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Heart to Heart – Partnering with Industry to Drive Value in the System - Dr. Jerry Blackwell

  April 13, 2018

Dr. Blackwell discusses how partnering with Philips Volcano has helped Ballad Health transition from volume to value-based care. He describes the quality and cost measures associated with this joint initiative, who ultimately benefits from the partnership, and how long it took to implement this risk-sharing program. Also, he shares what he believes to be the keys to a successful partnership between industry and health systems.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Outsourcing and Partnerships
Document Type: Heart to Heart


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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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Heart to Heart – The Future of Interventional Cardiology - Dr. Allison Dupont & Jarl Blijd

  April 13, 2018

Are you looking to improve your interventional cardiology program or planning to build one in the future? MedAxiom’s Anne Beekman sits down with Dr. Allison Dupont of Northeast Georgia Medical Center, and Jarl Blijd of Philips HealthTech, to discuss best practices for building an interventional cardiology program: both how to optimize your procedural workflow, and how to make the safest, most effective work environment for your program. They also share what innovative technologies they expect to play a major role in helping programs achieve value-based goals in the future.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Interventional Cardiologist, TAVR Program
Document Type: Heart to Heart


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Webinar Recording: BPCI Advanced: Updates from CMS and Details on the New Pricing Methodology

  April 26, 2018

Speakers:
Ginger Biesbrock – Vice President, MedAxiom Consulting
Keely Macmillan – General Manager, BPCI Advanced, Archway Health

This webinar provides an overview of the new pricing model and its implications for providers, including efficient providers. The webinar also covers updates on the program from CMS as well as next steps in the application process. 

 

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
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Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Fall'17: Care Variation: Reducing Clinical Variation - Dr. Fry

CV Transforum Fall'17: Care Variation: Reducing Clinical Variation - Dr. Fry

  October 12, 2017

There are those who would sum up clinical variation this way: “We’ll all get along if everyone does things my way.” In an effort to find solutions, this session will focus on the impact of clinical variation at the system, hospital/ practice, and individual level on clinical outcome, cost of care, efficiency, and care team design. Specific examples, case studies, and tools to address controlling variation will be discussed.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
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Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Fall'17: EMBRACE: Ideas for a New Health Care System for the 21st Century - Dr. Gilead Lancaster

CV Transforum Fall'17: EMBRACE: Ideas for a New Health Care System for the 21st Century - Dr. Gilead Lancaster

  October 12, 2017

EMBRACE offers a bipartisan method to accomplish basic universal health coverage while eliminating some of the politically incendiary programs such as Medicare, Medicaid and the ACA. Further, it continues participation of for-profit health insurance companies with some “free-market” features without compromising the patient’s health or adversely affecting the publicly funded system. Dr. Lancaster will explain the need for a new health care system and the possible effects of EMBRACE on patients, doctors, hospitals, businesses, and government.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
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Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


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Webinar Recording: Preparing for BPCI Advanced

  January 15, 2018

Speakers:
Joel Sauer, MBA – Vice President, MedAxiom Consulting
Keely Macmillan – General Manager, BPCI Advanced, Archway Health
Dave Terry – CEO & Co-Founder, Archway Health

With the CMS announcement about the new Bundled Payment Care Initiative (BPCI) Advanced, MedAxiom Consulting and Archway Health hosted a BPCI Advanced webinar to help the CV community prepare. 

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Bundled payments, Governmental Incentive Programs, Medicare Payment Policy
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


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The Impact of Transradial and Same-Day Discharge on the Delivery of Care: A Panel Discussion

  October 30, 2017

Terumo Business Edge and MedAxiom recently hosted a panel discussion with top interventional cardiologists from around the country to focus on current practices and advances around transradial and same-day discharge. Watch this informative video to learn more about how and why many programs are adopting lean approaches to PCI to increase cath lab throughput, quality outcomes, financial efficiency and patient satisfaction.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Cath Lab Management, Clinical Program Development, Operations and Performance Management, Process Redesign, Process Redesign/Performance Improvement Teams, Program Development
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations,


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Heart to Heart: Pritikin Success Story - Intensive Cardiac Rehab Program

  October 13, 2017

Kevin Moore, Executive Director of Michigan Heart, sits down with MedAxiom's Joseph Sasson, to describe his program's journey with the Pritikin Intensive Cardiac Rehab Program. He says that the decision to implement an intensive cardiac rehab program was a "no brainer" because of the significant value that it brings to patients, to physicians and to the business. He offers advice to those who may be considering starting such a program.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Cardiac Rehab, Population Health, Program Development, Weight Loss Clinics, Wellness Clinics
Document Type: Heart to Heart


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17: Institutionalizing Change - Operationalizing Improvements and Implementing Change Over Multiple Locations - Atkinson & Waldlington

CV Transforum Spring'17: Institutionalizing Change - Operationalizing Improvements and Implementing Change Over Multiple Locations - Atkinson & Waldlington

  April 19, 2017

This panel will share their learnings about one of the greatest challenges facing CV leaders today – how to develop an improvement and then spread it across multiple locations to achieve “systemness” and consistency of performance.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Continuous Process Improvement, Organizational Culture, Process Redesign, Strategy and Program Development
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations