We will review the obvious and hidden issues that you may have in your practice. The scheduling schema is out in the open for all to see but may be an issue with multiple clinicians and their individual choices. Topic areas to review from credentialing to insurance to cyber security to human resources to compliance, the list goes on. The real challenge is to stop and review where you are. Why? Stability, growth, merger, acquisition, and managing in the value based purchasing world.
- Encourage participants to assess their overall practice.
- Review a check list that will work as a guide for assessment.
- Discuss key points and traps that exist.
- Challenge changes leading to improvement.
About The Speaker:
Owen Dahl is a principal of Owen Dahl Consulting, in The Woodlands, Texas and the author of Think Business – Medical practice quality, efficiency and profit. He also is the contributing author of the popular book Lean Six Sigma for the Medical Practice and the recently published Integration of Behavioral Health Into Medical Homes: A Rapid Implementation Guide. Owen has 53 years of experience in consulting, running a medical billing service and managing medical practices. He speaks on issues related to strategic planning, Lean and Six Sigma, culture, human resource management, revenue cycle among others. Owen was a hospital administrator. He is an adjunct professor at the University of New Orleans. Owen received his Bachelors degree in Hospital Administration at Concordia College, Moorhead, MN and his Master’s from the University of Northern Colorado. He recently achieved his Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt through Villanova University. He served in the USAF.