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Docs, Admin Don't Trust Each Other, Says Leadership Expert
In part two of our interview with Retired Lt. General, Mark Hertling, he talks about why physicians and administrators are often not on the same page.
How a Military General Became a Physician Leader Expert
Retired Lt. General Mark Hertling talks with Physicians Practice about his transition from the military battlefield to healthcare in this two-part Q&A.
Positive News on Frontlines of the Primary-Care Shortage
When it comes to the number of primary-care doctors in the U.S., bad news seems to be the norm nowadays. Here are some positive developments for a change.
Can MOC Be Salvaged or is it Forever Hopeless?
It's your turn. Do you think ABIM's work to revamp MOC will make it an appealing program or not? Take our poll and let us know!
Physicians Desire Focused Communication Over MOC
Physicians are not certain what message the certification boards are trying to send about MOC. Transparency would be a good place to start.
Ways to Get Physicians to Embrace the EHR
Looking to get physicians on board with your EHR system? Here are a few tips that one expert says will help get the job done.
7 Elements for an Effective Healthcare Compliance Program
A compliance program is important in this day-and-age, thanks to increasing amounts of healthcare fraud as well as payment reform.
The One Thing that Most Improves Patient Satisfaction
So many physicians are working hard to improve patient satisfaction. Here's the one the one thing they can do to make the most positive impact.
Five Simple But Effective Ways to Boost Patient Satisfaction
Are you doing all you can to keep patients happy and healthy at your medical practice? Here are some simple, but effective, tips.
How to React to Angry Patients
Handling a confrontation with an angry patient is critical to malpractice risk management. Here are five tips handle difficult encounters appropriately.
Four Ways to Reduce Diabetes Care Malpractice Risks
Diabetes care can raise some unique malpractice risks. Watch this 60-second video to learn what steps your practice should be taking to reduce the risks.
Ten Ways to Convince Patients to Use the Patient Portal
It can be challenging to convince patients to sign up for and actively use your medical practice's patient portal. Here are 10 tips from experts.
Ten Meaningful Use Tips for Physicians in Stage 2
Consultants and health IT experts share their top advice for physicians participating in the EHR incentive program.
ICD-10 Procrastinator's Six-Month Timeline
ICD-10 will be here before you know it. Here's what you need to do before October 1.
Seven Big ICD-10 Changes for Primary Care
Focus on the most frequently used codes at your primary-care practice — such as these seven — to better prepare for the ICD-10 transition.
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