Free Healthcare Training Alert: “Managing Your Practice Series” from the AMA Steps Forward Training Initiative

Today’s #freehealthcaretrainingalert is the “Managing Your Practice Series” from the America Medical Association’s Steps Forward Training.  We are aligning today’s selection with our recently published article: “Private Practice Providers Serve as the Foundation for Improving the Continuity and Coordination of Healthcare:  We Still Need You!”

first-aid-1732709_1280Excerpt:  The 2016 Survey of America’s Physicians (SAP) indicated an 8% decrease in the number of independent private practice providers since 2012.  Many of these providers were frustrated with having to manage their practices while dealing with compliance, regulatory, and revenue cycle management issues; 80% of these doctors were suffering from burnout due to feeling over extended with running their practices.  27% had become so frustrated with the process, that they had begun to limit the number Medicare and Medicaid patients that they were seeing and some declined to see these patients altogether.  Much of their frustration was due to the low reimbursement rates and the feeling that they could not provide patients with a quality experience.  ……..Read more:

  • Information about the pre-recorded webinars and text-based courses is below.
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  • Accreditation and Credit Hours: All accreditation and credit hours are listed on each provider’s website.  You may inquire with the provider or search the website directly for any further questions.
  • Course Presenter: Varies

Course Description:  These free trainings provide doctors interested in private practice with a host of opportunities to learn more about running their business.  The training ranges from what should be considered when opening a private practice to how to properly select practice management vendor to fit your organizational needs.

Learning Objectives 

  • Due to the number of targeted trainings, the learning objectives vary.

Disclaimer:  Heka Healthcare Consulting, LLC is not directly affiliated with the training providers presented in our “Free Healthcare Training Alert” series. We strive to provide the most current information and links for the training presented.  Our goal is to link healthcare providers with training opportunities that will improve quality and the delivery of services.  To have your free training opportunities featured in this series please contact us directly at  If you are a student interested in participated in the training, please follow the training link to register and all questions should be directed towards the training provider.  For more information Heka Healthcare Consulting, LLC log on to  For more information about the trainings provided through the Heka Healthcare Academy, log on to


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