More Housecleaning

I have a backup of pediatric benchmarks (a really cool location-adjusted revenue one is coming), but some items I have to get out of my queue:

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Spring 2008 Pediatric Coding Conference

It's official. PCC's Spring 2008 Pediatric Coding Conference will be held on April 17 at the Capital Hilton in Washington DC.

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"Insurance execs: Stop lining your pockets"

Medical Economics has commented on Susanne Madden's article about Medical Cost Ratios [link removed]. Haven't read it yet? Don't do so just before bed, it will keep you up.

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Highmark Lawsuit (Feb Deadline!)

[Before I begin, it looks like there might be an important RVU update later today!]

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I Cry a Sad Tear for Wealthy HMOs

December 06, 2007 / 0 Comments / in Insurance, Uncategorized / by Chip Hart

As I've said before, sometimes they write themselves.

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Patients and Doctors vs. THEM

December 05, 2007 / 0 Comments / in Insurance, pediatric, Uncategorized / by Chip Hart

I have a bad habit of writing my blogs late at night or early in the morning, which isn't always the smartest thing from both an articulation/clarity and family-relations perspective. This is a test...

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Microsoft "Health"

November 28, 2007 / 0 Comments / in Insurance, Uncategorized, aap / by Chip Hart

I have to admit that I was a bit dismayed, but fascinated, by the giant Microsoft booth at the recent AAP show in SF. The fascination came from the cool vein-finder tool (if you saw it, you know what...

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2008 RVU Updates Out

[Note: Since this post, there are have been major changes to the RVUs. Check more recent posts in this blog, like this one.  You may also want to go directly to PCC's on-line RVU tools.]

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Health Gift Cards Scam

November 13, 2007 / 0 Comments / in Insurance, Uncategorized / by Chip Hart

If you don't have the time to read this all, I'll provide my conclusion here: JR is right. "Healthcare gift cards" fall only a few centimeters short of being an out-and-out scam, imo.

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This month's AAP News has some great news and some congratulations are in order to some PCC friends and family.

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