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Conflict between medical practice staff can devastate a practice. Here's how to prevent and/or deal with it appropriately.
Eight Signs of Great Medical Practice Teamwork
If your medical practice staff members aren't doing these eight things, it's time to make teamwork a bigger priority.
HIPAA and Patient Interactions
Robert M. Tennant of the MGMA explores how to keep patient interactions at your medical practice HIPAA compliant.
Minimize Frustration with Medical Practice Staff
Frustration goes way down when expectations are explicit and achievable. Frustration with staff provides a good example of the theory.
Managing Change at Your Medical Practice
Health reform is forcing many medical practices to change how they do business. Here's how physicians can help their managers, partners, and staff adjust.
Heroes Stricken in the Line of Duty at Dallas Hospital
Two nurses exposed to the Ebola virus in Dallas should not be scolded, as the CDC has done, but praised for their dedicated service to the public.
Make Sure Your Medical Practice Has a Time-off Policy
Last-minute holiday vacation requests can put a strain on your practice. Here are some ways to avoid the turmoil.
Three Ways to Deal with Toxic Medical Practice Staff
The key to dealing with problem medical practice employees who question your decisions is moving quickly to fix the behavior. Here's what I recommend.
Resolving Conflict among Medical Practice Staff
Consultant Charlie Hauck provides five key components for practices to resolve conflict when it occurs and try to reduce it from happening in the first place.
ICD-10: From Politics to Preparation
Sue Bowman of AHIMA discusses how ICD-10 got delayed, the true cost of waiting one year for implementation, and how to get your practice prepared.
ICD-10 Next Steps: For the Prepared and Procrastinators
Angie Comfort of AHIMA gives you quick tips on what you should do to prepare for ICD-10 in 2015, whether your practice was ready or not in 2014.
Don't Call PAs Midlevel Providers
From nonphysician providers to advanced practitioners, PAs are referred to in many ways. Here's what one PA says is the appropriate terminology.
The Changing Nature of the Physician Assistant Workforce
John McGinnity, president of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, shares how PA practice is changing, and how physicians and practices should adapt.
Making Your Medical Practice Safe for Patients and Staff
Michael O'Connell of Marymount Hospital in Ohio discusses key steps your medical practice can take to ensure a safe environment for patients and staff.
Finding a Great Marketer for Your Medical Practice
How a marketer could help your practice make big profits in 2012, and how to find a great one.
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