Wednesday, July 24, 2013
News for Young Physicians
Mentor students, residents and fellows via new AMA program
Young physician members of the AMA can encourage the next generation of physicians in career and leadership development through an online AMA mentorship program.
The AMA Mentorship Initiative pairs medical students, residents and fellows with young physicians for a 12-month mentorship that is designed to foster career advancement and leadership development in organized medicine.
Ensure a smooth transition to ICD-10 using 2014 codebooks, resources
Begin planning for implementation of the ICD-10 code set using a line-up of AMA products that can help you and your practice staff minimize the impact of the code set changes.
Topics include best practices in documentation, capturing the appropriate diagnosis and procedure codes as they relate to anatomy and physiology, and mapping the most frequently used ICD-9-CM codes to their corresponding ICD-10-CM codes. The 2014 editions will be available in the fall. AMA members receive a 25 percent discount on these titles and others from the AMA Store.