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Malpractice -- FPM Topic Collection

Jul 19, 2010 - This article collection features popular FPM content on the subject of malpractice -- from defending your care in a deposition to ensuring you have the right malpractice insurance policy. This article collection features popular FPM content on the subject of malpractice -- from ...

Family Practice Management : Topic Collections

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/topicModules/viewTopicModule.htm?topicModuleId=41

HIPAA -- FPM Topic Collection

Jul 15, 2010 - This article collection features popular FPM content on the subject of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act -- from frequently asked questions to help with HIPAA transactions and code sets standards. This article collection features popular FPM content on the subject ...

Family Practice Management : Topic Collections

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/topicModules/viewTopicModule.htm?topicModuleId=35

The Case for Medical Chaperones -- FPM

Oct 1, 2018 - It's time for more discussion about how best to incorporate chaperones in primary care.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0900/p6.html

Protecting Adolescent Patient Privacy: Four Key Questions -- FPM

Feb 1, 2019 - When an adolescent patient requests confidential services, here’s what you need to know about their rights and your responsibilities.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0100/p7.html

Patient Inducements: The New Dos and Don'ts -- FPM

Aug 1, 2018 - The limits on giving free goods and services to Medicare and Medicaid patients are complex. Here’s how to avoid regulatory trouble.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0700/p16.html

Is It Ethical to Accept Gifts From Patients? -- FPM

Feb 1, 2018 - To make the right decision, first consider the patient’s motives.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0100/p40.html

Practice Pearls - Jan-Feb 2018 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2018 - Warn patients about privacy issues associated with genetic testing | Use text messages to boost flu shots | Encourage employee recognition

Family Practice Management : Practice Pearls

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2018/0100/p34.html

Opting Out of Medicare: How to Get Out and Stay Out -- FPM

Dec 1, 2017 - Physicians can cut ties with Medicare and privately contract with Medicare beneficiaries, but doing it incorrectly can be costly.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/1100/p17.html

The Ethics of Caring for Friends or Family -- FPM

Aug 1, 2017 - When should you say no?

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0700/p44.html

How to Identify, Understand, and Unlearn Implicit Bias in Patient Care -- FPM

Aug 1, 2019 - Taking steps to recognize and correct unconscious assumptions toward groups can promote health equity.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2019/0700/p29.html

Addressing Ambulatory Patient Safety in Your Practice -- FPM

Oct 1, 2015 - Reducing errors in care requires establishing a culture of safety, systematic reporting, consistent follow-up, and sustained commitment.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2015/0900/p23.html

Practice Pearls - Mar-Apr 2017 -- FPM

Apr 1, 2017 - Advertisement << Coding & Documentation Previous article What Is the Best Appro ... Next article >> Mar-Apr 2017 Issue PRACTICE PEARLS Fam Pract Manag. 2017 Mar-Apr;24(2):37. Shop around for malpractice insurance Use a scoreboard to help your team accomplish its goals QandA Physician...

Family Practice Management : Practice Pearls

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0300/p37.html

Incorporating Medical Interpretation Into Your Practice -- FPM

Apr 1, 2014 - Making sure you can understand your patients not only improves their care but avoids legal trouble.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0300/p16.html

How to Survive an EHR Meaningful Use Audit -- FPM

Dec 1, 2013 - Creating and keeping the right documents is key to answering reviewers' questions about electronic health record compliance.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2013/1100/p7.html

How to Reduce Your Malpractice Risk -- FPM

Aug 1, 2012 - Recognizing warning signs and documenting with care are two keys.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2012/0700/p21.html

Rationing Time -- FPM

Oct 1, 2012 - We decry rationing care, yet we ration our time every day.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2012/0900/p8.html

Is Your Practice at Risk for Fraud? -- FPM

Dec 1, 2011 - Without reasonable controls, you may be inviting embezzlement.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2011/1100/p20.html

The Power of Apology -- FPM

Feb 1, 2010 - When a patient suffers from a medical mistake, two words can usher in healing.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2010/0100/p40.html

The More Things Change -- FPM

Feb 1, 2010 - Referring to a 1903 book on medical practice management, the author argues that physicians faced challenges 100 years ago that are startlingly similar to today's problems -- threats to primary care, inadequate income, scheming lawyers and more.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2010/0100/p8.html

Five Ways to Respond to a Medical Mistake -- FPM

Apr 1, 2009 - You can make things right if you don’t give in to shame, defensiveness and fear.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2009/0300/p40.html

Letters - Jan-Feb 2011 -- FPM

Feb 1, 2011 - Advertisement << PCMH, ACOs and Health ... Previous article Coding & Documentation Next article >> Jan-Feb 2011 Issue LETTERS Refills for schedule II controlled substances? Fam Pract Manag. 2011 Jan-Feb;18(1):4. In the article A Proactive Approach to Controlled Substance Refills...

Family Practice Management : Letters

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2011/0100/p4a.html

Defending the Real Standard of Care -- FPM

Feb 1, 2008 - When a strep test led to a lawsuit, this physician took the stand in defense of common sense.

Family Practice Management : The Last Word

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0200/p48.html

What You Need to Know When Called Upon to Be a Good Samaritan -- FPM

Apr 1, 2008 - Understanding your legal protections and ethical obligations can make it easier to respond when duty calls.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0400/p37.html

Patient History and Malpractice Defense -- FPM

Oct 1, 2008 - Good records can help defend against a meritless malpractice suit, but it takes more than good records to prevent one.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0900/p11.html

Paging Dr. Colombo: When Physicians Become Instruments of the Law -- FPM

Aug 1, 2008 - What do you do when the law and your Hippocratic Oath come into conflict?

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0700/p12.html

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