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MANAGING STAFF

What employee drug use is costing your practice

Workers with substance use disorders miss nearly 50 percent more days than their peers, and up to six weeks of work annually, according to analysis from…


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INSIGHT

It’s not me, it’s you: 5 office policies to break up with

By Paul Edwards  bio
Springtime may mean that love is in the air, but your office can’t hesitate to dump a policy that creates problems. Some policies are so…


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YOUR CAREER

Why your latest management decision failed

When making significant decisions, have you noticed how difficult it is to come to a rational decision, even with a mastery of facts and employing…


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READER TIPS

Spreadsheets track everything from payers to subscriptions

The manager of a surgical medical office in Maine tracks both the big and the not-so-big elements of office management on spreadsheets. The spreadsheets show…


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WORKING WITH PHYSICIANS

8 Changes to the Trump Travel Ban

Although it applies to all industries, the Trump travel ban will have a disproportionate impact on health care providers. We recently outlined…


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YOUR CAREER

Just promoted to office manager? Follow these 9 critical rules to avoid problems managing former friends and colleagues

Getting promoted to office manager can be a mixed blessing. As a former staffer, the new manager comes into the job knowing the…


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YOUR CAREER

How to be a strong manager even when dealing with over-controlling physicians

The sad truth about working in a medical office is that a manager often has no real job description and not much authority…


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WORKPLACE WELLNESS

How Mission Health fought back against burnout

According to a 2016 Advisory Board report, more than 50 percent of all physicians report symptoms of burnout, and an equal 50 percent of nurses report feeling…


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READER TIPS

For a Colorado clinic, telecommuting fills the gap in long-term absences

A large Colorado clinic has started allowing staff to work from home. But unlike most employers, it doesn’t…


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MANAGING THE OFFICE

Five things medical offices need to know about the Trump travel ban

We’ll leave it to others to argue whether it’s legal, moral, or wise. What we can tell you is that President Trump issued an Executive Order Jan. 27, 2017, establishing a…


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