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AANS Neurosurgeon | Volume 24, Number 3, 2015

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PQRS: Mayfield Clinic's Experience

PQRS: Mayfield Clinic's Experience

Candice C. Young | Departments | Practice Management

The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) is an important component of each neurosurgeon's practice. Successful participation should be the objective of each practicing neurosurgeon in the U.S. This article briefly describes the PQRS program and …

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Surgeon Scoring

Surgeon Scoring

John Kevin Ratliff, MD, FAANS | Departments | Coding Clarity

Following the theme of this issue, I am going to depart from the standard topics of coding and reimbursement policies for this edition of Coding Clarity, and point out a number of problems with the …

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"If I Were Family, What Would You Do?"

"If I Were Family, What Would You Do?"

H. Hunt Batjer, MD, FAANS | Inside Neurosurgeon | President's Perspective

Think for a moment about the remarkably complex and diverse circumstances in which we neurosurgeons interact with, treat, care for and advocate for our patients. Indeed, this remarkable set of relationships defines what we are …

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