Difficult Patients on NPBusiness.org

If you’ve been in practice for any length of time, you know that business is not just about providing services, generating revenue, or effective marketing. More than anything else, business is about people. All in all, working with the public can be most rewarding. It feels great when you’ve been able to help someone. It Read More

Every practice, now and then, has to deal with difficult patients. Unfortunately, these encounters cannot be avoided altogether. Yet, just a little preparation may keep confrontation and open hostility to a minimum. Why are some patients so difficult to deal with? Being confronted with a “challenging” person here and there is just part of working Read More