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Today’s billing process: Follow these 11 steps
Today’s billing process: Follow these 11 stepsThere are several very detailed steps that we will combine into 11 separate functions that have to be performed in a prompt and accurate fashion in order to submit a clean claim and be paid in a timely fashion.
An SGR-free final rule: What you need to know
An SGR-free final rule: What you need to knowHere are the highlights of the final rule for Medicare Part B payment for calendar year 2016 of greatest interest to urologists.
What’s been your experience with ICD-10 so far?
What’s been your experience with ICD-10 so far?Three urologists discussing their early experiences with ICD-10 make it clear that the transition hasn't been the disaster predicted by some.
Partial nephrectomy results in bowel injury, lawsuit
Partial nephrectomy results in bowel injury, lawsuitThe defendants did not dispute the patient's claims but did question the severity and frequency of her complaints and whether they related to the original operation.
Underactive bladder: Definition, diagnosis, and treatment
Underactive bladder: Definition, diagnosis, and treatmentAfter providing a definition of underactive bladder and describing its various pathologies, this article outlines practical diagnostic steps and an approach to treatment, which is aimed at correcting underlying pathologies.
Watch out for these 7 common EHR mistakes
Watch out for these 7 common EHR mistakesIn our review of hundreds of charts from multiple EHR systems, several frequently made errors emerged, and for this article, we will discuss seven common mistakes end how to avoid them.
Extracapsular prostate cancer leads patient to sue
Extracapsular prostate cancer leads patient to sueIn this case, the man currently has no evidence of metastatic disease or other long-term injury from his claimed negligence that the physicians allowed the cancer to become extracapsular during the 6 months of following his PSA levels.
Advanced imaging for recurrent PCa: Is the future now?
Advanced imaging for recurrent PCa: Is the future now?In this interview, Peter L. Choyke, MD, discusses current methods of detecting biochemical recurrence with imaging, promising new techniques to localize recurrence, and cost considerations.
Long-term TRT study refutes concerns about prostate safety
Long-term TRT study refutes concerns about prostate safetyA study of more than 300 men sheds new light on the prostate safety of testosterone replacement therapy.
Pediatric hypospadias repair in 2015
Pediatric hypospadias repair in 2015This article provides a contemporary perspective on several aspects of hypospadias surgery, including preoperative counseling, use of androgen stimulation, and technical nuances for repair of routine midshaft-to-distal hypospadias, as well as more complex cases.