The Office

Opinion

Credit cards FAQ

How do you safeguard the credit information you keep on file? The same way we do medical information; it's all covered by the same HIPAA rules.

Opinion

Website improvements

With a few relatively simple but important modifications, you can convert casual website viewers to patients.

Opinion

Beware the con

The jury duty scheme, I learned, is an increasingly popular one.

Opinion

How to set up your own RSS feed

Doing so can help increase readership on your website, publicize a podcast, or keep patients abreast of your practice’s latest treatments and...

News

RSS feeds are a versatile online tool

RSS feeds are an efficient method of staying current on all the subjects on the web that interest you – medical and otherwise.

Opinion

MACRA in a nutshell

Since the first MIPS “performance period” ends on Dec. 31, Dr. Eastern provides the basics on getting up to speed on MACRA and MIPS.

Opinion

Be alert for embezzlement

A few simple measures can help prevent and uncover a large proportion of dishonest behavior in the office.

Opinion

Firing

Be prepared before you fire an employee.

News

Don’t forget about OSHA

Given the bewildering array of new bureaucracies that private practices have been forced to contend with in recent years, it’s easy to forget...

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