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Heart to Heart – Variation to Validation: How to Use Data

Unwarranted clinical variation was the #1 concern of 54% of healthcare executives in a recent industry survey. Is data the answer? Two cardiovascular leaders share their groups’ journeys and how they foresee the future of data in this value-based system.

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Topic: Health Information Technology
Tagged: Benchmarking
Document Type: Heart to Heart


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Heart to Heart – Re-engineering Care Delivery for Value-Based Success

If the goals are to improve patient outcomes, succeed in risk payment models and improve the healthcare experience for all, then how can cardiovascular leaders re-engineer care delivery? What are the challenges, first steps and keys to success?

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Topic: Patient Care Delivery
Tagged: Patient Satisfaction, Payment Reform, VALUE vs RVU compensation
Document Type: Heart to Heart


Thumbnail image for Heart to Heart – Bundled Payments & Cost Avoidance - Dr. Amit Amin

Heart to Heart – Bundled Payments & Cost Avoidance - Dr. Amit Amin

Prepared for bundled payments? Are cost avoidance strategies, like same-day discharge and care pathway optimization, the keys to success? Dr. Amit Amin says 60-70% of costs are attributable to index hospitalization. So how do we mitigate inpatient costs for cardiovascular healthcare?

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Topic: Financial Management
Tagged: Bundled payments, Strategy and Program Development
Document Type: Heart to Heart


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Webinar Recording: APP Utilization for Specialty Programs

Speaker: Ginger Biesbrock PA-C, MPH, MPAS, AACC – Vice President, MedAxiom Consulting

This webinar includes an in-depth review of current Advanced Practice Provider (APP) utilization within CV specialty programs and offers insights for the future use of APPs in these areas.

Our operational review of APP utilization looks at roles and responsibilities, and covers schedule examples, etc.

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Topic: Human Resources and Staffing
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Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


Thumbnail image for Webinar Recording: Analyzing your BPCI Advanced Data and Target Prices

Webinar Recording: Analyzing your BPCI Advanced Data and Target Prices

 

Speaker: Keely Macmillan, BPCI General Manager, Archway Health

CMS has released BPCI Advanced data and target prices to providers who submitted a non-binding application to the program. In this webinar, Archway Health General Manager, Keely Macmillan, will orient providers to the data and cover the critical questions they should be asking as they evaluate their opportunity in the program.   

 

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Topic: Provider Compensation
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Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


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

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

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


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

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

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


Webinar Recording: BPCI Advanced as a Foundation for Success in Commercial and Employer Bundle Payment Arrangements

Through the implementation of bundle programs including BPCI, CJR, OCM, and BPCI Advanced, CMS has been a catalyst in the uptake of episode based arrangements in the commercial and employer market. In this webinar, Archway Health Chief Executive Officer, Dave Terry, and Chief Analytics Officer, Mah-J Soobader, PhD, will review bundle payment trends in the private market, and discuss how providers can use experience and data in BPCI Advanced to prepare for success in commercial payer and employer arrangements.

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Topic: Provider Compensation
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Thumbnail image for Heart to Heart – APP Utilization: Lessons Learned - Dr. Vance Chunn & Dr. Joseph Goeke

Heart to Heart – APP Utilization: Lessons Learned - Dr. Vance Chunn & Dr. Joseph Goeke

CV program leaders share how they learned to best utilize Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) in both the clinic and hospital settings, how their APP governance structures were developed, and what challenges they overcame along the way.

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Topic: Human Resources and Staffing
Tagged: Advanced Practicing Providers (APPs), Governance Structure, Staffing Strategies
Document Type: Heart to Heart


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Webinar Recording: APP Schedules: How Do I Optimize?

Speaker:

Ginger Biesbrock PA-C, MPH, MPAS, AACC – Vice President, MedAxiom Consulting

This webinar is designed to provide participants with guidelines to optimize APP scheduling to benefit providers and patients. It will discuss developing a strategy to have APPS seeing the right patients on the right schedule, review the barriers that are prohibiting effective schedule utilization and outline a step-by-step approach to reach the ideal state for your program. 

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Topic: Human Resources and Staffing
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Document Type: Webcast/Presentations