Education Spotlight

MGMA's Education Spotlight

January: State of Medical Practice

Welcome to MGMA's Education Spotlight! We're glad you stopped by to check out our newest collection of online educational content. Each month we will highlight a new and interesting topic area related to healthcare. This hand-picked content will consist of webinars, books, articles and other key resources focusing on each month's specific topic.

 
State of Medical Practice

Medical practice leaders are charged with creating, maintaining and growing the business elements of medical groups, hospitals and healthcare systems in the face of constant change. These leaders must keep abreast of the latest regulations payments models and management techniques to stay ahead of the curve. Review MGMA’s resource to help jumpstart you and your practice this year. This month's Education Spotlight features resources that will help you navigate the following areas:

  • Update your practice's policies for 2017
  • Prepare your practice the year ahead
  • Obtain a certification to enhance your knowledge and skills
     

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Webinars

O17WEB13

2017 Medicare Outlook: MIPS and More

Recorded on Dec. 1, 2016 - Join the MGMA Government Affairs staff as they discussed key Medicare payment policies, including the new Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and critical policy changes for 2017.

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16WEB15

Coach Them UP or Coach Them OUT

Recorded on April 12, 2016 - As a leader, it’s your responsibility to coach people up to your expectations, as their progress cannot happen unless you assume a proactive role. Learn how to ensure that staff performance isn’t left to chance by developing a coaching culture within your practice.

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Books

8917

Transitioning to Alternative Payment Models: A Guide to Next-Generation Managed Care Contracting

This book will help you develop a clear understanding of value-based reimbursement models and how they can work within your practice.

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8931

Operating Policies and Procedures Manual for Medical Practices, 5th edition

Updated to reflect an office that is fully automated, this manual is designed for all medical practices regardless of organizational size, type or specialty mix.

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8538

HR Policies & Procedures Manual for Medical Practices, 5th Edition

In this updated edition of MGMA's popular HR resource, you will receive guidance on developing policies and procedures, and have access to more than 100 customizable forms and policies.

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8780

Mastering Patient Flow, 4th edition

This bestseller provides proven strategies to identify, assess, and improve patient flow.

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8911

The Physician Billing Process: Navigating Potholes on the Road to Getting Paid, 3rd edition

This MGMA bestseller is a completely revised, comprehensive manual on revenue cycle management.

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Online Courses

S15EGPM

Essentials of Group Practice Management 100 Level Series

This self-study, online course provides an overview of organizational governance, patient centered care, operations, human resource, financial and risk and compliance management.

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F17CPC2

Medical Coding & Certified Professional Coder Preparation Course: Jan 16 - March 26, 2017

This facilitator-led, online certificate course features in-depth CPT, ICD-10 and HCPCS information. Whether your desire is to begin a career in the coding world or to gain the education to increase your current working knowledge of coding, this course is for you.

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F17GREEN2

MGMA Lean Six Sigma Green Belt: Jan. 9 – March 21, 2017

This facilitator-led, online certificate course will help you explore Lean techniques and conduct a process improvement project in your organization.

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S17DATACERT

Maximizing the Value of MGMA Data

This facilitator-led, online certificate course will help you maximize the value of MGMA data through benchmarking, as well as accurately extracting and evaluating the data.

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Conferences

Listen to award-winning speakers, interact with MGMA staff and network with your peers

FMPC17

MGMA 2017 Financial Management and Payer Contracting Conference

Join us for the MGMA 2017 FMPC Conference, Feb. 19-21 in Las Vegas, which brings together medical practice management professionals for the financial education that is essential to leading their organizations.

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CIP17

MGMA/AMA 2017 Collaborate in Practice Conference

Join us for the MGMA/AMA 2017 Collaborate in Practice Conference, April 9-11 in Chicago, and leave with knowledge that will have a lasting impact.

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Data Products

Arm yourself with industry-leading benchmark data

8938

MGMA DataDive Provider Compensation 2016

When you’re armed with the most comprehensive, industry-leading compensation data, you can make solid decisions and recommendations that will help you attract and retain staff, offer competitive compensation plans and benefits, and effectively evaluate performance.

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8945

MGMA DataDive Cost and Revenue 2016

Compare your practice against financial metrics to stay in line with your expense budget, plus easily show your physicians or board of directors the effectiveness of your management processes.

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