This weekend, Canadians will break out the fun, food, and fireworks to celebrate Canada Day. But this year, the day has a little more meaning for healthcare practices than usual. July 1, 2017 marks ...
MIPS-It's Time to Get Started
In our last blog post on the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), we looked at the options to participate in 2017. While you’ve missed the chance to participate in the full program for a full ...
Free Webinars Explore Latest Research on why Patients Switch
As patients pay more for their care and have access to more data about cost and quality, their expectations for healthcare are changing. And as their expectations change, they are more likely to ...
Simple Tricks to Leverage Social Media to the Fullest
Let’s talk social. Take a look around. Everyone seems to be online. The guy on the bus, the woman at the café, or perhaps it’s you (caught ya!). We simply love the Internet. It’s not all bad, ...
Improved Patient Communication Can Help Save Lives
Many of us at Solutionreach have been directly affected by the communication standards (or lack thereof) in healthcare, so we understand how important improving that communication really is. My own ...
You Can Still Avoid a MIPS Penalty—And Maybe Get an Incentive
Ok, we are well into the 2017 reporting year for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). Are you participating? If not, there is still time—seven months to be precise. If you aren’t familiar ...
Learn the Third Step to Successful Patient Education
Providing educational material can be a low-cost way to engage with your patients between visits and keep them coming back. In previous posts, we’ve talked about what to send and when to send it. In ...
Learn the Second Step to Successful Patient Education
In the last post on successful patient education, we shared tips to help increase patient loyalty by providing the right education to the right patients. Your patients are already doing their own ...
Learn the First Step to Successful Patient Education
One great way to stay connected to your patients is to send them helpful tips and education between visits. According to Pew Research, 72 percent of patients search the Internet for health ...
Patient Engagement and the Future of Healthcare - What You Need to Know Now
The future of healthcare has never been quite so confusing and murky. The Affordable Care Act has been threatened with being dismantled, but no solid program has been presented to replace it. ...
10 Simple Strategies for New Patient Acquisition
Remember the old shampoo commercial that started with one girl who tells two friends about the product, “ . . . and they told two friends, and they told two friends, and so on, and so on . . .”? ...
Your Quality of Care; From a Patient’s Perspective
You are finally starting to get this practice management thing down… Implement fresh marketing ideas…check! Send out monthly patient newsletters...check! Monitor and respond to patient ...