I recently completed a series of articles for Kareo’s Getting Paid blog about how small business management issues relate to practice management. While medical practices have an important mission that reaches beyond business, they can’t achieve that mission without succeeding on business terms. And, in many fundamental ways, medical practices are not so different from other kinds of small businesses. There’s a lot to be learned from examining the success factors that apply to seemingly-unrelated businesses. Plus, it’s kind of interesting and fun to think about other businesses in the ‘real world’ and how they deal with their challenges — almost like looking at your own organization through a different lens.
If you’re interested in checking out the Small Business Lessons for Physician Practices series, here are the links: