Bungee Blogging!

I’ve been erratic, I know, but that’s life on the road (another broken hard drive!) and at home with two H1N1 kids.  Here’s the latest:  Can’t avoid swine flu issues. Did folks know that to add to all the confusion, it looks like the big clearinghouses weren’t paying attention either. At least three of the …

Will A Swine Flu Boycott Work?

If I boycott the swine flu, is that as good as a vaccination? You see, I really want to talk about something else, but I can’t hold off forever. For example, I should be talking about our next AAP endorsed Pediatric Coding and Practice Management Conference.  Woohoo!  Miami, on January 29!  Also sponsored by the …

Swine Flu Coding and Other Interesting News

Buried, which seems to be my status since August.  Some interesting items:  An official study indicating that the use of an EHR can improve primary care and supports the Medical Home model.  This is something our clients have known for 25 years.  Again, the MGMA tells us that “Medical practice revenues fall.”  At first, I …

OK, OK, I Know I Need to Get Back To It

Yes, I took a long break.  Sorry about that.  When I don’t blog, one of two things is happening – I’m either on vacation (but still blog then most of the time anyway) or I am so overwhelmed with things to discuss that I can’t figure out where to start.  I don’t like just throwing …