Authors


Jennifer Larson

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Combating chronic pain

Understand the tools physicians need to combat chronic pain as the opioid crisis continues.


Lisa Larkin, MD

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2019 Physician Writing Contest: Caring along life’s journey

An honorable mention in this year's contest.


Stephen J. Buccola

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How healthcare organizations can capture all revenue

What health professionals need to know about coordination of benefits strategies for collecting revenue, including liability revenue



Nancy Mann Jackson

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Working from home: Is it possible for physician practices?

How can medical care provided by a physician's practice, which often requires face-to-face interactions, work remotely?


Tracy Chen, MD

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2019 Physician Writing Contest: Back to basics

An honorable mention in the 2019 contest.


Peter Joseph

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Artificial Intelligence: The benefits to revenue cycle management

Best practices to maximize workflow and income by using AI in revenue cycle management systems. 


Joseph M. Geskey, DO, MBA, MS-PopH

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Dealing with 'deaths of despair': What physicians need to know

Life expectancy has decreased among middle-aged adults due to deaths of despair. 


David Burch

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5 tips for growing your medical practice

Take a methodical approach to growth


Steven Merahn, MD

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The deductible reset: How to help patients navigate it

The new year's deductible reset period may offer providers a new opportunity to strengthen the doctor-patient relationship



Leon Dayries

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Three common real estate mistakes physicians make

While there are many key concepts and strategies to be aware of prior to and during any lease or purchase negotiation, there are an equal or greater number of mistakes to avoid.


Betty Rabinowitz MD

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Tips for keeping your practice safe and mitigating the spread of COVID-19

These three strategies can minimize the risks for both patients and staff.


Rick Clark

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How to minimize ransomware attacks in healthcare

Ransomware is on the rise. What can healthcare organizations do to stop these hacks?


Deanna Larson

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Telehealth’s untapped potential in rural America

Can telehealth solve rural health issues? Maybe. But only with a mindful approach.


Randy Tomlin

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Four ways to reduce healthcare costs

The U.S. faces a tough road to get started.


Joseph M Geskey, DO, MBA

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Severance agreements: What physicians need to know

Understanding non-compete clauses and other issues that physicians must confront in such agreements.


Steve Quach

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How to prepare physicians to be leaders

Healthcare needs more clinician leaders, but they’re often not properly prepared for the job.


Amit Phull, MD

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Healthcare trends for 2020

The pace of change is accelerating in ways that we haven’t seen before.  Here's some predictions for what’s coming our way.


Mark Claster

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A financial and operational checkup for physicians

It’s critical that healthcare providers understand how to better prepare, operationally and financially, for the next outbreak.


Harold Bays, MD

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Telehealth and patient management recommendations lead 2021 Obesity Algorithm updates

Since 2013, the Obesity Algorithm has undergone yearly updates to help healthcare professionals stay abreast of the latest developments in obesity medicine.


Dr. Thomas Tedeschi, Au.D.

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Improving patient communication around hearing loss comorbidities

Prioritizing hearing can improve patient outcomes and healthcare savings.


Theresa Lewis

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Improve population health efforts by mining the medical record

Four areas where physicians can use the EHR to propel population health efforts.


Parth Mehta, MD, MPH, FHM

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Can we stop wasting the COVID-19 vaccine?

We must get our act together and carry out a nationwide vaccination campaign efficiently and smartly


Medical Economics

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2022 Physician Report: Learn more about the physicians who took our survey

More than 1,000 physicians participated in the annual survey.


Don Richards

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Rein in hidden billing costs

Where do hidden billing costs typically exist-and how can practice leaders more effectively rein them in? Here are four common blind spots?


Erin Kitchen

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5 ways to encourage patients to leave positive reviews online

By enacting a few simple techniques, you can better ensure patients share and spread positive feedback of your practice.


Kyna Fong

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More is less: The future of data-driven medicine

It’s not enough to send data. For data to have value, it needs to have purpose.


David Wyatt

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Are you a high-performing practice?

Top revenue cycle management tips for maximum success.


Chuck Peck, M.D.

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Solving physician burnout: The two keys

Health systems cannot impose a new order on physician communities. Attempting to do so without meaningful physician input will increase their sense of disenfranchisement and aggravate burnout.