The Changing Business Landscape of OB/GYN

Listen and Learn: An ACOG District II Podcast
Recorded April 27, 2013 - Grand Hyatt New York

Because the business of obstetrics and gynecology is changing, District II organized this conference as a service to our members. Now available in podcast form, hear national and regional experts address a wide range of topics, including new business models for physician practice, trends in practice integration, how health care reform impacts physician practice, guidance on hospital and physician integration/networks, and changes in payment methods. 

Click the links below to listen to the experts discuss the rapid changes in obstetrics and gynecology.

  1. ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATIONS & THE MOVE TO VALUE: What Does It all Mean? 
    • Global perspective - Donald Fisher, PhD, CAE, President & CEO, American Medical Group Association (AMGA)
    • Hospital Perspective - Andrew Racine, MD, PhD, Sr. Vice President & CMO, Montefiore Medical Center
    • Physician Perspective - Scott Hayworth, MD, President & CEO, Mount Kisco Medical Group (MKMG)
    • Q&A Session

 

  1. INTEGRATED CLINICAL SYSTEMS: Physician-Hospital Relations, Medical Group Strategic Planning & Group Governance 
    • Michael Fleischman, FAAHC, Principal, Stroudwater Associates
    • Q&A Session

 

  1. PHYSICIAN PAYMENT REFORM 
    • Kavita Patel, MD, MS, Economic Studies Fellow and Managing Director for Clinical Transformation and Delivery, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings Institution
    • Steven E. Weinberger, MD, FACP, Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, American College of Physicians
    • JudyAnn Bigby, MD, Director, Harvard Medical School Center of Excellence in Women’s Health
    • Q&A Session

 

  1. MODELS of CARE: How Do They Form & How Do They Work? 
    • ACOG Update - Hal Lawrence, III, MD, Executive Vice President, ACOG
    • Single Specialty Model - Mark S. DeFrancesco, MD, MBA, CMO, Women’s Health Connecticut
    • Multi-Specialty Model - Abe Levy, MD, Former Medical Director & CQO, Mount Kisco Medical Group (MKMG)
    • Hospital Owned Physician Groups - Molly Johnson, MHSA, Manager, DGA Partners, Management Consultants
    • Q&A Session