Medaxiom Blog

A curated feed of cardiovascular articles and posts


Stay up-to-date on the latest opinions, trends, and issues in cardiovascular healthcare with MedAxiom’s weekly blog posts.  New posts every Thursday.

Search

How to Measure APP Productivity and Performance

Thursday, February 28, 2019 | Ginger Biesbrock | 0 Comments


As programs continue to utilize Advanced Practice Practitioners (APPs) it is important to quantify the value that they bring to the team. Ginger Biesbrock explains four methods that can be used to track and measure productivity and performance.

Read Full Story »

6 Tips for Assessing the Opportunity of a PVD Program

Thursday, November 29, 2018 | Ginger Biesbrock & Joel Sauer | 0 Comments


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.

Read Full Story »

Leverage the Value of Your Registry Data

Thursday, November 8, 2018 | Ginger Biesbrock | 0 Comments


As an industry there are many registries available that offer data to improve things like clinical outcomes but there are still missed opportunities to optimize that data. Ginger Biesbrock lists five ways to get additional value from your registry investments.

Read Full Story »

Finding team-based care elusive?

Thursday, September 27, 2018 | Ginger Biesbrock | 0 Comments


Ginger Biesbrock believes that creating real team-based care comes down to goals, relationships and communication. She sees it at work in programs across the country. Here she explains how it can work for you.

Read Full Story »

Proposed QPP Changes: What You Need to Know

Thursday, July 26, 2018 | Ginger Biesbrock | 0 Comments


In light of another shift of reimbursement rules and regulations, Ginger Biesbrock offers the ‘what you need to know’ for the proposed QPP changes for next year.

Read Full Story »

Value-based Care: Is it Working?

Thursday, June 7, 2018 | Ginger Biesbrock | 1 Comment


Ginger Biesbrock is a fan of value-based reimbursement models, and admits that the work is not for the faint of heart. She outlines what is essential for success in value-based medicine, including being careful with quality measures, committing to research and monitoring to assure we are getting and incentivizing the outcomes we desire, and involving providers in the programs.

Read Full Story »