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If you are having trouble with fully utilizing your EHR, you're not alone. Minor mistakes can cause major problems. Here are three missteps that typically trip up physicians.
How to Develop Better Care Coordination
Research reveals reporting discrepancies between primary-care and specialty practices. How can you improve the lines of communication?
Avoid Inadequate Use of Patient Portals
Many physicians don't use a patient portal. They should. A portal can offload a good portion of the front-end work for both staff and physicians.
Three Common EHR Missteps
Once implemented, an EHR can bring many benefits to a practice. But minor mistakes can cause major problems. Here's what to watch out for.
Medical Practice Organizational Structure
The purpose of an organization chart is to depict the skeletal structure of your practice; including the functional relationships between your staff.
Medical Meetings: Go from Tyrant to Trendsetter
From 7 a.m. grand rounds to in-person meetings that should be conference calls, we're going beyond just saying "no." We are declaring our independence.
Six Ways to Manage Your Medical Practice's A/R
Taming your practice's accounts receivable can feel very overwhelming. Here are some great tips to make that task nearly effortless.
Practice Staff: The Most Valuable Revenue Cycle Asset
Well-trained, happy employees help the revenue cycle run smoothly. Here are some tips to ensure happiness happens.
Simple Tips to Help Doctors Stay on Schedule
Are your physicians struggling to keep up with patient visits? Here are some small ways you can help them stay on time.
What Physicians Should Know: 7 Retail Clinic Statistics
Watch this three-minute video to gain a better understanding of how retail-based medical clinics are evolving and how patients are reacting to them.
Two Keys to Small Medical Practice Survival
Looking for longevity as a medical practice? Joshua Halverson of ECG Management Consultants offers tips on survival and how to increase your practice's value.
HIPAA and Patient Interactions
Robert M. Tennant of the MGMA explores how to keep patient interactions at your medical practice HIPAA compliant.
Eight Things You Don't Want to Hear in the Exam Room
All of us have heard our share of patient complaints. One-liners that offer little room for anything more than an apology. Here's some advice on deflecting the worst zingers.
Ten Apps Physicians Should Start Using Now
If you're not sure which apps are best for you to download, here are 10 top picks from healthcare professionals.
Nine Ways to Gather Great Patient Feedback
Patient feedback can help improve the quality of care physicians provide, and it can make physicians aware of changes they can make to improve their practices.
Nine Scheduling Techniques to Improve Patient Work Flow
Consultant Judy Capko provides nine ways to effectively meet your practice's scheduling demands.
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