This course is designed to increase the learner's knowledge in business practices applied to a medical or interventional radiology practice including the different areas of business that must be utilized to continually grow the practice as well as understand the leadership structure and skills needed to be successful, individually and as a medical practice. The presentations in the on-demand activity were originally presented at the SIR 2018 Fellows Spring Practicum and includes the following:
Contracts and negotiations
Keys to practice development
The new age of medical marketing and branding
Corporate structure and leadership
This program is designed to meet the educational needs of interventional radiologist.
Upon completion of this on-demand activity, participants should be able to:
Describe the steps on how to begin or expand a practice.
Discuss corporate governance and how leadership skills are important in the IR suite and the board room
Explain the nuances and necessities of good marketing and branding tactics
Cite the goals of contacts and the goals of negotiating a contract
Parag Patel, MD, MS, FSIR; Medical College of Wisconsin, Dept. of Radiology, Vascular & Interventional Radiology
Thuong Van Ha, MD, FSIR; University of Chicago Hospital, Dept.. of Radiology
Aneesa Majid, MD, MBA
Mary Costantino, MD
Elizabeth Cummings, MBA
Victor Sirgado, CEO and President of PARAMOUNT/MD
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) is accredited by the ACCME to provide medical education for physicians.
SIR designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program will be approved for a maximum of 2.00 self-assessment CME credits (SA-CME) by the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR). SIR is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology (ABR). The SA-CME offered within this enduring material meet the ABR’s criteria for a self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.