Tammy Worth

Most Recent Articles by Tammy Worth

Business Savvy Tips for Buying a Practice

Business Savvy Tips for Buying a Practice

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When buying a medical practice, physicians should consider location, financials, and staffing before deciding whether or not to pursue this huge undertaking.

Medical Practices: How to Improve Your Collection Rates

Medical Practices: How to Improve Your Collection Rates

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A host of factors affect a practice's revenue cycle, but none more important perhaps than the adjusted collection rate.

Ways to Improve the Doctor-Patient Relationship

Ways to Improve the Doctor-Patient Relationship

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Important aspects of patient care, such as empathy, relationship-building, and dealing with patients' emotions are often given less emphasis in medical schools.

Keeping up With Business Associate Agreements

Keeping up With Business Associate Agreements

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HIPAA clearly states providers should have business associate agreements with vendors that receive, maintain, or transmit protected health information.

HIPAA Audits Expose Providers' Weaknesses

HIPAA Audits Expose Providers' Weaknesses

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Providers are still not performing some of the most basic tasks required by the law.

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