Tag: pathology practice management

Pathology Boot Camp to Address Three Trends

CEO SUMMARY: Anatomic pathology groups across the nation must develop effective strategies to address challenges in pricing, intensifying competition, and expensive new technologies. That’s the assertion of three pathology practice administrators who have organized a boot camp in Dallas next month specifically to train other practice administrators and managers. This event will provide administrators from

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New CEO Takes Charge At Pathology Partners

CEO SUMMARY: Pathology Partners, Inc. got a new President and CEO this month. The company is organized to build and operate independent regional histology and cytology laboratories in support of anatomic pathologists. Its business model is different than competing pathology companies and Pathology Partners believes that it will be well-positioned as integrated clinical care becomes

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AmeriPath, Cytyc, Unilab, Naiad

AMERIPATH INKS PACT WITH MEDAPHIS, BUYS FLORIDA PATH PRACTICE
Things are busy at AmeriPath, Inc. of Riviera Beach, Florida. The pathology practice management company announced a number of accomplishments.

First, it signed an agreement with Medaphis Corporation of Atlanta. Medaphis will provide “comprehensive reimbursement services” for 20 AmeriPath practice locations. These will include billing, AR, and enhanced

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PPM Giant MedPartners Exits Doctor Management

THIRD IN A SERIES

WHAT DOES IT MEAN WHEN the largest companies in a multibillion dollar industry announce that they will “get out” of that business?

That is the question which must be answered after MedPartners, Inc. joined PhyMatrix Corp. in publicly declaring that they would abandon the physician practice management (PPM) business.

MedPartners announced its decision on

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Pathology PPMs Unlike Most Other PPM Firms

PHYSICIAN PRACTICE MANAGEMENT (PPM) companies have arrived at pathology’s doorstep. For better or worse, a new era is pushing its way into the pathology profession.

In the first installment of this exclusive DARK REPORT series, we exposed the rotten secret behind the “growth by acquisition” strategy. “Acquisition only” strategies are no guarantee of ongoing financial stability.
Market Discipline
PPMs

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