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Mark your calendars: 2015 Winter Institute in Miami & the 2015 Spring Institute & Annual Meeting in Las Vegas

Register today for the inaugural Physician Executives Health Policy Orientation, September 12-13 in Washington, DC, co-sponsored by ACPE and AcademyHealth.

September 30, 3:00–4:00 PM EDT — Free Member Webinar: Leading Culture Change: What it Really Takes to Motivate Physicians Part of the Knowledge Worth Sharing Webinar Series

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From Our Current Physician Executive Journal


Information Technology

Understanding the Pros and Cons of Big Data Analytics
By Kent Bottles, MD, Edmon Begoli and Brian Worley, PhD

Examine how big data is becoming a disruptive force in health care that could change patients' lives.

Patient Care

Physician Leaders Lower Costs Through Care Redesign
By Lola Butcher

Read what five physician leaders at Partners HealthCare in Boston have to say about ways to successfully redesign patient care to achieve higher quality outcomes at lower costs.

Patient Care

When Ordinary Grief Strikes Extraordinary Leaders
By Kevin E. O'Connor, CSP

Consider how a leader should react when employees experience a death in their family

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Hospitalist Group Streamlines Communications, Improves Care Coordination

Wednesday, September 24, 1:00 pm ET
Jo-Ann Reilly, Director, Practice Management & Business Development, IPC, Steven Walker, MD, Hospitalist, IPC, Terry Edwards, PerfectServe

Learn how IPC, the Hospitalist Company, made data-driven changes to its communication processes to effectively manage patient care, simplify consults and eliminate the need for an answering service. Discover the keys to streamlined communication in this insightful webinar.

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You’ve Signed a Risk Contract, Now What?

Tuesday, September 23, 2:00–3:30 p.m. CST (3:00–4:30 p.m. EST)
Chris Stanley, MD, MBA, VP, Care Management, Catholic Health Initiatives

As healthcare systems attempt to transform themselves and manage in an environment of conflicting incentives, new strategies to mitigate risk with new programs – such as customer retention, market share enhancement and incentive alignment – are necessary. Dr. Christopher Stanley, VP of Care Management with Catholic Health Initiatives, will share his recent experience implementing programs to manage risk contracts within a large health system. This discussion will include lessons learned regarding organization and program development, technology selection and implementation and adoption strategies as well as a review of key success factors.

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ACPE thanks Corporate Partners PerfectServe and Comprehensive Pharmacy Services and all our 2014 partners for their support.