The Miriam Webster Dictionary defines wellness as:“The quality or state of being in good health especially as an actively sought goal.” Take advantage of May as Family Wellness month, to make not just your wellness, but that of your entire family your actively sought goal.
A common treatment for allergies is Allergen Immunotherapy or “allergy shots”. This type of treatment is prescribed by the Allergy specialist who also may administer the treatment personally. The table below provides CPT codes that are used in the billing of allergen immunotherapy.
When scheduling a patient for their first visit to your practice, you should advise them of what they need to bring to help ensure a smooth registration process and to assist your physician in making that first visit as thorough as possible.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are no longer conditions that are only discussed in back alley clinics. Proof is based on the fact that statistics show that STDs are commonly affecting those as young as 15 and Medicare now covers STD preventive services. A diverse range of clinicians from Pediatrics to Geriatric Medicine are being called upon to help reduce STD’s in our communities.
This April, National Minority Health Month is supported by the Office of Minority Health and other agencies to raise awareness about health disparities that continue to affect racial and ethnic minorities. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's groundbreaking policies are aimed to reduce these disparities and achieve health equity.
As part of Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week, I have reached out to South Florida Radiation Oncologist, Dr. James T. Parsons for some professional insight. Dr. Parsons is an internationally recognized expert in the field of Head and Neck Cancer treatment.
We would like to emphasize the importance of a coordinated team approach for successful treatment of one of the most complex of all cancer diagnoses.
With today being the day after “Tax Day”, many people are probably feeling the effects of the dreaded tax filing deadline. Many others may attribute their stress to what they feel is the overload of their daily responsibilities and routines.