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12 Apr Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

A few weeks ago we shared a post about Imposter Syndrome, feelings of self-doubt and inadequacy, which can often prevent you from reaching your potential. But, what can be done about this? We recently ran across an article from Thrive Global that asked for advice...

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05 Apr Charge Review – The Secret to Cleaner Claims

Chances are many of you reading this do not have certified coders reviewing physician encounters.  Those of you who do work with certified coders likely only have a percentage of physician encounters passing before their trained eyes. Are you relying on the physician to code?...

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22 Mar Another step forward for Haven

Haven, the new joint healthcare company formed by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase, has taken another step forward in the creation of their new venture. Haven’s CEO Dr. Atul Gawande, has hired another key member of their executive team, Dr. Sandhya Rao, as...

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15 Mar Medical Billing Companies: What You Need to Know

Medical practices know that in order to be successful, they need highly effective revenue cycle management, but billing is complicated and time-consuming, especially for an independent practice. Worse yet, if the proper time and detailed attention aren’t given to the billing process, your practice could...

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08 Mar Haven Healthcare

Regular readers of our blog know that we’ve written in the past about the interesting healthcare venture being explored by Amazon, JP Morgan Chase, and Berkshire Hathaway.  They announced the name of their venture this week – Haven Healthcare.  We checked out their website, and...

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01 Mar Imposter Syndrome: We’ve All Been There

An article we saw recently in Harvard Business Review resonated with us this week. The article is about “Mentoring Someone with Imposter Syndrome.” This has some great tips for mentoring those who have bouts of feeling as though they are sometimes “imposters.” Imposters, despite others’...

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22 Feb Top 25 Women Leaders in Healthcare

Earlier this week, Modern Healthcare sent out their list of the Top 25 Women Leaders in the healthcare industry, which is a program that honors women who work in all sectors of the healthcare industry. Additionally, they included some leaders that they indicated as “Luminaries”...

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14 Feb Happy Valentine’s Day from speroMD

In honor of Valentine’s Day today, and due to our love of all things healthcare, this week we are bringing you some excellent Valentine’s/healthcare-related poems.  The Twitter #healthpolicyvalentines has been popular among the health policy crowd this week, and we’re excited to share with you...

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08 Feb How to Avoid Insurance Denials

Do you pay attention to the denials you receive from payors?  How do you handle them in your office?  Do you work all of them and look for patterns?  Do you appeal your denials with the payors that processed them? This week, we want to provide...

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