SCHEDULE A FREE CONSULTATION: 614-899-7325

Blog

    Judy Treharne

    Judith Treharne, MAOL, is a Consulting Executive for Halley Consulting Group. Her extensive healthcare management experience stretches beyond 30 years. During that time, she has had the opportunity to provide leadership in urban, suburban, and rural healthcare facilities across the full continuum of care. She has served as clinic manager, responsible for day-to-day operations in a hospital setting; administrative manager of a clinical department in a children’s hospital; and held multiple executive roles within a multi-specialty hospital-owned medical practice network governed by one of the largest health systems in the Midwest. Read more at https://halleyconsulting.com/team/judy-treharne/
    Find me on:

    Recent Posts

    Benefits of an Operational Assessment

    Posted by Judy Treharne on Jul 5, 2018 9:53:00 AM

    Health system leaders across the country want to know, very specifically, what it takes to be successful in owning a group of practices. In other words, they want to know what it will take to become operationally and financially viable and to become market leaders in their community. In our most recent post, we discussed the goals of a medical group operational assessment and identified fundamental areas of business administration to examine. To analyze further, what are the benefits health leaders and their medical groups will realize in conducting an operational assessment?

    Read More

    Topics: Physician Practice Management, Medical Group Consulting

    A Medical Group Operational Assessment

    Posted by Judy Treharne on Jun 21, 2018 1:34:33 PM

    Across the nation, health system medical practices are showing signs of ill health. While some of the symptoms of medical group decline are obvious, others can be subtle and often go unrecognized.

    But ignoring the signs of an ailing medical group can be dangerous, and health systems that do not make substantial efforts to strengthen their owned practices and improve operational efficiency may get left behind in the current healthcare climate.

    Read More

    Topics: Physician Practice Management, Medical Group Consulting

    Are Medical Practice Staff Meetings Really Necessary?

    Posted by Judy Treharne on Apr 10, 2018 10:52:00 AM

    In a word: Yes! An efficient, well-run staff meeting can energize your team, strengthen their commitment to the practice, ensure accountability, and help the practice run more smoothly. However, without proper planning and competent meeting facilitation, your meetings could end up as the old joke describes—events where minutes are kept and hours are wasted.

    Following are some tips to help you conduct constructive, more effective medical practice staff meetings, where participants walk away feeling that their time has been well-spent.

    Read More

    Topics: Physician Practice Management, Medical Group Consulting

    How to Grow a Medical Practice Manager: 5 Fundamentals that Cultivate Practice Success

    Posted by Judy Treharne on Jan 11, 2018 7:17:22 PM

    practice-manager-growth.jpg

    You’ve promoted one of your bright, organized clerical workers to the position of medical practice manager. At the time of hire, you were confident in her ability to transfer her skills to the manager position and keep things running smoothly. But as the months have progressed, it’s clear she’s floundering a bit in her current role.

    Read More

    Subscribe to Email Updates

    Halley Consulting Builds High Performing Medical Groups

    Industry Insights from Leaders at Halley Consulting Group

    Halley Consulting Group has a proven track record of building high performing medical practices. We can show you how to continue to benefit from the downstream revenue provided by your owned physician network, while at the same time, diminishing the losses. If this type of measurable performance improvement would be of interest to you, please contact us! We would be delighted to visit with you. 

    Check our blog regularly for industry insights on many topics, such as:

    • Enhancing physician-hospital relationships
    • Improving performance through operational governance
    • Managing medical groups
    • Evaluating revenue cycle
    • Planning physician compensation
    • Facing changes in the healthcare industry

    Subscribe to Email Updates

    Recent Posts