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Home > Audio Learning Center > How To Be "The Boss" Of The Front Desk

How To Be "The Boss" Of The Front Desk

Date:Thursday, August 17, 2017
Time:12 noon to 1:30 p.m. Central Time
Course fee:$199
Presented by: Merrilee Severino, CPC, CPM, CMMP, NC

Webinar/Audio Conference FAQs

Improve efficiency, confidence, and the patient experience. This session is appropriate for anyone responsible for patient communication, data collection and scheduling. Beginners and seasoned staff will gain practical tips and insights on the necessary steps for improving performance.

Feeling secure in your skills helps to promote confidence which is palpable at the front desk. Learn proven strategies and best practices that will make front desk duties easier and improve your ability to do your job more efficiently.

Three qualities are important in all jobs, but are indispensable for the First Impressions team:

  1. a positive attitude,
  2. a good work ethic,
  3. a willingness to be helpful. You may be the first and last face your patients see at the practice. Seize the opportunities to make the patient experience more enjoyable.

4 Reasons to Attend:

  • Help your practice to improve its image in your community.
  • Patient satisfaction can improve reimbursement. Higher patient retention and improved social media reviews are priceless.
  • Better communication between your front office and the rest of your staff can improve employee satisfaction and reduce overtime costs.
  • A well-trained staff is essential for compliance. Knowing how to handle difficult situations before they arise creates a confident staff that will make any emergency situation less stressful for staff and patients.
  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

    PMI CEU APPROVED Earn 1.5 PMI CEUs for attendance at this program. Practice Management Institute grants CEUs for its certified professionals based on total number of instructional hours (1 CEU per hour of classroom instruction). CEUs may be applied to annual recertification requirements, as directed in the certification renewal requirements for your credential(s).

    If you are seeking CEU credits for other certifications or organizations, please contact your organization for pre-approval and credit guidelines. A certificate of attendance will be provided.

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    About the Presenter

    Merrilee has more than 25 years of experience working with physicians to help start, market, or overhaul their practices. Her specialties include new practice development, accounts receivable review and recovery, credentialing, and educating providers and staff to interpret information from their practice management reports. She has helped with the transition to EMR and optimization of EMR efficiency. She has also worked with physicians to improve revenue and compliance with risk adjustment and HEDIS reporting.

    Merrilee has been published and quoted in several articles, books, and audio conferences for healthcare publications and has recorded several audio conferences, and groups. She has held advisory board positions and has served on the editorial board for BC Advantage Magazine. HOME | Curriculum | Locate a Class | Online Training Center | Discussion Forum | Sitemap | Policies | Contact Us!
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