Poll of the Week – What’s Your Biggest Productivity Reducer

June 19, 2012

Which of these five things that hinder physician productivity do you think influences you the most?

Practice Notes blogger and consultant Carol Stryker recently outlined six tips to improve physician productivity at your practice.

Here are five things she mentioned that can hinder physician productivity:

1. Tasks placed on me that do not require a physician’s attention and that other staff members could handle.

2. Staff members that do not fulfill their own responsibilities

3. Poor appointment scheduling by staff

4. Disorganization of supplies and lack of standardization in exam rooms

5. Fatigue and stress

 

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