Date & Time
Monday, October 28 — 7:15 – 8:30 a.m.
John Pierce, CMPE, CHFP
Director, Physician Compensation & Operations Analysis
HealthTexas Provider Network
VP of Business Development
President, Strategic Workforce Solutions
HealthTexas Provider Network shares how it saved 28 percent on temporary physician costs by leveraging locum tenens staffing services to maintain services after losing multiple staff surgeons.
After This Session, You'll Be Able To:
- Describe the basics of locum tenens and situations when a hospital can or cannot bill for these temporary physicians.
- Identify whether your facility has captured professional fees for locum tenens.
- Assess the costs and benefits of outsourcing these tasks.
Tools & Takeaways
Physician survey of temporary physician staffing trends