Attendees at a recent Business of Medicine Summit were advised to prepare for coming practice management storms. ... More broadly, though, Mr. Mandell had suggestions about tax-sensitive ways to structure a medical practice.
Survey most practice owners and managers about what aspect of practice management takes the most time, effort, and energy, and the answer is likely managing the people in the practice. ... For more human resources information, go to ACP's practice
ACP's Center for Practice Improvement and Innovation (CPII) combines the expertise of the Practice Management Center (PMC) and the Center for Practice Innovation, as well as other HIT specialists. ... For all practice management, quality improvement and
On the practice management side, Dr. Pregler highlighted a series of sessions by ACP physician-experts on the topic of medical informatics, namely EHRs and meaningful use. ... Internists who've been in practice for a while will recall that 10 to 15 years
These simple tips will go a long way toward improving safety and reducing the chance of errors in your practice:. ... PMC Tips is a regular feature on practice management from ACP's Practice Management Center.
This tool indicates the elements specifically related to the clinical condition that should be assessed and documented by the transferring pediatric practice. ... Margo Williams, MHA, CMPE, is a senior associate in ACP's Department of Medical Practice,
Practice improvement activities might include population management, care coordination, expanded practice access, or patient safety and practice assessment. ... Margo Williams, MHA, CMPE, is a senior associate in ACP's Department of Medical Practice,
penalties. Hurricanes, power outages, fires and viruses can wreak havoc on your practice's electronic health record (EHR) and practice management system. ... Online/cloud backup. Data backed up over the Internet goes to “server farms” run by practice
Even practices with paper-based records can begin by using their practice management system effectively, as well as by using e-prescribing, secure e-mail, and patient registries. ... Population management. Using clinical guidelines to help generate
Most important, they consent to participate in the program. For access to the Chronic Care Management Tool Kit and the sample patient agreement, go to ACP's Running a Practice website. ... Margo Williams, MHA, CMPE, is a senior associate in ACP's