99MGMT Blog

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

HIPAA Compliance Overview + Social Media HIPAA Violation Examples

Posted by 99 MGMT on Mar 9, 2021 10:16:47 AM

As anyone who works in the healthcare industry knows, maintaining HIPAA compliance is one of the most important responsibilities you hold.

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Topics: Marketing, Compliance, HIPAA, Social Media, Practice Management

Anti-Kickback Statute & Stark Law: Everything You Need to Know

Posted by 99 MGMT on Feb 23, 2021 10:22:09 AM

As with any business, there are certain laws and regulations put in place that exist solely to protect patrons of those businesses, and medical practices are no exception.

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Topics: Business Growth, Compliance, Liability, Practice Management, Financial

How to Handle Physician Credentialing Efficiently in your Practice

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jul 22, 2020 2:48:38 PM

Physician credentialing - every physician goes through it. It’s a long and tedious process, but it is absolutely imperative to complete if you plan to actively practice medicine.

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Topics: Compliance, Liability, HR, Credentialing, Practice Management, Practice Start-Up

Implementing Telemedicine Services? Here's How to Stay HIPAA Compliant

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jul 10, 2020 6:36:28 AM

As the United States prepares to face a second-wave of COVID-19, many practitioners have begun transitioning to more telemedicine visits whenever possible to help flatten the curve and mitigate risk of spreading the virus.

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Topics: Compliance, Liability, HIPAA, Social Media

What Medical Practices are Doing to Mitigate the Risk of HAI

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jun 15, 2020 9:30:00 AM

It’s clearer each passing day that not only is the world changing, but the way healthcare is practiced is changing as well. Returning to the way things were before with crowded waiting rooms and little in the way of personal protective equipment (PPE) is unsafe and illogical.

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Topics: Operations, Compliance, Liability, HIPAA, HR, Practice Management, Medical Billing

3 of the Biggest Challenges in Healthcare Recruiting

Posted by 99 MGMT on Jan 22, 2020 2:13:35 PM

As anyone who works in healthcare knows, you can’t provide the best service to your patients if you don’t have the best staff working in your practice. Often times though, recruiting can be harder than it sounds.

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Topics: Marketing, Business Growth, Operations, Compliance, HR, Practice Management, Patient Volumes, Financial, Practice Start-Up

10 Aspects to Cover in your Annual Medical Practice Staff Training

Posted by 99 MGMT on Dec 19, 2019 12:30:50 PM

As the year comes to a close, it’s time to start thinking about getting ready for your annual staff training. Training is the easiest way to make sure your employees are prepared for any situation that could come up in a medical practice. 

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Topics: Operations, Compliance, Liability, HIPAA, HR, Practice Management

Risks Associated with EHR Implementation & How to Mitigate Them

Posted by 99 MGMT on Dec 11, 2019 12:49:47 PM

Electronic Health Record software is taking the country by storm, and for good reason. EHR can save money, increase productivity, and ultimately solve the biggest problem most practices face today: allowing doctors more time to spend with patients.

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Topics: Business Growth, Operations, Compliance, Liability, HIPAA, Practice Management, Practice Start-Up, IT

The Dangers of Defamatory Online Comments for Medical Practices

Posted by 99 MGMT on Sep 26, 2019 1:42:12 PM

In the digital age, your online reputation is equally as important as your real-life reputation. The same is particularly true for medical practices. Studies have shown that over 60% of people would choose one practice over another solely based on their online presence and reputation.

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