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Long-Term Care

Here is help understanding, choosing and funding long-term care. Long-term maintenance is a term used to describe community and home-based services for adults who want help care for themselves. If you’re thinking about long-term care options on your own, a parent or another cherished one, begin the research and discussions early. For instance: home care. … Continue reading Long-Term Care

METASTATIC COLORECTAL CANCER

It’s estimated that over 100, 000 Americans discover that they’ve colorectal cancer annually. Some of those cases include those who’ve been diagnosed with cancer which has metastasized. Most us know that in this stage, treatment could become hard and more complicated. Some cases still have some hope for a couple years of survival. Once colon or colon … Continue reading METASTATIC COLORECTAL CANCER

ANESTHESIA

Anesthesia is helpful for several things, including performing the operation or biopsy processes, taking x-ray, and performing dental procedures. A docotor might choose local anesthesia, injectable general anesthesia, or inhaled general anesthesia to maintain you pain-free during diagnostic or surgical procedures. Doctor is widely trained to perform anesthesia and will take all possible precaution to … Continue reading ANESTHESIA

HEART DISEASES

Heart diseases describe a wide variety of ailments that affect your heart. The heart diseases include blood vessel diseases, like coronary artery disease, heart rhythm problems and heart defects you are born with. The term heart diseases are usually used interchangeably with the term coronary disease. A coronary disease usually identifies conditions which involve narrowed … Continue reading HEART DISEASES

2020 PROPOSED MEDICARE PHYSICIAN FEE SCHEDULE

  The CY 2020 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) proposed rule has been released on July 29 that included changes to the conversion factor for Medicare physician reimbursement ($36.09). In the proposed rule, CMS announces its intentions to pull back on establishing blended payment rates for established patient office visits coded as E/M levels 2 through 4. … Continue reading 2020 PROPOSED MEDICARE PHYSICIAN FEE SCHEDULE

HEALTHCARE DIRECTIVE

The terms “healthcare directive” “living will”  and “advance directive”, all refer to the legal document that lets people state their wishes for end-of-life medical care. A living will, despite its name, is not at all such as the wills that people utilize to leave the property at their death. A dwelling will also be called a … Continue reading HEALTHCARE DIRECTIVE

PAYING FOR LONG TERM CARE

Here is help understanding, choosing and funding long-term care. Long-term maintenance is a term used to describe community and home-based services for adults who want help care for themselves. If you’re thinking about long-term care options on your own, a parent or another cherished one, begin the research and discussions early. For instance: home care. … Continue reading PAYING FOR LONG TERM CARE

USES & TYPES OF ANESTHESIA

Anesthesia is helpful for several things, including performing the operation or biopsy processes, taking x-ray, and performing dental procedures. A docotor might choose local anesthesia, injectable general anesthesia, or inhaled general anesthesia to maintain you pain-free during diagnostic or surgical procedures. Doctor is widely trained to perform anesthesia and will take all possible precaution to … Continue reading USES & TYPES OF ANESTHESIA

CARDIAC REHABILITATION OR REHAB

Cardiac Rehabilitation or Rehab Cardiac rehabilitation or cardiac rehab is a branch of rehabilitation medicine/physical therapy dealing with optimizing physical function in patients with cardiac disease or recent cardiac surgeries. Listed here are the applicable HCPCS codes: 9379 7 – Doctor solutions for inpatient cardiac rehabilitation, without constant ECG monitoring 9379 8 – Doctor solutions … Continue reading CARDIAC REHABILITATION OR REHAB

MEDICAL CODING AUDITS

Medical Coding Audits: Auditing physician charges and billing practices is debatable, but it’ll normally yield enhanced claims management procedures, cash flow and compliance with related laws and regulations. An annual audit allows doctors and practice staff to recognize specific coding problems that may recur in comparable claims submissions. Careful pre-submission observation and review of these … Continue reading MEDICAL CODING AUDITS

EFFECTS OF ANABOLIC STEROIDS

Effects of Anabolic Steroids The effect of Anabolic Steroids on different human systems are: Musculoskeletal and Cardiovascular System – Enlarged heart higher risk of myocardial infarction, water and sodium retention, high blood pressure level, elevated cholesterol, blood clotting disorders, baldness, acne on the back, shoulders and torso, oily skin, puffy eyebrow etc. Gastrointestinal system – Hypertension, … Continue reading EFFECTS OF ANABOLIC STEROIDS

HERBS FOR HYPERTENSION

Herbs for Hypertension Hypertension might have a holistic therapy approach with the herbal remedies together with a few changes in lifestyle. Both these paths could make a substantial way in solving the cardiac issues and in reducing the high blood pressure level. Performing exercise for approximately half an hour per day and decreasing the weight … Continue reading HERBS FOR HYPERTENSION

ACUTE AND CHRONIC BRONCHITIS

Acute and Chronic Bronchitis Bronchitis is a respiratory disease wherein the mucous membrane lining of the bronchial tubes in the lungs becomes inflamed. The bronchial tubes are air passages that extend from the trachea to the tiny airways and tiny air sacs of the lungs. Since the lining of all the bronchial tubes swells or … Continue reading ACUTE AND CHRONIC BRONCHITIS

CERVICAL CANCER SURVIVAL

Cervical Cancer Survival Current options are surgery and radiotherapy and sometimes chemotherapy. Depending upon the extent of the tumor and the state of the disease, the specialist will remove the cervix malignant tissue, uterus, maintaining or not the ovaries and rectal and lymph nodes. Conization: This is a cone biopsy. It is done if the cancer … Continue reading CERVICAL CANCER SURVIVAL

HEART STROKE

Heart issues describe a wide variety of ailments that affect your heart. Diseases under the heart problems umbrella include blood vessel diseases, like coronary artery disease, heart rhythm problems and heart defects you are born with, among others. The term heart problems are usually used interchangeably with the term coronary disease. A coronary disease usually … Continue reading HEART STROKE

LABORATORY TEST FOR INFECTIOUS DISEASES

A doctor may order laboratory work or imaging tests to help determine what is causing your symptoms. Let’s have a look at these tests. Laboratory tests: Many diseases have signs and symptoms. Samples of your body fluids can occasionally uncover evidence of the particular microbe that is causing your illness. This helps your physician tailor your … Continue reading LABORATORY TEST FOR INFECTIOUS DISEASES

SLEEP MEDICINE

If you visit a physician and say I can’t sleep, they’ll give you a prescription for a sleeping pill and sends you off on your way. Some of them may spend a while to explore the reason with you, at least temporarily, and they are even able to suggest some relaxation methods to aid with … Continue reading SLEEP MEDICINE