Practice Publications

Created by content experts, the ACR practice publications cover a vast array of topics, including marketing, merging or purchasing a practice, coding and billing as well as practice development and payment models. Many of these resources are available only to members.

Business Side of Rheumatology

A practical business manual for rheumatologists, fellows-in-training and practice administrators on starting, selling or redesigning a rheumatology practice.

Business Side of Rheumatology

Rheumatology Coding Manual

This reference is a practical guide for rheumatologists and their staff to communicate effectively with third party payers regarding the medical services provided to patients.

Rheumatology Coding Manual

ACR@Work

ACR@Work is a bimonthly publication that informs ACR and ARHP members about current practice management, legislative, and regulatory issues, and the ACR’s efforts on behalf of its members.

Payment Reform Task Force Report

The Payment Reform Task Force report examines current payment systems, explains new payment models, and described the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) of each. This report is an educational resource to assist members in understanding the concepts in each reform model.

Payment Reform Task Force Report 

Coding Corner

Get answers to your top coding and billing scenarios from the ACR’s certified professional coding and billing specialists.

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