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3 HIPAA Compliance Myths All Physicians Should be Aware of (And What to Do About them)

Compliance is critical to the operation of your healthcare business.  If you don’t meet the required standards of HIPAA, you’re jeopardizing the very survival of your entire business operation and risk being shut down. Compliance has many myths. Due to its ever-changing rules,  healthcare compliance often changes before businesses can even adapt to new rules [...]

By |2019-01-22T16:32:35+00:00January 21st, 2019|Blog, documentation, For Doctors|0 Comments

What Every DME Supplier Should Know About Power Mobility Documentation

There is no hiding it....the Medicare criteria required for determining patient need for a power mobility device (like a scooter or power wheelchair)  is both overwhelming, complex and requires a lot of documentation.   The Problem: So Complicated! A power mobility device (PMD) is near impossible to prescribe due to the numerous steps in the [...]

By |2019-01-15T19:42:26+00:00January 8th, 2019|documentation, For Doctors, Uncategorized|1 Comment

6 Ways General Practitioners Can Promote Preventative Care

As Ben Franklin infamously put it, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Yet when it comes to preventative healthcare, many of us fall short. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Americans use preventative services at only half the recommended rate. […]

By |2018-08-03T17:57:46+00:00July 25th, 2018|For Doctors|0 Comments

Ways Each Doctor’s Practice Can Make Their Patients Feel Special

With today’s competitive healthcare environment, keeping your current patients happy is just as important as growing your practice. With the growth of online review sites, patients have gained the upper hand when it comes to promoting or demoting medical practices. In effect, your patients have become a powerful extension of your marketing strategy so making [...]

By |2018-07-18T20:37:33+00:00July 18th, 2018|Company, For Doctors|0 Comments

Creative Ways General Practitioners Can Utilize Social Media

Gone are the days when patients quietly endured long waiting room times and blindly followed their doctor’s advice. The Internet has turned patients into active consumers who take their healthcare into their own hands. Patients are also turning to social networking and online review sites for information, advice and to vent their frustrations. Patients searching [...]

By |2018-07-13T18:24:55+00:00July 5th, 2018|Company, For Doctors|0 Comments

For Doctors: Best Ways to Market Your Practice

Medical practices, like any other type of business, must take advantage of the wide range of marketing avenues available today. Effective marketing not only impacts the bottom line but gives your practice a competitive edge in the marketplace. On average, American consumers spend over 20 hours a week online. Considering the range of online marketing [...]

By |2018-07-13T18:00:27+00:00June 25th, 2018|Company, For Doctors|0 Comments

Building Doctor/Patient Relationships Via Telehealth

While the notion of telehealth may seem deeply impersonal, it offers a faster, more effective way to connect and communicate with physicians near you. So much of the traditional healthcare system depends on time. In order to navigate the system, you need time–and a lot of it. Unfortunately, most of us don’t have time to [...]

By |2018-06-07T19:39:49+00:00May 25th, 2018|For Doctors, Tech|0 Comments

Happening Now: What a Second Wave of the Flu Could Mean

When it comes to flu season, there’s some good news and bad news to report. The good news is that we’re over the hump of flu season and that most areas will start to see a plunge in the number of flu cases reported. On the other hand, there’s a whole new virus to look [...]

By |2018-05-16T23:17:06+00:00May 16th, 2018|For Doctors, For Patients|0 Comments

Telecare Will Grow with Blockchain

A common misconception is that the terms “telemedicine,” “telecare” and “telehealth” are interchangeable. Each of these terms refers to a different way of administering health care using existing technologies or a different area of medical technology. New healthcare technologies are important for the general population’s health, but secure storage of digitally accessed patient data and [...]

By |2018-06-12T15:10:17+00:00April 28th, 2018|For Doctors, Technology|0 Comments

Maintaining Doctor-Patient Relationships in the Digital Era

In the digital age, we’re more connected than ever, but at the same time, we’re less likely to have real, human contact than we were pre-internet. This is especially true in the medical realm, where it’s possible to receive top-tier care without ever having to set foot inside a medical facility. All the major players [...]

By |2018-06-12T15:09:59+00:00April 14th, 2018|For Doctors, For Patients, Technology|0 Comments