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  • Developing a Cutting Edge Spine Program - Brian Bizub Senior Advisor, Director of Service Line Development and Practice Management   Spine surgeons are paying closer attention to the patient experience at their practice as patients play a bigger role in choosing their specialist. Even baby boomers are going online today to educate themselves about their medical conditions and looking for the best [...]
  • The Doctor’s Team Will See You Now - The Wall Street Journal Article : The Doctor’s Team Will See You Now – February, 2014 Doctor shortages are driving medical practices to adopt a team based approach to care. It’s the new buzz of many practices – both public and private. With reform in healthcare and a driving need to care for more people, this model [...]
  • Realizing the Value and ROI of Interim Practice Management - Brian Bizub | (561) 309-7855 | brianbizub@orthovise.com Senior Advisor, Director of Service Line Development and Practice In today’s rapidly changing health care environment, incredible importance must be placed on having the right administrative team in place to maximize efficiencies and implement best practices. Orthopedic practices are always looking for innovative ways to simultaneously drive volume, [...]
  • New York Times Article : A Busy Doctor’s Hand, Ever Ready to Type - NY Times, January 13, 2014 A Busy Doctors Hand, Ever Ready to Type A really good article on one way to keep your physicians doing what they should be doing … Taking care of patients and spending time talking to them. Whether you use a formal scribe or an allied healthcare provider to unload your [...]
  • Physician Assistants and Athletic Trainers: Boost Your Orthopaedic Practice - 2013 August AOSSM Sports Medicine Update Integrating Physician Assistants and Athletic Trainers Into Your Orthopaedic Practice: How to Add Clinical and Financial Value to Your Practice and Meet the Evolving Demands of Healthcare Read the August 2013 AOSSM Sports Medicine Update Authored by OrthoVise Advisors Forrest Pecha and Joe Greene   email
  • EHR Implementation and Revenue Loss - If you are like me, I found that EHR Implementation May Lead to Revenue Loss in Health Affairs, March, 2013 confirmed the obvious in many respects to those of us that have been through an EHR implementation in an orthopedic practice. Beyond volume and revenue loss, physician satisfaction and happiness are also impacted negatively in [...]
  • Getting Analytical in Orthopedics - Getting Analytical Healthcare Informatics, February, 2012 Brian Bizub of OrthoVise on Analytic Utilization in Orthopedics The use of big data and “skinny” analytic data to drive improved patient care, business intelligence, compliance, operations, and reimbursement is critical to the modern orthopedic practice. Whether you use a home grown in-house analytic solution or a customized solution, high volume and [...]
  • Brian Bizub Joins OrthoVise - OrthoVise is excited to announce the addition of Brian Bizub, CEO of The Palm Beach Orthopedic Institute, as one of our advisors. Like all of our advisors, Brian brings with him a wealth of real world experience. He is devoted to his practice at PBOI, but truly enjoys learning and the challenge of assisting other orthopedic practices. [...]
  • Mid-Level Adoption in Orthopedics - Patients Warm to Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants Forbes, June, 2013 At OrthoVise, we believe that the effective utilization of physician extenders in critical in this modern healthcare environment we must deliver care in. What are some new and unique ways that your practice is using mid-level providers and other allied health providers to  improve [...]