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.
[September 2023] Avoiding Tax Audits, the Right Way
Beware of the many red flags that can trigger an audit.
[September 2023] Managing a Burned-Out Employee
Proactive steps can mitigate this prevalent problem.
[September 2023] Monitoring Online Reviews
Patient critiques are nothing new, but today’s tremendous Internet presence ups the ante on reputation management.
[September 2023] How Operation Nightingale Affects Podiatry
Hopefully, something like this will never happen to you.
[September 2023] True Shared Decisions in Patient Care
Clear communication is the key.
[August 2023] Avoiding Bank Failures and Managing Cash
Keeping your money safe is paramount.
[August 2023] Smile!, or, How to Change the Unenthusiastic Aura
Each one of us must help create a desirable environment.
[August 2023] ICE, Podiatry, and You!
The road to U.S. citizenship is often a bumpy one.
[August 2023] Here Are Some Thoughts on the Job Search
Creating a portfolio is a great way to increase the likelihood of being hired.
[June 2023] How to Manage a Slob
Here are some tips for handling the Oscar Madison in your office.
[June 2023] Your Future Will Be What You Believe It Is
Only you hold the keys to your destiny.
[June 2023] Enrollment Issues Facing DMEPOS Providers
It's important to keep up with the latest requirements.
[June 2023] Rising to the Challenges
Challenge allows for new choices that can make a bad situation good and a good situation great.
[June 2023] Do Your Due Diligence When Working with New Vendors
Don't settle for written references—while somewhat useful, they don't compare to personal interviews.
[March 2023] “Everything I Do Is a Level 4 Or 5” …Not
Do not let yourself fall into this void.
[March 2023] Can You Charge a Luxury Tax for Custom Foot Orthotics?
It depends on whom you ask.
[March 2023] Podiatry Growth— A Time of Transition with New Challenges
Welcome to “The New Normal”.
[February 2023] Oxygen Saturation and the Pulse Oximeter
This is sometimes considered the “5th” vital sign.
[February 2023] 17 Time Management Tips
Both physicians and staff can benefit from these words of advice for running a successful office.
[February 2023] Credit Card on File
Why can’t we do what restaurants do when encountering no-shows?
[February 2023] 2023 DME Update
Here are some answers to FAQs.
[February 2023] Why the HIPAA Privacy Rules Are Important for Physicians to Know
Ignore these at your own risk.
[February 2023] CEAP, CEAP Little Birdie
This is a method of classifying venous disease.
[February 2023] Seven Common Website Mistakes Podiatrists Make
Here are some easy ways to get your webpages ranked higher on Google.
[January 2023] A Good Doctor, But Not Such a Good Leader
What happens when physicians move from clinical to leadership roles?
[January 2023] Using Recall Lists to Maximize Your Existing Patient Database
Every podiatric practice should establish a follow-up guideline.