About

Chesapeake Physician – Your practice. Your life. ™ is a unique print and online magazine for Chesapeake Bay physicians, healthcare executives, healthcare policy influencers and healthcare policy makers.  Chesapeake Physician is dedicated to building a Chesapeake Bay region-based physician and healthcare stakeholder network with a commitment to achieving the highest standards of quality and efficient patient care.

Chesapeake Physician focuses on the clinical and business issues impacting patient care and practice management in Maryland, the District of Columbia and Northern Virginia (NOVA). Chesapeake Physician showcases physicians spearheading cutting-edge treatments and delivers practical advice for managing clinical practices and personal finances. Regular departments take physicians out of practice confines, highlights the region’s rich history, explores the region’s unmatched natural resources and recognize physicians and healthcare stakeholders providing exceptional service to patients in need.

JR-LinkedIn-Head_121511-260x300Chesapeake Physician’s market reach and content centers on licensed and practicing physicians, particularly those physicians and specialists who frequently make referrals to other medical professionals in Maryland, the District of Columbia and NOVA.

Chesapeake Physician was founded by Jacquie Cohen Roth, president/CEO of Mojo Media, LLC, originally as Maryland Physician Magazine – Your practice. Your life. ™ Exploding online traffic combined with growing a dedicated print and online readership searching for regional he lindaharderalthcare marketplace news led to Maryland Physician’s re-branding as Chesapeake Physician in January 2015. Ms. Cohen Roth serves as publisher and executive editor of Chesapeake Physician. She is a multi-media expert in the healthcare vertical with an active commitment to the wellness of the Chesapeake Bay and the wellness of its citizens. Ms. Cohen Roth serves on the Foundation Board of Hospice of the Chesapeake and co-chairs the annual Hospice of the Chesapeake golf tournament.

Linda Harder, MBA, serves as managing editor of Chesapeake Physician. Ms. Harder is a skilled communications professional in healthcare marketing and public relations management including executive leadership at Maryland community hospitals.

An advisory board including medical practitioners and business leaders diverse in practice, business and geographic scope provide counsel to Chesapeake Physician.

Advisory board members include:

PATRICIA CZAPP, MD 
Anne Arundel Medical Center

HOLLY DAHLMAN, MD
Greenspring Valley Internal Medicine, LLC

PAUL W. DAVIES, MD, FACS
KURE Pain Management

MICHAEL EPSTEIN, MD, FACG
Digestive Disorders Associates

STACY D. FISHER, MD
University of Maryland Medical Center

DANILO ESPINOLA, MD
Advanced Radiology

GENE RANSOM, JD, CEO
Maryland Medical Society (MedChi)

CHRISTOPHER L. RUNZ, DO
Shore Health Comprehensive Urology

VINAY SATWAH, DO, FACOI
Center for Vascular Medicine

THU TRAN, MD, FACOG
Capital Women’s Care

Chesapeake Physician Editorial Departments

Cases
Unique cases and resolutions contributed by both primary care physicians and specialists.

Solutions
Features practice management issues and solutions including billing, coding and collections; efficiency and quality of care; human resources and practice marketing.

Policy
Covers and analyzes the impact of new healthcare policy, including CMS updates and Stark regulations, on practice management.

Compliance
Focuses on avoiding legal pitfalls in and outside of a medical practice, including practice liability, personal liability and risk management.

Medical Beat
Chesapeake Bay region-based physician and healthcare leader news and awards.

Healthcare IT
Explores ongoing major healthcare IT developments and the new care delivery models that depend on them.

Living
Spotlights outdoor life and getaways in and around the Chesapeake Bay to easy or active getaways.

Good Deeds
Profiles physicians and/or non-profit initiatives that go above and beyond standard care for patients in and their families in need

Heritage
Examines the Chesapeake Bay’s historical roots, including important healthcare milestones.

Chesapeake Physician 2015 Clinical Editorial Calendar

January/February 2015
Cover Story:
Advances in Cardiovascular Care
Feature:
MOLST and Treating Advanced Complex Illnesses
HIT: How the Changing Healthcare Insurance Landscape Affects You
July/August 2015
Cover Story:
When to Use Podiatrists, Chiropractors
Feature:
Transplants
HIT: An Update on Data Interoperability
March/April 2015
Cover Story:
Digestive Diseases Update including GERD and Colorectal Cancer Screening, Updates in Hep C Treatment
Feature:
Bariatric Surgery and Diabetes Control
HIT:
mHealth – What’s Happening with Wearables
September/October 2015
Cover Story: Progress in Cancer Care
Feature: Vaccines for Infectious Diseases
HIT: PCMH Expands to Include Specialists
May/June 2015
Cover Story: Top Chesapeake-based Female Innovators
Feature: Women’s Health: What’s New in Plastic Surgery
Feature: Pediatrics
HIT: PCMH Expands to Include Specialists
November/December 2015
Cover Story: Mental Health and Addictions
Feature: Geriatric Care
HIT: Advances in Telemedicine