Monthly Archives: September 2014

Creative ways for your medical practice to save money

September 30th, 2014|

Smaller medical practices, unlike larger medical groups and hospitals, often have a difficult time finding ways to increase revenue in a highly competitive market.

ICD-10 readiness a growing concern for practices

September 29th, 2014|

The medical coding and billing changes expected with ICD-10 in 2015 have been dominating the headlines when it comes to health IT.

Why multitasking isn’t always the best idea for practices

September 26th, 2014|

In the U.S., many generations have been brought up to believe that being a good employee means you need to learn how to tackle multiple tasks at once.

Are health care innovations right for your practice?

September 25th, 2014|

With National Health IT Week recently taking place in Washington, D.C., it seems that virtual awareness and health care innovations are on the minds of many experts in the industry.

AMA lays framework for effective EHR function

September 24th, 2014|

Electronic health records are a growing trend in many practices for medical billing services, especially with ICD-10 implementation on the calendar for next year and meaningful use incentive payments offering an added financial push for EHRs.

Why following up with patients is important

September 23rd, 2014|

For the ongoing safety and well-being of your patients, follow-up appointments are usually a must, especially after inpatient procedures.

5 great ideas for your practice’s website

September 22nd, 2014|

In today's digital age, medical billing services and simply searching for a new practice revolves around the Web, which means in the 21st century, your website is the storefront.

How practices can utilize meaningful use and ICD-10 deadlines to their advantage

September 19th, 2014|

Two major overhaul efforts within the health care industry have been dominating the headlines in health IT: meaningful use and ICD-10.

Survey: 81 percent of US doctors are overworked or at full capacity

September 16th, 2014|

U.S. physicians, in many ways, are feeling like they are burning the candle at both ends, especially when it comes to their workloads and physician billing services.

Is fear of malpractice driving up the cost of medical billing services?

September 16th, 2014|

One of the growing trends in the health care industry is "defensive medicine," a term that's becoming more common as physicians continue to becoming fearful of frivolous medical malpractice lawsuits.