2017 Fellows Class These individuals have attained the highest distinction in the field of medical practice management in 2017. Anish Bhardwaj, MD, MBA, FACMPE, CPE, FAHA, FCCM, FAAN, FANA "Enhancing Alignment between Physicians and Hospital Administrators" Carolyn Bruebaker-Moore, MBA, FACMPE "Increasing the Efficiency of Clinical Operations in a Multi-Discipline Pediatric Academic Practice" Debbie A. Casaus, FACMPE "I Have Discovered Payroll Embezzlement is Taking Place In My Practice: What Do I Do Next?" Laurie J. Chambers, FACMPE "How an Urgent Care Service Line Can Benefit a Multi-Specialty Practice" Nina K. Chavez, MBA, SPHR, FACMPE "Navigating the New Requirements for Handling Hazardous Drugs in the Community Oncology Setting" Glenn W. Chong, FACHE, FACMPE "Alternative Employment and Compensation Structures for Advanced Practice Clinicians" Debra Clamp, FACMPE "Maximizing Patient Collections through Trained Staff and Informed Consumers" Jami M. Clark, MHA, FACMPE "Creating an Environment to Reduce or Eliminate Physician Burnout" Kari Clark, FACMPE "Compensation for Surgical Practices: Are Investments a Good Idea?" Shirley Craft, CPPM, FACMPE "The Evolution of Advanced Practice Providers in Rural Settings" Mark G. Davies, MD, PHD, MBA, CPE, FACHE, FACMPE "Incentives in Provider Compensation and Management" Ashley M. Guthrie, MPH, FACMPE "Key Factors to Consider When Aligning Organizational Strategic Plans with Capital Asset Management" Barry H. Hubert, MBA, COPM, FACAMPE "A U.S. Healthcare Retrospective Within a Global Community" Charlese Kesee, MBA, MHA, FACHE, FACMPE "Patients’ Attitudes Toward Medical Residents and the Impact on the Academic Practice" Keisha Martinez Ellis, CPC, FACMPE "Increasing Competitive Advantage in the Medical Office through Patient Satisfaction" Cynthia Mazzocchi, FACMPE "Transparency Programs in Light of Medical Errors" Rita Momah, MPH, CMM, CHES, FACMPE "Making The Decision For Further Education" Susan R. Morris, BSN, FACMPE "Aligning Leadership Practices, Principles and Values to Advance Effective Teams" Janet R. Mossman, FACMPE "Succession Planning for a Small Rural Medical Practice" Laura A. Mrozinski, CPA, CGMA, FACMPE "The Physician Practice Executive’s Role in Developing a Compensation Agreement" Beverly J. Neugebauer, FACMPE "Transforming Medical Practice Culture from the Bottom Up" Kathi M. Newman, FACMPE "Mentoring Millennials for Future Leadership in Healthcare" Kristina Mary Owens, MSBA, FACMPE "A Flexible, Part Time Hospitalist Work Schedule: Just What the “Millennial” Doctor Ordered" Kevin Joseph Pawl, MS, FACMPE "Creating Optimal Organizational Culture in an Academic Medical Group Practice" Mark Salisbury, FACMPE "Understanding the Shifting Models of Payer Contracts" Matt Smith, MPH, FACMPE "Prior Authorization Denial Challenges for an Integrated Health System" Steven B. Smith, MBA, FACMPE "Quality Reimbursement: CMS’s Move Away From Traditional Fee-For-Service Reimbursement and the Impact on Physician Practices" Samantha Stallings, MHA, FACMPE "Millennial Physicians: Who They Are and How to Recruit, Develop, and Retain Them in your Healthcare Organization" Elizabeth L. Williams, FACMPE "Driving Quality Improvement Initiatives in Radiology Practice Management" View all Fellows Papers Fellows manuscripts are archived online for three years. To obtain a manuscript older than three years, please contact email@example.com with the manuscript title and author.