Reconstructing Healthcare: Innovative Solutions For Employers To Lower Their Healthcare Costs - Reconstructing Healthcare: Innovative Solutions For Employers To Lower Their Healthcare Costs EPISODE 49
Dr. Eric Bricker | AHealthcareZ
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Dr. Eric Bricker | AHealthcareZ

Topics:

  • Healthcare Finance
  • Healthcare Literacy
  • Misaligned Incentives
  • Corruption
  • Supplier Induced Demand
  • Forced Competition
  • Consumer Education
  • Change Management
  • Steerage

 

In this episode, Michael introduces you to Dr. Eric Bricker, an internal medicine physician, and former Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of Compass Professional Health Services. Join us as we learn more about Dr. Bricker’s new venture, AHealthcareZ, a healthcare finance video blog designed to educate on all things healthcare and create a more educated payor community.

 

Here’s a glance at what we discuss in this episode:

  • Dr. Bricker’s clinical, business and leadership experience and why he founded AHealthcareZ
  • How Dr. Bricker identified an opportunity to educate healthcare stakeholders and consumers about healthcare fundamentals  
  • Why Dr. Bricker chose video as the medium to provide education on an array of topics to create a healthcare knowledge foundation for his audience
  • The types of topics that Dr. Bricker covers in his video blog
  • How AHealthcareZ enables individuals to build their knowledge base by providing videos in chronological order
  • Examples of how the video blog topics are valuable to the provider community
  • How the video blog uncovers many of the dysfunctional elements in our healthcare system
  • The importance of aligned incentives to provide quality and cost efficiency to the end consumer
  • The challenge in getting business leaders to embrace change in approaches to healthcare purchasing
  • Dr. Bricker’s opinion on our ability to solve our healthcare crisis
  • Why strategies and solutions must be customized for each employer to challenge the status quo
  • What Dr. Bricker would do if he was designing a healthcare solution from scratch
  • Challenges and opportunities that Haven Healthcare may face as they seek to transform healthcare
  • The ideal role technology can play in disrupting healthcare and what the metric for success looks like
  • Potential challenges with a single-payer health system
  • What is next for Dr. Eric Bricker?
  • To learn more, visit the video blog at https://www.ahealthcarez.com