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Beat Tobacco On November 19th

The Great American Smokeout

The Great American Smokeout Since 1976, the American Cancer Society has been challenging smokers to kick the tobacco habit – even if only for a single day. The Great American Smokeout event provides smokers with an annual catalyst for stopping smoking and beating the addiction. That’s important for the 42 million cigarette smokers, the 12.4 million cigar smokers and the

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Movember & No-shave November

No-Shave November

Getting Hairy for a Good Cause If you’ve been thinking about cultivating that beard or mustache lately, or if you’re tired of shaving your legs, November is a perfect excuse to put the razor down and grow some hair for cancer awareness and men’s health! Movember Originally formed in 2003 as a challenge between 30 Australian mates to bring back

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Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes Awareness Month

Take Control of Your Diabetes – Prevention and Management November is Diabetes Awareness Month. More than 29 million people in the United States have diabetes – about 1 in every 11 of us. Diabetics are generally classified as Type 1 or Type 2. Type 1 diabetes occurs when a body does not make enough insulin. Type 1 diabetes can develop

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Understanding The Referral Process

Patient Referral Process

By Kimberli Frantz, MD At Lassen Medical Clinic, we field a lot of questions from patients and caregivers about referrals – why they’re required, and how they work. A referral, in the most basic sense, is a written order from your primary care doctor to see a specialist for a specific medical service. Referrals are required by most health insurance

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What You Should Know About ICD-10

International Classification of Diseases Changes

The last five years have seen significant changes in how the U.S. health care system works. Federally-mandated reforms have drastically altered the ways all health care organizations – from small single provider practices to large health systems – handle patient data, record keeping, communication and privacy. The latest reform scheduled to take effect on October 1 will change how those

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