Ouch. What to do when patients say "no" to your patient confirmations? In a perfect world, patient confirmations wouldn’t be necessary, because every patient would always show up. In a perfect ...
Using Text Messages to Cut Costs, Save Time, and Boost Revenue
It’s time to face the truth—everyone has been impacted by the recent COVID-19 pandemic. And everyone is feeling the pinch. More than 84% of physicians surveyed by Medical Economics said their ...
Save Time with Text Message Templates
Your practice probably gets a lot of text messages with the same types of questions. When is your office open? How do I get to your office? It’s my first appointment with this provider, is there ...
How Automated Patient Reminders Save Time and Money
We carry more computing power in our pocket than was used to get man to the moon. Everywhere you look today, automation has gained a solid foothold. It’s clear the old ways of running your practice ...
4 Reasons Text-Enabling Your Landline is Essential
When adopting a platform to text appointment reminders and other important information to your patients, you have a choice. You can go with messages sent from a short code — that five or six digit ...
Ready to Create a Patient Recall Program that Works?
Getting patients to return to your healthcare practice again...and again..and again, is crucial to the success of any practice. In the last couple of months, I've received multiple questions around ...
9 Simple Steps to Boost Efficiency on Your Team
Whether you work in a small, private practice, or a large, multi-provider clinic, implementing a few simple strategies can make your job much easier and help your office run more smoothly. Here are ...
Make Billing A Whole Lot Easier
Sometimes it feels like collecting from patients is just a roll of the dice. Pretty much every healthcare organizations face incredible challenges when it comes to successfully collecting from ...
Running a Practice When the Weather gets Wild
Anyone have spring fever yet? While we might be looking forward to warm temperatures, flowers, and sun, the truth is that we've still got plenty of winter left. Across the country, winter storms ...
Letting Patients Know About BIG NEWS
One of our faithful blog readers recently wrote in to ask for advice on all the best ways to let patients know about changes happening at her practice. It was a great question and one we might not ...
Coronavirus—What Does It Mean for Your Practice?
As we all know, a new coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, has erupted across the world. According to the World Health Organization, as of Feb 3, there are more than 17,000 diagnosed cases worldwide, most from ...
Looking at the Future of Patient Communication
Email, text, instant message. You probably use at least one of these to communicate with patients today. And at one point each of these was the next new thing. But now there are more new things ...