What better way to magnify one's impact on a national level than to share best practices with other practices around the country? With this mission, Dr. Mike Tankersley can assist your practice in implementing Lean Six-Sigma methods in all areas of your practice.
After a 22 year career as an Air Force academic allergist/immunologist, 1 and 1/2 years in a large 11 provider metropolitan allergy practice, and 2 years in a University allergy/immunology practice, Dr. Tankersley embarked upon starting his own solo allergy practice in January 2018. Equipped with an MBA from the Physician Executive MBA program from the University of Tennessee, he purposefully chose to run every facet of his practice in-house to master each aspect of the clinic. His goal was simple: to run the most efficient, highest quality practice in the nation providing the full scope of allergy/immunology care. After receiving numerous requests from allergists around the nation to answer questions and assist in starting and running their own practices, his passion for sharing practice management strategies with other US allergists/immunologists led him in 2021 to start his own consulting firm within The Tankersley Clinic, PLLC. He is a frequent speaker on a national level on practice management topics for the practicing allergist and serves on the practice management committees for his national organizations.
Purpose: To empower and support the practicing allergist/immunologist by ensuring the highest level of medical care is provided to patients in the most efficient manner utilizing best-practices and lean six-sigma healthcare principles.
Vision: To elevate the quality and level of care delivered to patients in the United States by fellowship-trained, board-certified allergists locally, regionally and nationally.
Core Values: Integrity, Service Before Self and Excellence in All We Do
Target audience: Limited to fellowship-trained, board-certified allergists/immunologists only. We recommend advanced practice providers, practice managers and others attend the Annual AAAAI Practice Management Workshop (for more info, see www.aaaai.org) and/or the ACAAI Practice Management Program (held on Friday at the annual meeting, see www.acaai.org).
Cost: $500/hour; minimum of 1 hour; you can write this off as a practice expense (consult with your accountant for details). There is a $150 charge for a session no-show or cancellation <24 hours.
Location: sessions are performed virtually with video teleconference. For those desiring to travel to the Memphis area for in-person sessions, contact us for details to maximize your time in the Bluff City!
Discounts: a 10% discount is provided to allergists that are military veterans. We are a veteran-owned business and appreciate the sacrifices and service of those who have served our country.
Payment: payment due prior to each session via the PayPal link on The Tankersley Clinic homepage at www.thetankersleyclinic.com
Scheduling: Contact Jessie at email@example.com with preferred dates, times and topics
With special expertise utilizing the EMR, Practice Fusion, since Jan 2018, Dr. Tankersley can help you maximize the use of any EMR with templates, efficiency tools, enhanced documentation methods and techniques that will put your medical notes in the top 10%.
For those using CollaborateMD, Dr. Tankersley can assist with the initial implementation and utilization of this specific billing software. General advice can be provided concerning principles applicable for any billing software.
One of modern medicine's greatest advances is the development of vaccines. Unique to Dr. Tankersley's career as an Air Force allergist/immunogist, he provided oversight for military immunizations delivery. Dr. Tankersley will help you stand-up an immunizations product line so your patients receive the point-of-service immunizations delivery they deserve.
As a board-certified Allergist/Immunologist, Dr. Tankersley lives the life of an allergist on a daily basis and will have an insider's perspective for allergy practices around the nation seeking his expertise and wanting to improve practice efficiency and quality of care.
Using his own practice as an incubator for ideas, increasing efficiency and enhancing safety methods, Dr. Tankersley brings his clinical experience and business background to serve you in a consultant relationship.
Contact Jessie at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your initial consultation or if you have questions not answered by this page. Dr. Tankersley works specifically with physicians. While a physician may have their practice manager/office staff on consultant interactions, the physician is required to participate. Dr. Tankersley believes engaged physicians involved in the management of their practices provide the best medical care to the patients they serve.
All the above topics will utilize Lean Six-Sigma healthcare principles and include charting, templates and coding details.
Do you have a topic not listed above you would like to discuss with Dr. Tankersley? Just ask and we can let you know if he can help!
Have a group of five or more allergists? We offer a weekend practice management conference with CME credits in Memphis. We'll put you up at The Bass Pro Shop's Big Cypress Lodge https://big-cypress.com which will serve as the conference headquarters site. Make it a family weekend with your family enjoying all that Memphis has to offer https://www.memphis.com while you attend the conference. You'll enjoy a catered BBQ dinner in Dr. Tankersley's downtown Memphis clinic on historic Main Street on Friday night to kick-off the weekend and visit the world famous Rendezvous restaurant for dinner Saturday night. Lodging and food is included in your conference fee. The conference concludes Sunday at noon. This is for board-certified allergists/immunologists only. Contact us for further details.
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