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Your Medicare Part D patient is denied treatment, but why? Learn more about the Medicare Part D program’s reliance on two hard-to-access and often outdated compendia, and how to handle a denial.
Denied!

Your Medicare Part D patient is denied treatment, but why? Learn more about the Medicare Part D program’s reliance on two hard-to-access and often outdated compendia, and how to handle a denial.

An employment contract determines more than just pay and benefits — it can also impact your long-term job satisfaction. Get expert tips on contract essentials, how to negotiate, and compensation extras you may not have thought to ask for
Sign on the dotted line...

An employment contract determines more than just pay and benefits — it can also impact your long-term job satisfaction. Get expert tips on contract essentials, how to negotiate, and compensation extras you may not have thought to ask for

Coming down the payment pike

CMS has hinted at potentially sweeping changes to the Physician Fee Schedule for dermatology, including restructuring of E/M codes, modifier 25 cuts, and possible flattening of the global periods. Read the latest on Medicare reimbursement.

CMS has hinted at potentially sweeping changes to the Physician Fee Schedule for dermatology, including restructuring of E/M codes, modifier 25 cuts, and possible flattening of the global periods. Read the latest on Medicare reimbursement

Cracking the Code
Cracking the Code

Alex Miller, MD, answers your frequently asked coding questions.

art for Clinical Applications
Clinical Applications

Do polygenic risk scores have potential utility in determining risk for dermatologic disease?

Answers in Practice

Check out these eight tips to help optimize financial efficiency in your practice!

Who is changing jobs in dermatology and where are they going?
Facts at Your Fingertips

Who is changing jobs in dermatology and where are they going?

How it works, potential applications, and what patients should know.
The many uses of microneedling

How it works, potential applications, and what patients should know.

Experts discuss techniques for the diagnosis and treatment of allergic contact dermatitis.
Are you a rash whisperer?

Experts discuss techniques for the diagnosis and treatment of allergic contact dermatitis.

Drugs you never thought you’d use in dermatology.
Not the usual suspects

Drugs you never thought you’d use in dermatology.

From the Editor

Physician editor Kathryn Schwarzenberger, MD, previews this month’s issue.

Balance in Practice

Aisha Sethi, MD, talks about how the practices of dermatology and poetry intersect.

Asked & Answered

Learn how to access resources to help you pass the Board exam.

Legally Speaking

What you need to know about sexual harassment in the workplace.

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