99MGMT Blog

Medical Practices’ Top 5 Healthcare HR Challenges

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jun 15, 2022 1:25:17 PM

The coronavirus pandemic shut down the entire world at various points and for extended periods. Healthcare professionals found themselves struggling to find the best ways to help patients, working in a world where social distancing was necessary and health was a valued commodity. Society, meanwhile, discovered that a work-life balance was a higher priority than it had been given of late and began taking steps to change lives for the better. 

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Topics: Business Growth, Operations, Compliance, Practice Start-Up, Physician-Patient Relationship

9 Crazy Examples of Surprisingly Expensive Stark Law Violations

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jan 12, 2022 3:15:00 PM


The Physician Self-Referral Law, also known as Stark Law, bans physicians from referring patients to  “designated health services” payable by health coverage programs such as Medicare or Medicaid with which the physician or an immediate family member has a financial relationship (unless a rare exception applies).

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Topics: Operations, Compliance, Liability

Reduce Physician Burnout: Signs & How to Prevent it

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jan 12, 2022 2:36:13 PM

As a physician, you play a pivotal role in your community. You and your team are responsible for keeping everyone healthy, and the weight of your daily responsibilities can take a toll on your mental health and well-being. Loss of passion at work, feeling mentally drained, and not feeling like you’re achieving your goals - these (just to name a few) are some of the challenges that physicians just like you can face. These feelings can lead to weariness, and even worse, burnout.

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Topics: Business Growth, Operations, Compliance, Practice Management

4 Shockingly Common HIPAA Violations on Social Media Platforms

Posted by 99 MGMT on Nov 22, 2021 7:26:21 AM

In today’s digital era, we rely heavily on social media platforms for both professional and personal use.

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Topics: Compliance, Liability, HIPAA, Social Media

10 Social Media Guidelines & Tips for Online HIPAA Compliance

Posted by 99 MGMT on Oct 15, 2021 12:45:00 PM

As the internet gains more users who are ready to share their lives by the minute, social platforms are climbing in the number of users and popularity. 

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Topics: Operations, Compliance, HIPAA, HR

Did your Medical Practice get a Negative Online Comment or Review? What to do next.

Posted by 99 MGMT on Oct 12, 2021 12:00:00 PM

With the rise of the digital era and almost everyone being able to share their opinion with just a few clicks - it’s important to keep up with your online reputation and to know how to respond to the good, the bad, and even the ugly.

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Topics: Marketing, Operations, Compliance, Liability, HIPAA, Social Media, HR, Practice Management, Physician-Patient Relationship

Closing/Selling A Medical Practice Checklist

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jun 14, 2021 6:43:36 AM

There are several reasons for the closing and/or sale of medical practices. The primary cause is financial strain, which was exacerbated last year as a result of the global pandemic. 

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Topics: Compliance, Practice Management, Financial

What to Expect From Healthcare Compliance Training

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jun 4, 2021 8:36:55 AM

Healthcare compliance training is a highly important part of any medical organization’s functions. Without it, medical facilities couldn’t legally operate, and the quality of patient care across the country would plummet.

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Topics: Compliance, HIPAA, Credentialing, Practice Management

What Constitutes a HIPAA Violation? 4 Mistakes to Avoid

Posted by 99 MGMT on May 10, 2021 12:01:14 PM

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 helped cut down on healthcare fraud and ensure that employees could maintain healthcare coverage while between jobs. Since its original creation, several updates have been made to HIPAA to help improve privacy protection for patients and health plan members

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Topics: Business Growth, Compliance, HIPAA, Practice Management

Patient Safety Awareness Week: What You Need to Know

Posted by 99 MGMT on Mar 19, 2021 10:25:08 AM

As with all healthcare awareness holidays, the goal is to bring light to aspects of the field that might be overlooked, or simply not talked about enough, and to share important information that could help save lives.

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Topics: Compliance, Social Media, Practice Management, Patient Volumes