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[Case Study] Lower Wait Times & Improved Patient Experience

November 13, 2018

WellStar West Georgia Adjusts ED OperationsLower Wait Times and Improved Patient Experience BACKGROUND Located just 50 minutes southwest of Atlanta in LaGrange, Ga., WellStar West Georgia Medical Center is a 276-bed facility treating approximately 62,000 patients per year in the emergency department... read more

2018 ApolloMD Leadership Conference Awards

October 10, 2018

Medical Directors of the YearEmergency Medicine Andrew Matthews, MD Andrew Matthews, MD, CaroMont Regional Medical Center Emergency Medicine Medical Director, was named Medical Director of the Year during the 2018 ApolloMD Leadership Conference held in Atlanta. “We are blessed with many outstanding... read more

Independent Contractor Physician – LLC or S. Corp?

September 13, 2018

Independent Contractor Physician – LLC or S. Corp?A quick guide to getting started As a physician, there are several practice opportunities with different employment statuses available during the job search, with two of the most common being an employee (W2) or an independent contractor (1099).... read more

ACEP18 | Guide to Thrive

August 8, 2018

ACEP 18 Guide to Thrive Celebrating ACEP’s 50th AnniversaryWhen and Where is ACEP? October 1-4, 2018 Pre-Conference Courses begin September 30th San Diego Convention Center 111 W Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101 How to Register There are several ways to register for ACEP18. Register online at acep.org/acep18,... read more

ApolloMD Announces 2018 EM Residency Scholarship Winner

July 2, 2018

ApolloMD Announces 2018 EM Residency Scholarship Winner Annual Emergency Medicine ScholarshipATLANTA, Ga. (July 1, 2018) – ApolloMD is honored to announce the recipient of its first ApolloMD Emergency Medicine Scholarship, Loren Touma. “The work our young physician colleagues do is absolutely incredible... read more

Managing Debt After Residency

June 4, 2018

Managing Debt After Residency Quick Tips for New PhysiciansAccording to the American Medical Student Association, approximately 86 percent of medical school graduates are burdened with a large amount of debt. The average amount these graduates incur is approximately $189,000. Juggling the start of... read more

Stroke Awareness Month: Caring for Ischemic Stroke Patients

May 2, 2018

Stroke Awareness Month Caring for Ischemic Stroke PatientsMedical treatment for stroke patients is ever-changing with new literature and research constantly underway. The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) recently released the 2018 guideline updates, which provide... read more

Merit Based Incentive Program (MIPS) – What’s New in 2018?

April 18, 2018

Merit Based Incentive Program (MIPS) What’s New in 2018? Currently, the Merit Based Incentive Program (MIPS) is the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ largest value-based care payment program. Now, in year two, MIPS has continued to transform the healthcare industry from fee-for-service... read more

Happy National Doctors Day!

March 30, 2018

Happy National Doctors Day!The healthcare environment is more complex now than ever. With more advancements, tools and information at their fingertips doctors have an overwhelming job to diagnose and treat their patients every day. Today, we would like to say thank you to all of our ApolloMD physicians... read more

EMS Outreach

March 21, 2018

EMS Outreach        Establishing Relationships in the EDEMS personnel play a critical role in the medical trauma experience. From being the first on the scene of an accident to rushing through the emergency department (ED) doors, EMS personnel are critical resources that quickly assess and... read more