Managing Your Practice

RSS feeds are a versatile online tool

RSS feeds are an efficient method of staying current on all the subjects on the web that interest you – medical and otherwise.

Managing Your Practice

Be alert for embezzlement

A few simple measures can help prevent and uncover a large proportion of dishonest behavior in the office.

Managing Your Practice

Firing

Be prepared before you fire an employee.

Managing Your Practice

Don’t forget HIPAA

In the struggle to understand and comply with new regulations, it’s easy to neglect older ones. Recently, I suggested reviewing your practice for...

Managing Your Practice

Appealing rejected claims

As third-party payers become stingier with their payments, it becomes more and more important to hold them accountable for decisions that impact...

Managing Your Practice

How will Donald Trump change health care?

Much speculation has already been written on what a Trump administration may look like, but comparatively little has been said about the potential...

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CMS offering educational webinars on MACRA

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is offering a pair of webinars aimed at helping physicians navigate the new regulation that...

Managing Your Practice

Don’t forget about OSHA

Given the bewildering array of new bureaucracies that private practices have been forced to contend with in recent years, it’s easy to forget...

Managing Your Practice

Resolving patients’ complaints

For most physicians, the resolution of patients’ complaints ranks second only to firing an employee on the Least Favorite Tasks List.

Managing Your Practice

EPLI

Managing Your Practice

End-user agreements

When I saw that the vendor would have the unrestricted right to sell my practice data to third parties, I knew I would not be “just signing”...

Managing Your Practice

Business associate agreements

Dr. Joseph S. Eastern explains new HIPAA rules about business associates and business associate agreements.

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