Prescription for Change

The best of the Physician Executive Council in 2019

by Taylor Hurst and Prianca Pai

In case you missed them, we've handpicked some of our top resources from the past year to recap 2019 and kick off the new year.

The Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Starter Kit

Many organizations have started to implement ERAS, but leaders tell us they're struggling to get physician buy-in and scale implementation efforts. Use this starter kit to jumpstart—and scale—your organization's ERAS efforts. The starter kit includes examples of team structures, education materials, and select ERAS protocols from organizations that have successfully implemented ERAS.  

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New: 5 tactics to deliver a quality-driven experience for polychronic patients

The Physician Executive's Guide to Succession Management

In our most recent CMO role survey, over half of physician executives told us they haven't identified their successor. Use this toolkit to identify your organization's high-potential physician leaders and equip them to take on your organization's future physician leadership roles.

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Formalizing an inpatient APP governance structure

As care team models evolve, physician executives need to give advance practice providers (APPs) a consistent voice in organizational strategy. Read this brief to see two examples of how health systems have involved APPs in strategy through formal APP governance structures.

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15-Minute Physician Leadership Essentials

Physician leaders often tell us they want to hone their leadership practice, but have limited time to dedicate to leadership development in their day-to-day. Check out these 15-minue on-demand videos to learn tips to overcome some of the most common physician leadership challenges—from addressing emotional reactions to change, to inspiring action despite imperfect data.

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Thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve and learn from you this past year. We look forward to our continued collaboration in 2020 and beyond!

Learn more: 3 steps to help scope your physician engagement strategy

Strong physician engagement impacts a host of health system priorities, including physician retention, patient experience, care quality, and organizational costs. But many physician executives feel lost when navigating the multitude of potential tactics to improve engagement among both employed and independent physicians.

Use the three steps in this infographic to help scope your physician engagement strategy.

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