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Aligning Hospitals and Physicians – Clinical Co-Management Agreements

Many are aware that the healthcare industry is moving from a pure fee-for-service model to one that rewards both hospitals and physicians based on quality. Primarily, however, reimbursement is still based on fee-for-service, with significant uncertainty about how the specifics of future reimbursement paradigms will look.However, such reimbursement clearly will be based on factors […]

By |April 21st, 2017|

Revenue Cycle Management-How Well is Your Practice?

Revenue cycle management and operations are dynamic with many different components impacted by variables within practice operations. Given the diminishing margins in healthcare, proper attendance to RC processes is essential. And, with the slow crawl toward value based reimbursements and the nuances and technicalities of bundled payments, it is more crucial than ever to […]

By |April 21st, 2017|

Physician Community Need Assessments in the Age of Employment

Many hospital administrators, recruiters, and planning professionals who recruit physicians know the value of a Community Need Assessment (CNA). Documentation of need is more relevant today than ever, even when employing physicians. The original purpose of a medical staff assessment was to provide hospitals with an “objective party” analysis and the documentation to justify […]

By |April 21st, 2017|

MACRA Implementation Webinar Series

Coker is launching a new webinar series focused on MACRA Implementation. This series will consist of five one-hour webinar sessions taking place every other Wednesday from 2:00pm-3:00pm EDT starting May 3, 2017, and ending June 28, 2017. Details for each session are listed below:

Organizational Development – May 3, 2017; 2:00pm-3:00pm EDT – Presenters: Ellis […]

By |April 13th, 2017|

Get your MACRA House in Order: How to Plan for & Mine Your Own Specialty Data

Coker Group’s Senior Vice President/CMO, Ellis “Mac” Knight, MD, will be leading a multi-part webinar series hosted by Cordata Healthcare Innovations. The first session, Get your MACRA House in Order: How to Plan for & Mine Your Own Specialty Data, will be held on April 25, 2017, at 1:00pm EST. Details for this free […]

By |April 13th, 2017|

Coker ValuePath™ webinar series

Learn how to successfully navigate the path to value with Coker Group’s webinar series. Senior executives from Coker will present on the components related to the shift from volume to value. This series will be multiple webinar sessions, taking place every other Wednesday from 2:00-3:00pm EDT. The 6 session series will begin January 18, […]

By |December 21st, 2016|

The Effect of the Election on the Healthcare Industry

Well, the results of the 2016 national election are in, and the people have spoken! The question now is what will Donald Trump’s election as the 45th President of the U.S. mean to the healthcare industry. Coker Group doesn’t claim to have any special inside information in this area, but we do believe the […]

By |November 10th, 2016|

Physician Practice article – Aligning Physician Compensation in a Value-based World

On October 28, 2016, Physician Practice spoke with Justin Chamblee, CPA, Senior Vice President and Jon Morris, JD, MBA, Manager at Coker Group about compensation changes and how practices can move forward “with minimal impact to physicians and daily operations.” Below is the beginning of this discussion. For the full article click here.


By Keith […]

By |November 2nd, 2016|

CMS Announces New Options for MACRA Participation

As expected, CMS has announced that they will give MACRA eligible providers several options through which they begin to participate in the MACRA legislated performance monitoring and  payment system starting in January, 2017.  These options range from simply testing the system by reporting data after January to partially participating in the system by submitting […]

By |September 13th, 2016|

Greenbranch Webinar on Sept. 15 – Physician Compensation in a Value-Based Environment

Webinar: Greenbranch Webinar – Physician Compensation in a Value-Based Environment
When: September 15, 2016, 1:00pm – 2:00pm EDT
Where: Register to receive web link
Speaking: Max Reiboldt, President and CEO of Coker Group

About the Webinar: 

The key to an effective physician compensation strategy is understanding the market trends – as well as the impact they will have on your organization. In […]

By |August 4th, 2016|