Jul 28, 2016, 18:34 PM
In Pennsylvania’s Fight Against Opioid Abuse, Drug Monitoring Database Could Be a Game-Changer
Many physicians are anxiously awaiting the launch of Pennsylvania's new prescription drug monitoring system. Joseph Teel, MD, explains how not having access to such a database has changed his prescribing habits.
May 18, 2016, 18:37 PM
What Is the ‘Warm Hand-Off’ and How Can It Help Pennsylvania’s Opioid Abuse Crisis?
Guest blogger Kristen Sandel, MD, explains what the warm hand-off is and how her hospital is using it to help patients with opioid addictions.
May 11, 2016, 19:18 PM
Verification Requirement for Pa. Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Users
Pennsylvania's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) Office has updated its verification requirements for PDMP users.
Jan 16, 2016, 18:45 PM
Call Time: What Is Its Value?
While not a typical measure of productivity, call time is a very real part of practicing medicine.
Feb 24, 2015, 18:38 PM
Productivity by Charges or Collections? That Is the Question
In this article, we focus on two, perhaps more traditional, methods of compensation related to physician productivity - charges and collections.