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Lastest Articles from CarolineFifeMD.com
How to Change Your Specialty Code
by Caroline Fife, M.D. on January 22, 2020 at 1:00 pm
How to Find Your HCC Score
by Caroline Fife, M.D. on January 20, 2020 at 3:40 pm
I'm re-posting these helpful instructions for finding your HCC score from a previous guest post by Dr. Helen Gelly. The importance of your HCC score cannot be overstated!
How Wound Care May Change, For Better and Worse, in 2020 | From Today’s Wound Clinic
by Caroline Fife, M.D. on January 16, 2020 at 5:17 pm
The field of wound management is in for a lot of big changes in 2020. As with anything in life, some changes are painful, but they could have beneficial aspects for both clinicians and patients.
CMS Report on HBOT Prior Authorization
by Caroline Fife, M.D. on January 10, 2020 at 6:53 pm
The ACA – To Be or Not To Be…?
by Caroline Fife, M.D. on December 27, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Last week on Dec. 18, 2019, a Fifth Circuit appeals panel upheld Judge O’Connor’s ruling, determining that the individual mandate (to buy insurance) under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional in the absence of a tax penalty. However, the appeals court did not offer a decision as to whether the rest of the ACA remains in force.
Solve One Person’s Problem with Operation Santa
by Caroline Fife, M.D. on December 23, 2019 at 2:26 pm
There are, it seems, a few problems that we can actually solve.
What’s the Difference Between Hyperbaric Registries?
by Caroline Fife, M.D. on December 18, 2019 at 4:11 pm
We need all the data we can get in the fields of wound care and hyperbaric medicine.