In January of 2018, SmartAsset shared results of research they conducted, the findings of which indicated that the average tax refund varies quite a bit depending on the state of residence. For instance, they found that Texas residents typically receive the highest return at roughly $3,133 and Maine residents generally receive the lowest at $2,302, with all of the other state’s average refund amounts falling somewhere in between. While a tax refund is simply monies that individuals and families overpaid to the government in the prior year, some consider their annual refunds as more of a bonus.
Keeping your practice’s finances strong is at least as important as managing your own personal finances properly. Remember, having a solid financial foundation as a practice helps you whenever you experience risks, changes in your patient load and any other unpredictable occurrences. It helps to ensure that your practice will be there for your patients even through economic challenges and health policy changes.nIn other words, knowing how to manage your practice finances is a key part of running a practice.
Staying compliant with HIPAA and other regulations on EHR is important for every chiropractic clinic. You can help yourself improve your own compliance and stay compliant by following these steps and tips. Keep in mind, though, that the best way to ensure compliance may very well be making sure you connect with an attorney or other compliance expert. Be sure to seek out professional compliance advice as needed.
While you may not technically need an EMV chip reader to process card transactions for your patients, having one at your clinic can help reduce your financial liability and can help you offer greater security for your patients financial information. This, in the long run, may save your clinic money and help you to improve the payment process for patients. EMV chips were recently rolled-out by many U.S. banks, credit unions and other financial institutions.
Whether you want to build an effective wellness program for your patients, your staff, or both, creativity and a little planning can help you create a popular program that can encourage people to make healthier choices and become more active. In this article, you will learn some practical steps and ideas for how to craft your own wellness program and keep people actively engaged with it, too. Keep reading for ideas on how to move your wellness program forward and help improve your community’s health in the process.