How the Role of Practice Manager is Changing Due to Reform

Over the past few months, Kelly Marulanda, who manages a four-physician pediatric practice in Woodstock, Ga., has experienced many changes in her day-to-day responsibilities. One of the biggest: She's spending more time assessing patients' insurance, and explaining how it works.

"With all of the new insurances that are on the [health insurance] exchanges, a lot of people are signing up for insurance and they really do not understand what they signed up for," says Marulanda. "I have to really pay closer attention to patients who come into the office in terms of what insurance they have, what does their insurance cover."

Read the source article at Physicians Practice

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