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Steps for Hospital Credentialing and Privileging -- Hospital Privileging

Oct 18, 2017 - These steps guide physicians through the process of hospital credentialing and privileging.

Practice Management : Practice Ownership, Administration, and Staffing

https://www.aafp.org/practice-management/administration/privileging/credentialing-privileging-steps.mem.html

Appropriate Prescribing of Medications: An Eight-Step Approach - American Family Physician

Jan 15, 2007 - A systematic approach advocated by the World Health Organization can help minimize poor-quality and erroneous prescribing. This six-step approach to prescribing suggests that the physician should (1) evaluate and dearly define the patient's problem; (2) specify the therapeutic ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0115/p231.html

Step by Step: Proper Planning Essential for Quality Improvement

Apr 7, 2015 - Step by Step: Proper Planning Essential for Quality Improvement

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/step_by_step_proper_planning.html

POEMs: Step-by-Step Approach to Ruling Out Infant Infection Is Accurate - American ...

Dec 1, 2016 - The Step-by-Step approach, using a basic physical examination and readily available urine and blood tests (without lumbar puncture; see the Synopsis section), can successfully identify low-risk infants younger than 90 days who will not need empiric antibiotic treatment and lumbar ...

American Family Physician : POEMs

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1201/p933.html

Town Hall Meetings Next Step for Future of Family Medicine Project

Jan 24, 2014 - Town Hall Meetings Next Step for Future of Family Medicine Project

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/town_hall_meetings_next_step.html

U.S. Needs More Than Baby Steps on Paid Maternity Leave

Jan 12, 2016 - U.S. Needs More Than Baby Steps on Paid Maternity Leave

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/u_s_needs_more_than.html

AAFP: FDA E-Cigarette Rule Great Step Forward for Public Health

May 5, 2016 - FDA E-Cigarette Rule Great Step Forward for Public Health

Press Center : News Releases and Statements

https://www.aafp.org/media-center/releases-statements/all/2016/e-cigarette-rule.html

Put the Rx Pad Down: Why Meds Aren't the First Step to Weight Loss

Jan 14, 2015 - Put the Rx Pad Down: Why Meds Aren't the First Step to Weight Loss

AAFP News : Fresh Perspectives : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/freshperspectives/entry/put_the_rx_pad_down.html

Walk the Talk: Students, Residents Step Up to Support AAFP Advocacy Efforts

Aug 13, 2014 - Walk the Talk: Students, Residents Step Up to Support AAFP Advocacy Efforts

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/walk_the_talk_students_residents.html

10 Steps to Preparing Your Office for ICD-10 -- Now -- FPM

Feb 1, 2014 - Don't wait any longer. You need to take steps now to meet the Oct. 1 deadline.

Family Practice Management : Articles

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

The health plan two-step -- FPM

Aug 28, 2009 - The health plan two-step

Family Practice Management : Getting Paid Blog : FPM Home

https://www.aafp.org/journals/fpm/blogs/gettingpaid/entry/the_health_plan_two_step.html

Understanding Patients' Literacy Level is Crucial Step in Care

Jul 26, 2013 - Understanding Patients' Literacy Level is Crucial Step in Care

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/understanding_patients_literacy_level_is.html

Begin the Beguine, or loosening up for some ICD-10 dance steps -- FPM

Dec 20, 2012 - Begin the Beguine, or loosening up for some ICD-10 dance steps

Family Practice Management : Getting Paid Blog : FPM Home

https://www.aafp.org/journals/fpm/blogs/gettingpaid/entry/begin_the_beguine_or_loosening.html

Step Up to Help Curb Teen Medication Abuse

Sep 27, 2012 - Step Up to Help Curb Teen Medication Abuse

AAFP News : AAFP Leader Voices : Blogs

https://www.aafp.org/news/blogs/leadervoices/entry/family_physicians_can_help_curb.html

Step-by-Step Practice Transformation -- FPM

Dec 1, 2009 - Clearly, it's possible to improve your practice one piece at a time. But can you ever achieve radical practice redesign by this route? The author introduces an article by Anton Kuzel, MD, MHPE, which proposes a step-by-step plan for revolutionizing your practice.

Family Practice Management : From the Editor

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2009/1100/p6.html

Ten Steps to a Patient-Centered Medical Home -- FPM

Dec 1, 2009 - Start with steps that increase practice revenue. Then you'll be better able to afford the steps that just make practice better and more satisfying.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2009/1100/p18.html

Differential Diagnosis of Polyarticular Arthritis - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2015 - Polyarticular arthritis is commonly encountered in clinical settings and has multiple etiologies. The first step is to distinguish between true articular pain and nonarticular or periarticular conditions by recognizing clinical patterns through the history and physical examination. Once...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0701/p35.html

Climbing One Step at a Time -- FPM

Feb 1, 2010 - Practice redesign is a huge, daunting task that becomes more manageable if you take it one step at a time -- and not just because you're tackling it piecemeal. There's some synergy at work.

Family Practice Management : From the Editor

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2010/0100/p7.html

Management of Constipation in Older Adults - American Family Physician

Sep 15, 2015 - Chronic constipation is common in adults older than 60 years, and symptoms occur in up to 50% of nursing home residents. Primary constipation is also referred to as functional constipation. Secondary constipation is associated with chronic disease processes, medication use, and ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0915/p500.html

Physician Burnout: Simple Steps to Improving Well-being -- Physician Health First

Dec 8, 2017 - Author and wellness advocate Deepak Chopra, MD, shares simple tools for physicians to improve well-being and reduce burnout.

Membership : Member Benefits

https://www.aafp.org/membership/benefits/physician-health-first/phf/simple-steps-to-well-being.html

Diabetes Self-Management: Facilitating Lifestyle Change - American Family Physician

Sep 15, 2017 - Healthy eating and increased physical activity can prevent or delay the onset of diabetes mellitus and facilitate diabetes management. Current guidelines recommend long-term weight loss of 5% to 7% of body weight and 150 minutes of at least moderate-intensity physical activity per week ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0915/p362.html

Medications for Chronic Asthma - American Family Physician

Sep 15, 2016 - Chronic asthma is a major health concern for children and adults worldwide. The goal of treatment is to prevent symptoms by reducing airway inflammation and hyperreactivity. Step-up therapy for symptom control involves initiation with low-dose treatment and increasing intensity at ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0915/p454.html

Diagnosis of Heel Pain - American Family Physician

Oct 15, 2011 - Heel pain is a common presenting symptom in ambulatory clinics. There are many causes, but a mechanical etiology is most common. Location of pain can be a guide to the proper diagnosis. The most common diagnosis is plantar fasciitis, a condition that leads to medial plantar heel pain, ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/1015/p909.html

Detecting Elder Abuse and Neglect: Assessment and Intervention - American Family Physician

Mar 15, 2014 - Elder mistreatment includes intentional or neglectful acts by a caregiver or trusted person that harm a vulnerable older person. It can occur in a variety of settings. One out of 10 older adults experiences some form of abuse or neglect by a caregiver each year, and the incidence is ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0315/p453.html

Differentiation and Diagnosis of Tremor - American Family Physician

Mar 15, 2011 - Tremor, an involuntary, rhythmic, oscillatory movement of a body part, is the most common movement disorder encountered in clinical practice. Rest tremors occur in a body part that is relaxed and completely supported against gravity. Action tremors occur with voluntary contraction of a ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0315/p697.html

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