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Janet Colwell

Janet Colwell

Janet Colwell is a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based freelance writer specializing in healthcare. With more than 20 years experience as a journalist, she writes frequently about clinical and practice management issues for several national health industry publications. She can be reached at editor@physicianspractice.com.

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Once practices have reports on their financial data, they should know what to look for and when to suspect underlying problems.


To achieve revenue growth goals, practices should look at these five key areas and see where they currently stand.

Before training your staff on new technology, it's a good idea to assess their overall comfort level and experience with using technology.

New technology offers the promise of boosting efficiency at your medical practice, but your staff holds the key to realizing its full potential.

Staff training is a critical component of successful implementation of an EHR. Here are six tips from the experts.


Well-trained, happy employees help the revenue cycle run smoothly. Here are some tips to ensure happiness happens.


Experts weigh in on how effective teamwork can boost the bottom line. Here are five tips to developing a winning strategy.

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Incomplete or inaccurate patient information can set the stage for a claim denial before a visit. Avoid these mistakes at the front desk.


Lack of feedback from back to front office on coding issues perpetuates a cycle of denials. Here are five tips to help get claims paid the first time.

Tech tools for your medical practice and home, selected by tech experts and physicians.


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