Product type:

AllBooksEventsOnline CoursesWebinarsPackages
Medical Group Management Association

Data Mine: The secret of staffing success

Insight Article - June 10, 2019

Staffing Models

Practice Efficiency

What is the secret of staffing success? When asked how they arrive at their staffing levels, executives more often than not obfuscate their answer, hiding the fact that their staffing levels are determined not by plan, but happenchance. If pressed, they may explain their strategy in terms such as, “It’s easy, just get the right number of staff doing the right things.”

Faced with ever-increasing pressure to be more productive and to maximize profits, medical group leaders constantly look to improve their practice’s financial performance. As they examine their organizations’ performance and benchmark themselves to others, executives often look to what the average staffing metrics are for similar-type practices to determine if they are under- or overstaffed. Unfortunately, benchmarking to averages often results in average results and not necessarily improved performance.

Sign in to access this material

Member Login Become a Member
Bottom House Ad

About the Author

David N. Gans
David N. Gans MSHA, FACMPE, SENIOR FELLOW
Industry Affairs MGMA

David N. Gans, FACMPE, can be reached at dgans@mgma.com. 

X

Shopping Cart

Your cart is empty

Subtotal:
Click here if your organization is tax exempt
X

A State Sales tax exempt certificate must be on file and taxable items cannot be ordered online. For immediate assistance during normal business hours of 7:00am to 5:00pm MT M-Th and 7:00 am to Noon MT on Friday, please call toll-free: 877-275-6462, ext. 1888

X

Checkout

Use two letter code for US states
Use three letter code for country
Use two letter code for US states
Use three letter code for country

Grand Total:
Use two letter code for US states
Use three letter code for country
Saved credit card is required for opt-in to autorenew.

Questions? Contact the MGMA Service Center for assistance during checkout or review our return policy for more information.
X

Confirmation

,
,

Total:
Payment:
Balance:
 

Thank you for your purchase! If you purchased an event, you will be receiving a follow-up email from our Learning Management System regarding the product/event purchased and no further action is required.


Loading...