Practice tools

This section offers the tools and resources you need to manage your practice, including essential information on coding, compliance, quality care, practice models, guidelines, and much more.



MIPS calculatorHow will MIPS affect your bottom line?

Find out how MIPS will impact your practice revenue with the AAD's interactive assessment tool.

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PracticePrior authorization & drug pricing

The Prior Authorization & Drug Pricing Toolkit was created to help dermatologists and their staff successfully navigate this challenging environment with the goal of increasing access to necessary medications for patients.

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Ask an expertGot MACRA questions?

Join the online MACRA Readiness Community and AADA expert staff and members will answer your questions.

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Coding resources

Browse information about ICD-10 and RAC audits, coding manuals, common coding issues, and more.
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Practice management webinars

AAD expert coding staff provide a first-hand look at hot topics such as Medicare payment changes and what’s new in meaningful use with one-hour live webinars.
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Running a practice

Access information and resources to help run your practice, from learning about choosing the best practice model to ACOs, meaningful use, and more.
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Imagine a day when technology and data combine to transform your practice and demonstrate the value of the specialty with outcomes of dermatology care.
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Quality care and guidelines

The Academy helps dermatologists provide the highest quality patient care, including the development of clinical guidelines, appropriate use criteria, and providing patient safety resources.
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AAD CareerCompass

Just starting your career search or looking for a change of pace? Use the Academy's job search tool to help you narrow in by position, location, career level, and more.
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Affinity partner programs

The AAD's affinity partner programs provide members with practical, money-saving solutions for personal and professional stability. The programs offer discounts on medical, surgical, and front-office supplies to personal and financial protection and more.

Practice news

Meaningful use attestation deadline extended to March 13 to avoid 2018 penalty. Learn more. 

How will MIPS impact your practice revenue? Use AAD's new interactive tool.

CMS announces new MACRA physician payment rule. Learn more.