How to Prepare For ICD-10 The Right Way

If you've done any reading about ICD-10, you know that this transition will be a monumental task. Fundamentally speaking, ICD-10 is a paradigm shift. It is designed to completely transform medical documentation. And since documentation is a lot of what doctors do, inevitably these changes will impact our day-to-day practice. In a recent AMA publication, the authors concluded that the two biggest challenges with implementing ICD-10 will be … [Read more...]

How To Improve Account Receivables In A Down Economy

I’ve heard many times that health care is recession proof. People are always going to need health care regardless of the state of the economy. So, if you are running a medical practice, you shouldn’t worry about the economy… right? Well, if you are running the practice like a traditional medical practice, then yeah, you don’t have to worry about the economy. But if you are running your practice like a business, then you ought to be … [Read more...]