Fall 2009 UW Business of Radiology Curriculum

Course Director:  Jonathan R. Medverd, MD, Assistant Professor, UW Department of Radiology

Assistant Directors:  Jennifer Kohr, MD & Peter Stratil, MD, MBA, Chief Residents, UW Department of Radiology


Goals

Create awareness, understanding and fundamental competency of business, legislative and legal topics pertinent to the health care system as they relate to Radiology business practice today.  Through this educational process, we hope to foster the development of well-rounded physicians more capable of effective functioning within the health care enterprise, with ultimate benefits of better health care delivery to society, enhanced professional success of the individual, and greater involvement of the individual in radiology and medical leadership in the long-term.

 

Schedule of Events

(All sessions 5 - 6 PM in D-209 Turner Auditorium, unless otherwise stated)

(Of note, due to copyright concerns, article links

only will require UW NetID for viewing access)

Date Title Speaker(s) Links 

9/17/09

"Introduction to the Series"

"Radiology 2020...Preparing for the Future"

ANSWERS

WEEK 1

QUESTIONS

Jonathan R. Medverd, MD

Norman J. Beauchamp, Jr., MD, MHS

Medverd Biography

Beauchamp Biography

Interesting Reading -

9/24/09

4 PM

"How Radiologists get paid"

ANSWERS

WEEK 2

QUESTIONS

 

Robert L. Bree, MD, MHSA, FACR

Bree Biography

Interesting Reading -

9/24/09

5 PM

"Imaging Utilization Trends: Impact of Self-Referral and What Can Be Done About it"

 

SUMMARY

NOTES

Vijay Rao, MD

Professor & Chairman, Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University & Hospitals, Philadelphia, PA

Rao Biography

Interesting Reading -

10/1/09

4 - 6 PM

Brief Overview: "Radiology Practice Models"

PANEL SESSION -

"Practice Models, Performance Measures, and Incentive Systems"

Pooja Voria, MD, MBA

PANELISTS -

Norman J. Beauchamp, Jr., MD, MHS (UW)

Dennis Carter (TRA)
Robert Liddell, MD (RCW)
Andrew Miller, MD (GHC)
Eduard Michel, MD, PhD (v Rad)

 

Beauchamp Biography

Carter Biography

Liddell Biography

Michel Biography

MIller Biography

Interesting Reading -

10/15/09 "Health Care Policy -- ACR Perspective" Bill H. Warren, MD, FACR

Warren Biography

10/22/09 "Financial Statements, Accounts Receivable, & Capital Purchases" Peter Stratil, MD, MBA

Stratil Biography

Interesting Reading -

10/29/09 Small Group Case Study Session

HOGNESS AUDITORIUM
(not D-209 Turner)

Facilitators:
Jennifer Kohr, MD
Franklin Liu, MD

Jonathan Medverd, MD

William Shuman, MD, FACR

Peter Stratil, MD, MBA

Resident Materials for Case Study Session:

Case Study Instructions (Members Only)

Case Study Spreadsheet (Members Only)
10/29/09 "Real Life Reflections - Twists & Turns of a Plan on Paper"

William Shuman, MD, FACR

 Shuman Biography



 
11/5/09 "Radiology Informatics" Ed Weinberger, MD

Weinberger Biography

Interesting Reading -

ACR Resident & Fellows Section resources



 


11/19/09

5 - 6:30 PM
"What Medical Malpractice Reform is Asking For"

Joel D. Cunningham, Attorney, Luvera Law Firm, Seattle, WA

Thomas J. Curry, Exec Director/CEO, Washington State Medical Association

 

Cunningham Biography

Curry Biography

Interesting Reading -

12/10/09

4 - 6 PM

PANEL SESSION -

"Newby – Your First Job"

SUMMARY

NOTES

PANELISTS -
Dae Hee Bang, MD, Seattle Radiologists

Norman J. Beauchamp, Jr., MD, MHS, U of W

Michael Maxim, MD, Group Health

Michelle Oh, MD, Group Health
Richard Satre, MD, Radia

Eric Stern, MD, U of W
Frank Wessbecher, MD, TRA Medical Imaging

Interesting Reading -

12/17/09 "Quality Management" Jennifer Kohr, MD

Kohr Biography

 

Interesting Reading File - A sampling of articles pertinent to the Fall 2009 UW Business of Radiology Curriculum (content requires UW Net ID to access due to copyright concerns)

Interesting Web Links - Online resources for additional information, activities and reading

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