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At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), one of our goals is helping podiatrists maintain the highest standards in their practices and to offer a wealth of resources to help them do that. Whether you’re a brand-new practitioner just starting out or one with years of experience in…
Did you know that in an estimated 85 percent of office visits, patients receive medical services without fully paying for them and without the doctor’s staff checking the financial solvency of the patient? At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), our membership represents a wealth of practice experience.…
When it comes to expanding your practice, the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) knows that today’s practitioners have to get creative. Our members are from all career stages from new podiatrists all the way up to seasoned veterans. Part of our mission is to provide opportunities for podiatric…
At the Institute of Podiatric Excellent and Development (IPED) we know that podiatrists have lots of decisions to make about their practices. One of the biggest is where your practice will be located. Once you have a geographic area chosen, the next question is should you buy office space or…
It’s the time of year for counting your blessings, and as members of the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) get ready to celebrate Thanksgiving, we want to highlight one thing all podiatrists should be thankful for—their staff. That team of people who are the face of your practice…
November is American Diabetes Month and at the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) we are encouraging our members to evaluate what they are currently offering patients with diabetes and consider ways to attract new patients with this disease. Why? Diabetes currently affects over 30 million Americans and another…
If you’re a student working your way through podiatric medical school and residency, you may wonder how you would benefit from membership in a podiatric professional organization if you’re not yet a podiatrist. The Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) is unique in that part of our mission is…
During the holiday season, your practice has an important opportunity to spread goodwill and solidify business partnerships through gift giving. At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), we know the importance of making and maintaining connections between colleagues. Gift giving, a common practice at this time of the…
Gifts Bring More than Good Cheer During the holiday season, your practice has an important opportunity to spread goodwill and solidify business partnerships through gift giving. At the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), we know the importance of making and maintaining connections between colleagues. Gift giving, a common…
As the end of the year draws to a close, we at the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), think it’s a good time to evaluate how your practice is doing. Hopefully, whether you are a new practitioner finishing up the first or second year of podiatric practice or…