Your day may not be anything like what I've described below, but the point of the post is to suggest that most administrators put out fires all day long and juggle meetings, email, and employee and physician issues and have very little time for planning and thinking. Depending on how long you've been with your current group, how well trained your staff are, and how many supervisors you have working with you, you might have a much easier day than described below, or a much harder one!
7:00 – 8:00 am
An employee calls you at home before 7 am to say they will not be in. You check the schedule to see how staff can be re-arranged to cover all needs.
8:00 – 9:00 am
As you arrive, two employees have been waiting for you and have things to discuss with you – one wishes to reschedule her vacation … Read More