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And you thought just being a doctor was hard.
This practice-based research project highlights key sources of inefficiency in primary care and real-world suggestions for how to improve.
If it isn't thoughtfully applied, the team model may have unintended consequences.
Physicians can maximize their time - and their practice's income - by delegating more documentation tasks to well-trained staff.
What stands in the way of your practice achieving its goal?
These multifaceted employees can improve patient care, generate additional net revenue, and prepare your practice for the future.
Your efforts to give patients same-day appointments won't succeed until you address three critical issues.
When capable nurses are given greater responsibility for each patient encounter, good results follow.
In an era of "do more with less," MAs can play a pivotal and flexible role in family medicine practices.
With a little effort, your team can take its performance to new heights.