By the Numbers

By the Numbers

By the Numbers

Leading your team past the inevitable conflicts of practice life

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, September 10, 2011
John B. Pinto
Whenever you’re in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening…
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Are you ready for the big health care chill of 2014?

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 10, 2011
John B. Pinto
Hope is the denial of reality.
— Margaret Weis The worst lies are the lies we tell ourselves … because we’re afraid.
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Issues and opportunities arise for the 55+ ophthalmologist

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, July 10, 2011
John B. Pinto
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
– Lucille Ball Men, like peaches and pears, grow sweet…
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Managing the shift from 40 patients to 50 patients per day

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, June 10, 2011
John B. Pinto
“Now, here, you see, it takes all the running
you can do, to keep in the same place.
If you want to get somewhere else,
you must
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How to address top issues administrators have with their doctors

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 10, 2011
Candace S. Simerson; Craig N. Piso, PhD; John B. Pinto
There was this ophthalmologist … and when he was good, he was very good indeed. But when he was bad, he was horrid. (With apologies to Henry
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Business pathology 101: Applying health care’s disease management model to the management of your practice

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, April 10, 2011
John B. Pinto
This month’s somewhat offhand column, derived from an intentionally humorous presentation at Hawaiian Eye 2011 earlier this year, is offered…
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How to craft contemporary terms for partner-track associate physicians

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 10, 2011
John B. Pinto
“A verbal contract isn’t worth the paper it’s written on.” – Samuel Goldwyn
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Effective practice leadership involves balancing authority, power and responsibility

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 10, 2011
Craig N. Piso, PhD; John B. Pinto
“The price of greatness is responsibility.”
— Winston Churchill “You can delegate authority but not responsibility.”
— Stephen W
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A tale of two practices and the most critical business data you should be tracking today

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, January 10, 2011
John B. Pinto
I am sitting at my desk, perplexed, looking at two brand-new client files, one from the East Coast and one from the West. Both clients…
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Would your practice pass a stress test?

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, December 10, 2010
John B. Pinto
From The Wall Street Journal, Feb. 26, 2009: “The Obama administration, in unveiling details of its financial-rescue plan, laid out a dark