Five Tips for More Efficient Patient Visits

February 14, 2012

VIDEO - Productivity is the name of the game in primary care. The more patients you see, the more you earn. But seeing more patients can't just mean working faster or harder, it has to mean working smarter. Here are five things you can start doing to make your days easier and more lucrative.

To make more money, you have to see more patients, but most primary care physicians already are maxed out. It's hard to shoe-horn more patient visits into an already crazy day.

So how can you boost your RVUs without working until 10 at night?

Work smarter. With a few simple steps, you can make each patient visit more efficient. You might save enough time to add more patients to the schedule. But even if you don't, your day should feel a little less frenetic.