Ascension St. Vincent’s Birmingham and UAB Hospital Earn National Consumer Loyalty Award

Oct 16, 2022 at 12:29 pm by kbarrettalley

Ascension St. Vincent’s Birmingham and UAB Hospital were among the nation’s top 100 hospitals to receive the national Consumer Loyalty Award from NRC Health. Both.... Read More

Cheri Canon, MD is Honored

Oct 16, 2022 at 12:28 pm by kbarrettalley

Cheri Canon, MD, professor and department chair in the UAB Marnix E. Heersink School of Medicine’s Department of Radiology, has been named 2022 Ashbel Smith Distinguishe.... Read More

Questions to Ask When Considering Outsourcing Billing

Oct 16, 2022 at 12:27 pm by kbarrettalley

By Bill Cockrell   Having been involved in medical practice management for almost 40 years, I’ve seen the move from the old pegboard financial tracking system to.... Read More

The Medical Assistant Dilemma

Oct 16, 2022 at 12:25 pm by kbarrettalley

By LYNNE JETER   Cone Medical Group reduced its turnover rate from 20 to 10 percent by starting its own program for certified medical assistants (CMAs). HealthPoint Med.... Read More

Disposal of Medical Information—It’s More Than Just Shredding

Oct 16, 2022 at 12:24 pm by kbarrettalley

By Kelli Carpenter Fleming   Providers often ask how long they need to retain certain types of medical information. While there are some general rules regarding the tim.... Read More

November 2022

Nov 18, 2022 at 03:06 pm by steve

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