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Hanging Your Shingle: Practice Management Tips - Workshop

Friday, April 13 | 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM | Room: Cortez AB

AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™: 2.00 MAX | CE Contact Hours: 2.20 MAX

ACCME Accreditation Statement / AMA PRA Credit Designation Statement

Presenter Disclosures

Participants This course is targeted to physicians who are currently practicing and considering to open their own practice.

Background Requirements Physicians in practice or with at least 2 years of graduate residency training.

Instructional Content/Expected Learning Objectives Physicians will learn:

  • How to maximize office design for increased efficiency and patient safety.
  • The best practices to negotiate large capital purchases and basics of employee management.
  • The basics of internal and external marketing of a new device.
  • How to optimize the financial management of their practices and plan for future growth.

Director(s) Tina S. Alster, MD; Anne M. Chapas, MD

Faculty Vic A. Narurkar, MD; Melanie Palm, MD; Todd E. Schlesinger, MD; Mark B. Taylor, MD

7:00 AM - 7:05 AM Introduction and Pre-Test - Tina S. Alster & Anne M. Chapas
7:06 AM - 7:20 AM  Optimizing Office Design - Mark B. Taylor
7:21 AM - 7:35 AM  Tips for Hiring and Managing Staff - Todd E. Schlesinger
7:36 AM - 7:50 AM  How to Buy Your First Two Lasers - Anne M. Chapas
7:51 AM - 8:05 AM  Introducing New Technology to Your Practice - Vic A. Narurkar
8:06 AM - 8:20 AM  Optimize Financial Management - Melanie Palm
8:21 AM - 8:35 AM  Tips to Grow Your Practice - Tina S. Alster
8:36 AM - 9:00 AM  Q&A, Conclusion and Post-Test - Tina S. Alster & Anne M. Chapas
Schedule and rooms subject to change without notice
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