What Ancillary Services Are Best for An Urgent Care?

If you are a physician working in an urgent care center, improving the immediate health of your patients is at the top of your priority list. Your patient-centered practice provides a safe, welcoming, stress-free environment. You provide services after hours and on weekends, offering a much needed convenience to your patients. Patients can even save … Continue reading What Ancillary Services Are Best for An Urgent Care? ... Read more

How to Ensure Quality Patient Care in Your Practice

When defining quality patient care, the healthcare industry says this is giving a patient what they need at the time of their need. It also means providing services at a cost the patient can afford, in a space that is safe and confidential. Quality patient care also refers to finding ways to get the patient … Continue reading How to Ensure Quality Patient Care in Your Practice ... Read more

Why Is It Important to Explain Medications to Patients?

According to the American Medical Association, one of the reasons patients don’t take their medication is due to a lack of understanding. This means they are not reaching positive health outcomes because they may not understand the how’s and the why’s of your orders. A visit to your office can be stressful for some patients. … Continue reading Why Is It Important to Explain Medications to Patients? ... Read more

How Can You Improve Patient Safety Through Dispensing?

Patient safety refers to preventing errors when it comes to their overall care provided by you, their doctor. It also means preventing adverse reactions when patients take medications. Adverse events can happen for a variety of reasons. Your patient may not take their medications according to your instructions. You may fail to make a correct … Continue reading How Can You Improve Patient Safety Through Dispensing? ... Read more

Quality Standards for Repackaged Medication

When a company does everything it can to make sure a product or drug is in top quality condition, they have quality standards.  They put the drug through processes and experiments to make sure errors are non-existent. This is good news for you and your practice. It gives you the confidence you need to reassure … Continue reading Quality Standards for Repackaged Medication ... Read more

Why Direct Dispensing is Good for Health Clinics

If you are practicing in a health clinic, you recognize the need for patients to receive quality services based on need, not based on whether they have the right insurance or can pay your fees. You open your doors to patients without conditions. You have a goal to provide services that are culturally appropriate, provide … Continue reading Why Direct Dispensing is Good for Health Clinics ... Read more

Why Offer Durable Medical Equipment?

According to research, the durable medical industry is valued at over 42 billion dollars and expected to grow. The specific categories showing the most growth include monitoring and therapeutic devices, mobility devices, and bathroom safety devices and medical furniture, in that order. Common durable medical equipment includes blood pressure monitoring devices, wheelchairs, canes, safety handles, … Continue reading Why Offer Durable Medical Equipment? ... Read more

How to Best Educate Your Patients About Drug Interactions

Most patients are not educated about their medications. They don’t know why they need to take it. They don’t know how to properly take it and they typically have no clue if their medicine will create a negative interaction when taken. Patients simply trust the instructions given to them by you, their physician. They are … Continue reading How to Best Educate Your Patients About Drug Interactions ... Read more

Is Dispensing Right for Your Urgent Care?

If you have an urgent care clinic, then you know you are already providing much needed services to patients. You are offering medical help to those in need during extended evening and weekend hours. You understand that ailments and injuries do not always take place between nine to five each day. Your patients appreciate the … Continue reading Is Dispensing Right for Your Urgent Care? ... Read more

The Key to Keeping Medical Staff Happy

Your medical staff sees your patients before you do. From checking in with front-office staff to getting vitals taken by your assistants, these are the people who represent you and give your patients an impression of your practice. Because of this, it is extremely important your medical staff is happy. When they are happy, they … Continue reading The Key to Keeping Medical Staff Happy ... Read more
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