FEB/MAR 2017 | The following articles were featured in the February / March 2017 issue.

In Practice at 30, A Partner at 40, A Burn-Out at 50

By |January 31st, 2017|The Front Page|

Being a physician in today’s world is challenging. Doctors face a myriad of healthcare legislation, fluctuating reimbursement, complicated care delivery models and increased productivity expectations. [...]

Physicians’ Attorney Steven H. Jesser, Attorney at Law, P.C.

By |January 31st, 2017|Features, Healthcare Law|

© Ocskay Bence - Fotolia Has represented, over 35 years, physicians and dentists in all general practice areas [...]

Is a Dental Practice Management Model Right For You?

By |January 31st, 2017|Features, Healthcare Law|

Many dentists are opting into a dental practice management (“DPM”) model, as evidenced by the increasingly large number of DPM deals occurring across the country, [...]

Medical Cannabis: What Doctors Need to Know

By |January 31st, 2017|Features, Healthcare Law|

Although medical marijuana became legal in Illinois pursuant to the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act two years ago, it was not until [...]

Diet & Exercise: Accounting Rx for Medical Practices

By |January 31st, 2017|Features, Financial Controls|

Expense containment (diet) and accounting controls (exercise) ultimately makes the difference between success and failure for nearly all medical practices, regardless of how much is [...]

Transformation of Healthcare Opportunities and Risks

By |January 31st, 2017|Practice Risk Management|

© Dmitry - Fotolia Healthcare organizations face a number of emerging risk issues related to healthcare reform. Providers are [...]

Insight Medical Genetics

By |January 31st, 2017|Features, Physicians' Voices|

The Growing Integration of Genetics into OB/GYN practice An increasing challenge in our obstetrics and gynecology practices is information overload – how many [...]

ebix, inc. Leaders in Revenue Cycle Management

By |January 31st, 2017|Features, Revenue Cycle Management|

© Jakub Jirsak - Fotolia Today’s healthcare system is filled with ever-changing regulations, insurance modulations, and economic turmoil. In [...]

Creditors’ Discount & Audit Company

By |January 31st, 2017|Features, Revenue Cycle Management|

As the cost of medical care continues to rise and families struggle to pay their monthly bills, more and more medical offices are finding themselves [...]

To Err is Human Building a Safer Health System

By |January 31st, 2017|Northside/NorthShore News|

Resources and considerations to support the physician’s role in patient safety Modern healthcare is delivered in a complex, multidisciplinary environment. When this care delivery is [...]