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Patient Satisfaction Linked to Improving Patient Pay

January 3, 2019 | Patient Pay

Practices rely on patient pay to increase revenue and maintain the necessary standard of care. According to the Medical Group Management Association, practices, on average, collect $15.77 for every $100 they charge. That’s less than sixteen cents received for every dollar billed. Organizations are finding that enhancing patient satisfaction has been shown to positively affect […]

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Improve Patient Retention In Your Practice With These 5 Expert Tips

December 19, 2018 | Dental, Patient Retention

Studies show that dental care is considered optional for most Americans feeling financial stress, but what does this mean for patient retention in dental offices? It means that they have to work harder to maintain and retain their patients. Neglected dental health can lead to more complications and higher costs down the road. So, what […]

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How to Improve Practice Management in Veterinary Practices

December 3, 2018 | Practice Management, Veterinary

Practice management can be difficult for any practice and even more so for veterinary practices that have to manage both clients and their pets. An efficiently running practice will retain clients for years while creating a steady and reliable stream of revenue. Is your practice experiencing difficulty in retaining clients? Do you feel that you […]

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How to Maintain Dental Self-Pay Patients at Your Practice

November 19, 2018 | Dental

Running a successful dental practice requires not only quality management but acceptance of dental self-pay patients, as well. A common misconception with dental self-pay is that these patients don’t have insurance. In reality, these patients are a combination of uninsured and insured individuals that find self-pay a better option for their finances than going through […]

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6 Ways to Improve Your Revenue Cycle Management

November 1, 2018 | Revenue Cycle Management

Maintaining any medical practice requires revenue cycle management that works for both your practice as well as your patient. Many complications can arise as roadblocks while managing revenue for your practice, but by using these 6 tips to manage your revenue cycle, the patient experience and practice revenues will improve exponentially. Are you ready to […]

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Can Dental Financing Help Your Practice Increase Revenue?

October 30, 2018 | Dental, Patient Financing

What are the advantages of offering dental financing? In the past decade, healthcare affordability has become a burden for most American families. Managing dental financing, in particular, can translate into serious complications for any family working within a budget. Lack of Dental Financing Leaves Patients’ Dental Health to Worsen Before Seeking Treatment Maintaining regular dental […]

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Ambulatory Surgery Centers: 3 Tips for Patient Collections

September 21, 2018 | Patient Collections

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) focus on providing same-day surgical care, including diagnostic and preventative procedures; these facilities perform surgeries that do not require overnight hospital care. However, ambulatory wellness services aren’t limited to surgery; they offer chemotherapy, substance abuse therapy, and other forms of outpatient therapy. RELATED: How to Select the Right Payment Processing System ASC […]

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How to Select the Right Payment Processing System

September 21, 2018 | Patient Financing

What happens when your patient pays a bill? From their hands to yours, a process takes place. Behind the scenes, payment processing is complicated; it requires collecting, processing, and transferring funds. In the hands of your business, it can feel like a burden. But with a quality system, payment processing becomes nearly invisible to your […]

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The Fundamentals of Healthcare Financing

August 13, 2018 | Healthcare Financing

Should your practice offer healthcare financing? Healthcare financing can improve the wellbeing of your patients and your practice. Clients without insurance or available funds can receive the care they need while you receive payment on time. High health costs may impact your business more than you know, and patient financing offers a sustainable solution to […]

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