stressed_secretary570A medical practice with an average of four missed appointments a day (which is fairly common); if the value of those appointments is estimated at $150 each, it’s costing you $144,000 a year in lost revenue. That’s based on a modest assumption of a schedule that covers five days a week, 48 weeks a year. Add another estimated $9,800 in labor costs to schedule, reschedule, and manage the paperwork involved with missed appointments and now the loss is over $150,000 for a single physician. More…