We are passionate about supporting local health departments and the services they provide to their communities. This blog provides news, knowledge, and best practices to help public health departments continue their mission while facing ever-shrinking funding and resources.
How to Maximize Revenue with Your Fee Schedule

Public Health Best Practices Part 1: How to Maximize Revenue with Your Fee Schedule

Wed, 2014-11-12

Whether a health department decides to compete with private practices or...

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Houston HHS Interview

Houston HHS Interview: Communication is the Most Critical Part of Ebola Response for Local Health Departments

Tue, 2014-11-04

Our many thanks to Kirstin and the City of Houston, TX for taking the time to speak with us today about the important Ebola issue that faces local health departments. Her actionable advice on...

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89% of Uninsured are Unaware of Upcoming Obamacare Open Enrollment Period

89% of Uninsured are Unaware of Upcoming Obamacare Open Enrollment Period

Thu, 2014-10-30

Open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act begins in November yet a recent study reports that most Americans do not know about it. An October 2014 Kaiser Heath Tracking Poll found that...

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42 Twitter Accounts and Hashtags about Ebola for Local Health Departments to Fol

42 Twitter Accounts and Hashtags about Ebola for Local Health Departments to Follow

Tue, 2014-10-21
Successful Medical Intake Forms

The Ultimate Guide to Successful Intake Forms

Tue, 2014-10-14

For the patient, a trip to the local health department should be a quick, simple, and efficient experience. However, they rarely have any idea of the amount of time that is put in after they leave...

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