Analytical thinking is a linchpin for MSPs, which is why it is a core competency in TMG’s Executive MSP Core Competency Model. This skill transcends basic problem-solving, embedding itself into the very fabric of MSP responsibilities—from credentialing to compliance, and process optimization to strategic planning. What is Analytical Thinking? Analytical thinking is the ability to
The role of Medical Services Professionals (MSPs) is complex and evolving, needing meticulous attention to detail, compliance with ever-changing healthcare regulations, and the ability to manage large volumes of sensitive data efficiently. Here are strategies and insights for a productive 2024. Advanced Credentialing Strategies: If credentialing is a cornerstone of your role, focus on mastering
In the fast-evolving world of healthcare, Medical Services Professionals (MSPs) are often at the crossroads of change. Whether it's adapting to new technologies, navigating shifts in healthcare policies, or simply seeking personal growth, the concept of reinvention is increasingly relevant. Reinvention, in this context, doesn't necessarily mean a drastic career shift; it's about evolving within
As we approach the New Year, it's a season of reflection and forward-thinking for many, including Medical Services Professionals (MSPs). The tradition of setting New Year's resolutions is well-known, but often, these resolutions can feel like a setup for failure. Instead, let's talk about setting intentions for the New Year—a concept that provides a more
Relationship management is a key to personal effectiveness in TMG’s Executive MSP Competency Model. Effective relationship management is crucial, not only for personal job satisfaction, but also for the smooth functioning of medical staff services. Understanding the Importance of Relationship Management Relationship management in the workplace involves building and maintaining positive connections with colleagues, superiors,
In the intricate tapestry of healthcare, Medical Services Professionals (MSPs) are the unsung weavers of safety and quality, ensuring the threads of credentialing and provider enrollment interlace flawlessly. Our diligence safeguards the integrity of healthcare delivery. Yet, this pivotal role carries immense responsibility, where the meticulous scrutiny of details is not just expected but required.
Collaboration is an essential skill for any MSP, and is a key driver of personal effectiveness in TMG’s EMSP Core Competency Model. Teams made up of collaborative members can achieve remarkable results by harnessing the diverse skills, perspectives, and knowledge of members. Let’s look at the common issues that interfere with effective collaboration and explore
TMG’s Executive MSP Competency Model includes risk tolerance as a necessary skill for personal effectiveness. Defined as the willingness to take on uncertainty and potential setbacks in pursuit of goals, we often hear about risk tolerance as it relates to the world of finance. But risk tolerance is just as important in Medical Staff Services.
TMG’s Executive MSP Competency Model includes time management as a necessary skill for personal effectiveness. Some would call time management our superpower. After all, every second counts as we navigate through a labyrinth of tasks, from acting as the sentinels of patient safety to keeping the gears of Medical Staff Services turning smoothly. When we
TMG’s Executive MSP Competency Model includes emotional intelligence as a necessary skill for personal effectiveness. While an MSP’s technical expertise and knowledge are important, emotional intelligence (EQ) is what enables you to effectively navigate interactions, manage your emotions, and build strong relationships with your colleagues. The Importance of Emotional Intelligence Emotional intelligence encompasses several components,
Books have long held the power to transport us to different worlds, ignite our imaginations, and challenge our perspectives. Their hidden treasure trove of wisdom and inspiration can profoundly impact our personal and professional lives. Whether we seek guidance, motivation, or a fresh perspective, the right book has the ability to shape our thinking, ignite
We’ve all heard (or witnessed) the horror stories: The MSP who embezzled money, who cheated on their remote timecard, who misrepresented facts to make themselves look better, or who falsified their credentials on their resume. These behaviors don’t reflect the integrity exhibited by the vast majority of those in our profession, yet it’s worth examining
My work as a healthcare consultant often involves collaborating with organizations to streamline processes, implement technological solutions, and reconfigure accountability structures to create efficiencies. In other words, I help organizations do more with less. In 2020, however, “doing more with less” has taken on new meaning. This year’s COVID pandemic is the black swan event
Drop in for a quick huddle. Tap the shoulder of a fellow professional and ask a question. Add your voice to a lively discussion of pressing issues. Team Med Global’s private LinkedIn group, The TMG Zone, offers the informal water cooler atmosphere that allows you to connect. “We designed The TMG Zone to be a
Difficult team members. Managers who inevitably add one more task. Healthcare administrators who look through us rather than at us. It can be easy for MSPs to fall into the trap of feeling like a victim. It’s up to us to shrug off victimhood and instead step into our MSP power. MSP power can feel