medical

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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3 keys to providing terrific patient service

August 27, 2019

Excellent patient service needs to go beyond simply fulfilling patient demands. This article suggests three steps that will help ensure good service, including designing service that meets various pat..

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Does your practice run like a well-oiled machine?

August 27, 2019

To run smoothly, medical practices need efficient operations that can maximize revenue with low overhead. They must leverage these factors for the best overall quality of patient care. This article s..

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