Entries by Chip Hart

Supergroup Meeting Registration Opened

Here’s the announcement from this morning.  Many of the details are still being worked out, but with only 75 seats available, you may wish to get in early. Register for the Pediatric Supergroup Conference This May 26-27, PCC will host a Pediatric Supergroup Conference for clients and non-clients alike at the Carlton Hotel in New …

Pediatric Supergroup Meeting – Save The Dates

Who: Individuals and parties interested and invested in the concept of pediatric supergroups. Where: Carlton Hotel, New York, NY When: May 26-27, 2016 Why: Because pediatric groups practice in silos of information sharing. Because there are many different supergroup “styles” and the more we understand what makes them succeed, the better off we are for …

Free 2016 RVU Calculator

Welcome to the free 2016 RBRVS Calculator. As you may know, the AMA won’t let anyone provide a free RVU calculator that includes CPT codes due to their CPT copyrights. In an abundance of caution and, because in our unhappy experience, the AMA interprets its rights (in our opinion) overly broadly, we created this tool …

Immunization Fridge Survey Update

Two months ago, the Fridge Militia (as I like to call them) was interested in getting some sense of the state of immunization vaccine refrigerators. How many practices actually use medical quality equipment?  How common are generators?  How many doctors actually have two-way communication with their valuable resources?  The improvement of vaccine storage is an …

Pediatric Supergroup Meeting Announcement

Mark your calendars.  Details are forthcoming, but during the week leading up to Memorial Day, 2016, PCC plans to host a “pediatric supergroup” meeting in NYC.  You are invited. This isn’t a “PCC” conference.  This is for any practice who belongs to, or is interested in learning more about, pediatric supergroups.  What’s a supergroup?  We’re …

Vaccine Storage and Safety (Guest Blog and Survey)

The message comes from Robin Warner, who has some important things to say about vaccine refrigerators.  I know I must seem a little vaccine-focused lately, but these issues are vital and I am grateful for the work of Dr. Warner and Dr. Barden.   This past weekend, I had the good fortune of being able …

VFC Vaccine Survey

About a year ago, I posted a link to a survey for anyone here who gives VFC vaccines.  If you do, please take 3 minutes to respond to this. The AAP is working hard to get VFC flu shot distribution fixed. I’ll let Dr. Diasio speak for himself. We are continuing to try to improve …