Practice Performance Group

Management Consulting and Continuing Education for Physicians

Curriculum Vitae

Judy Bee
Medical Practice Management Consultant
Practice Performance Group
8070 La Jolla Shores Drive #518
La Jolla CA 92037
858/459-6144 Fax

Judy Bee entered consulting in l977 after 8 years in the medical and dental field in clinic administration. With a firm understanding of operations, she initially focused on automating health care offices to provide the customary data processing applications as well as adding internal marketing and practice development functions. The consulting practice expanded to include all operations with an emphasis in cost effective staffing, patient flow, and marketing.

Since entering the field Ms. Bee has worked in a consulting capacity throughout the nation with hundreds of practices all over the US. Her client reference list numbers more than 700 physicians in 37 states of the US since 1979. She has presented more than 1,000 workshops, seminars and speaking engagements in the United States and Australia, sponsored by more than forty state, county and specialty medical and dental society organizations as well as the California CPA Foundation for Education and Research. She is an editorial consultant for Medical Economics Magazine and Patient Care Magazine. Ms. Bee is the has collaborated with on more than 400 articles on medical practice management as publisher of UnCommon Sense®, a leading subscription newsletter of management strategy and tactics for physicians.


1977 - 1979
Independent medical and dental practice management consulting

1979 - 1988
Medical Practice Management Consultant
Conomikes Associates, Inc.
Los Angeles, California

1988 - present
President and Management Consultant
Practice Performance Group
La Jolla, California

1992 - present
Publisher, UnCommon Sense®

Eisenhower Medical Associates, Inc
Rancho Mirage, California

TEACHING -- paid faculty

State Medical Societies

Arizona Medical Association
California Medical Association
Colorado Medical Association
Kentucky Medical Association
Louisiana Medical Association
Medical Society of the District of Columbia
Medical Society of the State of New York
Michigan State Medical Society
Missouri State Medical Association
Ohio State Medical Association
Oklahoma State Medical Association
Oregon Medical Association
Pennsylvania Medical Association
Texas Medical Association
Washington State Medical Association

National and Regional Medical and Specialty Societies

American Academy of Dermatology
American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
American Animal Hospital Association
American Association of Ophthalmology
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
American College of Surgeons
American Council of Otolaryngology
American Dental Association
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators
American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Society of Retinal Specialists
Western Orthopedic Association
Southern Medical Association

Hospital and Inservice Training Sponsors

Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Hoag Presbyterian Hospital
House Ear Institute
Pacifica Hospital, Huntington Beach, CA
Palomar Pomerado Hospital
Practice One Computers User Conference
St Vincent Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Whittier Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital Family Practice Residency Program, Whittier, CA


Administrative Ophthalmology / Administrative Eyecare, Journal of the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators

Advances in Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, Mosby

Australian Practice Management Magazine

Contemporary OB/GYN

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: State of the Art Reviews, Vol. 13, No. 1, February 1999

Journal of the Australian Association of Practice Managers, Ltd.

Medical Economics Magazine

Medical Economics OBG Edition division of WEBmd


The Medical Economics Audio Digest, Vol. 2, Issue 5 May, 1999

The Medical Economics Audio Digest, Vol. 4, Issue 12 December, 2001

Medical Economics Magazine Podcast


American Education Institute, Inc

Oregon Medical Association