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Defining Hospital Service Excellence

November 29, 2016

Defining Hospital Service Excellence ApolloMD Divisional President, Dr. Yogin Patel’s Take Hospitals and healthcare systems across the country are redefining their missions to provide service excellence and enhance patient experience. As the new paradigm of healthcare, the mission of service excellence... read more

Dread the ER Waiting Room? Consider Skipping It!

November 17, 2016

Dread the ER Waiting Room? Consider Skipping It!  A Patient’s Perspective It’s late and your pediatrician’s office is closed, but you have a child running a high fever, is lethargic and needs to see a doctor immediately. You head to your local hospital and clumsily carry your sick, 40-pound,... read more

Working Behind the Scenes | Credentialing & Medical Staff Services

November 8, 2016

Working Behind the Scenes | Credentialing & Medical Staff Services ApolloMD Celebrates National Medical Staff Services Week What comes to mind when you think of a hospital? Is it the emergency medicine physician rushing to the patient in critical condition after an accident, or is it palliative... read more

Path to Palliative Care | One Physician’s Journey

November 1, 2016

Physician Feature: Medical Director, Dr. David Buxton’s Path to Palliative Care The Day-to-Day and Rewarding Benefits of Providing Comfort Care Placing a check in the box labeled “number 15 – build a garden,” Norma took a step back and marveled at the huge plot of her backyard that would soon... read more

ACEP16 Recap

October 27, 2016

ACEP16 Recap Another successful and enjoyable ACEP is in the books! ApolloMD had a fantastic time at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas and enjoyed meeting everyone who found time to stop by the booth, swing by an EMRA table or attend the ApolloMD VIP party. We know we are truly surrounded by the best of the... read more

EM Physician – Hospital Alignment | The Key to Service Excellence

October 13, 2016

EM Physician – Hospital Alignment | The Key to Service Excellence As the healthcare marketplace grows increasingly complex, it is more important than ever to ensure alignment between hospitals and their emergency medicine physicians and provider groups. Hospitals need and expect streamlined delivery... read more

Critical Care

October 3, 2016

Critical Care In order to support improved patient outcomes and CMS compliance, ApolloMD provides ongoing education and resources to our medical directors, physician teams, and partner hospitals. In this segment, we cover best practices for Critical Care. Educational Series | Critical Care Do you... read more

Traveling Physician | 5 Reasons to Join the ApolloMD STRIKE Team

September 21, 2016

Traveling Physician | 5 Reasons to Join the ApolloMD STRIKE Team There are many benefits to practicing as a traveling physician. Aside from being able to experience different practice settings and see beautiful places, members of ApolloMD’s STRIKE Team enjoy a variety of job “perks” that... read more

OP-21 | Pain Management for Long Bone Fractures

September 12, 2016

OP-21 | Pain Management for Long Bone Fractures In order to support improved patient outcomes and CMS compliance, ApolloMD provides ongoing education and resources to our medical directors, physician teams, and partner hospitals. In this segment, we cover best practices for core measure OP-21: Median... read more

Four Ways Clinical Outsourcing Can Alleviate Financial Challenges

August 31, 2016

Four Ways Clinical Outsourcing Can Alleviate Financial Challenges in Healthcare Like any business, hospitals are challenged to do more with less while still improving the level of service being provided. Fortunately, there are positive solutions that can lead to greater efficiencies and do not come at... read more