Webinars Explore COVID-19 Effect on Operations and Physician Relations

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has upended the nation and its healthcare delivery system. The extreme pressure being put on hospitals during this crisis will permanently change healthcare. The MHA is hosting two complementary webinars to explore radical changes.  

The webinar COVID-19 Impact on Mergers and Acquisitions will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT June 4 and will outline the financial strain resulting from the pandemic and how it changed the merger and acquisition landscape; existing and emerging competitors growing rapidly in the telemedicine and ambulatory settings and whether partnering with these disrupters should be contemplated; and collaborative arrangements the Federal Trade Commission approved during the COVID-19 pandemic and how to optimize these relationships, whether or not they continue to be possible as healthcare delivery resumes. The presenters are Rex Burgdorfer and Jordan Shields from Juniper Advisory. Register to receive dial-in instructions.

Emerging Physician Recruitment and Retention Paradigms During and Post-Coronavirus will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. EDT June 10 and will examine physician recruiting and retention during this unique time. Many topics will be explored, including trends affecting physician shortages that are amplified due to of the COVID-19 pandemic; how to generate stability within care teams when many practitioners are apprehensive, frustrated and even considering changing professions; and understanding how necessary furloughs and new delivery models will impact talent acquisition. The presenter is Kurt Mosley from AMN Healthcare. Register to receive dial-in instructions.

Juniper is an MHA Service Corporation Endorsed Business Partner, and AMN Healthcare is the parent company of Endorsed Business Partner Merritt Hawkins. Questions about the webinars should be directed to Erin Steward at the MHA.