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HIPAA Compliance for Medical Practices

HIPAA Compliance and Technology

HIPAA compliance is a vital part of any medical practice, especially as technology continues to advance. It is more important than ever that medical practices are safeguarding their protected patient health information (PHI). This is especially important for medical practices that work with partners to handle any of their sensitive information, such as billing or patient calls.

Topics: HIPAA Compliance Answering Service

February 2018 Call Handling Hero®

Call Handling Hero® — Michelle

Michelle faced a logistical problem in the waning hours of the night. The ABA offices started receiving calls from patients from an office we didn’t service. This lead to patients being unable to find solutions as there was nowhere to send them. Luckily, the medical professional on-call was able to reach Michelle and she lept into action.

Topics: Call Handling Heroes

Why You Should Hire a Local Answering Service

Finding the right answering service can feel like a long list of features and services. It can be hard to sort through what matters the most to you. If your company works a lot locally, off-site, and one-to-one with customers then a local answering service offers you something no other answering service can, a personal flair you can’t get anywhere else.

Topics: Better Service Customer Service

The 6 Worst Customer Service Reps from TV We All Love

We all love to hate some of the awful customer service reps we see in movies and on TV because sometimes we can relate so closely it hurts. Here are some of our favorite customer service reps and why you never want them anywhere near your customers (except one).

Topics: Better Service Customer Service

January 2018 Call Handling Hero®

Lindsey earned her spot as the Call Handling Hero® for January by being vigilent and acting quickly.

Topics: Call Handling Heroes

November 2017 Call Handling Hero®

melissa_johnson_hn.jpgOur November Call Handling Hero was able to quickly and effectively manage complicated healthcare calls and get the callers the resolution they needed.

Topics: Call Handling Heroes

Customer Service Horror Stories: Off and On

We’ve all had bad customer service experiences, but sometimes they can feel far more like a horror story than just a mundane experience. Today, we have the final story in our series “Avoid the Horrors of Customer Service”.

Topics: Customer Service

Customer Service Horror Stories: The Mundane Robots

Today, we have the second story in our series “Customer Service Horror Stories.” We’ve all had bad customer service experiences, but sometimes they can feel far more like a horror story than just a mundane experience.

Topics: Customer Service

Customer Service Horror Stories: The Invisible Shopper

Today, we have the first story in our series “Customer Service Horror Stories.” We’ve all had bad customer service experiences, but sometimes they can feel far more like a horror story than just a mundane experience. In this blog series we are going to tell short stories that might feel a little too familiar, and the solutions to help anyone avoid their own horror stories.

Topics: Customer Service

Why Startups Should Hire an Answering Service

Starting any new business can be hectic and pressurized. As a new business owner, there are many roles you are currently filling, and it’s important to prioritize what grows the company. Maintaining excellent customer service and focus through those early days in business is one of the most important reasons to consider hiring an answering service.

Topics: Better Business