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Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17: APP Utilization Models - Successes and Challenges - Ende, Recchia & Biesbrock

CV Transforum Spring'17: APP Utilization Models - Successes and Challenges - Ende, Recchia & Biesbrock

Utilizing Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) has been on the cardiovascular service radar for years. Yet we still struggle to become efficient and find models that benefit all stakeholders. This presentation will include the perspectives of two practices, featuring details on the challenges and successes of their unique models. Ginger Biesbrock, with her experience as a PA in the cardiovascular world, will serve as moderator. Break with Corporate Partners and Exhibitors.

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Topic: Practice Operations
Tagged: Advanced Practicing Providers (APPs), Ambulatory Practice Staffing Plans, Care Team Development
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


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

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


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17: Keynote - The Current and Future State of Health Care - CAA Panel Discussion

CV Transforum Spring'17: Keynote - The Current and Future State of Health Care - CAA Panel Discussion

This panel, representing members of the Cardiology Advocacy Alliance Board of Directors, shares their learnings from the April 2017 CAA Board Legislative Fly-In and meetings with key legislators. The panel explores the latest legislative policies and administrative changes that are impacting CV health care. What can we expect regarding future health policy decisions from Washington and how do we decide what to do, how to do it and when to start? How do we navigate such significant change with so much uncertainty? What is the real new normal and when will it arrive?

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Topic: Healthcare Policy
Tagged: Legislative Affairs (CAA)
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations



Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17: MACRA - Lessons Learned in the First 90 Days - Biga & Sauer

CV Transforum Spring'17: MACRA - Lessons Learned in the First 90 Days - Biga & Sauer

Hear the most up-to-the-moment MACRA news and insights from the experts as the real MACRA journey begins (2017 began the measurement period for the first year of MACRA). The discussion will look at this complicated replacement to the broken SGR and provide detailed information on the practical applications of this challenging law.

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Topic: Healthcare Policy
Tagged: MACRA, Medicare Payment Policy, QRUR
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17: Legal Update - My Hospital System is Losing Millions on Physician Practices: Is it a Death Sentence? - Roger Strode

CV Transforum Spring'17: Legal Update - My Hospital System is Losing Millions on Physician Practices: Is it a Death Sentence? - Roger Strode

Recent DOJ settlements provide clear evidence that hospital losses on physician practices are clearly targeted. Anecdotal evidence suggests that losses on physician practices are common among many hospitals. This presentation will cover questions that hospital boards and executives, as well as physician-stakeholders, must consider.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Compliance Plans, Fair Market Value, Hospital-Physician Alignment, Integration, Legal, Legal Structure, Policies and Procedures, Provider Compensation, Strategic Planning, Strategy and Program Development
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17: Dyad Leadership - How to Make the Relationship Work - A Panel Discussion

CV Transforum Spring'17: Dyad Leadership - How to Make the Relationship Work - A Panel Discussion

In this panel discussion, we will hear from both physicians and administrators about the importance and key components of dyad leadership. There will be a Q&A session at the end of the presentation that will provide a unique opportunity for attendees to ask about and focus on specific areas of interest related to the topic.

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Topic: Governance and Leadership
Tagged: Hospital-Physician Alignment, Physician-Administrative Dyad Team
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17: Whatís Your Ambulatory Strategy? - A Panel Discussion

CV Transforum Spring'17: Whatís Your Ambulatory Strategy? - A Panel Discussion

With increasing payment regulations and continued focus on costs and quality, recent years have seen a rapid increase in select outpatient medical services—including diagnostic and interventional procedures—being performed in various outpatient settings. Complex procedures are increasingly possible in outpatient facilities due to new medical technologies, minimally invasive procedural techniques, new anesthesia and pain control techniques, all of which have been shown to significantly reduce costs, prevent complications and allow patients to return home more quickly. This panel discussion will explore multiple perspectives and approaches to ambulatory care in 2017, including free standing cath labs and hospital based ambulatory strategies utilizing same day discharge programs, to optimize care delivery.

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Topic: Cardiovascular Service Line
Tagged: Ambulatory Practice Specialty Clinics, Ambulatory Practice Staffing Plans
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17 Breakout: Physician Burnout - New Perspectives on the Problem and Solutions - Baum & Schleeter

CV Transforum Spring'17 Breakout: Physician Burnout - New Perspectives on the Problem and Solutions - Baum & Schleeter

This discussion will examine the root causes of physician distress, including our limitations as humans trying to process and communicate great quantities of data with heavier production requirements, tighter schedules and better quality outcomes. The presentation will also explore ideas on how to approach this increasingly urgent issue. The answers may be found in working with EHR designers to streamline processes and human performance experts to improve output.

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Topic: Health Care Transformation
Tagged: Physician Optimization, Slow Down
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations


Thumbnail image for CV Transforum Spring'17 Breakout: The RN Role in a Busy Ambulatory CV Program - Goeke, Moore & Biesbrock

CV Transforum Spring'17 Breakout: The RN Role in a Busy Ambulatory CV Program - Goeke, Moore & Biesbrock

As we look at how we are delivering care to our patients – the way we use our team members is very important. The role of the office-based RN is key and our focus needs to help ensure that RNs are utilized appropriately and at their full license- level. This presentation will include the perspectives of two practices, featuring details on the challenges and successes of their unique models.

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Topic: Patient Care Delivery
Tagged: Care Team Development, Clinical Program Development, Quality Management
Document Type: Webcast/Presentations