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Elation at FMX 2022

By Dr. Sara Pastoor

Every year, the American Academy of Family Physicians hosts a massive conference, known as “FMX” — the Family Medicine Experience. Thousands of family physicians from all over the ...

November 11th

Elation is proud to join the Primary Care Collective

By Dr. Sara Pastoor

Elation Health is thrilled to announce our new Executive Membership with the Primary Care Collaborative (PCC). The PCC is a nonprofit membership organization with over 60 Executive Members ...

October 17th

Direct Primary Care

Direct Primary Care

The DPC model and physician burnout

By Gabby Marquez

Healthcare providers face many stressful situations virtually every day. The economic environment, fears about the pandemic, and challenges simply keeping their practices financially viable ...

October 26th

Strategies for building trust with your DPC patients

By Gabby Marquez

The patient-provider relationship is an important factor in positive patient outcomes. Developing that relationship depends on a certain level of trust. Direct primary care (DPC) providers ...

October 20th

What is health equity?

By Gabby Marquez

Equality and equity are not the same thing, although many people do tend to use the terms interchangeably. As a direct primary care (DPC) provider, you are focused on providing quality care ...

October 13th

Independent Primary Care

Independent Primary Care

Tips to help you prepare for retirement

By Tyler Comstock

Building a plan for the future is critical, whether you’ve just started a medical practice or you’ve been in healthcare for decades. Particularly in an uncertain economic environment, ...

October 18th

Best states for doctors to practice in

By Tyler Comstock

Taxes, the cost of living, and state business taxes were all among the factors in a survey conducted by Physicians Practice to determine the best states in the country for physicians to ...

October 13th

Primary Care Innovation and Care Groups

Primary Care Innovation and Care Groups

Cybersecurity standards raised for healthcare

By Nick Dealtry

Cyber attacks can be particularly damaging in the healthcare field, given the sensitive patient data that must be protected in electronic health records (EHRs) and other digital files. ...

October 27th

The importance of technology in prior authorizations

By Nick Dealtry

Securing a prior authorization from a third-party payer is often a prerequisite to ordering a diagnostic test or planning a medical procedure. Whether a specific patient needs a prior ...

October 21st

What makes data actionable?

By Nick Dealtry

The value of data collection is a concept that is generally understood and valued by electronic health record (EHR) developers. What the EHR developer and the healthcare provider are able ...

October 13th

Starting a new practice

Starting a new practice

Strategies for defending against medical malpractice

By Anthony Pappas

Building a successful independent practice requires knowledge, expertise, and the ability to develop positive patient-provider relationships. It also requires preparation for adverse ...

October 24th

Most common coding problems and errors

By Anthony Pappas

Billing and coding incorrectly can cost your new independent practice, both financially and in terms of the time investment involved. Rejected claims must be recoded and resubmitted, which ...

October 13th

The Practice

The Practice

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