The most important ingredient to a successful robotic surgery program is a collection of highly skilled surgeons. That’s the focus at Crouse Hospital.
Frequently, it is in the mutual interest of a local hospital and physician medical practice to recruit a new physician to the community. The three parties to the negotiation — the physician to be recruited, the existing medical practice and the hospital — each have their own interests to address. In addition, distinct from the normal business terms that must be negotiated, various federal regulatory fraud and abuse and IRS concerns can make the process particularly daunting.
Just as medical practices are getting their sea legs with electronic health record (EHR) systems and meaningful use, another wave of massive change is headed their way in 2014.
Building code can be the place where healthcare needs and architectural design meet.