Improving HCAHPS (the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) scores is essential because it will reflect in the overall rating for your hospital or medical clinic by Medicare. Because this rating is publicly reported on Medicare website’s Hospital Compare page, it poses a risk of losing your prospective patients to your competitors. Not just that, a lower performance on HCHAPS scores can put 2% of your practice’s reimbursement at risk. [Read more…]
Ajay Prasad is the Founder and President of GMR Web Team, a leading healthcare digital marketing agency. He guides small and medium size healthcare practices/businesses in customizing their online marketing strategy, focused on building a loyal base of patients and improving their patient acquisition. Ajay believes in an improved patient experience as the key to successful healthcare business, which can be accomplished with the right marketing plan in place.