Obamacare Enrollees Causing Headaches for Doctor’s Offices

The good news is that Affordable Care Act (ACA) has expanded health insurance to millions of Americans. The bad news is that medical practices are struggling with newly-insured patients, many of whom have very low insurance literacy. The practices report … Read More

Does Outsourcing to Medical Billing Companies Make Sense? Use These Tools to Find Out

Medical practices of all sizes must make decisions that not only are for the betterment of the services provided to patients, but also for the financial health of the practice. One such decision to be made is if outsourcing to medical … Read More

Physician Learns Basic Skills Necessary to Create Good Impression

Surgeons spend years developing the skills they needs to perform complicated surgeries. Their intelligence is admirable. Their dexterity is amazing, and their knowledge can be awe-inspiring. A patient needs to believe these things about the man or woman who will … Read More

What is the “Keep Your Plan” Bill and How Does it Affect Physician Practices and Patients?

Earlier this month, the House of Representatives approved the "Keep Your Plan" Bill, which is an amendment to the Affordable Care Act. The controversial amendment essentially lengthens the ACA's transition policy, allowing insurers to continue selling coverage that does not … Read More

How to Measure the Optimal Physician to Staff Ratio

If you wonder whether you employ too many or too few clinical staff in your medical practice, you’re not alone.  Many physicians share this concern and don’t know how to assess what the right number is for their practice.  Fortunately, there are … Read More

How to Turn Medical Billing into a Physician and Patient Asset

The face of healthcare has changed. With the new Affordable Healthcare Act, many small private practices have been inundated with new patients clamoring to get in and be seen. Physicians are trying desperately to keep up with the demand, and … Read More

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