MGMA19 | The Annual Conference


Why Attend

10/13 at 8:00 AM to 10/16/2019 at 12:00 PM

Schedule Overview 

Identifying your challenges is step number one. Sometimes it is an ineffective process that is costing you time and money, other times it's outdated concepts that prevent you from reaching your potential. The next step is to register for MGMA19 | The Annual Conference, where you will find the expert solutions and peer input to address the challenges and ultimately overcome them.
Attend The Annual Conference and inject the best practices, insights and know how you gain to influence your daily routine, your career and your organization through the robust content offered in your on site experience. 

Content Areas 

The conference sessions are categorized by the content areas below. Each content area reflects current challenges for today’s health business professional and is informed by the Body of Knowledge for Medical Practice Management.


Financial Management

  • Financial audit and internal controls
  • Medical coding and documentation 
  • Revenue cycle management (RCM)
  • Cost and expense management
  • Contracting and reimbursement


  • Budgeting
  • Financial analytics and reporting
  • Value-based payment models
  • Total cost of care

Professional Development & Leadership

  • Developing as a leader
  • Physicians as business leaders/owners
  • Professional development 
  • Staff training and development 
  • New staffing models


  • Physician recruitment, engagement and retention 
  • Staff hiring, retention and engagement
  • Culture
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Career development

Best Practice in Operations

  • Implementing change/decisions
  • Executing strategy
  • Policies and procedures
  • Process improvement
  • Utilizing technology to maximize operations


  • Judging success/failures
  • Data analytics
  • Utilizing non-physician providers effectively 
  • Integration

Strategy & Planning

  • Integration, partnerships
  • Strategic planning of business/care
  • Taking risks and making it work


  • Change management
  • Innovative practice models
  • Practice valuation/FMV

Patient-Centered Care

  • Patient engagement 
  • Patient satisfaction
  • Team-based care
  • Patient safety


  • Population health 
  • Engaging patients through technology
  • Price transparency

Federal Law, Regulations & Advocacy

  • Risk analysis and compliance
  • Government regulations and programs