Top Finance Issues for Physicians & Their Practices

Events of the last few years, the eco- nomic recession and manifestations of healthcare legislation being the most significant, have made it necessary for medical professionals to pay even more at- tention to matters involving investment, fi- nance, and cash flow. While many doctors engage CPAs, practice managers and other experts to handle the details, it is prudent for physicians to pay attention to these is- sues. As the second half of 2013 unfolds, there are a few aspects of finance that physicians may wish to explore to maxi- mize opportunity and/or minimize risks.