Customer Service

Your Patients Want Help Navigating Their Healthcare Safely

Am I the only one who wished there was a “How-to-Do-Life-During-a-Global-Pandemic-for-Dummies” handbook at the initial outbreak of COVID-19? There were so many unknowns: “How am I going to buy groceries?”, “What do I do about my son’s doctor appointments?”, “Do Read More

What Patients Really Want: A Prompt Call Back

David in His Fight Against Goliath This week I feel a bit like David in his fight against Goliath as we tackle the topic of phone etiquette and phone triage within healthcare and how it directly impacts the patient’s experience. Read More

Sometimes a Patient Just Wants To Hear “I’m Sorry” When Things Go Wrong

The Hippocratic Oath Chances are if you’re reading this article, you have most likely heard the expression, “First, do no harm” and have maybe even dedicated your life’s work to upholding these words. It derives from the Latin phrase, “primum Read More

What Patients Really Want: Healthcare Accessibility

This week for our Thinking Thursday TIPs we’re starting a new multi-week series called “What Patients Really Want.” It’s no surprise to anyone that we’re living in a day and age of consumerism. What may be new is how rapidly Read More

Does Addressing Patients by Name Make a Difference?

Myth or Not: Addressing Patients by Name Makes a Difference First, a big thank you to Jennifer D. who serves as a Medical Office Coordinator for one of our beloved M3 clients. Jennifer suggested the topic for this week’s Myth Debunking Read More

10 Standards of Behavior Essential for Every Healthcare Organization [Part 6]

We’re in the process of reviewing 10 Standards of Behavior. This week we review the last, but certainly not the least of the 10 Standards of Behavior, #10, Telephone Etiquette. We are taking highlights from MedicalGPS’ service improvement program, Endeavor Read More

10 Standards of Behavior Essential for Every Healthcare Organization [Part 5]

We’re in the process of reviewing 10 Standards of Behavior. This week we’re digging into #8, Proactively Demonstrate Courtesy and Respect. We are taking highlights from MedicalGPS’ service improvement program, Endeavor for Excellence: Start Where the Patient Starts. We believe Read More