Navigating the Payment Process

IN FOCUS: ESSENTIALS FOR PRACTICE SUCCESS

At least 70 percent of patients shop for physicians online, so a personal brand and online presence have become essential elements of modern medical practice. Five experts recently participated in an AMA discussion in which they offered advice on this pressing topic.

Create a personal online physician brand that works

At least 70 percent of patients shop for physicians online, so a personal brand and online presence have become essential elements of modern medical practice. Five experts recently participated in an AMA discussion in which they offered advice on this pressing topic.

Dr. Barbe answers your 2018 Quality Payment Program questions

Medicare’s payment incentive program can be confusing, and what you learned in 2017 may not be transferable in 2018. The AMA’s president clears the air.

This is how physicians get paid. See where you fit.

Prediabetes screening, referral can help you succeed in MIPS

You know all about the welcome to Medicare preventive visit. Now your practice needs to be ready to say “welcome” to the new Medicare card.  After almost three years of preparation, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will begin releasing new cards designed to protect the personal information of Medicare beneficiaries. The change will significantly affect practice workflows, but following this advice from the AMA will help your practice avoid payment delays and ease the transition ...

9 steps to welcoming the new Medicare card in your practice

Moving to new payment models: What you need to know

Bargaining table success

Bargaining table success starts with these common elements

In a complex environment, physicians have at least 8 paths to choose from

Web-savvy patients shape physicians’ digital do’s and don’ts

So you’re an employed physician: What you ought to know

Making sense of MACRA: A glossary of new Medicare terms

How to respond to bad online reviews

Top 4 tips to manage your online reputation