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Hospital Administration

Choosing a Different Peer Review Vendor

May 17, 2016 by Moira O'Connell

Not all Peer Review Programs are equal. Therefore, it’s important you understand the differences from one program to another, as these differences can determine the efficiency and effectiveness in how your claims process operates.[read more]

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Digitized Pathology Improves Study Results and Cuts Costs

May 14, 2016 by Joseph Pierro

Ever since the invention of the microscope and the discovery of microorganisms, pathology has played a vital role in increasingly more sciences and industries. Researchers from all fields, including academic experts, research-based hospitals, and the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries, rely on information that can be gleaned from only the exhaustive, microscopic analysis of tissue samples.[read more]

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The Biggest Challenges And Changes Hospital Administrators are Facing

May 10, 2016 by Marlena Stoddard

Hospital administrators across the country are faced with many demands during the course of their work. Just consider four complex issues that impinge upon the daily professional lives of a typical hospital administrator.[read more]

Patient Centricity – It’s Time for a New Focus

May 9, 2016 by Danyell Jones

Patient Centricity is not just the newest healthcare buzzword, it is an emerging concept that is here to stay! Healthcare is currently making rapid shifts, and one of the most fundamental of these shifts is the shift to what industry professionals are terming “patient centricity.”[read more]

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How to Best Manage the Good Name of a Hospital

May 8, 2016 by Joe Chierotti

A hospital's online reputation is complex and can be difficult to maintain control over. Knowing the best practices for hospital reputation management is a start. Here, we examine four ways hospitals can get started with online reputation management.[read more]

4 Tips to Growing Your Physician Network and Referral Pipeline

May 6, 2016 by Stewart Gandolf, MBA

Not long ago, we were talking with the lead physician of a multispecialty medical practice. She was losing sleep because the once-dependable physician referral pipeline had become a leaking bucket.[read more]

The Hidden Dangers of Working as a Health Care Professional

May 5, 2016 by Jennifer Landis

Medical personnel face all sorts of occupational hazards that tend to fall under the radar, often hiding from the professionals themselves. Especially if you practice in the health care industry or aspire to a career in the field, it is imperative to acknowledge these dangers so you can strive to avoid them.[read more]

Essential Features of Today’s Hospital Websites

May 4, 2016 by Tracy Knight

Today there is no other digital marketing tool that can contribute more to your marketing results than a great website.[read more]

Staying Healthy in Philadelphia's Hospitals

May 3, 2016 by Steven Wigrizer

Grey’s Anatomy. ER. Scrubs. General Hospital. St. Elsewhere. Chicago Hope. Just a few of the many television shows revolving around hospitals that have captured America’s imagination. While some of the portrayals of these medical institutions were accurate, many were fantastical representations of healthcare. Real-life hospitals are a fluctuating atmosphere of good and bad patient care, which often varies based on how well the staff works together.[read more]

Physician Marketing Battles You’ll Never Win (and What to Do Instead)

April 27, 2016 by Stewart Gandolf, MBA

Many doctors and medical practice executives have their marketing brains on overdrive. They’re looking for new, better, improved and/or more efficient ways to attract new patients and cases.[read more]

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HIPAA Compliance Breaches Higher Than Ever: What Are You Doing About It?

April 26, 2016 by Jenna Cyprus

In 2015, we witnessed the highest level of HIPAA compliance breaches yet, and 2016 isn’t expected to be much better. Even if you’re a small practice, you’re not immune to security breaches, and you’re probably making more mistakes than you realize. It’s essential that medical professionals make it a priority to protect themselves and their practices from such mistakes.[read more]

Physician Burnout: Healthcare’s Looming Crisis

April 26, 2016 by Danyell Jones

Physician burnout is a problem that impacts all of us. Recent studies have indicated that burnout can significantly impact a physician’s ability to provide appropriate care for their patients. Burnout can lead to lack of attention to detail, decreased communication, and impaired judgement. Physician burn out is a problem that puts both the physician and the patient at risk.[read more]