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May17

MIPS Tips: Communicate and Take Action

Posted by: Cherie Kelly-Aduli on Thursday, May 17, 2018 | Comments (0)
MIPS Tips: Communicate and Take Action

Cherie Kelly-Aduli miscommunication or no communication as a chronic problem in low scoring groups. She explains how and why to move beyond talk and into action to improve your MIPS scores. Hint: Reduce the number of cooks in the kitchen.


May10

Clarifying the Very Misunderstood “Compensation per wRVU”

Posted by: Joel Sauer on Thursday, May 10, 2018 | Comments (0)

Lately in my work and conversations I’ve been reminded (again) of how misunderstood the metric “compensation per wRVU” is in our community. Not just within the provider population, but with our health systems and, most importantly, those who make contracting decisions. This fundamental disconnect is leading to very bad outcomes like pulling away the ability of cardiology groups to pool compensation in an employment environment. Getting our arms around what this metric is and isn’t is thus critically important. The following article, which was part of our 2017 Cardiovascular Provider Compensation & Production Survey report, should be helpful in explaining the metric compensation per wRVU.


May03

To Our Nurses, For All They Do!

Posted by: Jacob Turmell on Thursday, May 3, 2018 | Comments (0)
To Our Nurses, For All They Do!

National Nurses Week is coming up—Jacob Turmell helps us recognize and honor these very important members of our healthcare teams and communities.


Apr26

Takeaways that Take Us Closer to Healthcare Transformation

Posted by: Lori Walsh, MHA on Thursday, April 26, 2018 | Comments (0)
Takeaways that Take Us Closer to Healthcare Transformation

Real and positive change is taking place in CV healthcare, as evidenced at the recent CV Transforum conference. Lori Walsh shares a few key takeaways and hot topics from several of the conference presentations. 


Apr19

How are We Doing? Peer Survey Responses that May Surprise You

Posted by: Joseph Sasson Ph.D. on Thursday, April 19, 2018 | Comments (0)
How are We Doing? Peer Survey Responses that May Surprise You

If you missed the MedAxiom CV Transforum Spring’18 conference in Ponte Vedra, FL last week, you missed a lot. While there was enough content to fill plenty of future blog posts, Joe Sasson will focus on two topics today: 1) The new MedAxcess database; and 2) An exploration of audience responses to survey questions posed throughout the conference.