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Thursday, June 6, 2019 | Joel Sauer | 2 Comments
Human and animal healthcare are different, but why shouldn’t we expect the same level of communication and care coordination that vets provide. Joel Sauer explains why he feels the care his family dog Roxy has received has made such a difference from maintaining regular check-ups to making more advanced care decisions.
Thursday, May 2, 2019 | Joel Sauer | 2 Comments
It was been predicted that total compensation for cardiologists would go down in 2019 based on data from 2018. Joel Sauer provides a couple solid theories on why that has not happened as well as the data from the 2019 MedAxiom survey.
Thursday, February 14, 2019 | Joel Sauer | 0 Comments
Developing an incentive plan within cardiology can be complex to ensure providers are rewarded appropriately and expertly. Joel Sauer shares his thoughts on the architecture of value incentive plans and how value is a team sport.
Thursday, November 29, 2018 | Ginger Biesbrock & Joel Sauer | 1 Comment
If you’ve been considering the development of a PVD program, it’s essential to assess the market and quantify the untapped volume of patients that could benefit. Ginger Biesbrock and Joel Sauer provide 6 tips for such an analysis.
Thursday, November 1, 2018 | Joel Sauer | 1 Comment
Through consolidation programs can achieve higher quality, better patient experience and lower overall costs. In addition, consolidation can provide a higher quality of life for both the physicians and staff charged with covering these services. So, Joel Sauer wonders, why isn’t consolidation more top of mind for US cardiology programs?