Search form



CL Mobile Menu

Erica Sprey

Erica Sprey

Erica Sprey is associate editor at Physicians Practice. She is an award-winning journalist; writing and editing for both print and electronic media. She has worked in the healthcare publishing industry for 12 years and in clinical/administrative medicine for over 20 years in a variety of settings. She can be reached at

Posts by Author

How can practices know what they are getting paid, if they are not tracking payer reimbursements and running financial reports?

Knowing where you should focus your attention is important. Here are six reports that will tell you what you need to know to run your practice well.

If your practice suffers a security breach, staff must know their part in implementing an incident response.

Training your medical staff to securely handle and protect sensitive patient data isn't as hard as you think.

Each week we share expert advice on running your practice in Physicians Practice Pearls. Here are your favorites from 2015.

Each month in our print journal, Physicians Practice selects an "App of the Month." Here are our top picks for physicians and their patients.

Value-based reimbursement isn't the future for physicians; it's here. It's time to tie quality outcomes to compensation.

Do yourself a favor: participate in as many quality programs as make sense for your practice.

Stephen Dickens

Practices can no longer afford to be remiss about collecting outstanding patient balances, as high-deductible health plans are forcing patients to pay more.

Jeff Wood

Developing better patient collections processes depends not just on good staff policies and training, but the newest in HIPAA-compliant technology.


By clicking Accept, you agree to become a member of the UBM Medica Community.