Making Your Medical Practice More Millennial Friendly

  Millennials—people born between roughly 1980 and 2000—are coming to your practice as patients, as medical practice staff, and, increasingly, as physicians. There are roughly 75 million Millennials now in the workforce in the US, according to Thematic Investing, and they will be the largest demographic in the workforce by 2018. In general, they have different priorities from the generations that preceded them. Millennials were raised with more structure and protection than generations that immediately preceded them, Samantha Sharf writes...

Practice Management Hacks – Tip #10: Utilize Text Based Appointment Reminders

PM Hack – #10: Utilize Text Based Appointment Reminders The appointment is the glue that holds the physician-patient relationship together. Unfortunately, conventional appointments don’t work anymore. Patients wait too long, and physicians are so under the gun that they don’t get the time they need to fully examine patients. The end result: unhappy patients and unhappy physicians. Here are some tips to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of physician-patient appointments. Here are the seven steps to maximize patient appointment scheduling:...