Financial Impropriety: Protect Your Dermatology Office

How to Protect Your Practice Against Financial Impropriety Nobody likes to lose money, but according to the American Academy of Family Physicians, forty percent of health clinics surveyed have experienced some form of financial crime in the past five years. Additionally, KPMG estimates that the majority of financial crimes are not caught or go unreported,…

Creating the Optimal Patient Experience in Your Dermatology Practice

One of the most effective ways to grow your dermatology practice may be through word-of-mouth advertising; happy patients are far more likely to talk up your practice to their friends and family, and if they are happy with their experience at your practice, the people they talk to are for more likely to become your…

Using Social Media to Grow Your Dermatology Practice

Does your dermatology practice have a well-known brand? How do your patients refer to your practice? If you can’t easily answer these two questions, consider starting by identifying your mission and vision statements to help you grow your dermatology practice. Once you have an easily identifiable brand—and if you’re not sure if you do, simply ask…

Reimbursement Rates: How to maintain a good dermatology practice income.

Dermatology Practices Face Flat or Declining Reimbursement Rates As we talk to physicians across the country, revenue pressure is consistently identified as one of the most challenging aspects of running an independent physician practice today.  For many independent physician practices, revenue pressure is caused by flat or declining Medicare and health insurance company reimbursement rates.…

A Strong Mission and Vision Statement Creates Clarity

If you’re here, you’re the kind of dermatologist that puts all your work into running the best dermatology practice possible. If you’re in an urban or suburban area where you are competing with other dermatology practices for patients, it’s important to do everything possible to set your practice apart from others. Establishing and communicating your…