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Plainly put, the "data" in an EHR, especially the coded values, are not and cannot be informative in the way a narrative record can.
The Affordable Care Act contains provisions that will impact physicians, even if you aren't in an accountable care organization.
With health insurance exchanges on the horizon, some controlled by HHS, will federal laws fighting fraud and abuse have new teeth for physicians and practices?
Your reputation is one of the most important aspects of your medical career, and taking steps to improve it will have a much larger impact than you may realize.
When you have two dynamic sets of employees at your practice who struggle to get along, what do you do? Here are tips to identify the problems and resolve them quickly.
The AMA is discussing a resolution to severely limit scope of care by physician assistants. It's a solution in search of a problem and comes at a bad time.
Corporate customer service techniques tailored for use in physicians' offices can increase your patient base, revenue stream, and good reputation.
Robert Anthony, a health specialist with CMS, explores key differences between Stage 1 and Stage 2 requirements for meaningful use in this webinar recorded June 4, 2013.
Two experienced healthcare attorneys provide clarity, tips, and answer medical practice inquiries in this webinar on HIPAA.
What is "big data" and how is it being deployed in American medical practices and health systems to improve the quality of care? This short video explains how physicians are already using data in their management of patients, and what health IT experts believe is likely to happen next.
Mobile healthcare technology is changing the meaning of the phrase "going to see the doctor." Learn what this technology is all about and how it will affect physicians like you.
In this podcast, one physician discusses the advantages of mobile e-visits, as well as some of the challenges physicians may experience getting started.
In this podcast from the AHIMA ICD-10 summit in Baltimore, coding expert Cindy Seel shares how practices can get physicians prepared for the transition.
For healthcare organizations, 2013 is a year of transitions fueled by federal mandates and aided by technology.
Video is a great way to market your medical practice, and it's not that hard or time consuming to get started.
Physicians Practice Pearls
Practices are feverishly working to control the rising costs of healthcare - effective care coordination can help.
Practice administrators should consider more than just the top-line revenue. It's all about effectively managing your resources.
From reading material to wall color, keeping your reception area contemporary, clean, and comfortable is one more way to demonstrate that your medical skills are up to date.