Practice Management Tips

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Issue #62 – All You Need is love… and a Highly Trained Patient Coordinator

All You Need is love… and a Highly Trained Patient Coordinator Imagine, there’s no turnover…it’s easy if you have a great PCC… Call it what you like – Patient Care Coordinator (PCC), Surgical Consultant, Patient Concierge – the position of a highly trained salesperson in your practice, in our view, is the most important you’re…

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Issue #61 – How to Successfully Launch a New Device

How to Successfully Launch a New Medical Device You took the plunge and purchased that shiny new medical device. Now the first bill hit your credit card, the machine is in route to your office, and you’re eager to capitalize on the investment. But let’s face it – there’s no marketing plan in place, staff…

2020 Reading List

Issue #60 – The YellowTelescope 2020 Reading List

The YellowTelescope 2020 Reading List Welcome to YT’s 2020 reading list roundup. We’ve gone through and asked the team what they’re looking forward to reading to kick off the new decade and their answers, as expected, do not disappoint. Check out this list and snag yourself a copy, or several, of these texts.

Save Money in 2020

Issue #59 – 4 Ways to Save More Money in 2020

4 Ways to Save More Money in 2020 As the year comes to an end, it’s time to set your sights on what’s possible in 2020. The core goal of our consultancy is to help “motivated people reach their capacity.” Often, this is focused on helping the practice and leadership earn more money, have a…

YellowTelescope Plastic Surgery Training Seminar

Issue #58 – A Peek Inside the 2019 YT Training Seminar

A Peek Inside the 2019 YT Training Seminar The better part of 200 practice management leaders and doctors from teams around the world descended upon Miami last month for the 9th Annual YellowTelescope (YT) Training Seminar! It’s impossible to truly capture the essence of this weekend, but here are a few highlights:   Room with…

Issue #52 — To-Do or To-Don’t, That is the Question

We love the remarkably satisfying feeling of crossing a task off our to-do lists, and figured that sharing this gift was a perfect way to give back to the efficiency gods.  Unquestionably, one of YellowTelescope’s non-negotiable values is being “on it” and this wouldn’t be possible without operating off a to-do list with maximum efficiency…

Issue #51 — Spring Forward

Although the weather reports seem to indicate otherwise, Spring is here.  With a relatively brutal winter (hopefully) behind us, it is finally time to train our eyes on sunnier seasons. New beginnings, regrowth, renewal, and all other spring euphemisms aside, what better way to start fresh than by finally executing truly effective, interactive team meetings?  Read…

Issue #48 – The Truth Behind Medical Supply and Pharmaceutical Ordering

Happy New Year! If gifts, poor lead volume through the holidays, a vacation to the Caribbean, or that brand new Coolsculpting machine have you feeling financially depleted, this newsletter is written for you. Sure, we could give you tips on how to turn that new Coolsculpting machine into a money maker, balance your cost & profit centers,…

YellowTelescope YellowTelecast Episode #19 – Cutting Costs Through Annual Planning

YellowTelescope’s YellowTelecast Best Practices for the Best Practices Podcast – Episode 19: Cutting Costs Through Annual Planning – Though many episodes have been recorded while on the road with clients or at conferences, this first-ever truly mobile “car cast” finds Jon and Ed on their way to the ASPS annual meeting, discussing cost cutting measures…