What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Medical Office Manager in Arlington:
"Never A Pay Raise."
You will work long and hard. Don't ever count on a pay raise. Appreciation is rare.
Medical Office Manager in Lebanon:
"Need A College Degree To Be Promoted Beyond Office Manager."
Learn CPT/HCPC/ICD-9 coding well. Tack your success of collecting revenues. Make sure ratio of secretaries to caregivers is adequate. Create backup workers so you can take time off without needing to be contacted. Remember when you directly effect the bottom line (accounts receivable) you become more valuable.