Start Your FREE Membership NOW
 Discover Proven Ways to Be a Better Medical Office Manager
 Get Our Weekly eNewsletter, MOMAlert, and MUCH MORE
 Absolutely NO Risk or Obligation on Your Part -- It's FREE!



Upgrade to Premium Membership NOW for Just $27!
Get 3 Months of Full Premium Membership Access
Includes Our Monthly Newsletter, Office Toolbox, Policy Center, and Archives
Plus, You Get FREE Webinars for C.E.U. Credit, and MUCH MORE!
INCREASING PROFITS

Patient referrals: an untapped source of new revenue

Medical practices sometimes mistakenly believe that patient referrals don’t matter. However, like customer referrals, patient referrals are an important—and often untapped—source of…


. . . read more

INSIGHT

3 guidelines for building your medical practice’s budget

By Nick Hernandez  bio
It is once again time for medical practices to begin working on their operating budget for the next calendar year. Unfortunately, too few…


. . . read more

HEALTH CARE REFORM

How to determine your MIPS participation status

Are you unsure of your participation status in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)…


. . . read more

READER TIPS

Use weekly meetings with doctors to keep office running smoothly

Meeting every week with the doctors makes a tremendous difference in how smoothly – and also how successfully – an office operates, says…


. . . read more

BILLING & COLLECTIONS

12 tips for boosting patient payment

The way the bill looks, and reads, plays a major role in when – and whether – the office gets paid. Here are 12 ways to boost patient payment…


. . . read more

 

INSIGHT

The four elements of successful operational planning

By Nick Hernandez  bio
Physicians are well aware of the need for planning. Indeed, they devise clinical plans on a daily basis as they formulate the best way in which to care for a patient. However, when is the last time you…


. . . read more

HEALTH CARE REFORM

Watch for your MIPS participation status letter

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is reviewing claims and letting practices know which clinicians need to take part in MIPS, the Merit-based Incentive Payment System. MIPS is…


. . . read more

MANAGING THE OFFICE

What is the ‘patient experience’ like at your medical practice?

You may have come across the term, “patient experience” lately and assumed it is equivalent to “customer experience” in other industries…


. . . read more

INCREASING PROFITS

25 ideas for going green at work

To help celebrate Earth Day, here are 25 ideas for going green at work from FlexJobs, a telecommuting and flexible job site that has long promoted…


. . . read more

BILLING & COLLECTIONS

3 legal protections to include in your patient debt collection agency services contract

Outsourcing can be an effective way to overcome patient collection challenges. But it can also backfire if the collection agency you contract with uses illegal, unethical or insensitive collection tactics. One of the keys to…


. . . read more


(-0)