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Apr05

Re-engineering the way we deliver healthcare: we have to do better!

Posted by: Ginger Biesbrock, PA-C, MPH, MPAS, AACC on Thursday, April 5, 2018 | Comments (0)
Re-engineering the way we deliver healthcare: we have to do better!

When it comes to CV healthcare delivery, we know we can do it right. The question is: how can we redesign it so it is done right consistently?


Mar29

Cardiology is a Team Sport

Posted by: Joel Sauer on Thursday, March 29, 2018 | Comments (1)
Cardiology is a Team Sport

Cardiology delivers the greatest value when all of the component parts are working in sync, focusing not just on the product within a particular clinical focus area, but on the whole patient. To achieve success, Joel Sauer explains that the entire organization, from governance and leadership to the workforce deployment strategy and provider compensation model, must orient around the cardiology team.


Mar22

Where Did That Competitor Come From?

Posted by: Pat White on Thursday, March 22, 2018 | Comments (0)
Where Did That Competitor Come From?

CV practices may need to look beyond the imaging center around the corner or hospital in the next town to understand their competition. Pat White shares examples of non-traditional competitors that are changing the landscape of modern healthcare delivery.


Mar15

Counting your chickens? Not so fast...

Posted by: Cherie Kelly-Aduli on Thursday, March 15, 2018 | Comments (0)
Counting your chickens? Not so fast

MACRA expert Cherie Kelly-Aduli explains that MIPS eligible clinicians still have several ways to avoid the 4% negative payment adjustment in 2019 from program year 2017. Alert: Important CMS deadline coming up on 3/31/18.


Mar08

The Importance of Documentation and Coding in Risk Adjustment

Posted by: Nicole Knight on Thursday, March 8, 2018 | Comments (0)
The Importance of Documentation and Coding in Risk Adjustment

Failing to adequately capture a patient's risk through documentation and coding may lead to an inaccurately low level of attributed risk and eventually to reduced reimbursement, payment penalties and exclusion from markets. Nicole Knight wants you to think about how accurate and thorough documentation and coding can provide the best chance of shared savings and, in turn, help with the successful management of your patient population.