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Volume 74, Number 5 May 2010 Edit
Content Areas Basic Sciences ● Pharmacology ● Phy
from the crow’s nest from the crow’s nest The
Title Patrick Sim, the
administrative update Competing Allegiances Equa
process in place. First, members who have been a
washington report Understanding Reconciliation –
Mr. Szabat – Meaning? Hazen Marshall – Well, spe
Convergence of Large Group Studies and Individual
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Very Large and Multistate Anesthesiology Practice
Table 1: Multistate Anesthesia Organizations Orga
Continued from page 13 facilities that are under
ASA Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology MD ED T
A Roadmap for the AQI - One Anesthesiologist’s Op
data showed that the ICD-9-CM-based AHRQ patient
Counterpoint: Out With the Old, in With the New!
of such “administrative data,” this does not mean
ASA and AMA Physician Consortium for Process Impr
of Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections (C
Self-Education and Evaluation SEE Question Acc
2010 CAS Annual Meeting A joint meeting with the
Change, It’s a Good Thing … I Think: 2010 Confere
and ASA’s partnership with FAER, APSF and the Ane
Continued from page 25 by Shena J. Scott, M.B.A.
residents’ review As a CA-2 resident, I have bec
specializing in the legal vernacular of anesthesi
Can Part-Time Anesthesiologists Help Your Practic
to work. However, does it make ﬁnancial sense?
ACE Question Which of the following is included b
Your children have performance standards,
2010 Volume 26A Self-Education and Evaluation
August 14-15, 2010 November 13-14, 2010 February
The Aging Partner: What to Do About Compensation,
when something is allowed for one person but not
the art of Anesthesiology It’s been said that th
and I think they’re particularly fascinated wit
Peter Pronovost, M.D. Joins Vital Health Campaign
ANESTHESIOlOGY IN NEWS
Mindfulness: Now Is the Time Lynda T. Wells, M.D
shoTwintltoenhance patients’ quality of life and
Stories From Ground Zero Philippe Cochran, M.D.
in Haiti We were thus able to communicate, and sh
Highlights of the March Interim Board of Director
Administrative Council approval in time to meet c
practice management The Health Insurance Portabi
As mentioned above, HIPAA covers health inform
state beat The Scope of Practice Partnership
S.B. 814 of New York would restrict the use of
what’s new in ... WFSA: An Active Educator on th
fees. The typical funding for a fellow means tha
Continued from page 53 in between courses and the
A Message From the Governance Unit: Announcement
letters to the editor Take All You Want, But Eat
Response to Barry Harrison, M.D., Letter on Intra
letters to the editor Scenarios for Reporting 20
Response to Dr. Ronald Gabel’s Letter: Useful tab
FAER report AUA and FAER: Advancing Anesthesiolo
to remain a physician specialty. Fortunately, the
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