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    Medicare Patients + Stark Law: What You Need to Know

    August 8, 2022

    If your medical practice treats patients covered by Medicare, then you already know there are countless regulations you need to closely adhere to in order to avoid any issues with the government. One such regulation is known as Stark Law, which pertains to Medicare patients and how your practice refers them for other services–or rather, who your ...

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    Medical Billing Vs. Accounting: Your Guide to Revenue Cycle Management

    July 29, 2022

    Operating a successful, enduring medical practice means you have to wear many hats and do more than just deliver quality care to the members of your community; you have to have an effective and ...

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    What Is a Hospitalist? (+ Medical Billing Tips for This Specialty)

    July 26, 2022

    While some areas of medicine aren’t apparent in their titles—such as a nephrologist, who deals with the study of kidneys—other areas give a better starting point for understanding what that field ...

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    The Cost of Physician Burnout (+ How to Fight It)

    July 15, 2022

    At some point or another, everyone experiences stress at work. Whatever the reason, left unaddressed, it can certainly lead to physician burnout.  As if causing overwhelm and anguish on an individual ...

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    How to Negotiate Physician Payer Contracts

    July 12, 2022

    Ask any healthcare provider about some of their biggest gripes, and — without fail — insurance reimbursement will be somewhere at the top of the list. Issues often arise for a myriad of reasons, ...

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    Marketing Your Medical Practice: What's Working, What's Not, and How to Improve It

    June 28, 2022

    Before a patient even sets foot in your practice, they’ll have an impression or idea of what to expect through your medical practice’s marketing efforts. Whether it’s your practice’s website, social ...

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    Benchmarking Your Medical Practice (+ Which Metrics to Track)

    June 21, 2022

    Operating a medical practice in a manner that is efficient and effective involves a plethora of moving parts. From managing your scheduling system to mentoring employees and ensuring patients receive ...

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    What Is Patient Flow? How To Improve Yours at Your Practice

    June 8, 2022

    Here’s a real eye-opener: 2 out of 3 healthcare consumers report to have had a bad patient experience. That’s the latest data from consulting firm Accenture, and a troubling sign for the medical ...

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    Principal Care Management: New Medicare CPT Codes

    June 3, 2022

    The goal of your medical practice’s presence in your community is to deliver great, high-quality care to your patients. Obviously, the type of care might be different from patient to patient, ...

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    3 Benefits of Healthcare Asset Tracking (+ How It Supports Practice Operations)

    May 20, 2022

    Your medical practice likely dedicates a portion of your budget to medical supplies, prescription medications, various pieces of equipment, and other pertinent materials needed to deliver great care ...

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    Should Your Practice Hire a Medical Scribe? Top 3 Things To Consider

    May 17, 2022

    In today’s ever-evolving world where medical practices are swamped with work, finding solutions that are effective at increasing operational efficiency is vital to success. Depending on which facet ...

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    Manage Medical Risk with These Guidelines for Medical Documentation

    May 12, 2022

    Even in today’s increasingly complex healthcare environment—where technology and new laws impact almost every aspect of medical billing and practice management—one of the most valuable tools to ...

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    Navigating Prior Authorizations: 5 Tips to Make Them Easier

    May 4, 2022

    As you and the staff of your medical practice know very well, there are countless steps, factors, and processes required to keep your operations running smoothly and efficiently in order to deliver ...

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