Thought Leadership Webinar: Using Visit Coding Data to Find Revenue Gaps and Opportunities

Visit coding is a critical component to the sustained strength of a physician’s practice. But how do you know whether or not the services provided are being coded correctly?

In this webinar session, you will learn how to utilize visit coding data to validate services rendered, maximize revenue, and avoid potential compliance issues.

 

Analyst Training: Extreme Logic-How To Use Data That Doesn’t Exist

As analysts, we all face the obstacle of missing or incomplete quantitative data. As a result, we find ourselves left with the decision of how to effectively analyze data when we don’t have the benefit of complete data from which to work.

In this webinar session, we address how to effectively tackle missing data in the analysis process. We take you through the analytic processes we undertook for one of our clients as we assessed their physician compensation model.

DataRiver Training: Calculating Days in Accounts Receivable in DataRiver

DataRiver provides an effective way to monitor the overall performance of your accounts receivable efforts.

In this DataRiver User Training webinar, you will learn how to:
• Accurately and effectively calculate days in accounts receivable in DataRiver
• Trend days in accounts receivable over time in DataRiver
• Drill down days in accounts receivable to department and/or specific providers in DataRiver

Whether you are new to DataRiver or are a power user, this training will help you to get the most out of DataRiver.

Download spreadsheet used in the training webinar here: Days in AR Webinar Worksheet


Presenter: Tom Sherwood

Tom Sherwood is an analyst at Equation and has been in this role for almost a year. Prior to joining Equation, Tom completed a Masters in Healthcare Administration at the University of Michigan (Go Blue!). Tom has several years of experience with data analytics, visualization, and helping clients understand and learn from their data.

 

Thought Leadership Webinar: Mind the Gap-Gauging Your Physician Productivity Opportunities

Quantifying physician productivity can be a challenge, but it’s an important step toward improving your healthcare system as a whole. Unfortunately, the vast majority of metrics used to gauge health care productivity do not look at the right output.

In this webinar, attendees will learn how to uncover the key productivity factors that will vastly improve physician productivity.

Thought Leadership Webinar: Engaging Physicians with Data

In this Equation University educational webinar, Kyle Kobe will provide an in-depth look into experiences and best practices of healthcare providers who are improving clinical value by successfully bringing physicians to the table with enhanced communication and data transparency.

 

 

 


Kyle Kobe is a Principal and founding partner at Equation. He is an expert in the physician economic enterprise. He is an industry leader in defining economic relationships and building physician-hospital alignment financial models as well as an innovator in population health management tools.

Analyst Training: Building Powerful Data Models

In this session, Rick Carter demonstrates how data models can move you to more effective communication with your organization’s stakeholders.

Participants will gain a practical understanding of data modeling terminology, concepts, and techniques as well as how best to apply this new knowledge to their own data projects.

Excel Spreadsheet Link: Equation Health Excelinar on Basic Modeling (spreadsheet)

Equation uses a custom Excel add-on that changes ‘Number to dollar’ and ‘Number to comma’. Contact ehaynie@equationhealth.com if you are interested in the add-on.

Thought Leadership Webinar: Discovering Physician Practice Opportunity

Do you want to understand the causes of and solutions to financial losses in a physician practice?

In this webinar, Kyle Kobe shares his knowledge of the 10 economic drivers of physician practice loss and how to find the opportunities that are hiding in your physician practice data.

 


Kyle Kobe is a Principal and founding partner at Equation. He is an expert in the physician economic enterprise. He is an industry leader in defining economic relationships and building physician-hospital alignment financial models as well as an innovator in population health management tools.

Analyst Training: Making Sense of Benchmarks

Healthcare organizations look to physician practice benchmarks for assurance and course corrections. However, benchmarks don’t always add up, aren’t consistent, and often just don’t make sense at all.

Rick Carter, creator of a leading data-driven consulting model used by Equation analysts and presented to clients nationwide, provides instruction on how to make sense of benchmarks. This webinar differs from typical webinars in that Rick keeps you thoroughly engaged throughout this unique, live Excel spreadsheet modeling format.


To download the workbook used in the Excelinar*: Equation Excelinar Benchmarking Workbook

Equation uses a custom Excel add-on that changes ‘Number to dollar’ and ‘Number to comma’. Contact ehaynie@equationhealth.com if you are interested in the add-on.

Equation Announces Release of DataRiver Service Line Analyzer Web-based Dashboard

The new dashboard technology provides unparalleled and seamless hospital service line data analysis.

Equation announced earlier today the release of its web-based dashboard technology for its DataRiver Service Line Analyzer (SLA). This dashboard provides hospital service line managers and analysts a deeper visibility into their data while increasing ease of use.

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A Brief Introduction to Market Analyzer

You’ll notice a new product featured in DataRiver when you log in called, Market Analyzer. This is a new offering on the DataRiver platform that gives you visibility into your market’s data. We’re really excited about this new data product and have already seen clients do amazing things with it. Here are a few use cases around Market Analyzer.

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