Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Survey

On behalf of our newest client, I’m posting this request for questions relating to FASDs.  For those of you in NJ especially, please send in your questions.   AAP NJ has received an FASDs visiting professorship grant and is planning two webinars that will be transmitted live in January and then will be available as …

Pediatrics Face Unique Set of EMR Challenges

Sometimes, other people ask me questions and sometimes they then even publish what I say.  Here is a piece about the unique demands of pediatricians have with EHRs over on the EMR and EHR blog.  They ran my email exchange with them verbatim – I always wish I’d said something else in retrospect, but please …

Insurance Divot Spreadsheet

During the NCE, Dr. Couchman suggested that I whip together a spreadsheet to show how to quickly calculate the divot made when you drop a poorly paying insurance company.  Here it is. The concept is fairly sound and simple: if you have an insurance company that pays you less than the rest of your payers, …

PCC Passes ONC-ATCB Certification

I usually don’t talk much about PCC’s actual “business” here, but I can’t help myself today. Although we’ve known for a little while, it’s official now: PCC has passed ARRA certification!  Woohoo! I wanted to throw an image of the certified seal up here, but I didn’t want the Gods of ONC to come down …