What is home-based primary care?

Home-based primary care (HBPC) is a healthcare model in which the practitioner travels to the patient. Commonly called “house calls,” HBPC targets the most complex and costliest patients in society. House calls were nearly extinct by the end of the

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Medical Records

6 ways to improve EMR productivity in 2020

Nearly all US doctors use electronic medical records, but for many providers this technology still represent a double-edged sword. EMRs should make healthcare more efficient and can improve the quality of care. But many doctors feel they are spending more

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How to bill for a house call visit

Physician house calls are making a comeback as they offer clear benefits for many patients and providers. But physicians making house calls also need to know about certain reimbursement and practical considerations. Refer to these tips and CPT codes next

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