Practice Management

Legal Issues Due To My Physician Extenders
October 04, 2022

In this month's Legal Eagle column, a case involving physician extenders is discussed.

Select Medical Software Based on Your Practice’s Life Cycle Stage
October 03, 2022

Though providers probably can use any type of medical software, the financial resources they are able to invest in medical solutions differ significantly based on the type of practice.

New Guidebook Offers Basics for Health Care Systems to Address Climate Change
September 23, 2022

Federal AHRQ offers starting point for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Addressing Differences in Patient Engagement Across Racial and Ethnic Groups
September 15, 2022

There are interesting differences in the ways patients of varying ethnicities and races engage with technology.

Protecting a Physician’s Most Valuable Asset: Insurance Basics for Young Dermatologists: Part 2
September 07, 2022

Jason M. O'Dell, MS, CWM, and Michael Lewellen, CFP, discuss what young dermatologists need to know about insurance basics to protect themselves in part 2 of their practice management article.

A Health Care Price Transparency Revolution is at Hand
September 01, 2022

Payers must make public the individual amounts their health plans pay providers across all types of services and locations, including hospitals, doctors’ offices, imaging centers, outpatient surgery centers and urgent care clinics.

Breaking the High Tech/High Cost Connection to Support Better Health Equity
August 26, 2022

Health care costs continue to rise in this country. According to a study by the Peterson Center on Healthcare and the Kaiser Family Foundation, health care spending totaled $3.8 trillion in 2019, $11,582 per person.

Feds Warn About Social Engineering in Cyberattacks on Physicians’ Practices
August 25, 2022

HHS agency warns “vishing,” combining scam emails and phone calls, is on the rise.

Protecting a Physician’s Most Valuable Asset: Insurance Basics for Young Dermatologists
August 10, 2022

Jason M. O'Dell, MS, CWM, and Michael Lewellen, CFP, discuss what young dermatologists need to know about insurance basics to protect themselves.

Tax Increases Coming? What Physicians Need to Know About the Inflation Reduction Act
August 04, 2022

The sweeping legislation contains tax code reform, health care provisions and climate change action. What does it mean for physicians?