In response to advocacy from the AAFP and other medical specialty societies, the CPT Editorial Panel revised the E/M documentation and coding guidelines for office visits effective January 1, 2021. These fundamental changes are intended to reduce administrative burden and increase the amount of time physicians spend caring for patients.
ME DHHS: Strategies for Addressing Disparate Impacts of COVID-19
Maine DHHS is working to improve health equity and reduce disparities related to race and ethnicity, particularly disparities related to COVID-19 and is partnering with community colleagues to offer a series of monthly webinars for clinicians that are focused on sharing creative solutions for working with Black, Indigenous and people of color.
These webinars will be held on the 3rd Wed/month from 7:30-8:30AM.
Starting Feb. 22nd AAFP Members can view the film "Power to Heal: Medicare and the Civil Rights Revolution". This documentary shares to story of how civil rights activists and the government ended inequality in healthcare.