Is your staff a marketing asset?
If you believe in the old adage that people are your most important asset, is it reasonable then that your office staff should be an asset to marketing your practice? Physician practices are not immune to the critical success factors that make or break an organization. MMG Healthcare regularly talks to our friends and clients about the importance of growth, patient satisfaction, efficient work flow and the value of word of mouth referrals. | Continue ReadingDec 24th, 2014 | No Comments | CATEGORY:
Chronic care management services – A game changer in primary care
For 2015, the American Medical Association created and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services approved a new way for providers to be compensated for the non-face-to-face work they and their clinical staff do in managing serious chronic illness. This code appears to be a page right out of “Concierge or Direct Care Medicine’s playbook” – the focus is for sick patients to have high-touch pro-active intervention with 24/7 access to their doctor and/or care team, resulting in acute care prevention. | Continue ReadingDec 17th, 2014 | No Comments | CATEGORY:
Is your practice safe from fraud?
You probably think that fraud doesn’t affect medical practices – but that is far from the truth. In fact, you face fraud from all directions. It is important that you protect yourself from patient fraud, employee embezzlement, and fraud from outside parties. | Continue ReadingDec 11th, 2014 | No Comments | CATEGORY: