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Electronic Signatures - How To Add Them To Your Practice
Wed, 07/31/2019

While electronic signatures actually go back several decades, they were not enshrined in law until the year 2000.  More convenient than ink-and-paper, e-signatures have become a standard for online businesses.  But how can you be sure you are using them correctly?  Read more to see how to use them in your practice!

3 Ways To Improve Your Therapist Voicemail Script
Tue, 07/23/2019

It may seem a little like an afterthought, but the voicemail greeting your clients hear when you are not available speaks volumes about you as a therapist.  It's imperative to make sure your greeting is concise, professional, and has all the details you need to build professional trust.  Read on for 3 quick ways to improve your voicemail script.

3 Tips for Hiring & Training New Therapists At Your Practice
Wed, 07/17/2019

If you are a solo therapist, you may have considered expanding your practice to include more therapists.  You may already have several therapists but need to add more.  This step in the development of your business can be exciting, but also stressful!  Read on for some quick tips when it comes to new hires.

5 Ways BHC Can Improve Patient Care
Tue, 07/09/2019

Behavioral Health Connection is a modern, secure, and easy-to-use software system for your Behavioral Health agency.  And through our exclusive software, we believe you can improve patient care, especially if you aren't already using any software system at all (known as an EMR/EHR).  Read more to see how BHC can save you time and let you focus on what matters most: caring for your patients.

Entering Notes and Assessments In The Field (With No WiFi)
Tue, 07/02/2019

Many therapists and counselors work with their clients "in the field"-- meaning, not in their normal office.  This could be a school building, the patient's home, a coffee shop, etc.  So how do you still use your online EMR/EHR system (like BHC Portal) when you don't have access to WiFi?  Keep reading to find out!

How to Protect Patient Records From Phishing
Tue, 06/25/2019

Thanks to the marvelous advances in computing power over the past two decades, most of our work is done through computers, especially online.  And while that gives therapists a much more convenient way to serve their clients, it also opens up possible attempts from hackers to steal sensitive data.  Read more about how to stop "phishing" in its tracks.

Tue, 06/18/2019

We all know that social media (like Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, etc) is a vital strategy for finding new patients and expanding your practice.  But many therapists aren't sure how to get started.  Here are some of the top ways to use social media to help grow your private practice.