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November / December 2010:
Your Office in 2015
The next few years are likely to be pivotal for your practice. The year 2015 will be a critical time for medical technology—that’s when you’ll start being penalized for not having an electronic health record (EHR)—and it’s also when your office needs to be ready to handle other laws and trends that may impact everything from your business model to the type of paper towel you stock. This issue of Doctor’s Digest will explore those current and upcoming challenges and will offer practice advice on how you can prepare now to be a best practice in 2015.
In This Issue:
- The Impact of Healthcare Reform
Understand how to position your practice to handle changes in payment and a surge of new patients.
- A Day in the Office
See the impact of changes in patient population and technology by walking through a typical day in a primary care office in 2015.
- Key Standards and Rules
Discover how changes in standards for measuring clinical success will affect you and your staff.
- EHRs and Other Tech Trends
Develop realistic expectations for what your EHR system can do as well as how e-visits and cellphones will affect your interactions with patients.
- The Green Office
Find out how eco-friendly products and construction will become more mainstream and more affordable.
- Resources: For More Information
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