Last June, MGMA-ACMPE released the results of a questionnaire that ranked members' most pressing practice management challenges. In this edition of "Practice Makes Perfect," we'll tackle No. 8 on that list: Maintaining physician compensation levels.
With all the changes occurring in healthcare today, it's difficult to anticipate the best way to do business. The horizon isn't as clear as we want it to be, but it's important to keep your eyes forward and your mind open. Just like an ostrich. They don't actually stick their heads in the sand, rather, they lower their head and look forward. And this is exactly what your practice should do. How you plan for and react to changes occurring in the industry will help set the direction for your future.