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.

DataRiver Training: Data Confidence in DataRiver

Undoubtedly, trustworthiness is not intrinsic in data. It’s difficult to trust data unless you have visibility into the reconciliation process.

Join us for this week’s DataRiver User Training webinar where we will provide analytical tips you can apply throughout your Excel pivot table reconciliation process.
Whether you are new to DataRiver or are a power user, this training will help you to get the most out of DataRiver.

Analyst Training: Spreadsheet Errors That Kill Your Reputation & How To Avoid Them

Healthcare Analysts translate big and complicated numbers into plain English every day. The crux of an analyst’s job is to take that data and use it to help health systems make better business decisions. Executive managers make system-wide business decisions off of analyst’s work every day — no big deal, right?

Painting the business picture through analysis is a process. In that process there are a myriad of mistakes that can be made. These mistakes can hurt an analyst’s credibility. In this webinar, Rick Carter illustrates the most common spreadsheet errors and how to avoid them in his signature live Excel format.

 

 

To download worksheet used in the webinar, click here: Worksheet-Spreadsheet Errors


Presenter:  Rick Carter, Equation Principal

Thought Leadership Webinar: Everything You Need To Know About Conducting a Community Health Needs Assessment

The new year is around the corner and for many hospitals, that means it’s time to conduct the Community Health Needs Assessment. We’ve got the scoop on what you need to know to ensure your CHNA meets all of the IRS standards and how to bring down your cost by as much as half.

In this webinar, we walk through the CHNA process and insights gained by one of our clients. Participants will gain an understanding of the CHNA process, the types of data they need to collect and how to go from planning to implementation.

To download the CHNA Checklist, click here: Equation CHNA Checklist

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Presenters:

Kyle Kobe, Equation Founder and Principal

Nicole Hayes, Product Manager at CentraForce

Howard Salmon, Equation Principal

Thought Leadership Webinar: Measuring Downstream Value across the Healthcare Continuum

In this webinar, Equation Principal Kyle Kobe will explain and illustrate how to quantify value through patient entry-point time sequencing, quantification, and analysis. Through this process, health systems can pinpoint opportunities for improvement in patient access and care while benefiting the community as a whole.

 


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.

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.

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: Putting Lipstick on Your Analytics

Do you want your audience to take notice of your data analysis? Are you looking for ways to make your analysis stand out? Do you want to increase your audience’s understanding and recollection of your quantitative analysis?

Believe it or not, the way in which you present your data has a direct correlation on how receptive your audience is to your analysis. The visual representation of data has the power to make your quantitative analysis shine by making it easily digestible and significantly more memorable.

In this session, Rick Carter shares ways to dress up your analytics in order to attain the spotlight your analysis deserves.

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.


Rick Carter has over 35 years of experience in an analyst and consultant role. Rick helps physicians and healthcare executives improve their operational and financial performance. He has authored many industry articles, but is best known for creating the core methodology behind Equation’s data and analytically driven consulting model.

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.

Analyst Training: The Basic Economics & Analytics of Physician Practice Revenue Cycle

Do you know how to interpret revenue cycle trends? Do you know why your revenue cycle metrics don’t make sense? Are you flying by the correct revenue cycle radar? Are you sure you know what you’re calculating and why you’re calculating it? Is it AR, rates or payer mix causing your drop in collections? Are you being fooled by fuzzy figures?

Rick Carter, creator of a leading data-driven consulting model used by Equation analysts and presented to clients nationwide, shares his expertise and insight in a unique, live-modeling Excelinar (think Excel in webinar format) to provide answers to these questions and others relating to the analytics of physician revenue cycle.

To download the workbook used in the Excelinar: Equation Excelinar Workbook Revenue Cycle Analytics 20150805