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Understanding Your NPI Number

Every provider in this country has a National Provider Identifier (NPI). This is a unique identification number for covered health care providers. According to CMS, it was created to improve the efficiency

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Clinical Pearl Wednesday #31

Have a patient complaining of dull epigastric pain? Consider an ulceration in your differential. In an outpatient setting, a peptic ulcer can be diagnosed clinically. Here is how: Inquire if the patient

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Medicare and Cash Practices

There has been a lot of discussion on the Facebook group about having a cash practice and seeing Medicare patients. Listen, you are not supposed to charge a Medicare patient cash for

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Clinical Pearl Wednesday #30

Do not forget about fungal otitis externa (otomycosis)! This is rare but it will present itself at some point in your career. I think I have seen 2 cases in 8 years