Internists are piecing together technology to improve their practice management, but too many pieces are more of a puzzle than a picture. ... Molly Cooke, MD, FACP, the College's 2012-2013 president-elect, said it's less important which device physicians
Solo practice vs. integrated health systems: What's best for primary care reform? ... What's more American than that? Like most physicians of my generation, I've never been in solo practice.
True genius. Things are going well with the practice, but I am being wrung a bit dry. ... Patients from my old practice keep on contacting me to switch back to my care.
My new practice model allows for, and even encourages interaction between face-to-face encounters. ... Controlled drugs Prescribing and refilling controlled drugs are a huge part of my work stress, and one I wanted to address in my new practice.
ongoing basis the readiness level of all Medicare contractors and state Medicaid agencies.• Assessing the readiness and targeting outreach to practice management and electronic health record (EHR) software vendors serving physician ... Slightly more
Hospitals and practice management companies quickly gobbled up practices and their physicians, with little thought to the aftermath. ... Bauman.“ But health care reform failed and most practice management companies followed suit a few years later.”.
or management of disease.
The last one cost me 200 man-hours. But the vendor tells me it is unrealistic to expect to get it right the first time; every practice they work with spends ... I have used one for our three-man practice for 10 years, and because it does not qualify for
Practice staff know the patients and clinicians, as well as local subspecialists, facilities, and testing entities, best. ... Margo Williams, MHA, CMPE, is Senior Associate, Practice Management in ACP's Department of Medical Practice, which provides
Dr. Schumann is a general internist. His blog, GlassHospital, seeks to bring transparency to medical practice and to improve the patient experience.