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July 30th, Jill Kinney & Bill McBride: Fitness – Wellness – Medical Integration as a Viable & Effective Business Model

July 30th, Jill Kinney & Bill McBride: Fitness – Wellness – Medical Integration as a Viable & Effective Business Model

There are many challenges being faced by mission-driven healthcare organizations, especially during these Covid-19 times.  Some of the realities revolve around the reduction of elective procedures, overall shortages in revenue, changes in patient behavior, the increased cost of chronic care patient management and the rising sedentary and obese populations.  Jill and Bill will share an overview of the medical fitness opportunity and examples of successful business solutions that bring a new and appealing Win-Win-Win approach.  Patient – Health Care Provider…

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June 23rd, Dana Jacoby, M.B.A., M.H.S., Five Things You Need to Know About the Future of Healthcare

June 23rd, Dana Jacoby, M.B.A., M.H.S., Five Things You Need to Know About the Future of Healthcare

Efficiency and Evolution: The challenge of scale and sale in the brave new world of healthcare. The turn of the 2020 decade promised the most lucrative transaction market in the history of healthcare – until it didn’t. Instead, the COVID-19 crisis erupted across the world and changed the landscape of the medical industry and altered the course of everything from practice management to private equity transactions. A seasoned professional in the hospital and healthcare arena with sub-specialization in urology, oncology,…

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April 2nd, Stephen Hyde, MBA, “How America’s Employers Can Fix Health Care”

April 2nd, Stephen Hyde, MBA, “How America’s Employers Can Fix Health Care”

Important Changes for the Denver Medical Study Group’s Upcoming Meeting. We recognize that our country is in the midst of extraordinary circumstances due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic. Our primary concern is for the health of our DMSG Community, our guests, and our venue host, Saint Joseph Hospital, and all healthcare providers. To comply with the current CDC guidelines, we have made the decision to change our meeting venue to a virtual conference. This way, you will be able to participate from the…

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February 27, 2020, Robert K. Smoldt, MBA, Associate Director Healthcare Delivery and Policy Program, ASU

February 27, 2020, Robert K. Smoldt, MBA, Associate Director Healthcare Delivery and Policy Program, ASU

“Medicare for All? Something Else? What Would You Do?” Robert K. Smoldt, MBA, Associate Director Healthcare Delivery and Policy Program, ASU Emeritus CAO, Mayo Clinic In this session, Mr. Smoldt will describe three different health reform directions which the US could use to get the country to universal coverage — one direction would be “Medicare for All/Single Payer”. The other two would include: (2) the Federal Employees Health Benefit Program w private insurance option and (3) build on the ACA…

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Where Should I Get My Medical Care?

Where Should I Get My Medical Care?

I don’t feel well. What do I do now? Where should I go for my care? That is a loaded question. Do you have a choice? Don’t have a choice – Trauma, Medicaid, where your physician has privileges Have a choice – How do you find out where to go Yep – super user friendly. Using Hospital Compare from the CMS website, users can compare hospitals against a number of variables. This tool is also available for nursing homes I…

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