November/December 2020

September/October 2020 GPJ

Providing solutions to physician executives, physicians, and administrators at every medical group in the country

The flagship publication of AMGA, the Group Practice Journal offers dynamic business solutions to physician leaders and administrators at medical groups around the world.

Penned by healthcare professionals, articles give a view from the trenches of modern medicine on a wide variety of topics. For over 60 years, the Group Practice Journal has been helping medical groups become financially successful while delivering the highest quality health care to their communities.


Case Study

The Information Advantage
By Carla Moore Beckerle, D.N.P., APRN-BC, and Erin Stamm, M.B.A., RHIA
How to reduce high-risk ED visits and drive savings


Claim of Victory
By Timothy Mills
Making every dollar count during the claims process

Case Study

Avoiding the Antibiotic Trap
How Intermountain Healthcare created a winning strategy in antibiotic stewardship


The Squeeze Is On
By Will Reilly
Addressing the affordability threat


Enterprise Solution
By Michael B. Marshall, M.D., M.M.M., M.S.-Fin., FACHE, and Robert J. Weil, M.D., M.B.A.
Management keys to optimizing MGE components across healthcare systems

Best Practices

Why Can’t We Get Along?
By Amy Amick
Solving the biggest pain points between payers and providers

Best Practices

Working in Tandem
By Allen Miller and Carla D’Angelo
Maximizing reimbursement and profitability in the value-based payment era


Publisher’s Comment

A New Administration and Health Care
By Jerry Penso, M.D., M.B.A.
AMGA will continue to work with Congress and the Biden administration to address key COVID issues

In Washington

When the Lobby Is Virtual
By James J. Miller, M.B.A.
Advocacy in a pandemic

Industry Insights

Screening Follow-Up
By Nikita Stempniewicz, M.Sc., and Elizabeth Ciemins, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.A.
Improving colorectal cancer treatment after testing

Foundation Cornerstone

Our Best Shot
Support best practices in adult immunizations