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At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), we know that if you’re a brand new practitioner just starting out, a primary concern is keeping costs down. One way many new physicians do this is by hiring their spouse to manage the office. At IPED, we have an entire…
If you’ve been considering becoming a member of the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) and wondering what we’re about—read on! WHEN: IPED was created in August 2015 by podiatrists like you who are dedicated to their profession and want to succeed and see others in the field succeed…
At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), we know that new practitioners have lots to think about: where to locate your practice, go solo or join a group, rent or own your office space. However, we want to give you one more thing to think about that, in…
At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) we’re concerned with the total person. Yes, we offer resources to help improve the success of your practice, but we also are committed to sharing experiences and opportunities for our members to cultivate a full and balanced life that’s rich and…
One of the easiest ways to get new patients is to have other physicians refer them to you. A person goes to see their internist and the doctor notices they have a hammertoe developing or the patient complains of foot pain. How do you get them to pick your practice…
What makes an efficient, cohesive and happy office team? At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) we help podiatric professionals improve their practices. We offer webinars, videos, and blogs that can be utilized when your schedule permits as well as opportunities for face to face sharing with colleagues…
April is Foot Health Awareness Month. How will your practice take advantage of this opportunity to educate patients? At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) our goal is to help podiatric professionals have more successful practices and part of this is improving patient outcomes. Patients who are educated…
Have you ever stopped to consider what the entire patient experience is like for someone who comes to your practice? At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) we’re excited to announce the topic for our fall meeting: Taking a Closer Look at the Entire Patient Experience. While you…
We generally think about spring cleaning in terms of our homes but at the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), we want to encourage podiatric professionals to take inventory of their offices and see if there’s anything that needs sprucing up. A Warm Welcome Next time you walk into…
By: Jan Vincent There is no doubt that the Internet and social media have changed how today's patients seek medical care. Technology allows contemporary patients to make enlightened healthcare decisions and, consequently, develop outstanding “shopping” abilities. For sure, tech has changed how healthcare practices acquire new patients and how patients…