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At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED)one aspect of practice management that all our podiatric physicians, from brand new practitionersto veteran foot doctors, have to deal with is receiving payment for services rendered in a timely manner. The medical profession is one of the few remaining places where…
At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), one topic we hear frequently discussed among our members is the marketing of a podiatric practice. How do you let patients know about the many services you provide and encourage a proactive approach to foot health? April offers a good opportunity…
As an experienced podiatric practitioner, you’ve been there, done that, seen it all and managed to run a successful practice now for decades. So why do you need to join yet another professional organization? At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) our mission is “To bridge the gap…
At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) one area we focus on is maintaining a balance between practice and personal life and achieving overall satisfaction in what you do. The life of a podiatric practitioner can be stressful and one with long stretches of going full tilt with…
If you are a brand new graduate looking to start your own podiatric practice or a foot doctor that’s been in the field a while but is ready to make a move, there are many factors to consider in choosing a practice location. At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and…
Here at the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) we have an exciting opportunity to add to your summer schedule. Announcing the “Elevate Your Practice Meeting,” held in conjunction with AMERX Health Care, Blue Orchid Marketing, Foot-Steps, OHI & Web Power Advantage, which has been set for Saturday, August…
To Effectively Utilize AFOs, Define and Assign Roles and Responsibilities Many of the conditions seen in podiatry practices have a biomechanical basis in their etiology and can be effectively treated with prefabricated and custom ankle foot orthoses. Essential to providing good, consistent, profitable care is determining protocols, assigning responsibility, to…
At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), we are concerned with the career of the podiatric professional from student to retirement. For fourth year students, one of the most important elements of the educational experience is the externship. This unique part of your training is about learning and…
The month of May is chock full of health observances that highlight the importance of building and maintaining relationships with physicians in other specialties. At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), part of our mission is connecting practitioners within the field of podiatry at various stages of their…
At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) we are not just here for podiatric professionals who are already established. Our mission is to form a bridge that goes all the way from students and residents to veteran practitioners nearing retirement. We believe there is much to be gained…