Search Results for

hypertension

301-325 of 368 ResultsHelp using search on aafp.org Sort by Relevance , Date , Title

p9.pdf

...with the correct fifth digit. In ICD-10, chronic heart failure has a list of code first conditions, includ- ing heart failure due to hypertension and heart failure due to hyperten- sion with chronic kidney disease. ICD-10 also includes instructions to use addi- tional codes in...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0100/p9.pdf

Preventive Screening Code Crosswalk

...V81.1 Screening hypertension V81.2 Screening other and unspecified cardio- vascular conditions Z13.6 Encounter for screening for cardiovascular disorders Colorectal cancer screening V76.51 Screening malignant neoplasm colon Z12.11 Encounter for screening for malignant...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0700/fpm20140700oa1-rt1.pdf

p8.pdf

...and disease understanding among their many disadvan- taged patients with hypertension. To address this, the clinic had its medical assistants use standard scripts to educate low-achieving patients during their visits. Within a year, more than 80 percent of these patients reported...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0900/p8.pdf

p28.pdf

...The last patient of the day is an 85-year-old woman with mild hypertension and osteoarthritis. She lives inde- pendently in a retirement community, adheres faithfully to a low-salt diet, and remains physically active, going on 30-minute walks several times a week with friends. Her...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0700/p28.pdf

p9.pdf

...pressure in adults age 18 years and older; and intensive behavioral counseling to promote a healthy diet for adults with hyperlipidemia, hypertension, advancing age, and other known risk factors for cardiovas- cular and diet-related chronic disease. Counseling is cov- ered once...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2016/0700/p9.pdf

p52.pdf

...Instead of saying, This will treat your hypertension, say, Let’s try this for your high blood pressure. 2. Don’t judge. Instead of saying, Why aren’t you taking your metformin? say, I’m curious to know what happens when you take your metformin. 3. Be aware of costs. Most...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2016/0900/p52.pdf

p12.pdf

...ers. However, risky alcohol use can lead to motor vehicle crashes, arrest, intimate partner violence, and medical prob- lems including hypertension, gastritis, liver disease, and cancer.3 Moreover, if a woman drinks while pregnant, the child may be born with a fetal alcohol spectrum...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0500/p12.pdf

p28.pdf

...can use remote monitoring to track patient weight for congestive heart failure, fast- ing glucose for diabetes, blood pressure for hypertension, and oxygen saturation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Data can be incorporated directly into the patient portal and EHR...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0900/p28.pdf

p12.pdf

...groundwork for making a dif- ference in your patients’ lives. When you see Mrs. Jones, whom you have treated for hyperlipidemia and hypertension for the past five years, take a moment to realize that, if not for your treatment, she might have had a stroke or a heart attack. When you...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0900/p12.pdf

Deprescribing Unnecessary Medications: A Four-Part Process

...painful diabetic neuropathy of bilateral lower extremities, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, stable coronary artery disease, and hypertension. She has seen a cardiologist, pulmonologist, and neurologist for additional care. At today’s visit with you, her family physician, she...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0500/p28.pdf

Quality Measures: How to Get Them Right

...to influence an outcome, especially when results primarily reflect the patient’s socioeconomic status. For example, if patients with hypertension can- not afford their prescriptions or patients with diabetes cannot access healthy food options, their physicians cannot easily or...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0700/p23.pdf

Tools for Better Dementia Care

...there’s nothing that can be done and stick with what they know: focusing on the patients’ co-morbid conditions, such as high cholesterol, hypertension, and diabetes. For the patients and their caregivers, however, it is dementia’s cognitive, functional, and behavioral losses that...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0100/p11.pdf

Skin Deep: How to Properly Code for Biopsies and Lesion Removal

...Finally, remember to submit a wound repair code if allowed by CPT and, if you addressed an issue in addition to the skin procedures (hypertension, for example), include the appropriate E/M office visit code with modifier 25, Significant, separately identifiable evaluation and...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0300/p15.pdf

Practice Pearls

...• Hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipidemia: once every six months with labs • Asthma and allergies: once a year • Physical exam: as needed, but at least once every two years • Annual wellness visit (for Medicare patients): once a year • Insomnia, gastroesophageal...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0500/p32.pdf

How to Use Group Visits to Manage Obesity

...to submit diagno- sis codes for any conditions that are exac- erbated by overweight and obesity, such as diabetes, metabolic syndrome, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, coronary artery disease, osteoarthritis, or obstructive sleep apnea.4 If the group visit includes services led by a...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0900/p20.pdf

fpm20000600p33-rt1.doc

...8. Discussed targets and management of lipids, HTN and proteinuria. 9. Spent more than 50 percent of this 105-minute visit in counseling re: therapy options and management of diabetes. SIGNED: ______________________________ Copyright © 2000 American Academy of Family...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2000/0600/fpm20000600p33-rt1.doc

Starting a Revolution in Office-Based Care -- Family Practice Management

...Percentage of patients with hypertension 95 percent (increased from Tonawanda Medical Associates, whose BP is less than or equal to 140/86 67 percent in previous year) Buffalo, N.Y. VITALITY Percentage of staff recommending the practice 95 percent (increased from...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/1000/p29.pdf

How to Get All the 99214s You Deserve -- Family Practice Management

...exam but, rather, to your cognitive work. There is a difference in the way you think about the uncomplicated patient with well-controlled hypertension and the patient who requires frequent med- ication changes for a chronic condition and has additional medical problems. Likewise,...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/1000/p43.pdf

Improving Anticoagulation Management at the Point of Care -- Family Practice Management

...Point-of-care antico- agulation assessment allows you to concur- rently address other factors that contribute to stroke risk (such as hypertension and hyperlipidemia). Billing tips Overseeing warfarin therapy in the office rather than the lab is the first step to receiv- ing...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0200/p35.pdf

Recommendations for the Future of Family Medicine -- Family Practice Management

...coronary artery disease, hypertension, osteo- arthritis, depression and preventive care. • The Continuity-of-Care record (http: //www.aafp.org/x24962.xml); a joint effort headed by the Massachusetts Medical Society to develop an electronic document standard for summarizing...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0400/p34.pdf

How to Answer Your Clinical Questions More Efficiently -- Family Practice Management

...statCoder: Guidelines on hypertension (joint national Committee- 7), cholesterol (atP3), cardiac clearance and more ➤ http://www.statcoder.com/ united states Preventive services Task Force: interactive Preventive services selector ➤ http://198.76.191.14/ipss/ipss.htm...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0700/p37.pdf

ICD-9 Changes: It’s Time to Tend to Your Superbill -- Family Practice Management

...Some codes will have their descriptors changed. Beginning Oct. 1, codes for hypertension will use the word kidney rather than renal and chronic kid- ney disease rather then renal failure. Code 728.87 will be Muscle weakness, generalized. Several sleep disturbance codes (780.5X)...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2005/0900/p49.pdf

Cashing in on House Calls -- Family Practice Management

...attention. I also offer online consultations for established patients, for a fee. This is a great way to help patients with diabetes, hypertension and high cholesterol to manage their health between visits. Financing the practice The financial success of a cash-based house...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2006/0200/p67.pdf

How to Bill for Services Performed by Nonphysician Practitioners -- Family Practice ...

...(at a pre- vious visit) and initiates the plan of care that the NPP is carrying out. For example, the physician sees a patient with hypertension and asks the patient to follow up with the NPP. 2. The physician remains involved in the patient’s care and documents this involvement...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2006/0500/p45.pdf

diabetesfollowup.pdf

...l 401.1 Hypertension: BP at goal l Y l N l 272.0 Hypercholesterolemia: Cholesterol at goal l Y l N l 275.00 Obesity l Other continued ➤ Routine Diabetes encounteR continued P: Patient’s next step to health: l Medication changes: l Next visit: l...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2006/0900/diabetesfollowup.pdf

Page  Prev 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next

25 50 100 results per page