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Physician payment

smaller fraction, ranging from less than 1% for alcohol misuse or obesity counseling to 35.8% for wellness visits, a study found. ... However, a much smaller fraction were billed, ranging from less than 1% for alcohol misuse or obesity counseling to 35.8%
June 2022

Get comfortable talking about obesity Kimberly N. Sims, MD, FACP, explains ways to make obesity counseling easier for patients and for their doctors. ... For April, Kimberly N. Sims, MD, FACP, explains ways
April 2022

What works well for weight loss

In the following video, Dr. Hynes discusses widespread interest among internists in obesity counseling. ... Hynes. Obesity counseling can result in life-changing outcomes, Dr. Hynes explains in the following video.
June 2017

Rethinking the value of the annual exam

Many studies confirm the value of tobacco and obesity counseling and the importance of blood pressure checks in disease prevention. ... Examples include screening of asymptomatic women for ovarian cancer and intensive obesity counseling.
January 2010

Four more screening, counseling services covered by Medicare

CMS will also cover up to two individual, 20- to 30- minute, face-to-face counseling sessions. ... The obesity counseling should be reported with the new HCPCS code G0447 (face-to-face behavioral counseling for obesity, 15 minutes).
March 2012

Doctors don't have to dread discussing dieting Many internists are not discussing obesity and weight loss with their patients, even though they have the best opportunity to offer counseling about ... Obesity researcher Sara Bleich, PhD, knows
November 2012

Unmask malnutrition with careful questions

Overnutrition is just as critical an issue for internists, if not more so, given the epidemic of obesity, Dr. ... disease. Dr. Jensen said dietitian services for obesity counseling are sometimes covered as well.
April 2015

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