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5 Things You Need To Do After You've Completed Your Residency

Posted by Capson Team on Apr 18 2018 15:22 | Tags:
5 Things You Should Do After Completing Residency

You’ve finished your residency and are ready to start practicing medicine as an MD. Learn about five important decisions you will need to make before you can begin practicing as a doctor.

1. Deciding Where You’re Going to Practice

The first thing you’ll need to decide is whether to go into privatepractice, become part of an existing one, or join the staff of a hospital. As with any major decision, each choice has pros and cons. Do you want to be your own boss or an employee in a hospital?

 Do you want...

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Do EHRs and EMRs Waste Time?

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Our recent guide about how EHRs and EMRs can increase your malpractice risk came with a slew of opinions on the subject. Your voices were heard and we've looked deeper into the problem with these systems.

With the implementation of EMRs and EHRs, doctors are spending more of their time typing symptoms onto a tablet instead of actually speaking and looking at the patient in front of them. Physicians all over the country, including our facebook followers, have expressed their disdain for the systems. They...

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Should You Start Your Own Practice or Join a Hospital Group?

Posted by Capson Team on Mar 15 2018 13:35 | Tags: Healthcare Trends
Should You Start Your Own Practice?

At some point, you’ll be confronted by the one decision all physicians must make -- should you start your own practice or join the staff of a hospital? In other words, do you want to be your own boss and be an entrepreneur, or become an employee of a large corporation? As with any decision, there are pros and cons for both choices.

It’s interesting to note that the trend has started shifting from physicians owning their practice to becoming employees. In fact, a 2017 study conducted by the AMA revealed...

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How Improving Patient Experience Can Help Your Practice Thrive

Posted by Capson Team on Feb 27 2018 15:28 | Tags: Patient-Centric Care
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Understanding the patient experience, and focusing on the quality of interactions with patients, is a big part of what helps your practice thrive. Quality patient interactions not only help enhance the quality of care patients receive, but how a practitioner interacts with their patients is also a determining factor for both online reputation and the risk of frivolous lawsuits. It is tremendously important that providers protect themselves by asking the following questions: Do patients truly feel cared...

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Outsource Medial Billing Guide | Capson

Posted by Capson Team on Jan 22 2018 14:15 | Tags:

How to Outsource Medical Billing

Deciding to outsource medical billing offers many conveniences, including reducing administrative expenses. Some physicians opt to keep billing in-house because they feel more comfortable maintaining complete control over the process. Others are less interested in administrative headaches and would rather focus on patient care. Deciding to work with a medical billing vendor is a serious decision and all medical billing options should be considered.

Continue reading to learn...

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