February 7th 2019
A look back at notable U.S. Department of Justice settlements and policy directives to see what lies ahead for 2019.
December 17th 2018
Follow these simple tips to detect-and prevent-financial fraud in your medical practice.
October 19th 2018
Yes, you need to delegate some tasks to employees. But as practice owners and administrators, it’s your responsibility to oversee and double check-not blindly sign your name for a whole lot of trouble.
May 12th 2017
Did you get a subpoena asking for documents or asking that you appear for testimony? Here's what you need to know.
March 1st 2017
Physicians, make sure to avoid these 12 scams when filing your taxes this year. Six make you the victim, six make you the criminal.
Task Force Hones in on Medicare Fraud
Here are a few lessons practices can take from the recent announcement of criminal charges brought up against three physicians by a federal task force.
Four Medical Practice Embezzlement Red Flags
Keep an eye out for these four scenarios at your practice to avoid being the victim of embezzlement.
Avoid Embezzlement at Your Medical Practice
Learn from victimized practices and protect your own office from theft with these simple strategies.
How I Got Embezzled
One physician describes how her former practice closed its doors after its chief financial officer led it to financial ruin.
Year-End Physician Risk Management and Business Issues
Here are some common reoccurring issues at the end of each year your practice needs to know about and act on properly.
Using Virtual Cash Deposit in Your Medical Practice
Do your staff members go to the bank each night, to make a cash deposit? Do you worry about their safety? Here's how to make that chore a thing of the past.
Specific Embezzlement Schemes in Medical Practices
Here are some common scams to steal money from your medical practice and some strategies to avoid it happening in the first place.
Embezzlement Poses a Serious Threat to Your Medical Practice
While embezzlement is a common problem for medical practices, there are ways to spot and foil theft.
Know What Your Medical Practice Employees are Doing at All Times
Keeping an eye on medical practice employees can be tricky, so implement transparency, accountability and expectation into their daily work life.
Reduce Medical Practice Embezzlement Risk by Implementing Cash Controls
Front-desk embezzlement schemes are typically the result of loose collection protocols and minimal oversight. Don't be caught lacking.
Tracking Patient Collections a Necessity at Your Medical Practice
Here are tips that require your front desk to be accountable for all the money coming in and going out of your office to avoid possible embezzlement.
Preventing Embezzlement at Your Medical Practice
The most effective thing practices can do to ward off theft is to monitor each step of the revenue cycle.
Top Physician-read Blogs of 2012
The blogs that garnered the most attention among our physician readers in 2012, and some of the lessons learned from each.
Six Ways to Protect Medical Practice Funds from Embezzlement
Here are six basic principles to protect funds coming into a medical practice from embezzlement as well as some red flags to watch.
Medical Practice Embezzlement: Key Accounts to Watch
Want to reduce possible embezzlement and detect fraud at your medical practice? Monitor your various financial accounts closely using these tips.
Avoiding Embezzlement at Your Medical Practice
Here are six strong indications that a physician needs to be concerned about possible embezzlement in a medical practice.
What Makes a Practice Great?
Practices achieve greatness by focusing on key attributes that allow for financial prosperity, professional growth for staff, satisfied patients, and continuous improvement of operations.
Protecting Your Practice from Fraud and Embezzlement
In her MGMA session on the internal checks and balances practices should implement to prevent fraud and embezzlement, Susan F. Childs noted that 75 percent of businesses have a risk of theft or embezzlement. Is your practice at risk? Find out how to assess your practice procedures and prevent theft in your practice.
'Oops, I Hired a Nightmare Employee'
Here’s how to skip the drama and hire right the next time at your medical practice.
Hiring an Administrative Assistant
Like most administrators, your education and experience have given you all the tools you need to help your practice succeed - Not that you’ll get the chance to prove it. When you find that your tasks are overwhelming your projects, that’s when it’s time to hire an assistant.
Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft
Unfortunately, physicians are not immune to the growing threat of identity theft and data breaches. Check out our guide to keeping your personal information secure.
An internal medicine specialist was fleeced badly by the Mother of all Embezzlers. Don’t think it can’t happen to you until you read what happened to her.
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