Hitting a Nerve

Hitting a Nerve

Billing audits: The bane of a small practice

In a small solo practice, dealing with a billing audit means that someone has to let phones go to voicemail, dictations get delayed, and other...

Hitting a Nerve

The registered letter runaround

Registered letters are a necessary expense and chore for solo neurologist Allan M. Block when patients won’t answer phone calls or normal mail...

Hitting a Nerve

Prescribing drugs outside your specialty

In his “Hitting a Nerve” column, Dr. Allan M. Block says he wouldn’t expect internists to continue medications that he started prescribing because...

Hitting a Nerve

Keeping office and home personas separate

Dr. Allan M. Block does his best to keep his office and home lives separate for the sake of himself and his family and tries to keep outside...

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