Author | Suz Redfearn

Articles

Healthonomics: Handling the Changes Wrought by Medicare D

March 01, 2008

We’ll let the pundits haggle over whether Medicare D is helping seniors. We’re concerned with how it’s affecting you. If changing formularies and requests for new scripts are wearing you out, try these recommendations for making things easier.

Healthonomics: How to Handle Health Savings Accounts

February 01, 2008

Our new occasional series on the nexus of healthcare and the changing economy begins with a look at health savings accounts. Increasingly popular with patients, HSAs promise owners the chance to have more control over how their healthcare dollars are spent. Yet they present unique challenges for your billing office.

To The Max: Get the Most from Your EMR

December 15, 2007

You put a lot of cash into purchasing and implementing your EMR. Are you taking advantage of everything you paid for?

Finance: Accountant Recount

June 01, 2007

Are you using your brother-in-law Larry to handle all your practice’s accounting? Big mistake - unless Larry happens to have a good understanding of the peculiarities of healthcare economics and can do more than fill out tax forms. Your practice is your livelihood. You need a pro.