Use of Provider Compensation Benchmarks in 2021 and Beyond

Hospitals and health systems rely heavily on published compensation data for establishing their provider compensation and as part of their documentation for regulatory compliance. A lot of questions have arisen from the recently published benchmarks, related to impacts of the pandemic and comparability challenges associated with implementation of the latest Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. Emma Miller, ECG Management Consultants, speaks with representatives from four of the nationally recognized survey companies about the most recent benchmarks and how the data should be utilized. 

Emma’s panel includes Elizabeth Siemsen, American Medical Group Association, Maria Hayduk, ECG Management Consultants, Meghan Wong, Medical Group Management Association, and Patty Bohney, Sullivan Cotter. 

From the Fair Market Value Affinity Group of AHLA’s Hospitals and Health Systems Practice Group.