History
Icon-add-to-playlist Icon-download Icon-drawer-up
Share this ... ×
...
By ...
Embed:
Copy
Facebook Twitter Rss
American College of
Osteopathic Family Physicians
Category: Medicine
Location:
The ACOFP Podcast is designed to provide Osteopathic Family Physicians, Residents and Students a resource to access hot topics and recorded lectures. Topics include: Updates in Immunizations, Technology in Medicine, Family/Work Balance, Clinical R ...more
The ACOFP Podcast is designed to provide Osteopathic Family Physicians, Residents and Students a resource to access hot topics and recorded lectures. Topics include: Updates in Immunizations, Technology in Medicine, Family/Work Balance, Clinical Readiness, and more.
100x100_11712412


by ACOFP
x
take it with you
Iphone5s_trans go mobile with PodOmatic's new iPhone app.
don't have an iPhone? no problem »
x
loading results... Loader
loading results... Loader
x
No results found.
August 01, 2018 07:00 AM PDT
Stacy Benson, DO is a family physician and owner of Paradigm Family Health, a direct primary care practice (DPC) in Dallas, Texas. In this episode, she shares learnings about the inner workings of her DPC practice. She reviews start-up costs, and how to set pricing for patients for office visits, tests, and screening. Dr. Benson actively recruits her patients from various civic activities, and lots of networking. Her enthusiasm for DPC shows! This episode was organized by the ACOFP Advanced Alternative Payment Committee.
July 10, 2018 07:31 AM PDT
This podcast is a “tell all” about starting and maintaining a successful Direct Primary Care (DPC) practice; an interesting and less complex environment for family physicians. Chris Larson, DO is the CEO of Austin, Texas-based Euphoria Health DPC, which he founded three years ago. Dr. Larson provides answers to common DPC questions about start-up costs, number of patients in a typical practice, potential income, overhead costs, marketing a DPC practice, and contracting with labs and imaging facilities to get the best rates. This podcast was organized by the ACOFP Alternative Payment Model Committee.
July 23, 2018 07:39 AM PDT
Small things have a big impact on patients. Listen as Christopher Scuderi, DO, Associate Chair, Department of Family Medicine, U. Florida shares insightful ideas on how to improve patient satisfaction while delivering quality care. Change involves not just the physician, but everyone in the office. In reviewing feedback from patients seen in the clinic, he understands what patients are dissatisfied with and comes up with novel solutions. A negative review on social media can be devastating. Ensure your patients keep coming back happy with this comprehensive guide to improving patient satisfaction. This episode was organized as a Member Service by the ACOFP Alternative Payment Committee.
July 06, 2018 10:39 AM PDT
An Annual Wellness Visit, or AWV, is recommended for all Medicare Part B patients who have been on Medicare for 12 months. The AWV determines the status of the patient’s overall health, including chronic disease(s), medications, weight and BMI, and more. Dr. Robert Pedowitz explains what is included and why it is important for all Medicare Part B patients to receive an AWV. You will also hear coding and payment information for AWVs, including that there is no co-pay for Medicare Part B patients. Presented by: Robert N. Pedowitz, DO Medical Director, Family Practice of CentraState, Freehold, New Jersey; Chairperson, ACOFP Alternative Payment Model Committee
June 05, 2018 08:00 AM PDT
The last element of the QPP is Clinical Practice Improvement Activities. These are ways your practice has improved processes, programs and care coordination to improve outcomes and the patient experience. This podcast teaches how these activities can help your practice as well as your QPP performance score.

Presented by: Debbie Sarason, ACOFP Manager of Practice Enhancement and Quality Reporting
June 05, 2018 07:59 AM PDT
Advancing Care Information is the third element of the QPP. This is an attestation that focuses on how you are using your EMR to broaden your communication with referral physicians and your patients. The category of Advancing Care Information includes keeping your system secure and HIPPA compliant.

Presented by: Debbie Sarason, ACOFP Manager of Practice Enhancement and Quality Reporting
June 05, 2018 07:25 AM PDT
Resource Use is the second category used in QPP. Resource Use refers to the cost to the healthcare system of treating your Medicare Part B patients. This information is gathered through Medicare Claims that you file for the year. This podcast shows how CMS figures your Resource Use score. Presented by: Debbie Sarason, ACOFP Manager of Practice Enhancement and Quality Reporting
June 05, 2018 07:52 AM PDT
Quality is the most important element of the CMS Quality Payment Program. This podcast summarizes the process for tracking quality outcomes during the year. It gives examples of quality measures for family physicians and how they are calculated and reported. The podcast also explains how population health can be used to improve outcomes and simplify identifying those patients who need care interventions to improve outcomes and reduce cost to the healthcare system.

Presented by: Debbie Sarason, ACOFP Manager of Practice Enhancement and Quality Reporting
February 21, 2018 11:42 AM PST
The first in the series of Quality Payment Program (QPP) podcast episodes explains what is new for 2018. It also provides a brief overview of the four categories that determine your performance score – and your incentive or penalty adjustment – Quality, Resource Use, Advancing Care Information and Clinical Practice Improvement Activities. Future podcasts will present a deeper dive into understanding each category of the QPP individually.

Presented by: Debbie Sarason, ACOFP Manager of Practice Enhancement and Quality Reporting
May 14, 2018 01:23 PM PDT
Nicole Bixler, DO, MBA, FACOFP discusses the various Alternative Payment Models, Medicare Advantage, Capitated Plans and Comprehensive Primary Care Plus in this podcast. She will cover key characteristics of each model to help decide which might be right for your family medicine practice.
loading more... Loader
 
x

take it with you


Iphone_trans Listening to podcasts on your mobile devices is extremely convenient -- and it's what makes the podcasting medium so powerful.

You can take your favorite shows and mixes with you anywhere, but to do so requires some quick and simple steps.

Let's walk you through that process together.
step 1:


Click the "Subscribe With iTunes" link in the page's sidebar:

Subscribe_with_itunes

This will require that you have the iTunes software on your computer.

(You can download iTunes here.)
step 2:
Itunes_ss

Now that you've subscribed to the podcast on iTunes, the feed will display in your "Podcasts" section on the left navigation bar.

Click there and you'll see the show displayed in the iTunes browser.

You can "get all" to download all available episodes or just individual episodes.
step 3:


Plug your mobile device (iPhone, iPad, iPod) into your computer with the Dock Connector cable, and click the device in iTunes's left navigation bar.

Itunes_ss2

Once you have your device highlighted, click "Podcasts" in the top navigation bar and sync the podcasts you want on your device. Click "apply" and the episodes you have downloaded on your iTunes software will sync with your device.
that's it!

The beauty of this process is that now, every new episode of your subscribed podcasts will automatically sync to your device every time you plug it in and open iTunes. You can now take your favorite shows with you everywhere you go.

Enjoy!
done!
x

share this podcast


Email a friend about this podcast
x

subscribe to this podcast

Rss-icon RSS
Itunes-icon iTunes