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Appointments and schedules, general
This practice-based research project highlights key sources of inefficiency in primary care and real-world suggestions for how to improve.
If we fail at access, we fail at the most fundamental piece of the relationship.
Having assembled tips from preceptors across the country, the authors offer a variety of ways to make precepting work in a highly efficient and productive practice.
The author describes how to ensure that you're coding and billing accurately for the services you perform and how to generate more revenue.
The author answers physicians' questions related to determining the appropriate patient panel size, managing workload and transitioning to the ideal panel size.
The article will describe how to conduct e-visits and will address reimbursement issues associated with these visits.
The article explains how to calculate the ideal number of patients a physician should have on his or her panel in order to optimize patient access to care, continuity of care and quality of care.
How many patients should you have, and how many do you have? Two simple questions, right?
The author describes steps she has taken to redesign her practice systematically, implementing advanced access, pre-visit planning and other steps to cope with her own declining job satisfaction and to improve the quality of care delivered in her practice.
The author describes how his practice addressed the problem of patients who frequently missed appointments by implementing an alternative form of scheduling for such patients.