BACON Podcast Episodes

Episode 1 -  May 2019: Dr. Rob Merrill and Dr. Dave Johnson, MSSP

Julie and Mike discuss the ACO's future with the Medicare Shared Savings Program and impact on providers. Dr. Rob Merrill reveals how he hit all the ACO quality targets in 2018 and Dr. Dave Johnson reports on his medical mission to rural India.

Bonus Content
ACO newsletter story on MSSP decision 
ACO newsletter story on Rob Merrill’s Mind the Gap Campaign

Episode 2 -  April 2019: Dr. Eric Worthing, Dr. Rifat Zaidi, Clinical Dcumentation

A girls’ school in rural Pakistan, hypertension control at LincolnHealth and the joys of clinical documentation: all in this episode.


Bonus Content
Clinical documentation training: follow this link and select “Training”
Rifat Zaidi’s photography webpage and store
Provider Happy Hours and Breakfasts: follow this link and select “Special Events”

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