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Sep21

Rethinking Productivity

Posted by: Joel Sauer, MBA on Friday, September 21, 2018 | Comments (0)

Joel explains why he has a problem with cardiology’s singular devotion to the wRVU as the driver of compensation. And, why he thinks we should be looking more closely at panel size.


Sep13

Is PET Imaging in Your Future?

Posted by: Pat White, MPH on Thursday, September 13, 2018 | Comments (0)
If we donít participate in lowering the cost, CMS and commercial payors will simply continue to reduce reimbursement.

Pat White is impressed with the evolution of PET imaging. He looks at why so few cardiovascular groups use PET and offers reasons why they should reconsider.


Sep06

Industry, Too, is Transforming

Posted by: Jacob Turmell, DNP, RN, NP-C, ACNS-BC, CCRN-CMC on Thursday, September 6, 2018 | Comments (0)

Industry is offering solution strategies—not just products—to help providers transform the quality of healthcare we deliver to our patients. Jacob Turmell interviews Brian Fennel of Philips about changing partner relationships in value-based care.


Aug30

Preparing for a MIPS Audit

Posted by: Cherie Kelly-Aduli on Thursday, August 30, 2018 | Comments (0)

Don’t worry about a MIPS audit—prepare! Cherie Kelly-Aduli shows you how.


Aug23

An Alignment Postmortem

Posted by: Larry Sobal on Thursday, August 23, 2018 | Comments (0)

Larry Sobal returns to the blog with his thoughts on why hospital-physician alignments fail despite best intentions.