The Cutting Edge of Medical Technology Content, Community & Collaboration
Time: August 21, 2017 from 10am to 11am
Location: Online Event
Street: 161 Mission Falls Lane, Suite 216
Website or Map: http://www.mentorhealth.com/c…
Event Type: webinar
Organized By: Netzealous -MentorHealth
Latest Activity: May 17
Training Options Duration: 60 Minutes
Monday, August 21, 2017 | 10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT
Overview: Bundled Payments are becoming more and more recognized as the preferred method of value-based reimbursement by CMS and several other commercial payers. In this presentation this type of payment method will be explained in detail and real-life examples will be given of how bundled payments actually work. In addition, providers will learn ways to optimize their performance under a bundled payment paradigm and how to negotiate bundled service agreements to their best advantage.
Why should you Attend: It is critical for providers to understand the emerging CMS payment models and how these new reimbursement structures affect their organizations. Providers should attend this session to learn how to optimize their performance under a bundled payment paradigm and how to negotiate bundled service agreements to their best advantage.
Areas Covered in the Session:
Explain the key components of bundled payments and how this reimbursement methodology works
Describe the main differences between bundled payments and capitation payments and why one (bundles) is felt to be superior at driving higher value into the healthcare delivery system
List the key capabilities that providers will need to acquire in order to optimize their performance under a bundled payment agreement
Who Will Benefit:
Ellis "Mac" Knight is senior vice president and chief medical officer of Coker Group. With over 30 years in the healthcare arena, he has developed significant experience and knowledge in this industry. Prior to joining Coker, Dr. Knight served as the chief physician and clinical integration officer for Palmetto Health in Columbia, South Carolina, where he oversaw Palmetto Health’s employed physician network and helped to develop and manage their clinical integration program – The Palmetto Health Quality Collaborative. Prior to that, he was Palmetto Health Richland's vice president for medical affairs.
Dr. Knight graduated from Stanford University with a BA degree in Human Biology and received his degree, cum laude, in medicine from the University of Oregon Health Science Center's School of Medicine. He earned an MBA from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and holds fellowships in the American College of Physicians, the Society of Hospital Medicine and the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Dr. Knight oversees Coker Group’s hospital strategy and operations services and serves as Coker Group’s chief medical officer. He has a special interest and expertise in population health management, clinical care process design, cost accounting and hospital – physician integration.
Phone No: 1-800-385-1607