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Heart to Heart – Achieving the Quadruple Aim - Dr. Edward Fry

  April 12, 2018

This conversation highlights: how Ascension and St. Vincent approach the Quadruple Aim; how they engender provider engagement; what particular strength of millennials in the workforce may outweigh their perceived weaknesses; how Dr. Fry's organization measures provider engagement; and how it is having a positive effect on patient satisfaction.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Care Team Development, Leadership, Patient Satisfaction, Physician Optimization, Provider Compensation
Document Type: Heart to Heart


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CV Transforum Spring'17 Breakout: Optimizing Performance of the Service Line - A Panel Discussion

  April 19, 2017

Hear real-life success stories from both integrated and private groups as this panel discusses: • Governance and leadership is the foundation of a functional service line. We will review of sample structures and details on what works and what doesn’t. • Economic alignment is critical in order to thrive in a value economy. Choosing how and what to incent beyond simple production is also key. Learn what pitfalls to avoid and how the process of achieving alignment can happen. • With the advent of bundled payments and accountability far outside the hospital walls, physicians and administrators are responsible for areas beyond their direct control. Hear how the service line model is well-positioned in this new environment.

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Topic: Cardiovascular Service Line
Tagged: Bundled payments, Cardiac bundles, Care Team Development, Continuous Process Improvement, Governance Structure, Hospital-Physician Alignment, Leadership, Operations and Performance Management, Organizational Culture, Performance Management Reporting, Physician-Administrative Dyad Team, Strategic Planning
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


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Heart to Heart – Episode Payment Models: Are You Ready? - Ginger Biesbrock and Joel Sauer

  April 19, 2017

Ginger Biesbrock and Joel Sauer, Vice Presidents of MedAxiom Consulting, share their expertise: How to prepare for Episode Payment Models (EPMs); What to look out for in a culture that lacks physician engagement; How to identify physician champions and dyad partners best-suited to lead EPMs; and What to do if you have not been chosen by CMS for EPMs.

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Topic: Governance and Leadership
Tagged: Bundled payments, Leadership, Physician-Administrative Dyad Team
Document Type: Heart to Heart


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Fall’16: Cardio-Hospitalist Program - A Different Matrix for Delivery of CV Care - Dr. Fernando Triana

CV Transforum Fall’16: Cardio-Hospitalist Program - A Different Matrix for Delivery of CV Care - Dr. Fernando Triana

  October 28, 2016

Speaker: Fernando Triana,MD, Medical Director Cardiovascular Service Line, Methodist Healthcare System; San Antonio, TX

In this presentation, Dr. Triana will lay out his program’s journey of developing a groundbreaking hospitalist program in San Antonio. He will discuss the effects on mortality, morbidity, LOS and cost per case, as well as share before and after statistics and how this program has helped transform the CV division within Methodist Hospital.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Ambulatory Practice Specialty Clinics, Call Coverage, Hospital-Physician Alignment, Job Description, Leadership, Outsourcing and Partnerships, Physicians, Quality Management, RVU and Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


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CV Transforum Fall’16: The CV Landscape - A Panel Discussion

  October 28, 2016

Speakers:
Amit Amin, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital
Tim Attebery, President/CEO, Holston Valley Medical Center
Ryan Graver, President, MedAxiom Ventures, MedAxiom
Thomas Klevan, MD, Medical Director of the Cardiac Service Line, Sentara Healthcare; Norfolk, VA
David Konur, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer, Cardiovascular Institute of the South, APMC; Houma, LA
David Wolinsky, MD, FACC, MASNC, Head Nuclear Cardiology, Cleveland Clinic; Weston, FL, President, American Society Nuclear Cardiology

This panel discussion will cover how the health care landscape has impacted cardiovascular services in regards to innovations, industry and the practical approach to providing value to our patients. What are the barriers as well as the benefits? We will look at this from the perspective of the physician, the corporate partner, and the patient. Can we settle into this changing landscape?

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Affordable Care Act, Appropriate Use Criteria, Benchmarking, Care Team Development, Clinical Program Development, Co-Management, Decision Support Tools, Governance Structure, Hospital-Physician Alignment, Integration, Leadership, MACRA, Organizational Culture, Payer Contracting, Performance Management Reporting, Process Redesign, Strategic Planning
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


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CV Transforum Fall’16: The Maryland Model - Dr. Bernadette Loftus

  October 28, 2016

Speaker: Bernadette Loftus, MD, Associate Executive Director for the Mid-Atlantic States The Permanente Medical Group; Rockville, MD

According to the World Health Organization, the United States spends more per capita on health care than any other developed country. Learn how The State of Maryland’s approach enhances patient experience, improves population health outcomes, and lowers total cost of care. In this presentation, Dr. Bernadette Loftus will discuss Maryland’s all-payer budget model for hospitals and the results to date, explore lessons learned, and talk about what’s next in expanding the model. Takeaways include: initiatives and strategies hospitals are pursuing to succeed under a global revenue cap; impact of the all-payer model on efforts to improve population health in the state; and lessons from the all-payer model about how payment reform may evolve nationally.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Affordable Care Act, Benchmarking, Clinical Program Development, Governmental Incentive Programs, Leadership, Legal Structure, MACRA, Meaningful Use, Medicare Payment Policy, Operations Reporting, Organizational Culture, Payer Contracting, Performance Management Reporting, Process Redesign, Program Development, Quality Management
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


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Mount Carmel Case Study: Creating a Culture of Excellence

MedAxiom Consulting helps Mt. Carmel Columbus Cardiology Consultants increase profitability by 233% while creating a culture of excellence.

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Topic: Cardiovascular Service Line
Tagged: Clinical Program Development, Leadership, Operations and Performance Management, Strategy and Program Development
Document Type: Case Studies