With COVID-19 causing lots of seniors to be stuck at home and not be able to access the medical care that they need, Alex decides to start his own medical practice to serve this population. Alex chronicles everything he's doing to start this practice and gets Amy's help in figuring out lots of the details and issues. Alex and Amy discuss Medicare enrollment for individuals, organizations and employee providers, choosing an EMR, choosing a telemedicine platform, setting up medical malpractice insurance, planning for NPs and PAs, rules for supervision of NPs and PAs, reimbursement models, and how to figure out how much you are going to get paid.
Dr. Alex Mohseni and Dr. Amy Schiffman are two Emergency Medicine doctors who are the hosts of MasteringMedicare.net, a podcast helping unearth the secrets of Medicare for healthcare providers and senior-serving professionals.
Video version of episode: https://youtu.be/ebZZkHHBy30