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With rising administrative costs, a growing gap in patient self-pay collections, and increasing administrative demands on clinicians’ time, it’s never been more costly to run a healthcare practice. That’s why you need solid strategies to drive financial and clinical performance. We’ve combined our best practices for 3 different practice performance …

RESOURCE FOR LACMA MEMBERS Like many physicians, you want to know what you can do to attract and retain more patients in the new year. LACMA and our preferred partner, PatientPop, the leader in practice growth transformation, have partnered to create a free checklist to determine if your practice has what …

This article originally appeared on JNTTek.com The New Year is a time for celebration. It’s an acknowledgment of where we’ve been, and what’s next to come — something new around the corner. The great, big, beautiful unknown. Uncertainty can be a wonderful thing; exciting, even. Just think, it’s the crux …

Governor Newsom’s First Budget Puts Health Care Access, Costs Front and Center The start of a new year means resolutions for some, yet it also signals the beginning of a new era in Sacramento with Governor Gavin Newsom taking over reigns of leadership. Gov. Gavin Newsom released his first state …

This article originally appeared on the TigerConnect website Electronic Health Records (EHRs) are central to putting the patient first. A good EHR system gives physicians, and nurses access to the accurate, up-to-date, and complete information they need to provide expert healthcare. One issue with using EHRs is integrating them with …

Gov. Gavin Newsom released his first state budget proposal on Thursday, including a number of new goals and programs aimed at making health care more affordable and accessible to all Californians. The governor is following through on a key campaign promise by investing more than $1 billion in Proposition 56 …

The Hiroshima International Council for the Care of the Radiation-Exposed (HICARE) is inviting radiation oncologists from Southern California to attend a five-day educational program in Hiroshima, Feb. 18-22. This course on Advanced Radiation Therapy will be conducted with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), bringing together top researchers and clinicians …

A new year is here. To start 2019, I wanted to share progress on planning as well as important news on the advocacy (specifically AB 1753) and member benefits fronts. Looking Ahead for 2019 LACMA now has a playbook to use throughout the year regarding organizational priorities, measuring outcomes and …

On January 1, 2019, a new California law took effect that requires all security prescription forms to have a uniquely serialized number. This new law also requires California physicians who prescribe controlled substances to use updated controlled substance prescription forms effective January 1, 2019. The legislation did not include any …

On January 1, 2019, a new California law took effect that requires all security prescription forms to have a uniquely serialized number. This new law also requires California physicians who prescribe controlled substances to use updated controlled substance prescription forms effective January 1, 2019. Although technically, this requirement went into …