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The latest in all things RCM, Electronic Health Records, Radiology Information Systems, Practice Management, Medical Billing, Value-Based Care, & Healthcare IT.

Stephen O'Connor

Stephen O'Connor is the Director of Brand and Digital Marketing, responsible for many aspects of Advanced Data Systems Corporation’s (ADS) marketing, including product marketing, customer acquisition, demand generation, brand, brand design, and content marketing.

Stephen has more than 20 years of healthcare industry experience. Prior to ADS, Stephen spent 11 years at Medical Resources Inc. (MRI), most recently as the Manager of Marketing & Internet Services, where he and his teams were responsible for all marketing efforts and the market positioning of MRI’s services.

Stephen spends his day's planning, writing, & designing resources for the modern healthcare professional.

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Industry News | Healthcare Advice

By: Stephen O'Connor
January 26th, 2022

See Past Events: 2021 | 2020 2022 Event Safety Information Every year, members of the healthcare industry from all across the country convene for major events and conferences. These gatherings present networking opportunities and the chance to connect with colleagues. They are also ideal situations to help you discover details about medical innovations and to discuss important news and issues.

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Healthcare Advice

By: Stephen O'Connor
December 1st, 2021

No amount of training that you and fellow medical professionals have undergone could have prepared you for the massive hit to the economy with the advent of the novel coronavirus pandemic in 2020.

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The Importance of Patient Engagement: Why They - And You - Need It

Learn why patient engagement is a necessity and how you can master it within your practice.

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Healthcare Advice | Patient Experience

By: Stephen O'Connor
November 17th, 2021

The novel coronavirus pandemic causing COVID-19 infections to rampage across the planet has caused the healthcare industry to make some major changes. To help patients and medical staff stay socially distant as much as possible to avoid spreading disease, many organizations have adopted telehealth solutions.

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Healthcare Advice

By: Stephen O'Connor
November 3rd, 2021

Whether you are already a medical industry professional or have an interest in medicine and would like to expand your knowledge, it pays to make maximum use of your time as you learn. Busy people who want to stay on top of healthcare industry developments, innovations, and the latest news may not be able to devote much attention to reading books or journals, let alone watching lengthy documentaries.

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Healthcare Advice

By: Stephen O'Connor
July 23rd, 2021

Your doors are open and patients in your community are starting to slowly emerge from sheltering in place. They are tentatively moving toward getting back to normal after the lockdowns instituted during the early days of the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Medical Billing / RCM | Practice Management

By: Stephen O'Connor
June 10th, 2021

The state of the economy, with a rise in unemployment and so many companies shut down in the wake of the global coronavirus pandemic is putting financial pressure on many individuals. Health practices are not immune to pandemic-related downturns either. So in the face of more and more denied claims, it makes sense to put some effort into reducing their number, for the sake of the financial strength of your organization.

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Healthcare Advice

By: Stephen O'Connor
May 28th, 2021

Everyone has been hit hard by the global coronavirus pandemic. Now as you pick yourself up and assess the damage, it’s time to focus on what steps to take to turn around your finances. The good news is that improving medical practice cash flow is easier than you may think.

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Healthcare Advice

By: Stephen O'Connor
April 21st, 2021

Medical practices have been through more than anyone could have ever expected prior to early 2020, when the coronavirus started spreading like wildfire through the population.

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Healthcare Advice | Medical Practice

By: Stephen O'Connor
February 4th, 2021

Medical credentialing verifies that nurses and doctors are properly trained and certified and have the required professional experience to provide healthcare services to patients. It’s a crucial aspect of maintaining high standards of safety in the medical profession.

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Electronic Health Records

By: Stephen O'Connor
January 6th, 2021

You already know how important computer and software systems are in delivering healthcare, especially from the perspective of improving employee productivity and treating more patients more effectively. That’s true in a general sense, but not all healthcare providers have insight into a particular type of software used in hospitals, practices and clinics all across the country—electronic health care record or EHR software.