These articles culled from recent issues of Podiatry Management magazine are focused upon podiatric practice management-from office management to staff issues, from coding/reimbursement to medical economics, from patient relations to multidisciplinary issues, from practice building to keeping up with the digital world. In short, this section is devoted to the "how-to's" of practice growth and prosperity.
[November 2021] Diabetes and Podiatry
[November 2021] Emotional Intelligence Strategies to Advance Profitability
Treat the entire patient, including their financial health.
[November 2021] Front Desk Warning Signs That Cry “HELP!”
It’s true: if patients have a less than satisfactory front desk interaction, they may choose not to return.
[November 2021] The Challenges of EMR
Here’s what to love, hate, and wish for.
[October 2021] Improving Your RFP Process
Don’t buy groceries when you’re hungry.
[October 2021] Be Prepared for Telemedicine Audits
Yes, Virginia, the government does investigate telemedicine.
[October 2021] How to Provide Post-COVID-19 Patient Service
How do we “do” customer service in this ‘new normal’ and virtually?
[October 2021] Employed Physicians: Your Contract and Future Buy-In
When it comes to your future, details matter.
[October 2021] Fostering a Culture of Gratitude in Your Medical Practice
Never underestimate the value of a simple thank-you.
[October 2021] It’s About Time
Learning to manage it will help make your practice work for you.
[October 2021] Let’s Talk About Nail Biopsies
Be judicious in the use of CPT code 11755.
[October 2021] Matching Expectations
Learn to put yourself in a patient’s place.
[October 2021] Five Ways to Use Inclusion Behavior to Avoid Practice Management Headaches
Leadership means involving your entire staff.
[September 2021] Finding the Marvel in the Marble: Part 3: Developing Others
It's all about sharing knowledge and skills.
[September 2021] Rebirth of Physician Practices in the Post-Pandemic Era
Moving forward after Covid, what will "normal" look like?
[September 2021] Scribes and Efficiency in the Medical Workplace
Current research shows that they help improve practices.
[September 2021] Finding the Sweet Spot in Your Medical Practice
Make sure your team understands what makes your practice special.
[September 2021] Staff: What's Enough? What's Too Many?
It all depends upon how many services you offer your patients.
[September 2021] Proper Disposal of Office Equipment
Don't be a victim of a HIPAA breach.
[September 2021] Take a Step Back
Let's look at the big picture.
[August 2021] Cybersecurity in the Healthcare Industry
It pays to be vigilant against potential attacks.
[August 2021] Do the Right Thing!
Unfortunately, the right thing is too often challenged by a cheaper, faster, easier, or slightly dishonest
[August 2021] Let’s Heal That Wound…and Get Paid to Do It!
Here’s how to bill for topical wound care agents.
[August 2021] Putting Your Team Together
You are only as good as your support staff.
[August 2021] Becoming a Certified Telemedicine Professional
Here’s how to take telemedicine to the next level.
[August 2021] The Educational Residency Case Review
This is a great venue for learning.