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Virtual SmartCare: How AI Can Assist With Staff Shortages And Improve Patient Care
April 24, 2024

In this episode, we sit down with Dr. Dean Rottinghaus, serving as the Chief Clinical Officer for QurHealth and Infinity Care Partners. These affiliated companies are pioneering the use of voice-enabled AI and virtual care management across both inpatient and outpatient healthcare settings.

Dean‘s three decades of experience in healthcare, coupled with his determination to confront prevailing industry challenges such as staffing gaps and elevated readmission rates, underpin these transformative efforts. Tune in for an enlightening discussion with Dean, offering valuable insights into these innovative approaches shaping the future of healthcare.


Legislative Insight From US Congressman Earl “Buddy” Carter of Georgia
April 3, 2024

Another great episode with a someone that brings a very unique perspective, US Congressman Buddy Carter of Georgia’s first district. Rep. Carter has worn many hats from Pharmacist to business owner, mayor of a suburban town, and for the last 12 years, as the US Representative from Georgia’s largest district. What is such a perspective from someone outside our industry and the work he sees is necessary to improve healthcare in such a thriving suburban town that currently cannot meet the needs of its residents. A great conversation with US Congressman Buddy Carter.


Confronting the Healthcare Crisis: Physician Burnout and Rise of Cyber Attacks
November 29, 2023

Ever wondered why so many physicians are leaving their profession? What if we told you that 63% of them are experiencing symptoms of burnout and over 117,000 have quit in the past year alone? Join us, your hosts Aaron Higgins and Jason Crosby, as we unpack the harsh realities of physician burnout and the alarming rise in cyber attacks in the healthcare industry. Our conversation takes us on a journey through recent news headlines as we shed light on these issues with a surge of anxiety-inducing statistics. We also explore how technological advancements such as AI could potentially lighten the administrative load on healthcare providers, thereby reducing stress levels and keeping more doctors in the profession.

But the problems don’t stop there. Did you know that an astonishing 88% of healthcare organizations report an average of 40 cyber attacks in the past year? We delve into the costly repercussions of these attacks, highlighting their disruptive impact on operations and potential consequences on patient care. As we sound the alarm on the need for enhanced cybersecurity measures, we also share actionable tips on how organizations can protect themselves. The future of healthcare is a complex web of challenges and opportunities, and we’re here to guide you through it. So, buckle up and stay tuned for our next episode where we’ll dive into the 2024 final rule and its implications on MIPS and QPP. This is a conversation you won’t want to miss!


Mastering Private Practice in a Post-Pandemic World
November 16, 2023

A reminder to join Aaron and Jason for part 2 of their interview with Craig Kilgore. They’ll continue their discussion around the challenges remaining an independent private practice from the specialist point of view.

Among the challenges being staff retention, growth strategies, and advice for those just joining the stressful profession. Great insight you won’t want to miss from an experienced and successful CEO.


Challenges Of Today’s Independent Physician Practice And How To Remain… Independent
November 14, 2023

Join us for our interview with Craig Kilgore, CEO of Coastal Vascular & Vein Center in Charleston, SC. Craig has served in IT, Finance and Administrative executive roles for multiple and successful independent specialty groups in the Southeast.

During his 30+ years in the practice setting with these groups, needless to say, Craig has encountered the many challenges independent physicians face. More importantly, how to best thrive in our continuously evolving landscape.

We’ll talk through these challenges and strategies for the independent practices with Craig. Join us as we continue with our provider discussion focus this season.


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