Johns Hopkins Medicine CME: Business Planning For Accountable Care Organizations

 

(This activity has been approved for 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ )

Description

Accountable Care Organizations are a central feature of health care reform that is rapidly changing the way in which we access health care. First introduced as part of the Affordable Care Act in 2010 the initial implementation has been rapid with over 400 organizations in operation across the country.   It is very likely that your organization is considering an ACO entity or that you will be competing with an ACO in your community.

Target Audience

This online course has been prepared for any individual who works as a healthcare provider.  There are no prerequisites to participate.

Faculty

Paul Gurny   M.B.A.   M.S.  Managing Director,  Essential Seminars for Physicians LLC., Senior Professional Instructor, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

David Joyce  M.D.   M.B.A.   Director of Educational Programs,  Essential Seminars for Physicians LLC.

Objectives

After participating in this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Describe the mission of ACOs.
  • Identify early implementation successes and failures.
  • Discuss finance in ACOs and shared savings.
  • Discuss provider organizations and reimbursements.
  • Discuss ACOs  in the present and the future.
  • Discuss the pros and cons of strategy planning.
  • Apply business fundamentals relating to private practice, hospital administration and government agencies.

The video tutorial is divided into  20 - 30 minute segments to enhance the learning experience. It can be viewed on any smart device an unlimited number of times, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Total viewing time     (81:09)

Estimated time to complete the module and post-test     1.5 hours

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT 
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT 
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

JHU Faculty/Staff Only: If you are using your Tuition Remission Benefit or an ION budget, please complete this REGISTRATION FORM 8 2014  and return with appropriate payment processing form to OCME, Turner 20. Information can be found on-line at http://www.hopkinscme.edu/Resources/resources.aspx

Purchase this video tutorial

You may view this presentation on an unlimited basis using any smart device. It comes in 3 segments to accommodate a busy schedule.