Month: January 2019

Does Your Answering Service Answer Calls Fast and Then Put Them on Hold?

Most people want their answering services to answer their phone calls fast. But that’s a misleading request and fails to accomplish with they’re truly after. What’s more important is how long it takes them to complete calls. Here’s why: The Answer-and-Please-Hold Method So that an answering service can say they answer calls quickly, many use […]

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Select a Medical Answering Service that Takes HIPAA Guidelines Seriously

Too many answering services put their healthcare clients at risk when it comes to following HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996) guidelines. Some aren’t aware of HIPAA, others assume it doesn’t apply to them, and more than a few think they can take shortcuts and not get caught. But it’s not only […]

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