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In our blog, you find expert advice and thoughts on best practices, professional obligations, and clinical practice tools, that have an impact in managing and growing an independent practice.

Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses

CompanyOn Announces Industry Partnership With The Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses

At CompanyOn, we are proud to help Foot Care Nurses to simplify how they run and scale their business by harnessing the very best technology while keeping professional obligations at the forefront. A vision we share with the Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses (CAFCN).

Patient Empowerment

Why Patient Empowerment Is Important for your Business

As a healthcare provider, it’s vital to focus on patient empowerment strategies that will allow you to distinguish your practice from others and ultimately make your practice more successful. In this article, we’ll discuss how you can leverage patient empowerment strategies for success.

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Scheduling Tips to Better Manage Your Time.

As a solo practitioner, time is your most valuable asset — and one you can never get back. But it’s important to make sure that you aren’t wasting time on unnecessarily menial tasks. If you’re looking for ways to improve your productivity, here are some tips on how CompanyOn’s booking management app organizes and frees up time so you can focus on more important things.

How to reduce time with Online forms

How to Reduce Wait Times in Your Practice

Patients are beginning to expect greater convenience and efficiency when it comes to their healthcare, especially when it comes to wait times. It’s no surprise, then, that a growing number of practices are turning towards online patient forms.

Patient Care Best Practice

4 Best Practice Tips for Patient Care: The Pre-Visit

When caring for clients, healthcare providers and their private practice play a major role in making sure such an experience is successful even prior to a client is seen. It is the healthcare provider’s responsibility to support and remove any barriers whenever clients are accessing services.

How to Better Attract New Clients and Engage Old Ones.

If you want to attract more patients and boost your revenue, you need to incorporate new ways your clients can connect with you and speed up the payment process of your healthcare services. Here are a few tips on how you can do it.

Security and Health Privacy: What Are the Duties of a Custodian of Health Records?

Custodians of health records are legally required to ensure that all patient health information is kept secured, private, and confidential.

5 Proven Billing Tactics to Get Paid Faster

   Getting paid is an essential part of any business.  Many private practices know that their billing process absorbs valuable time. But because it still needs to get done, they can fall into the habit of treating it as a necessary evil—the task that takes...

8 Miscellaneous Business Operating Expenses You Can Deduct for tax purposes

As a small business owner, it’s important to understand the ways you can take advantage of tax breaks and deductions to reduce your tax liability. You’ll want to keep good records and don’t be afraid to ask for help from experts when you don’t know how to file your taxes. When you think of business expenses, the most common ones are rent, internet, utilities, and insurance, but there are countless examples of miscellaneous expenses that can be written-off as well.

Five Ways to build a More Productive Practice.

Providing excellent client care is a large part of running a successful business, but there’s also a lot of other factors that go into it. We’ve designed these productivity steps to help you create a practice that gets more done in less time, with less stress.

What To Consider When Providing Services In A Facility As a Solo Practitioner.

If you go into facilities to provide direct care (e.g. foot care), you will need to think about how you will document before your visit.

5 Key Considerations to Prevent Professional Negligence in A Claim or Lawsuit.

As regulated professionals, solo practitioners are directly accountable to clients. It is imperative to develop and maintain policies and procedures based on evidence, best practice guidelines, Professional standards and practice standards.

Are You Safeguarding Your Client’s Information as Required?

Let’s assume that you have been documenting all patient records on paper and now want to change to paper-free.
Your question might be:
I have been using paper charting for my independent practice, but I’m considering going paper-free and using electronic charting Is this allowed?

Inspiring Trust: 5 ways to Keep Clients Loyal.

Loyal clients are one of your most valuable assets
Ongoing care of an existing client is much more efficient than chasing down new clients. Loyal clients and their loyal families will lead to more work by word of mouth referrals. In fact, the more clients you obtain by referral, the smaller your marketing budget can be.

7 New Year Resolutions To Increase Efficiencies Within Your Independent Practice.

As we say goodbye to 2020 and its unique challenges, at CompanyOn we want to share with our amazing community of solo practitioners 7 resolutions to increase efficiencies and incorporate best practice with your business in 2021.

CompanyOn Client’s Route Map

Clients' visit route map In addition to the ability to access google maps directly from your CompanyOn calendar to get directions to your next visit, we are happy to share two new features on CompanyOn Maps that help our mobile practitioners see the geographical...
Scheduling Tips to Better Manage Your Time.

Scheduling Tips to Better Manage Your Time.

As a solo practitioner, time is your most valuable asset — and one you can never get back. But it’s important to make sure that you aren’t wasting time on unnecessarily menial tasks. If you’re looking for ways to improve your productivity, here are some tips on how CompanyOn’s booking management app organizes and frees up time so you can focus on more important things.

How to Reduce Wait Times in Your Practice

How to Reduce Wait Times in Your Practice

Patients are beginning to expect greater convenience and efficiency when it comes to their healthcare, especially when it comes to wait times. It’s no surprise, then, that a growing number of practices are turning towards online patient forms.

How to Eliminate Paper for the most essential processes of your business: A Practical Guide to Going Paperless

How to Eliminate Paper for the most essential processes of your business: A Practical Guide to Going Paperless

Paper is the bane of our existence. It comes in, it goes out, and we’re left with piles of it all over the place. The paper trail haunts us — whether it’s bills or receipts or the endless stream of paperwork and other detritus that comes with running a business. If you are tired of clutter, irritated by the lack of organization, and just want a way to get rid of that paper, we have a few tips for you.

5 Proven Billing Tactics to Get Paid Faster

5 Proven Billing Tactics to Get Paid Faster

   Getting paid is an essential part of any business.  Many private practices know that their billing process absorbs valuable time. But because it still needs to get done, they can fall into the habit of treating it as a necessary evil—the task that takes...

Customer Testimonials

Diane Hill-Doell LPN FCN

Advance Foot Care By Nurses
“CompanyOn allows me to operate my mobile foot care business ‘on the go’ with easy access to patient records any place at any time. I spend more time focusing on my patients needs knowing the CompanyOn platform takes care of my needs; scheduling, taking payments, documentation and knowing my client’s data is stored safely on Canadian servers gives me the peace of mind I have been looking for”

Julie Phaterpekar RPN FCN

Beyond Toes Foot Care
“The CompanyOn platform has made such a positive impact on many aspects of my footcare nursing practice. Everything from booking appointments, charting and billing to tracking income and expenses is so seamless. It is hard to imagine managing my business without CompanyOn and the excellent support provided.””

Nicolette Hildebrand LPN

Sole Solutions Professional Nursing Foot Care
“Making the switch from paper charting to electronic with CompanyOn has made a positive impact for my nursing foot care business.  Being able to access client records and my appointment schedule at any time from my phone and not having to carry around so much paper has been a huge improvement for me.  I love being able to create and customize my own charting templates to meet my specific needs.  Their customer service  is second to none!”

Diana Millan

Physiotherapist
“There are so many things to consider when running a practice, that having a platform like CompanyOn, makes managing my business much easier.”

Best Practices On Risk Management and Quality Assurance For Solo Practitioners

It is important for regulated solo practitioners to be committed to ongoing quality improvement and risk management of their practice. Ensuring safe and efective provision of care services is paramount for the establishment, maintenance and growth of any business.

One key step to accomplish this, is committing to developing policies and procedures that address risks and quality assurance of your private practice

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