ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
Patients connecting with your practice through the Internet require fewer staff and generate lower costs.
Minimizing costs and maximizing reimbursement can make immunizations profitable.
Even small cuts in your operational expenses can add up to big savings for your practice.
As costs increase, medical practices need to get creative.
Staff-related expenses consume the largest portion of your overhead, so that's where this 12-month plan begins.
Paying attention to key metrics can help keep your practice operationally and financially healthy.
Before you partner with another practice, make sure you've addressed these four questions.
If you're thinking of moving to electronic records, the results of this survey may help.
Simple, low-cost technologies and strategic outsourcing have helped this solo physician practice efficiently, even without any staff.
Spurning health plan contracts enabled this practice to dramatically reduce overhead and fees while improving access for the uninsured.