physician engagement

Risk-contract engagement strategies should differ for independent, employed docsIf your organization is managing a risk-based contract, you are likely working hard to engage physicians. But are you modifying those efforts based on whether physicians are independent or employed? Here’s why you should.
Five ACO success tips from Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization CEOFind out what worked for this value-based physician and hospital network and Accountable Care Organization in Massachusetts.
Five ways to increase physician engagementOne expert says incentive programs to motivate physicians miss the mark. Here’s what he recommends instead.
Payers Can Help with the Joy of MedicinePayers have a direct interest in preserving independent physician practices and helping all physicians regain the Joy of Medicine.
Healthcare quality, cost expert shares critical advice
Healthcare quality, cost expert shares critical adviceA discussion with Thomas H. Lee, MD, chief medical officer, Press Ganey
Five strategies that drive higher value careDoug Chaet, senior vice president, Provider Networks and Value-Based Solutions at Independence Blue Cross, shares five strategies that can help providers succeed in value-based reimbursement models.
Meaningful Use final rule: 4 Tips for hospitalsHospitals and physicians must be diligent in the implementation of their meaningful use business or strategic plan.
Volunteering: The benefits and risks for physiciansUsing your medical skills to help out in the community can be rewarding, but physicians must make sure they consider the liability implications before lending a hand.
Five ways to improve payer-provider relations
Physician engagement tips for healthcare systemsAs healthcare systems move toward new payment and delivery models, physicians are the key to success.