The Importance of an Attendance Policy & Scheduling for Success
There are many obstacles for private practices in healthcare, but one common challenge is patient scheduling and patient attendance. Low attendance rates can derail numerous aspects of a private healthcare business including successful patient outcomes and generated revenue.
Doug Cundiff, industry guru, has worked alongside directors and private practice business owners of all sizes across the United States. As a result, he has a keen sense of the attendance obstacles healthcare businesses face on a daily basis. No matter the practice size, Doug suggests an effective way to start remedying these challenges is by implementing a solid patient attendance policy.
If you haven’t developed a patient attendance policy quite yet, start by downloading the template policy below. This resource is a great starting point to start trending patient engagement in the direction you want.
Maintaining favorable patient outcomes using an attendance policy takes more than just having one. Beginning at 1:35 in the video below, Doug discusses the proper way to implement a patient attendance policy into your business, and the takeaway’s it provides to keep increasing the quality of care.
Net Health’s Professional Services works with specialized healthcare practices to target, navigate, and conquer complex business barriers. Watch the video below as Vice President for ReDoc Professional Services and Physical Therapist, Doug Cundiff, gives insight on high-impact scheduling changes and strategies to ramp up patient attendance.
Doug oversees Net Health 360 Professional Services for Rehab Therapy. With 22 years of experience in Rehab Therapy, Doug is an industry guru for best business practices in therapy settings.