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24Nov, 2015

RDCH & GSK Partner for Patient Success

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Houston, TX – November 13, 2015- The Rheumatic Disease Clinic of Houston (RDCH) announces its newly formed partnership with London-based multinational pharmaceutical company GSK to further research and treatment of Rheumatic disease . RDCH serves student athletes, family and elderly patients suffering from inflammation to the body’s tissues. GSK will provide RDCH with up-to-the-minute information and news on clinical trials, research, drug and therapy options, new management apps, supplementary materials for patients and additional resources. Their aim is to educate patients suffering from Rheumatic Disease and allow them to become […]
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28Jul, 2015

Big Government Update Hampers Doctors

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*Originally Published in the Houston Chronicle The never-ending siege waged by the Center for Medicare Services (CMS) against the private practice of medicine in our country has physicians facing a new bureaucratic hurdle: the rapidly approaching implementation of a new version of ICD-10 (International Classification of Diseases-Version 10). The ICD system is a set of codes that all physicians must use to notate a disease “process” for which they have rendered care—and the diagnosis—in order for them to be reimbursed for that service. The current system already is quite cumbersome, […]
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