In Coding
Oct 1st, 2010
How do you code BlackBerry thumb? How about cell phone elbow or computer vision syndrome? You won’t find these specific diagnoses in the ICD-9-CM code book, but they’re real and doctors are seeing more and more patients presenting with telltale symptoms, American Medical News reports. Tech-Savvy Patients Present with Modern-day Ailments was last modified: July 5th, ...
Jul 28th, 2010
Having used social media to connect patients and providers for years, the Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic is opening a school of social media for other health providers. The new Center for Social Media will train physicians and health care organizations to use Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, and blogs.  Mayo Offers Social Media School was last modified: July 5th, ...