Physicians Practice: America's Practice Management Resource
HIPAA and meaningful use demonstrate the challenge today for healthIT: making PHI easily accessible for the authorized, and impenetrable for the non-authorized.
In a recent blog, I discussed a strategy that hospital networks employ to expand their business.
The healthcare industry is changing and as such, so is the role of medical practice manager and the business of care delivery. Here's how to adapt.
As the face-to-face time physicians can spend with patients falls, these eight tools can help physicians maximize their patient visits.
Deborah Winiger, MD, says spending time with patients, taking the time to listen, and building relationships are the best ways to prevent a lawsuit.
When admitting patients to the hospital, knowing Medicare rules and making use of diligent charting can make all the difference.
Here's some observations from my walkabout with 38,000 of my closest friends in healthcare IT, better known as the HIMSS14 Conference recently held in Orlando.
Financial adviser David Alemian discusses safe money vehicles vs. investing in the stock market and how it can affect physicians.
Family physician L. Gordon Moore shares eight efficiency improvement tips for medical practices.
Financial adviser David Alemian shares three steps for every physician to prepare to live the same lifestyle they do today when they hang up their stethoscope.
Take our 14 question quiz to see if you have defined physician and manager responsibilities correctly in your practice.
Pediatrician and social media enthusiast Natasha Burgert offers physicians advice on joining and posting to Twitter.
Looking for a new EHR? Let physician Joseph Robison offer you advice on how replace your old health IT system for a new one.
The MGMA's Donna Knapp and Todd Evenson discuss current and looming quality and cost factors that are playing a role in physician compensation.
Vic Arnold, a managing director at Huron Consulting, discusses practice-alignment strategies that will aid long-term survival in a partnership.
Physicians Practice Pearls
Despite being a welcome addition to a short-staffed practice, a locum tenens doc needs to follow a few ground rules to fit in.
With the advent of cloud computing, practices are now able to have better access to their data; using any platform, any device, and at anytime.
As a physician, the decision to participate in new healthcare exchange plans may not be up to you. Make sure you understand all the nuances.