Six Ways to Market your Healthcare Organization

By Kristen Brady For most individuals, grasping the following 6 basic building blocks will take all the guesswork out of healthcare marketing: Professional Referral Marketing Continuous and reliable streams of inbound patient referrals from additional dental, medical, or additional professional sources includes the lifeline of most specialty providers. Whether it is a secondary or primary … Continue reading Six Ways to Market your Healthcare Organization

What will Trigger a Coding Audit?

By Kristen Brady As a member of the staff might help with coding, the healthcare professional — who’s accountable to his government, as well as additional payers — have to assess the codes for accuracy before submitting them for any billing. Be on the lookout for the following red flags within your practice’s habits of … Continue reading What will Trigger a Coding Audit?

Creating a Positive and Cooperative Work Environment

Originally published on www.lmshealthpro.com.  By Kristen Brady In healthcare, cooperation is critical in order for patients to receive the best care possible. Although relationships between healthcare providers is normally positive, there are times when those relationships may be tense. There are many reasons why group dynamics in healthcare settings may seem off-balance and less than … Continue reading Creating a Positive and Cooperative Work Environment

Want More Patients? Be on Time!

Originally published on March 12, 2017 at www.lmshealthpro.com. By Kristen Brady Do you want more patients? It’s possible to easily do this by simply making the commitment to be on-time as a physician. This post provides you practical tips to make you an on-time physician which will assist in generating more patients for your practice. … Continue reading Want More Patients? Be on Time!

Stolen Patient Records: Your Next Medical PR tragedy

Originally published on March 12, 2017 atwww.lmshealthpro.com. By Kristen Brady Cybersecurity specialists warn that EHRs (electronic health records) include an appealing target for hackers for many reasons: The healthcare sector is comparatively fresh to digital data storage. More youthful electronic medical records (EMR’s) installations are defense-minded or less secure. This sector is more fragmented than … Continue reading Stolen Patient Records: Your Next Medical PR tragedy

Subtle Warning Indications that Your Work Environment Sucks

By Kristen Brady As far as a work environment is concerned, what are a few warning indications that it sucks? 1. Complaints of trivial things: As unresolved problems pile up, trivial subjects become objects of dissatisfaction. 2. Decisions that were previously made are reevaluated constantly. Deadlines slip constantly: It’ll create doubt that any decisions may … Continue reading Subtle Warning Indications that Your Work Environment Sucks

E-Patients in the Era of Internet Healthcare Communication

Originally posted on February 28, 2017 at www.lmshealthpro.com. By Kristen Brady Communication between patients and physicians through the Internet still is struggling to gain traction, according to a survey of almost 5,300 participants by Forrester Research. Here are some important takeaways of that Forrester survey: Only 16% of individuals have taken advantage of their physicians’ … Continue reading E-Patients in the Era of Internet Healthcare Communication