Author | Patrick Watterson, PA-C

FROEDTERT HEALTH MED GRP

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Articles

Six Ways Independent Physicians Can Stay Independent

October 07, 2014

I recommend that physicians think long and hard before selling to hospitals. In the meantime, here are a few steps they can take to maintain their independence.

What if EHRs Were Designed like iPhones?

September 23, 2014

Imagine an EHR that is put together to work, not just to meet meaningful use (or as I like to say, meaningless) regulations.

Obtaining Prior Authorization: 3 Success Strategies

September 09, 2014

I have a 95 percent success rate when attempting to gain “approval” for medically needed testing. Here are some of my success strategies.

Physicians: Don't Forget Common Courtesy in Your Medical Practice

August 26, 2014

Over the years, I have found that a common problem in healthcare teams is not the content of the communication shared with patients and staff but how it is presented.