Arizona Healthcare Financial Management Association (AZHFMA)

Event Detail

Unbundling the Cardiac Bundle – Success with Episode Payment Models

Thursday, April 13
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

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The episode payment model announcement from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is an example of how the health care industry is quickly shifting toward Alternative Payment Models. How prepared is your organization to succeed in this new environment? This complimentary webinar will provide an overview of the cardiac bundle mandate and a discussion on how to align your physicians. In addition, there will be a demonstration of the tools that can help you make data-driven decisions, implement best practices and measure your performance against financial, operational and clinical goals.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

• Recognize the risk potential of being reactive to payment reform
• Identify ways to use data to identify opportunities and manage outlier risk
• Describe how to strategically assess and select collaborators

The Presenters
Eric Rogers
Eric is a member of BKD National Health Care Group and leads a team of professionals dedicated to helping clients understand and implement new revenue models, including bundled payments. He assists health care organizations with emerging reimbursement models, including reviewing existing operations for success with a new payment model. Eric has 12 years of experience in the health care industry.

David Stein, MD, FACS
David is a physician and the president of Strategic Medical Consultants. Previously, he was a not-for-profit insurance company executive and an operating clinically integrated network’s finance chairman. These experiences have helped David prepare to tackle the emerging payment reform models—he’s excited to help health systems navigate reform that changes how care is provided and compensated. David understands the value of innovations during reform and acknowledges the importance of progress.

Lucy Zhang
Lucy is a member of BKD National Health Care Group and provides consulting services to post-acute care and hospital providers. Her services include reimbursement consulting, care redesign and process improvement. Prior to joining BKD, Lucy was a registered nurse for three years.

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CPE credit available
One CPE credit in Specialized Knowledge field of study may be awarded upon verification of participant attendance.

Technical Support
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