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Use this seven-step plan to create protocols that improve efficiency and reduce physician workloads.
Expanding the role of medical assistants to better support providers can improve not only traditional outcomes but also job satisfaction.
This physician and medical assistant jump-start patient visits by teaming up and reversing some traditional roles in the exam room.
Even with a laudable goal, such as reducing physicians’ administrative burdens, it can be difficult to implement change. These real-world lessons can help.
On-screen alerts can help a spread-out staff work together to keep patient care moving smoothly.
Delegation, technology, and training enabled our MAs - and doctors - to grow.
Physicians can maximize their time - and their practice's income - by delegating more documentation tasks to well-trained staff.
If it isn't thoughtfully applied, the team model may have unintended consequences.
Partnering with local groups that work with seniors can help you meet the special needs of older patients.
"A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more even than the whole man - he must view the man in his world." -- Dr. Harvey Cushing