healthcare

Dentists Now Eligible to Receive Funding

July 15, 2020

Dentists are now eligible to apply to receive funding from the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Provider Relief Fund. Dentists can receive a reimbursement of 2% of their annual rep..

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Staying Solvent, and Maybe Even Profitable, in Tough Times

July 14, 2020

Maintaining profitability is a challenge for medical practices in the best of times. When the economy undergoes a sudden and unforeseen downturn, it can be hard for any business, including a physician..

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What Can You Do About Physician Burnout?

July 7, 2020

The 2018 Survey of America’s Physicians: Practice Patterns and Perspectives, conducted on behalf of The Physicians Foundation by health care consultancy Merritt Hawkins, found that 78% of physicians..

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How to Handle Collections Reasonably and Compassionately

June 30, 2020

According to a 2016 Kaiser Family Foundation survey, almost 25% of U.S. patients have trouble paying a medical bill. This has only been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, with 22 million people rep..

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The New Normal – Learning from the Pandemic and Preparing for the Future

June 22, 2020

Physician practices have had to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic in many ways, from limiting the number of people in waiting areas to greatly expanding their use of telemedicine to care for patients a..

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Seniors: Can You Deduct Medicare Premiums?

June 8, 2020

If you’re age 65 and older, and you have basic Medicare insurance, you may need to pay additional premiums to get the level of coverage you want. The premiums can be costly, especially if you’..

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