Lea Chatham

Lea develops educational resources to help small medical practices improve their businesses. She joined Kareo after working at a small integrated health system for over five years developing marketing and educational tools and events for patients. Prior to that, Lea was a marketing coordinator for Medical Manager Health Systems, WebMD Practice Services, Emdeon, and Sage Software. She specializes in simplifying information about healthcare and healthcare technology for physicians, practice staff, and patients.

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Growth | Video

Are you plagued by no-shows like many practices? You can reduce no-shows and late cancellations...

By Lea Chatham | 07/11/16
Management | Article

When it comes to being paperless, healthcare has been a little behind the rest of the world. Most...

By Lea Chatham | 06/02/16
Revenue | Article

Despite increased out of pocket expenses for patients and practices testing direct pay models, most...

By Lea Chatham | 05/25/16
Management | Article

Are you still logging into multiple systems to manage your practice? Or entering patient data more...

By Lea Chatham | 05/19/16
Management | Article

Do you know how your practice compares to your peers? Are you doing as well as possible? There are...

By Lea Chatham | 05/10/16
Compliance | Article

If you weren't sure you could get your application in to CMS by March 15 to request a hardship...

By Lea Chatham | 03/07/16
Patients | Article

A new study from Software Advice shows that reviews of physicians are having a greater impact on...

By Lea Chatham | 02/08/16
Revenue | Video

If you have made the decision to outsource your medical billing then you are half way to...

By Lea Chatham | 01/07/16
Revenue | Article

As 2015 comes to end it is time for my favorite blog post of the year where I go back and find the...

By Lea Chatham | 12/22/15
Revenue | Video

According to a 2015 Black Book survey the majority of small and solo practices are considering...

By Lea Chatham | 12/15/15
Revenue | Article

Wondering what 2016 holds for the independent practice? What will the big changes and trends be in...

By Lea Chatham | 12/07/15
Revenue | Video

Patient collections is a growing concern for many practices as patient due amounts now make up 30%...

By Lea Chatham | 11/23/15
Revenue | Video

We're a month into ICD-10, and so far so good. However, practices are seeing some denials for a...

By Lea Chatham | 11/09/15
Growth | Article

Kareo combed through hundreds of medical practice Facebook pages looking for great examples of...

By Lea Chatham | 10/20/15
Growth | Article

Healthcare reimbursement and payment models is always a hot topic. The industry is constantly...

By Lea Chatham | 10/12/15
Article

The healthcare industry is facing a physician shortage. Patient expectations are changing as they...

By Lea Chatham | 09/29/15