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Complimentary Suburban Chicago Breakfast Seminar: Top Strategies for Improving Your Practice's Financial Performance

Posted by Matthew Smith on Jan 20, 2015 10:01:00 AM

JAN IPAChicagoland independent practices are welcome to join the Independent Physician Advisors this Thursday, January 22ns at 7:30 am in Deerfield, IL for their complimentary monthly breakfast seminar: Top Strategies for Improving You Practice's Financial Performance.

Lucy Zielinski, Vice President of The Camden Group, will moderate this seminar. 

You will learn:

  • Patient Collections: Addressing the Impact of High Deductible Plans on Your Bottom Line
  • Embracing ICD10
  • EMRs: Friend or Foe to Your Revenue Cycle
  • Financial Controls: Know which Reports are Best to Measure Your Practice's Performance and Manage Expenses more Effectively.
  • Volume-to-Value Shift - The Pros & Cons of Participating in ACO/Risk-Based Contracts

Who should attend?

  • Physician Owners
  • Practice Managers & Administrators 
  • Office Managers
  • Billing Managers 
  • Key Administrative Personnel who aid with practice financial management

Moderator:

Lucy Zielinski, Vice President, The Camden Group

Panelists:

Ann S. Dunn, CTP, VP Treasury Management, PNC Bank

Larry Elisco, CPA, Partner, Weltman Bernfield

Brian Nelson, President, ebix, inc.

Tony Muscato, Vice President, Creditor's Discount and Audit Company

Schedule:

7:30am    Hot Breakfast & Networking
8:00am    Presentation 
9:30am    Q&A and Open networking

Location:

Ristorant Abruzzo

483 Lake Cook Rd.

Deerfield, IL 60015

847-205-0990

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Sponsor:

PNC

Registration:

This event is complimentary, however advanced registration is required. We ask that attendance be limited to independent physicians and their office staff.

To register for this event, please click the button, below:

Topics: Physician Practice, Independent Physician Advisors, Practice Management, IPA

Free Suburban Chicago Breakfast Seminar: Intellectual Property--Issues for Physicians & Medical Practices

Posted by Matthew Smith on Nov 11, 2014 10:41:00 AM

Intellectual Property, Independent Physician AdvisorsChicagoland independent practices are welcome to join the Independent Physician Advisors this Thursday, November 13th at 7:30 am in Oakbrook Terrace for their complimentary monthly breakfast seminar: Intellectual Property: Issues for Physicians & Medical Practices.

Presenting this seminar will be internationally known attorney, David Adler of the Adler Law Group.

You will learn:

  • The difference in creation, scope and protection of Patents, Copyrights and Trademarks
  • The Business Risks created by the failure to Identify, Protect and Enforce IP rights
  • The Business Risks created by online business (websites, domain names, online advertising)
  • The Business Risks created by Customers, Employees and Vendors who use Social Media

Seminar Outcomes

By the end of this session, you will have new learning insights as to:

  • How to protect your practice from potential IP infringement claims
  • How to protect your practice from Employee IP theft
  • How to protect your business from online attacks to reputation and branding

Presenter:

David M. Adler, Esq. is the principal attorney and driving force behind the Firm's Technology Practice Group with an extensive background and experience in corporate law, including contract interpretation, drafting, negotiation, and enforcement and intellectual property law.

He received his law degree from the DePaul University College of Law where he wrote for the DePaul Arts & Entertainment Law Journal. He received a Bachelor of the Arts in English, a Bachelor of the Arts in History with a minor in Chemistry from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.

Outside the practice of law, Mr. Adler teaches an undergraduate course on E-Business in the Arts, Entertainment & Media Management Department of Columbia College Chicago. He also currently chairs the Chicago Bar Association's Start-up and Entrepreneurial Ventures Subcommittee and contributes to Workz.com as a "guest expert" columnist for the ecommerce and small business sections.

Schedule:

7:30am    Hot Breakfast & Networking
8:00am    Presentation 
9:30am    Q&A and open networking

Location:

Redstone American Grill
13 Lincoln Center
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
(630) 268-0313

Sponsor:

EHR Chicago

Registration:

This event is complimentary, however advanced registration is required. We ask that attendance be limited to independent physicians and their office staff.

To register for this event, please click the button, below:

Register for Breakfast Seminar

Topics: Independent Physician Advisors, Independent Physicians, Medical Practice, Independent Physician Practice, IPA, Intellectual Property

Free Suburban Chicago Breakfast Seminar: Audit Your Practice with Effective Financial Internal Controls

Posted by Matthew Smith on Jun 4, 2014 12:00:00 PM

Audit, Practice, Independent Physician AdvisorsChicagoland independent practices are welcome to join the Independent Physician Advisors next Thursday, June 12th at 7:30 am in Oakbrook Terrace for their complimentary monthly breakfast seminar:

Audit Your Practice: Effective Financial Internal Controls

Learn the benefits and costs of auditing your practice and processes to follow for an effective audit. Highlights include:

  • Design a system of internal controls to establish checks and balances in the practice
  • Evaluate contractual details and financial reporting processes to effectuate appropriate reimbursement
  • Monitor accounts receivable and collection processes
  • Establish controls to detect fraud and embezzlement
  • Monitor coding activity

Presenter:

Larry Elisco

Larry Elisco, CPA, ABV, CCS-P
Weltman Bernfield LLC

Schedule:

7:30am    Hot Breakfast & Networking
8:00am    Presentation 
9:30am    Q&A and open networking

Location:

Redstone American Grill
13 Lincoln Center
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
(630) 268-0313

Sponsor:

Logo for Weltman Bernfield

Registration:

This event is complimentary, however advanced registration is required. We ask that attendance be limited to independent physicians and their office staff.

To register for this event, please click the button, below:

Register for Breakfast Seminar

Topics: Independent Physician Advisors, Medical Practice, IPA, Audit

Make Your Website Profitable & Compliant with Meaningful Use

Posted by Matthew Smith on May 20, 2014 10:59:00 AM

Practice Marketing, Meaningful UseThe PDF presentation from the May 15 Independent Physician Advisors breakfast seminar, "Make Your Website Profitable & Compliant with Meaningful Use," is now available for complimentary download.

Learn what key components are necessary to build a strong and profit-generating practice website that patients will use as a key resource in their health management and that helps you meet Stage 2 Meaningful Use Guidelines.

This presentation offers detail concerning:

  • Changes in Practice Web Sites: Key components to creating a HIPAA compliant web site for your practice that patients will utilize and you can maintain
  • Patient Portals: Key functions patients need; gathering those MU-Stage 2 attestation stats
  • Payment Portals: How selecting the right system can ensure prompt patient payments and practice cash flow
  • Changes In SEO + Social
  • Tracking Your Success: Analytics
  • Overcoming Language Barriers
  • Use of Video
  • Responsive Site Design

Written and presented by Maureen Uy of Uy Creative, this download will start you in the right direction when you're ready to take the next steps with your practice website. To access the download, please click on the button, below:

Topics: Meaningful Use, Web Design, Independent Physician Advisors, marketing your medical practice, IPA, Practice Marketing

New Download: How to Survive & Thrive as an Independent Practice

Posted by Matthew Smith on Oct 1, 2013 1:43:00 PM

Download, Independent Physician PracticeWe've all seen the recent uptick of private medical practices closing their doors--and physicians choosing hospital employment. But some physicians choose to stay the path of independence...and they're thriving.

A number of financially viable options exist which allow physician practices to remain independent and experience personal satisfaction in their practice--even given today's tumultuous healthcare environment.

Our new guide, "How to Survive and Thrive as an Independent Practice" examines a handful of options facing the independent practitioner. Topics include:

• Review industry trends
• Identify key operational tactics to remain independent
   –Care Coordination
   –Technology
   –Quality Programs
• Consider alternative strategies to remain independent
   –Practice mergers
   –Space sharing
   –Concierge practice
• Top “10” List to remain independent

To download your complementary copy, simply click on the button below and share some basic information with Health Directions.

Independent Practice, Independent Physician, Physician Practice, Allied Physician

Topics: Independent Physicians, Independent Physician Practice, IPA, Download, PHO

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