Specialist in legal and reimbursement issues for nurse practioners and physicians

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On-line articles by Carolyn Buppert

20 Questions to Ask a Prospective Employer

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Billing “Incident To” When an Established Patient Has a New Problem

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Documenting and Rewarding Productivity

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How to Avoid Errors When Writing Prescriptions

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How to Avoid Reimbursement Denials

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How to Fire a Patient

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Should I Go Under My Employer’s Malpractice Insurance Coverage Or Get My Own Policy?

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The Top 10 Must-Do’s for Billing NP Services

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What to Do When Health Plans are Vague About Policies on NPs

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When Is a Physician Liable for Nurse Practitioner Malpractice?

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Questions answered by Carolyn Buppert on Medscape:

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New Standard of Care for Prescribing Opioids
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What Can I Do in an Off-Duty Emergency?
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Billing for Nurse Practitioner Services: Guidelines for NPs, Physicians, Employers, and Insurers
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Can I contact my previous patients after starting a new practice?
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How should I pay the physician whose patients I see?
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What are the malpractice needs of physicians who supervise nurse practitioners?
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How does a leased employment agreement work?
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Should I consider a productivity-based salary?
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Can I set up an independent practice providing house calls?
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What Should I Expect When I Renegotiate My Contract?
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What Happens When an Advanced Practice Nurse Is Sued?
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Who Is Responsible if our Billing Is Audited?
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How Do I Bill Commercial Insurers for Palliative Care Consultations?
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How Should We Code Previously Seen patients in Our New Practice?
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