Posts Tagged ‘physician practice productivity’

Infographic: An Average Physician Day

November 4th, 2015 by Melanie Matthews

The average patient caseload of a primary care physician is about 2,300 patients, with about 94 patient encounters per week, according to a new infographic by eVisit.

The infographic breaks down the typical day of a physician, including the percentage of a physician’s day that is spent outside the exam room doing documentation and follow-up due to insurance and new regulatory requirements. It also examines the impact of this workload and how it could be better managed.

An Average Physician Day

Starting this past January, Medicare is reimbursing physician practices for select Chronic Care Management (CCM) services not previously eligible for reimbursement, underscoring the vital role of care management in primary care.

Physician Reimbursement for Chronic Care Management: Identifying New Practice Revenue Opportunities offers practical guidance to prepare physician practices to maximize CCM reimbursement in the year ahead.

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Infographic: Healthcare Organizations Adjusting to New Healthcare Mandates for Maximum Productivity

January 29th, 2014 by Jackie Lyons

In the evolving healthcare industry, physicians must constantly implement new technology and processes to meet new mandates. Practices that do not update with new electronic medical record (EMR) codes in ICD-10 risk losing money associated with cost of programs and lowered productivity.

Compared to ICD-9, ICD-10 contains 55,000 longer codes for more exact clinical documentation, according to a new infographic from Capson Physicians Insurance. This infographic illustrates the variable effects of ICD-10 and EMR implementations on physician practices.

Adjusting to New Healthcare Mandidates for Maximum Productivity

You may also be interested in this related resource: ICD-10-CM/PCS Implementation Action Plan. With these new implementations, it is important to be informed concerning ICD-10. This 135-page resource goes beyond its comprehensive coverage of ICD-10 CM/PCS to provide you with training tools, as well. It also includes an 81-page customizable document, as well as a customizeable spread sheet log.

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