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What Is Healthcare Analytics? The Ultimate Data Analysis Guide  

What Is Healthcare Analytics? The Ultimate Data Analysis Guide  

What Is Healthcare Analytics? The Ultimate Data Analysis Guide    Healthcare analytics isn’t just for large organizations and systems. Practices of every size and healthcare specialty can enhance their practice’s revenue by making a small investment in data...

3 Healthcare Data Sources Your Practice Needs To Monitor

3 Healthcare Data Sources Your Practice Needs To Monitor

Medical practices with better analytics will get better returns on investment, as a business leader who has access to the best information can make the most informed decisions. Your practice deals in and generates a lot of data in the daily course of business from...

How Does an ACO Work: Increasing Care Quality and Reducing Costs

How Does an ACO Work: Increasing Care Quality and Reducing Costs

When it comes to acronyms, the world of healthcare is in abundance. So, how does an ACO work, and what is it?  An ACO, or Accountable Care Organization, is joined voluntarily by physicians, hospitals, and other medical providers to incentivize the delivery of...

How To Capture Medical Practice Data for Better Analytics

How To Capture Medical Practice Data for Better Analytics

Whether you are looking for insights into population health, physician performance for specific health outcomes, or the quality of care your practice provides, you will need to rely on healthcare data sources to inform your assessments.  Healthcare analytics call...

What is Medical Marketing and How Does It Impact the Patient Journey?

What is Medical Marketing and How Does It Impact the Patient Journey?

Medical marketing is about growing revenue for the business side of your medical practice, but it has also converged with the modern patient journey. With digital commercialization, patients now select healthcare like they would any other service, leading to the term...

Successful EHR Support: The 5 Most Important Elements 

Successful EHR Support: The 5 Most Important Elements 

Healthcare is growing more complex by the day as reports, health records, and practice finances are increasingly handled with electronic health records (EHR) systems. Now, specific skill sets are required to manage and optimize EHRs to ensure practices are optimizing...

Why Scope of Practice is Important to Nurse Practitioners 

Why Scope of Practice is Important to Nurse Practitioners 

The nurse practitioner scope of practice in your state determines the limits of your medical license and sets boundaries to the care you’re empowered to deliver, crucial information for a new nurse practitioner independent practice.   While you may have...

Problems with Spreadsheets & Benefits of Databases in Healthcare

Problems with Spreadsheets & Benefits of Databases in Healthcare

Medical practices that employ a spreadsheet instead of more robust solutions such as a database in healthcare to manage rich data face numerous challenges. Those challenges involve the accuracy, security and stability of the data managed therein. Databases and...

7-Step Template for Promoting or Marketing Your Telehealth Services

7-Step Template for Promoting or Marketing Your Telehealth Services

For providers around the world, telehealth meant that care for many patients could continue during the 2020 pandemic lockdowns. Through this experience, we learned what we are able to accomplish despite isolation. While virtual visits are a common aspect of telehealth...

Value-Based Care Vs. Fee-For-Service: What Is The Difference?

Value-Based Care Vs. Fee-For-Service: What Is The Difference?

Value-based care had already been emphasized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for two years by 2010 when the Affordable Care Act (ACA) codified reimbursement for value, or quality, instead of fee-for-service, or quantity, of care.   Value-based...