staffing

5 tips to effective, efficient staff meetings
5 tips to effective, efficient staff meetingsNot starting meetings on time and waiting for late staff sends the message that on-time people’s time is not important, says Anthony Record, LDO, FNAO, ABO, of Tampa, FL at Vison Expo East.
Patient educationIn our last article “Building a Patient Education Program” (May, page 82) we explored how a solid patient education program can keep patients, resources and revenue from falling through the cracks and what your practice needs to build a strong patient education program.
Top 5 practice management Q&AsShould you charge a consult fee? How can you decrease your no-show rate? Get these answers and more!
How Do I Avoid Hiring the Wrong Person?
How Do I Avoid Hiring the Wrong Person?Industry expert Ed Syring offers 4 tips for ensuring you hire right every time.
Fourteen skills every executive assistant should haveNext time you are looking to hire a new executive assistant, find someone with these skills and attributes
Practice Innovators: Building for success
Practice Innovators: Building for successIn this Practice Innovators profile, Medical Economics looks at how John Kulin, DO, makes customer service an important part of treating patients.
Five ways hospitals can cut equipment maintenance costsStreamlining equipment maintenance and repair processes presents an enormous opportunity for healthcare facilities to reduce expenses associated with outside technicians.
Got hiring headaches? A new job site can help
Got hiring headaches? A new job site can helpA new service wants to bring the staffing and hiring best practices from some of the most successful companies in the world to eye care.
How an employee manual can help control risk, contain costs
How to train, retain great staffSo you have surrounded yourself with a solid team. How do you continue to coax the best of your employees’ attributes and enrich their growth as staff members? Some fellow dermatologists weigh in.