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Physician Fee Schedule Proposal Generates Calls for Changes

By: Margaret Dick Tocknell, for HealthLeaders Media, September 10, 2012

Public comments on a proposed rule to set the Medicare physician fee schedule for 2013 provide insight into the complicated fee structure and focus on care coordination, misvalued codes, multiple procedure payment reductions, telehealth services, and scope of practice for certified registered nurse anesthetists.

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Nonprofit Hospitals Shifting Investment Portfolios

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, September 10, 2012

The move away from bonds and other fixed income securities toward more diverse portfolios could make nonprofit healthcare organizations less vulnerable to market swings, analysis from Commonfund shows.

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Better Heart Attack Care Stems from Innovative Leadership

By: Philip Betbeze, for HealthLeaders Media, September 7, 2012

A New York hospital's novel attempts to strengthen its relationships with local emergency medical service providers has resulted in lower lengths of stay, improved communication, and better patient care.

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Webcast: Marketing & Metrics—The Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Health Way

By: July 30, 2012

Date: Sept. 14, 2012, 1:00–2:30 p.m. ET

Can you prove the value of your marketing efforts to your organization's bottom line? Learn how marketing leaders from Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Health Services capture, track, and measure the impact of their marketing programs to demonstrate ROI and better support organizational business objectives. Get proven strategies from industry leaders in a new interview-driven format, expanded Q&A, online forum, takeaway presentation, and 60-day post-event on-demand access.

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Webcast: Managing Disruptive Docs in a New Era of Hospital-Physician Relations

By: August 17, 2012

Date: Sept. 17, 1:00–2:30 p.m. (ET)

Left unchecked, disruptive physicians do more than just create a negative work environment; they endanger patient care and can lead to million-dollar lawsuits and bad publicity. Top experts from Sanford Health and other leading organizations demonstrate early intervention techniques and a range of effective resources that can help you reduce behavioral problems, retain star physicians, and create a healthier workplace. Register Today

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