AMGA partnered with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to develop the Best Prac-ticesin Managing Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Compendium, which
includes case studies of initiatives that have incorporated the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) into their chronic care models. Participating Groups: Advocate
Physician Partners, DuPage Medical Group, The Evere; Clinic, FirstHealth of the Carolinas,
Geisinger Health System, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, HealthCare Partners, Novant
Medical Group, Reliant Medical Group, and University of Michigan Health System.
These case studies can be downloaded at amga.org.
Operational Best Practices
AMGA Solutions Library
The AMGA Solutions Library highlights member best practices and other strategies for successful medical group operations in a concise format highlighting key takeaways from conferences, regional meetings, and webinars. Below is a sampling of best practices available in
our Performance Improvement Series.
Aurora Health Care
Making the “Mission Possible” Possible: Primary Care Redesign
Engaging Physicians in High-Value Health Care
Cornerstone Health Care
Quantifying High-Cost Care and Cost Reduction
Crystal Run Healthcare
From Volume to Value: Revisiting Physician Compensation
Expanding the Care Coordination with Pharmacy and Behavioral
A System-Wide Model for Population Health
Southwest Medical Associates
Practice E;ciencies and Integration of Virtual Visits
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Patient in Room & Ready: A Model for Optimizing Clinic Flow
AMGA Consulting has created white papers as part of our Thought Leadership Series.
They are available at no cost to professionals in the healthcare field.
■ The Journey to Population Health and Risk
■ Physician Compensation Plan Redesign: Complete Overhaul or Targeted
■ Workplace Clinics: What Makes Them Successful Business Opportunities
■ Performance Disconnect: Ge;ing Beyond “Loss” per Physician and Improving
White Papers can be downloaded at amga.org.