Connecting with the Greater Healthcare System: Urgent Care in ACOs, Skinny Networks, Capitation, etc. (Hospital Owned UC)
1 hour Audio and Power Point Presentation
Recorded April 28, 2015
At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to:
- Define Clinical Integrated Network (CIN)
- List 4 Models for minor episodic health care
- Contrast Population Health with Traditional Fee For Service Medicine
- Describe optimizing the Costs of Care
- List 4 steps to Market your Center to a Healthcare System and/or CINs
Michael F. Boyle, MD, MBA, FACEP
Dr. Boyle is the Regional Medical Director for ECI Healthcare Partner’s Inc. managing hospital affiliated Emergency Departments and Urgent Care Centers in the Northeastern United States. He is trained and board certified in Emergency Medicine with over 20 years of clinical and administrative experience, is a certified DOT Examiner, and obtained an MBA in Healthcare Management. He published the first book on the management of Urgent Care Centers (The Healthcare Executives Guide to Urgent Cares Center and Freestanding EDs, 2012, Healhtleaders media, www.hcpro.com) and has written extensively on emergency medicine, urgent care, provider efficiency and operations management in healthcare. He lectures with UCAOA and several other organizations along with providing consultative services to hospital systems, private venders, and interested investors. Working with over 20 healthcare systems, he has assisted in ED/Urgent Care design, Hospital Wide Efficiency, Patient Satisfaction, Revenue Cycle Management, and Healthcare reform processes. He works in telemedicine and triage programs providing direct patient care, evalautes revenue potential and flow improvements with directed patient referrals.
Disclosures: The above faculty had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
The Urgent Care Association of America designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education. Credit for this course is good for 1 year after purchase.
Urgent Care Management Certificate (UCMC) Credit
This course is designated for 1 credit of Marketing and Copmmunications towards the Urgent Care Management Certificate.
Submitting for Credit:
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