Medical Scribes for Pediatricians

Physicians are more frequently turning to medical scribes to help relieve the growing pressure for electronic documentation in the form of EMRs. Pediatricians benefit from medical scribes because of the… Read More

How a Medical Scribe Helps a Family Medicine Practice

  The American Board of Family Practice was officially recognized in 1969, but the “specialty” has been around as long as medical doctors have existed. And as long as the… Read More

Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Scribe

Internal linking note: When publishing link to this post from physician-scribe relationship  “think you’ll find many advantages.” The one finite resource we have is time, and for physicians in the… Read More

How to Improve Your Case Mix Index

Case mix index (CMI) is a critical measurement hospital CFOs and Directors monitor closely. It is the metric by which the relative cost of treating patients covered by Medicare is… Read More

MIPS Scoring Methodology: What you need to know

In 2014, Congress made significant changes to Medicare with the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). MACRA repealed the reimbursement formula, Medicare Part B Sustainable Growth Rate… Read More

The Effects of a Potential ACA Repeal on Hospitals

While the Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal seems less likely, it’s still a possibility and this uncertain situation leaves health system administrators and physicians to wonder what will happen in… Read More

What Physicians Face If Obamacare is Repealed

On June 27th, after weeks of discussions with a select group of Republican Senators, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell put the vote on the Better Care Reconciliation Act, the bill that… Read More