On February 24, 2016 Dr. John Peabody delivered an engaging presentation around structuring partnerships under the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Comprehensive Joint Replacement Bundle Program (CJR). Dr. Peabody and Jay Sultan of Edifecs provided examples of hands-on approaches for hospitals to strategically align orthopedic surgeons and post-acute providers under the CJR program. The presentation focused on tools that providers can use to help manage their performance to be successful under the new value-based environment.
The informative webinar focused on the following elements:
- Learning about the impact of unwarranted clinical variation on quality and cost.
- Tools and strategies for measuring clinical practice variation and engaging physicians in the new value-based environment.
- Examples in which hospital leadership can partner with their physician leaders to standardize practice under the CJR bundle.
- Effective strategies for accountability and alignment in the inpatient care and post-acute care through physician engagement and education.
A full audio recording of the webinar can be accessed here.