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Physician leaders play a vital part in guiding the practice toward exceptional performance.
A simple chart review can help your group answer the question on everyone's mind: “How are we doing?”
To obtain a true view of the quality of your practice, you must measure the patient's experience.
Insurers are experimenting with plans that drive patients to physicians deemed to be high-quality and low-cost.
The new initiative from CMS can add a little to your bottom line and prepare your office for future reporting programs.
A review of the literature reveals practical ways to improve patient satisfaction and compelling reasons to do so.
Yes, the concept has flaws, but it may also have promise. Regardless, it’s headed your way.
The ability to collect and use data to improve performance is becoming an essential practice management skill.
Two tools – gap analysis and root cause analysis – can work together to tell you where and why you might be lagging financially.
Team-based, proactive care supported by effective office systems, technology and a culture of improvement will help your patients and your bottom line.