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Physician Alignment Strategies to Counter Uncertainty
Health Leaders Media

Physician alignment is, in part, about filling the beds and securing physician buy-in. According to Lloyd K. Ford, president and CEO of Riverview Regional Medical Center, a 281-bed acute care hospital in Gadsden, Ala., “It’s about maintaining current levels, plus growth. Ultimately, we are always looking for growth.” Increasingly, healthcare organizations are adjusting the mix of physician organizational models to achieve that alignment.