Unbundling the Cardiac Bundle – Success with Episode Payment Models

Date:  Thursday, April 13, 2017
Time:  11 a.m.–Noon Central time
CPE Credit:  One CPE credit in the Specialized Knowledge field of study may be awarded upon verification of participant attendance.
Presenters:  Eric Rogers

Eric Rogers

Senior Managing Consultant

Health Care Performance Advisory Services

Health Care

910 E. St. Louis Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 1190
Springfield, MO 65801-1190 (65806)


, Lucy Zhang &

Lucy Zhang

Senior Consultant II

Health Care Performance Advisory Services

Health Care

One Metropolitan Square
211 N. Broadway, Suite 600
St. Louis, MO 63102-2733

St. Louis

David Stein, Strategic Medical Consultants

The episode payment model announcement from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is an example of how the health care industry is quickly shifting toward Alternative Payment Models. How prepared is your organization to succeed in this new environment? This complimentary webinar will provide an overview of the cardiac bundle mandate and a discussion on how to align your physicians. In addition, there will be a demonstration of the tools that can help you make data-driven decisions, implement best practices and measure your performance against financial, operational and clinical goals.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the risk potential of being reactive to payment reform
  • Identify ways to use data to identify opportunities and manage outlier risk
  • Describe how to strategically assess and select collaborators


CPE Information

Audience:  Hospital and health system COOs, CEOs, CFOs, CNOs, CMOs, reimbursement directors, decision support team members and cardiovascular and orthopedic service line staff
Program Level:  Intermediate
Delivery Method:  Group internet-based
Advance Preparation:  Read “Cardiac Arrest:  Hospitals in Mandatory Cardiac Bundling Announced”
Prerequisites:  Attendees need to have a basic understanding of the current fee-for-service reimbursement model.
Refund Policy:  There is no fee associated with this webinar.


Contact Information
If you have concerns or would like information regarding program cancellation policies or CPE credit, contact us at training@bkd.com or 800.472.2745.


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