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Medical Executive Committee Essentials Handbook Richard A. Sheff

Medical Executive Committee Essentials Handbook

Richard A. Sheff

Published August 29th 2012
ISBN : 9781601469472
Paperback
92 pages
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Get the knowledge needed to serve as an effective Medical Executive Committee Member and fulfill the role well.The MEC Essentials Handbook breaks down the medical executive committee role to facilitate understanding of the responsibilities andMoreGet the knowledge needed to serve as an effective Medical Executive Committee Member and fulfill the role well.The MEC Essentials Handbook breaks down the medical executive committee role to facilitate understanding of the responsibilities and strategies for being an exemplary committee member. Oftentimes physicians end up in a leadership position without really knowing what the job entails and what they are meant to accomplish. This handbook can be used as a comprehensive guide for physician leaders throughout their appointment, providing them with the necessary skills and knowledge they may not have received as part of their medical school training and residency.Plus, to make staff training easy, this handbook includes a customizable PowerPoint® presentation highlighting key takeaways covered in the handbook.Benefits of The MEC Essentials Handbook:Earn CE and certification creditsAssess, document, and comply with The Joint Commission’s core competenciesVerify the competence of advance practice professionals and allied health professionalsUnderstand the role of physician leaders in focused professional practice evaluation (FPPE), ongoing professional practice evaluation (OPPE), and peer reviewOvercome challenges presented by low- and no-volume providers and legal issues such as negligent credentialingAvoid costly, time-consuming fair hearingsOversee professional conduct and confront disruptive behaviorWhat’s inside:Compare and contrast the roles and responsibilities of the medical staff, management, and boardDescribe the dimensions of physician performanceExplain the role of MEC as oversight for the credentialing and privileging committeeExplain the role of MEC as oversight for the peer review, quality, and patient safety committeesDescribe the MECs role in overseeing disruptive physician behavior, according to the law and Joint Commission standardsIdentify the seven factors of successful medical staff development planningDerive strategies to streamline MEC meetingsTable of ContentsChapter 1: Roles and responsibilities of the medical staff, management, and boardChapter 2: The Power of the Pyramid: How to achieve great physician performanceChapter 3: The MEC’s role in credentialing and privilegingChapter 4: The MEC’s role in peer review, quality, and patient safetyChapter 5: The MEC’s role in managing professional conductChapter 6: The MEC’s role in strategic collaboration with the hospitalChapter 7: Effective MEC meetings