Chiropractic Economics most recent fees and reimbursement survey showed that more than 70 percent of DCs have adopted some type of EHR software. With the imposition of ICD-10, more than 60 percent have begun updating their software in preparation. But with the popularity of such systems growing, the number of practices replacing existing EHR software […]
Legal Ease |Because most practitioners’ efforts to stay up-to-date with HIPAA requirements are lagging or nonexistent, or they have not put the required protections in place within their practices, they may have become liable for their vendor’s improper encryption under HIPAA.
Money Management |Even as credit becomes more readily available, whether to buy or lease equipment is a question facing many DCs. While there is no correct answer that fits every situation or every practice, leasing is far more complicated and may be getting more complex, compared to the simplicity of buying.
Coding C&A |To improve reimbursement consider billing, having a clear financial policy, using appropriate codes and creating a plan for each patient.
Marketing matters | Chiropractors traditionally focus their efforts on their local communities, and if you’re a tech-savvy chiropractor you may have even allocated some of your resources for education and awareness on social media platforms, such as Instagram or Facebook, to reach more potential patients.