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We are dedicated to making the business of practicing medicine successful.  Founded in 2004, Desert Practice Management has helped numerous physicians - ranging from solo practitioners, large multi-specialty groups, hospitalists, hospitals and health systems with the business side of their practice.


Our approach to management consulting brings together a team of high-quality, experienced professionals driven to meet your needs as a business owner.  


Meaningful Use & Incentive Assistance

EMR Selection, Implementation & Optimization


Having a thorough understanding of the financial workings of your practice is vital to your profitability.  We evaluate your existing situation, benchmark your performance to other similar practices identify targets and ensure key areas are at their prime.

A well run practice requires operational efficiency and team work.  We help you understand areas where your practice can improve and implement solutions that make your day to day operations work smoothly.

With the rapidly changing technical landscape, selecting the right product can be time-consuming & overwhelming.  Our knowledge of the products and the industry reduce time, cost and ensures you understand the critical elements prior to committing to a product.

Created to drive organizational effectiveness!

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One of the unique aspects of the Desert Practice Management / Total EMR Solutions team is "what you see is what you get".  The people who initially meet with you about your project are the same people who will be providing the consulting services to you.  Every project has a designated lead who works with and communicates directly to you regarding every aspect of the assignment.

Desert Practice Management/Total EMR Solutions merger!

By combining the top consultants and previous partners of both business entities we are now stronger than ever.  Congratulations to our new executives:


Margaret Blue, CEO

Jennifer Tumlinson, CIO

Karen Simms, CFO

January 1, 2013:  Making a great thing better!


Our Practice Administrators, Healthcare Executives and Physician leaders bring a broad depth of knowledge & exerience to meet a wide variety of your business needs.  


We are committed to providing you with solutions that are affordable and will work with you to develop a project plan that meets your financial requirements.



The Total EMR Solutions experience helped me save thousands of dollars on my EMR and hardware bids. It was an investment that paid for itself many times over...



FP (Scottsdale, AZ)

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Determining your eligibility, maximizing your payments and ensuring compliance with hands- on guidance and training is all included in our MU package.  Our experience in this field in unparallel.

Well it's about time!!!  

This concept makes so much sense to me as a practice manager.  I appreciate the time, hassle and money saved by using their services!

ObGyn (Scottsdale, AZ)

Total EMR Solutions helped us realize that we would be better off staying on our current software and spending our time and resources on more training rather than going through another complete upheaval.  This kind recommendation can only come from a neutral source that has your best interest in mind.  Software salespeople definitely would not have helped us understand the pros and cons of each option!

General Surgeon (Gilbert, AZ)

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