have practices devoted to skin surgery (including aesthetic procedures), care of children with skin disease, immunologic diseases of the skin and pathology of the skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Fee for Care ('FFC') is an annual retainer model, where the patient pays a monthly, quarterly, or annual retainer fee to the physician. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some concierge practices are cash-only or 'direct' primary care practices and do not accept insurance of any kind. (wikipedia.org)
  • In light of these concerns, Choosing Wisely Canada hopes to optimize value, reduce waste and improve patient outcomes by promoting patient-physician conversations about low-value care. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, many emergency physicians work in urgent care settings, since there is obvious overlap. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rural emergency physicians may be the only health care providers in the community, and require skills that include primary care and obstetrics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Management
  • The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has issued recommendations on the management of shoulder dystocia (ACOG Practice Pattern no. 7, 1997). (aafp.org)
  • The emergency physician requires a broad field of knowledge and advanced procedural skills often including surgical procedures, trauma resuscitation, advanced cardiac life support and advanced airway management. (wikipedia.org)
  • examination
  • Cognitive expertise - physicians must take and pass a proctored and secure examination at least once every ten years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following regulations established by the ABMS, in order to be certified, a physician must: Complete the requisite predoctoral medical education Meet the training requirements Meet the licensure requirements and procedural requirements Pass a secure board certification examination Physicians may become board certified when they have successfully completed residency or fellowship training and by passing a secure examination. (wikipedia.org)
  • attempts
  • It is not a membership society, educational institution or licensing body, but an organization that attempts to assess physicians through proprietary testing and completion of required modules. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unsupervised learning, on the other hand, assumes training data that has not been hand-labeled, and attempts to find inherent patterns in the data that can then be used to determine the correct output value for new data instances. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC) is a Canadian-based health education campaign launched on April 2, 2014 under the leadership of Dr. Wendy Levinson, in partnership with the Canadian Medical Association, and based at the University of Toronto. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • Physician specific data is shared confidentially with the physician. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pattern recognition is a branch of machine learning that focuses on the recognition of patterns and regularities in data, although it is in some cases considered to be nearly synonymous with machine learning. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pattern recognition systems are in many cases trained from labeled "training" data (supervised learning), but when no labeled data are available other algorithms can be used to discover previously unknown patterns (unsupervised learning). (wikipedia.org)
  • The terms pattern recognition, machine learning, data mining and knowledge discovery in databases (KDD) are hard to separate, as they largely overlap in their scope. (wikipedia.org)
  • A common example of a pattern-matching algorithm is regular expression matching, which looks for patterns of a given sort in textual data and is included in the search capabilities of many text editors and word processors. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation
  • The ABIM asserts that research shows that physician knowledge deteriorates and practice habits and patterns fail to change, over time, in response to medical advances[citation needed]. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The oldest surviving house in Lexington is The Homestead, built by Dr. William Rainey Holt (1798-1868), a physician born in what is today Alamance County. (wikipedia.org)
  • current
  • PRIMARY: To compare the clinical efficacy of two decision making strategies for initiating or changing antiretroviral therapy: decision making based on current clinical practice alone (i.e., initiating or changing therapy based on CD4 count decline and/or clinical progression) versus decision making based on plasma HIV RNA quantitation in addition to current clinical practice. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • quality
  • The ABD originally had nine Directors but has expanded to 17, reflecting the increasing complexity of the field and in response to the public demand for physician accountability in matters of quality assurance. (wikipedia.org)
  • A major new role for the ABD lies in the rigorous maintenance of certification program that enrolls physicians in a lifelong certification process encompassing a variety of quality measures and outcomes. (wikipedia.org)
  • In contrast to pattern recognition, pattern matching is generally not considered a type of machine learning, although pattern-matching algorithms (especially with fairly general, carefully tailored patterns) can sometimes succeed in providing similar-quality output of the sort provided by pattern-recognition algorithms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Drug
  • 2. Drug plans are not required to list off-label on formularies, but physicians may still prescribe off-label drugs for medically accepted indications. (piperreport.com)
  • generally
  • Pattern recognition is generally categorized according to the type of learning procedure used to generate the output value. (wikipedia.org)
  • recognition
  • Naturopathic doctors are campaigning for more recognition in the U.S. and Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pattern recognition has its origins in engineering, and the term is popular in the context of computer vision: a leading computer vision conference is named Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • In machine learning, pattern recognition is the assignment of a label to a given input value. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, pattern recognition is a more general problem that encompasses other types of output as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • assessment
  • Lifelong learning and self-assessment - physicians participate in a minimum amount of continuing medical education and self-assessment programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The MOC program structure tries to address these concerns with a sound theoretical rationale via the six ACGME competencies framework and a respectable body of scientific evidence, and to address its relationship to patient outcomes, physician performance, validity of the assessment or educational methods utilized and learning or improvement potential. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • This is a recommended screening by the American Academy of Pediatrics and American Academy of Family Physicians for neonates and children at every office visit. (wikipedia.org)
  • model
  • There is also a hybrid concierge model where physicians charge a monthly, quarterly, or annual retainer or membership fee for services that Medicare and insurers do not cover. (wikipedia.org)
  • services
  • Update Medicare Part B payments for physician services in 2009 by the projected change in input prices less MedPAC's adjustment for productivity growth. (piperreport.com)
  • Enact legislation requiring the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a process for measuring and reporting physician resource use on a confidential basis for a period of two years. (piperreport.com)
  • To learn more about the staggering opioid problem in Medicaid and some best practices in addressing it, please read Best Practices for Addressing Prescription Opioid Overdoses, Misuse, and Addiction , a useful 15-page informational bulletin from the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS) at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). (piperreport.com)
  • this could induce the physician to offer a higher number of services than would be the optimal amount for the patient in order to increase revenue. (wikipedia.org)
  • The retainer fee covers most services provided by the physician in his/her office. (wikipedia.org)
  • certification
  • Maintenance of Certification has four elements Professional standing - physicians must document that their state licenses are active and unrestricted. (wikipedia.org)
  • More than 140,000 physicians - including more than 8,000 physicians holding certifications that hold certifications which are valid indefinitely - are currently enrolled in ABIM's Maintenance of Certification program. (wikipedia.org)
  • relationship
  • Jonathan Gruber and Maria Owings looked at the relationship between physician financial incentives and cesarean section delivery by examining declining fertility rates in the United States. (wikipedia.org)