Each physician has to determine areas where there is room for improvement and the potential return on changes made.
Suggestions include training staff on portal use and showing patients how to use the portal.
But many patients are unaware of existing options to communicate with their doctors, study findings suggest.
One way to bring more business into a practice is to explore outsourcing.
Physicians should prepare carefully; consider finances, legal issues, and insurance.
Providers do not have to learn all of the new 68,000 codes in ICD-10. Here's what steps they should take.
Doctors have limited time period to review financial data and dispute reports before they go public.
Practices may need to adjust schedules, time off, and compensation as the number of female urologists and nephrologists grows.
Patients perceive higher level of compassion among physicians who provide a more optimistic message
Understanding the market is one of the most important aspects of selling a practice.
Best way to prepare for an audit is to assume it will happen and make sure MU requirements are met
Experts review ACA provisions that practices should weigh when deciding on employee medical benefits.
EHRs ranked in five performance areas, including quality of care, patient portal, technical support
Among other considerations, a physician has to define a window of time for the length of care needed to treat a condition.
By the end of 2019, 64% of patients are expected to book their appointments online.
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