Waiting time

Waiting…Waiting…Waiting. Time for a New Waiting Room?

A screaming child to the right, a coughing man to the left, and a woman speaking on her phone at what seems to exceed the acceptable decibel level. Patients often feel that a waiting room is like purgatory. Even though they know it’s likely that their appointment will not be right on time, humans are predictable animals, becoming restless at …

5 Ways to Reduce Uncompensated Time & Improve the Profitability of Your Practice!

5 Ways to Reduce Uncompensated Time & Improve the Profitability of Your Practice!

If you find yourself spending a lot of time during the day on “uncompensated tasks” … you are not alone. According to the Physicians Foundation, doctors lose at least $50,000 in revenue annually simply because they are dealing with uncompensated tasks, which can include prior authorizations, EHR data entry, paperwork and more. In fact, statistics say that the typical physician …