The 2016 Physicians Compensation Survey reveals the average income of physicians as well as other vital compensation stats. Plus, is the cost of business increasingly cutting into your revenue? Here's how to keep overhead down.
Eliminate Unnecessary Steps in the Patient Path
Look for areas to improve patient satisfaction, such as removing or reducing the time patients spend in the waiting room.
Overpayment Requests Continue to Confound Practices
In our recurring blog "Inbox," we also get reader feedback on payers not requesting overpayments and the biggest HIPAA incidents of 2016.
Unanswered Questions from the Potential ACA Repeal
What are the top healthcare issues that practices will have to pay attention to in the coming year?
The Medicare Contractor Who Stole Christmas
Sometimes CMS can unjustly revoke a provider's billing privileges. Here are a few examples.
Complex Finance Reporting at a Small Practice is Doable
There are many reasons for small practices to use complex finance reporting technologies to analyze data. Here are a few.
Have Your ACA Plan Processes in Place for the New Year
Regardless of your political thoughts, no one knows what, when and how the ACA plans are going to play out. Make sure you're prepared.
Who Can Bill Advanced Care Planning Codes?
This month's coding column is about whether or not one or more physicians of different specialties can bill the advanced care planning codes.
Test Your Medical Claims Knowledge
Take a quiz on CPT codes, denials, CARCs, and other medical claims information, using data from the first quarter of 2015 provided by RemitDATA.
Medical Billing and Collections Quiz
Test your patient collections knowledge with our interactive quiz, featuring claims and denial data from RemitDATA from the fourth quarter of 2014.
Improving Your Practice's Financial Performance
Revenue cycle management can be the key to boosting the financial performance of small medical practices. Here's how.
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.
2016 Physician Compensation Survey Results
The 2016 Physician Compensation survey reveals the cost of business is increasing for physicians, while income is staying relatively the same.
8 Patient Collection Mistakes to Avoid
Medical practices are struggling to collect patient accounts while honoring payer contracts. Here's what not to do.
8 Last-Minute Tax Tips for Physicians
Before filing your taxes on April 18, review these tips to make sure you take advantage of tax breaks and avoid paying penalties.
2015 Fee Schedule Survey Results
Here are the complete results of our 2015 Fee Schedule Survey, featuring more than 2,500 respondents across the country.
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