Monthly Archives: January 2014

Managing patient frustrations for better retention

January 31st, 2014|

Physician practices need to ensure all of their patients have a generally satisfying experience.

What you need to know about value-based reimbursement

January 30th, 2014|

Fee-for-service reimbursement models are declining, and reimbursement is increasingly moving to a measure of value.

5 in-house steps to help manage accounts receivable

January 30th, 2014|

Physician practices can benefit from partnering with a revenue cycle management firm to handle collections, and many already do.

Concentrate on communication for higher patient satisfaction

January 30th, 2014|

Patient satisfaction is essential for every physician practice.

Managing a busy practice

January 29th, 2014|

Long wait times can inconvenience patients and hurt a practice's reputation and revenue. Here's how to fix them.

Pursue price transparency for patient satisfaction and financial health

January 29th, 2014|

Patients, whether insured or self-pay, often encounter some difficulty paying their medical bills after they receive treatment.

Use insights from other industries to improve patient flow

January 28th, 2014|

Being able to see as many patients as possible as efficiently as possible can help a practice's revenue immeasurably.

Patient communication in a changing technological environment

January 28th, 2014|

It's important to stay abreast of the latest trends and preferences in patient communication and medical care as a whole.

Are you prepared for ICD-10?

January 24th, 2014|

Only 20 percent of providers expect to complete all ICD-10 business changes by the third quarter of this year, according to a survey from the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange.

Can lean management help your practice financially?

January 23rd, 2014|

In the manufacturing industry, lean management practices are extremely popular. They can also help physician practices.