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September 11, 2019 ︱ What is Value Based Care?

Value based care... does your team know how this could affect your practice? Find out. Read more →

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September 4, 2019 ︱ Telehealth & Behavioral Medicine

Telehealth solutions can aid in many ways, especially when it comes to behavioral health. Read more →

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August 28, 2019 ︱ HIPAA: Civil & Criminal Penalties

Let's learn about HIPAA - who are covered entities, how did it begin, and more... Read more →

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August 21, 2019 ︱ Improving Patient Safety with Health IT

Patient safety is so important - how can utilizing Health IT help? Read more →

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August 14, 2019 ︱ Utilizing EHR Tools to Boost Patient Engagement

Your office can boost patient engagement by investing in EHR tools - find out how.  Read more →

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August 7, 2019 ︱ What is HIPAA?

Let's learn about HIPAA - who are covered entities, how did it begin, and more... Read more →

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July 31, 2019 ︱ Big Data: What is It and How Can Your Practice Utilize It?

What is big data and how can your practice utilize it to see worthwhile results?  Read more →

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July 24, 2019 ︱ Managing Population Health Challenges at Your Practice

What population health challenges exist for practices? We have the answers (and solutions). Read more →

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July 17, 2019 ︱ 7 Most Common HIPAA Violations

How can your practice avoid HIPAA violations and remain compliant? Read more →

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July 10, 2019 ︱ Three Common Challenges of EHR Implementation & How to Overcome Them

What common challenges of EHR implementation is your practice vulnerable to? Read more →

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June 26, 2019 ︱ 4 Ways to Improve Payment Collections at Your Medical Practice

Technology can play a large role in improving patient payment collections... Read more →

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June 19, 2019 ︱ Tips to Manage Your Cloud Storage Costs

As your storage space grows, so does your cost. How are you managing your content? Read more →

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June 12, 2019 ︱ How Does Digital Check-in Improve Efficiency?

Are you curious as to how digital check-ins can improve your office efficiency? Read more →

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June 5, 2019 ︱ 3 Billing Tips for Behavioral Health Practices

Are you facing billing hurdles at your behavioral health practice? We can help. Read more →

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May 29, 2019 ︱ Patient Satisfaction: How to Exceed Expectations

Patient satisfaction is CRUCIAL to the success of any practice. Does yours exceed expectations? Read more →

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May 22, 2019 ︱ Why Population Health MATTERS

Population health matters to your practice and the population as a whole. Find out why. Read more →

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May 15, 2019 ︱ How to Mitigate & Prevent Physician Burnout

These 4 tips can help you mitigate and PREVENT physician burnout.  Read more →

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May 8, 2019 ︱ Mental Health Access: 5 Hurdles Impacting Americans

What hurdles exists for mental health in America? Find out. Read more →

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April 24, 2019 ︱ The 2015 Edition CEHRT Requirement for 2019 Reporting

Are you utilizing a 2015 Edition CEHRT EMR? Here is why you should, for reporting purposes. Read more →

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April 17, 2019 ︱ How to Build Your EHR Implementation Checklist

Are you ready to build your EHR Implementation Checklist? Find out the steps to success. Read more →

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April 10, 2019 ︱ Promoting Interoperability: What YOU Need to Know

Here is what you need to know about the promoting interoperability category. Read more →

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March 27, 2019 ︱ How to Modify Your Environment to Ease Physician Burnout

Did you know you can ease physician burnout by modifying your environment? Find out more.  Read more →

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March 22, 2019 ︱ What Are the Benefits of Attending a Vendor Conference?

Networking, learning, growing, and MORE are all key benefits to vendor conferences... Read more →

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March 14, 2019 ︱ Healthcare Technology Trends for 2019

Are you ready to follow the healthcare technology trends of 2019? Read more →

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March 6, 2019 ︱ 2019 CMS Final Rule: Changes Affecting Your Practice

CMS released the 2019 final rule - how will this affect your practice? Find out.  Read more →

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February 27, 2019 ︱ 3 Ways to Manage Your Practice’s Online Reputation

Manage your practice's online reputation with three easy steps. Read more →

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February 20, 2019 ︱ Why Should Your Practice Use Telehealth Solutions?

Telehealth is taking the medical world by storm - have you learned about why?  Read more →

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February 13, 2019 ︱ 4 Signs it is Time to Replace Your EHR

If you are considering an EHR change, it may be a time to take a closer look... Read more →

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February 8, 2019 ︱ Turning EHR Challenges into EHR Solutions

Learn how to turn EHR challenges into EHR solutions with these helpful tips.  Read more →

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January 30, 2019 ︱ Challenges in Healthcare Interoperability

Are you aware of the meaning of interoperability or how it affects your practice? Find out now.  Read more →

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January 16, 2019 ︱ The HIPAA Compliance of Wearable Technology

Are you looking to implement PGHD collection through wearable technology at your practice but nervous of potential security risks? Find out how you can...

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January 9, 2019 ︱ Consumerism & the Patient Experience

Consumerism in healthcare means a shift in the way patients and providers interact - what are your thoughts? Read more →

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December 19, 2018 ︱ What is the Difference between Patient Engagement and Patient Experience?

Patient engagement vs. patient experience... what's the real difference between the two healthcare buzzwords? Read more →

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December 13, 2018 ︱ EHR ROI

Let's be honest, EHR systems cost a good chunk of change. How can you find the ROI? Find out.  Read more →

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November 30, 2018 ︱ How Does Section 179 Help Your Practice Grow?

Section 179 2018 was established for practices like yours - find out how it can save you money.  Read more →

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November 19, 2018 ︱ How Can Your Practice Modernize the Patient Experience?

Have you modernized the patient experience at your practice? Let us help you.  Read more →

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November 7, 2018 ︱ Securing Your Practice Against Cyber Threats

Some small practice don't have an IT department. Do you know how to safeguard yours without one?  Read more →

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November 2, 2018 ︱ 5 Tips to Getting Paid Faster at Your Medical Practice

Every business needs money to grow - here are five tips to get you paid faster. Read more →

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October 24, 2018 ︱ How Can I Mitigate Risks in My Medical Practice?

What risks are threatening your medical practice? Read more →

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October 10, 2018 ︱ Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Training Tips

EMR training doesn't have to be daunting - here is how to navigate the software training.  Read more →

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October 3, 2018 ︱ Overcoming the Pain of EMR Change

Are you in the undergoing an EMR change? If you are, it's time to build a plan to navigate the transition.  Read...

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September 19, 2018 ︱ The Time Demands of EHR Data Entry

The time demands of EHR data entry can be frustrating - learn how to curve that irritation with these tips. Read more →

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September 12, 2018 ︱ EMR Vs. EHR Systems

EMR and EHR systems are very different, but many places use the word interchangeably. Do you know the difference? Read more →

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September 4, 2018 ︱ Benefits of Integrating with Your State’s PDMP

Integrating with your state's PDMP is crucial to minimize doctor shopping, and prescription drug misuse and abuse. Are you using this tool? Read...

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August 29, 2018 ︱ Tips for Increasing Patient Face Time

Increasing patient facetime should be at the forefront of your office initiatives. Are you ready to refocus?  Read more →

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August 23, 2018 ︱ The Patient Centered Co-Design

Have you implemented the Patient Centered Co-Design model at your practice? Read more →

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August 8, 2018 ︱ What are the Benefits of Clinical Decision Support Tools?

Reducing errors and increasing efficiency has never been so easy... Clinical Decision Support tools are the answer. Read more →

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August 1, 2018 ︱ Finding Value in Speech Recognition Software

Are you using speech recognition software in your practice? If you aren't, here is why you should... Read more →

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July 25, 2018 ︱ Ransomware: How to Safeguard Your Practice Against Threats

Have you safeguarded your practice against the threats of ransomware? If you haven't, you should, and here is how. Read more →

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July 18, 2018 ︱ How Can EHR Mergers Impact Your Medical Practice’s Software Choice?

EHR mergers were on the rise in 2017 - they will be in 2018, too. Are you prepared? Here is what you need to...

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July 11, 2018 ︱ Acclimating New Employees to Your EHR System

Are you in the process of hiring new personnel? You'll need to have a plan in place to train them on your EHR, and...

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June 27, 2018 ︱ The 5 Types of Medical Practices

What kind of medical practice do you work in? Learn more about private, group, hospital, locum tenens, and large HMOs. Read more →

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June 20, 2018 ︱ Boosting Your Urgent Care Center’s Revenue

Boosting revenue at your urgent care clinic is critical to success, but how do you work towards this? Find out. Read more →

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June 13, 2018 ︱ 5 Key Performance Indicators to Watch in Your Small Medical Practice

What KPIs should you watch in your practice? Find out. Read more →

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June 6, 2018 ︱ How Health IT (HIT) Supports the Million Hearts Initiative

The Million Hearts Initiative continues to aid in preventing cardiovascular emergencies. Do you know your ABCS? Read more →

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May 30, 2018 ︱ Inclusive Healthcare: Tips for Serving a Diverse Patient Base

Do you see a diverse patient base regularly? Make your practice more inclusive with these tips. Read more →

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May 23, 2018 ︱ What is the CHIP?

Do you currently see patients that use CHIP? It's important to know how this program works, and what is involved. Read more... Read...

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May 16, 2018 ︱ Healthcare Technology Trends of 2018

What healthcare technology trends should you expect to see in 2018? Find out.  Read more →

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April 25, 2018 ︱ How to Keep Your Medical Practice Profitable

In order to treat your patients, your medical practice has to remain in the green. How do you keep your practice profitable? Read...

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April 18, 2018 ︱ 4 Concerns Facing Doctors During HIT Adoption

Are you looking to adopt HIT into your practice, but have concerns? Technology can impact your practice in a positive way - find out....

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April 11, 2018 ︱ Practice Management Software: 5 Key Features

In the process of selecting a practice management system? Here are five things you should look for in your software solution. Read more...

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April 4, 2018 ︱ How to Select the Best PM Software for Your Medical Practice

Selecting a practice management solution for your medical practice can be daunting, but we have some tips for selecting the best PM for your...

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March 28, 2018 ︱ Why are Some Physicians Choosing to Stay Independent?

The healthcare industry has changed for independent physicians. What are the benefits of remaining independent? Read more →

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March 21, 2018 ︱ Addressing Patient Privacy Concerns for EMR

Cybersecurity isn't just a concern for you and your practice operations, but your patients as well. Find out why... Read more →

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March 19, 2018 ︱ 3 Pain Points Affecting Your Medical Practice Efficiency

Every organization has pain points - we discuss three that may be affecting your medical practice's bottom line. Read more →

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March 7, 2018 ︱ Reduce Patient No-Shows with These 5 Tips

Reducing no-shows to your medical practice doesn't have to be hard - take a look at our 5 easy tips! Read more →

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February 28, 2018 ︱ What are the Differences Between Primary Care Offices & Retail Clinics?

Retail clinics are becoming more and more popular. What are the major differences between these and primary care offices? Find out. Read more...

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February 21, 2018 ︱ How is Cloud Computing More Secure?

Cloud storage is a more secure storage option - are you curious to find out why? Read more →

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February 14, 2018 ︱ What are the Benefits of a Walk-in Primary Care Clinic?

Today, many PCPs are trying a new model that includes elements of a walk-in primary care clinic. Learn about the benefits of using a...

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February 9, 2018 ︱ Physician Burnout: How Your EHR System Can Alleviate Stress

Some have placed blame on EHRs for physician burnout – but with proper training & utilization, EHR solutions can alleviate stress. Read more...

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February 7, 2018 ︱ Urgent Care Startup Checklist: 5 Mistakes to Avoid & How to Prevent Them

Our urgent care startup checklist details 5 of the most common mistakes and how you can prevent them. Read more →

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January 31, 2018 ︱ Difference Between 2017 & 2018 QPP Measures

What changes to the QPP have happened since 2017? Find out and prepare your practice for another successful year of reporting.  Read...

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January 22, 2018 ︱ My DEA Number was Stolen – What Do I Do?

DEA numbers are used as identifiers for physicians and allow them to prescribe controlled substances.  Read more →

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January 22, 2018 ︱ Automation Leading the Way in Healthcare

Automated healthcare solutions aid medical practices of all sizes with daily operations, and include a variety of tools... Read more →

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January 19, 2018 ︱ Moonlighting Benefits: Primary Care & Urgent Care

Moonlighting is becoming more common among physicians, but what opportunities are available and what do physicians need to know? Read more →

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January 11, 2018 ︱ How Do I Prevent the Misuse of Prescription Pads in My Office?

Preventing prescription fraud is the ethical responsibility of the entire medical community – and the current opioid crisis makes prescription pad security more important...

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January 5, 2018 ︱ What is the Comprehensive Primary Care Plus Program and Who is Participating

CPC+ was created to help strengthen primary care, promote good health and reduce healthcare costs. What are the requirements? Read more →

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January 3, 2018 ︱ Will PCMH Make My Practice More Patient and Physician Friendly?

Learn how the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) model can make your practice more patient and physician friendly.  Read more →

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December 20, 2017 ︱ Why Does EPCS Matter and Why the Slow Adoption from Providers?

E-Prescribing of Controlled Substances, or EPCS, was approved by the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in 2010. Learn about the benefits & why providers...

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December 13, 2017 ︱ Chronic Care Management: What You Need to Know

Learn about Chronic Care Management (CCM) & when clinician can bill for Chronic Care Management services using CPT 99490 for that month. Read...

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December 8, 2017 ︱ Benefits of a Patient Portal: What Makes It So Great for a Provider?

Patient portals offer a host of potential benefits to medical providers. Learn how to optimize your medical practice with MicroMD. Read more →

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December 8, 2017 ︱ 5 Tips for Becoming a High Performing Medical Practice

Five impactful tips to help small medical practices maintain their autonomy in spite the competitive climate of today’s healthcare industry. Read more →

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November 20, 2017 ︱ 5 Ways to Improve Medical Office Efficiency

Achieving efficiency in your medical practice operations involves identifying the pain points, and creating a strategic plan for streamlining workflow. Read more →

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November 17, 2017 ︱ MIPS 101 – Demystifying the Quality Category

From Qualify category reporting requirements to MIPS scoring methodology – learn your options for 2017 and how to get the most out of your...

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November 13, 2017 ︱ How to Select Practice Management Software for your Medical Billing Service

When selecting PM software for your medical billing service, you’re also choosing for your clients. Learn what to look for and how to make...

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October 10, 2017 ︱ How to Select the Best EMR Software for Your Medical Practice

The stakes are high when choosing an EMR software for your practice and it can be hard to know where to start. Check out...

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October 4, 2017 ︱ Why to Never Cut Training from Your EMR Budget

If you’ve ever tried to put together a piece of furniture with instructions that only include pictures, you know how frustrating it is to...

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October 2, 2017 ︱ An Urgent Care Physician’s Perspective: What does surge mean for Urgent Care?

When physicians sketch their vision of running an urgent care clinic, they may think that having a crowded waiting room would be a “good...

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September 25, 2017 ︱ Common Misconceptions about Cloud-Based EHR Debunked

Cloud-based EHR is often misunderstood. Here we debunk some common misconceptions, specifically related to the use of EHR in the healthcare industry. Read...

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September 12, 2017 ︱ Why the 2015 Edition CEHRT Matters

The QPP and EHR Incentive Program have delayed the requirement for 2015 Edition certified software beyond 2018. Here's why you should care... Read...

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August 18, 2017 ︱ Urgent Care Centers: Top 10 Things to Know

Urgent care centers are growing at a fascinating rate, so we've assembled a Top 10 list of the most important things you should know....

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August 18, 2017 ︱ 3 Types of Medical Office Technology Tools to Help Streamline Your Front Office Operations

These medical technology solutions are helping successful medical practices increase efficiency, patient satisfaction, and bottom line profits. Read more →

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August 18, 2017 ︱ Summer: Sun, Fun, and… Urgent Care Visits!

Learn more about what you can do to prepare your urgent care center for the summer rush. Read more →

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August 18, 2017 ︱ Your Biggest Practice Engagement Opportunity Can be Found in Your Waiting Room

10 Tips to effectively connecting with your patients before you even see them. Ever feel like you see a patient, and before you know it,...

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July 25, 2017 ︱ Quick Tips for Using Your Practice Management Software like a Revenue Cycle Management Tool

Efficient revenue cycle management is key for protecting medical practice revenues. Our eBook explains how to use your PM software like an RCM tool....

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July 19, 2017 ︱ Patient Engagement: Why Healthcare Providers Should Care

Engaged patients are healthier patients. Learn how you can increase the level of patient engagement for your small medical practice. Read more →

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May 3, 2017 ︱ Improve Your Medical Practice Collections with Cash Flow Accounting

Looking to improve billing efficiency? Learn how cash flow accounting can help boost profitability for your medical practice. Read more →

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May 3, 2017 ︱ 3 Tips for Improving Your Medical Practice Profitability

Learn how adhering to a standard of first-pass claims resolution can improve your medical practice profitability. Read more →

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April 12, 2017 ︱ 3 Revenue Cycle Management Tips to Increase Profits for Your Medical Practice

Gain control of your revenue cycle process with these simple best practices, and learn how to apply them to the unique needs of your...

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April 11, 2017 ︱ HIPAA Security Risk Analysis

Healthcare continues to be an emerging target for cyber villains seeking the newest and most lucrative sources of personal identifying data in order to...

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March 23, 2017 ︱ Five Tips to Demystify Your EHR Contract

Choosing a new electronic health record system (EHR) and then negotiating the acquisition of that EHR system is no simple feat, but nonetheless, crucial...

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March 22, 2017 ︱ Thinking of Starting an Urgent Care?

Urgent Care expert, Dr. Lawrence Earl, shares useful facts and figures to guide you through the process of opening your own clinic. Read...

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March 22, 2017 ︱ Opening an Urgent Care Center: The Team Advantage

According to the African proverb, if you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together. This could easily...

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March 21, 2017 ︱ Defining the HIPAA Security Rule Categories

The Security Rule are the standards for electronic patient health information (ePHI), which is the subset of what is covered by the HIPAA Privacy...

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March 8, 2017 ︱ 7 Steps to Minimize HIPAA Security Risk

HIPAA security risks happen. Prepare your medical practice by guarding protected health information (PHI). Get started today with these 7 helpful tips! Read...

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February 28, 2017 ︱ MIPS 101: Important Facts about the Merit Based Incentive Program

The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) will affect medical practices in various ways. Learn how to prepare your practice for participation.  Read more...

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