Practice Management

Practice Management

This is the collection of Practice Management posts.

How Does Data Collection Improve Oncology Care?

When you think about big data and the medical community, the first thing that likely comes to mind is how large companies and central government agencies are handling the financial side or how drug manufacturers are developing medications or vaccines…

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How Is HCC Coding Used in Value-Based Care Programs?

Value-based care is a healthcare delivery model where providers, such as hospitals, physicians, nurses, and even support staff, are paid based on patient health outcomes. Under this healthcare delivery model, these providers earn rewards for helping patients improve their health,…

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How to Improve Oncology Practice Management with AI and Automation

Administrative AI and automation technologies have been overlooked in the massive boom of recent healthcare innovations. While they may not be as exciting as surgical robots and other clinical AI solutions, AI and automation are crucial to improving practice administration…

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Reducing Financial Loss and Improving Practice Efficiency by Grouping Claim Denial Codes

If you own an oncology practice, you can probably attest to how challenging it can be to work with a patient’s health insurance provider when it comes to billing. While insurance denials and the associated financial loss have always been…

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What the No Surprises Act Means for Oncology Providers

Any provider who hears about “surprise billing legislation” or the “surprise act of 2022” is bound to fear the worst. However, in this case, mandated changes to practice management could be a good thing. Patients and oncology providers — especially…

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5 Emerging Trends in Community Oncology

In recent years, new oncology trends have developed that can transform the way the oncology market functions. From 2015 to 2050, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that the cancer incidence rate will increase by 49 percent. As…

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7 Strategies for Better Leadership Development

According to the latest trends, more than 1.9 million new cancer cases are expected in 2022. Unfortunately, labor shortages and ever-evolving reimbursement models will make caring for cancer patients even more challenging in the coming years. Therefore, it will most…

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The Oncology Care Model: Improving Patient Outcomes and Lowering Costs

Oncology care is one of the most progressive medical fields to be a part of. There are constant innovations that help to improve patient outcomes and reduce mortality rates. One of the most promising developments has been the oncology care…

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Design Thinking in Oncology: Improving the Patient Experience

Design in community oncology is the deliberate creation of an experience for oncology patients. This approach uses an empathy-driven model to improve the overall experience. Design thinking is an approach to problem-solving, leveraging human experience to generate ideas, prototypes, and…

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Refining Your Leadership Development

The leadership development of your oncology practice plays a significant role in your business. From the way patients feel to the level of care they receive, your leadership posture will affect their lives and the lives of your staff members.…

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