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Government Programs

Patient Access

Population Health

Value-Based Operations

Quality Payment Program



Transformative Healthcare Delivery, as defined by the MGMA Body of Knowledge, encompasses the latest innovations in care, payment and organizational models. These models are recognized as the framework necessary to deliver value-based care and manage risk, transforming how care is delivered. The quest to reach the Quadruple Aim is changing the healthcare landscape and requiring executives to understand and function within these new models.

The Transformative Healthcare Delivery Certificate Program is an in-depth online learning experience that provides healthcare leaders with a mastery of Transformative Healthcare Delivery concepts, including Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), Clinically Integrated Networks (CINs), Commercial Value-Based Care Programs and CMS’ Value-Based Care Programs, including MIPS and APMs. Complete this on-demand certificate program to gain valuable insight into these new healthcare models.

Upon completion of the full online program and exam, participants will receive the Transformative Healthcare Delivery Certificate and be issued a THDC credential. 

This nine-hour program will provide you the knowledge to:
  • Compare the new care, payment and organizational models transforming healthcare
  • Examine the appropriate utilization and deployment of various care models
  • Outline the analytics necessary to manage under the models
Program Overview  
  • Session 1: Transformative Healthcare Delivery Overview
  • Session 2: Federal Policy and Advancing Value-Based Care Initiatives
  • Session 3: Keys to Participating in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)
  • Session 4: Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)
  • Session 5: Clinically Integrated Networks (CINs)
  • Session 6: Commercial Value-Based Contracting Initiatives
  • Session 7: Participating in Commercial Value-Based Models
  • Session 8: Data and IT Infrastructure Considerations for Transformative Healthcare Delivery
  • Session 9: Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) to Manage Population Health

ACMPE Certificate Approved Program 
Completion of this program is exclusively eligible for the Transformative Healthcare Delivery Certificate through the certifying body, the American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE). Certificates are widely accepted throughout the industry and offer valuable immersions that share knowledge and enhance skills. 

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Session 1: Transformative Healthcare Delivery Overview
Eric Weaver, DHA, MHA, FACMPE
Executive Director, Institute for Advancing Health Value 

This session will delve into the forces driving the transformation of healthcare delivery in the United States. The speaker will address topics such as population health, value-based care and how healthcare organizations are adapting to deliver care within these models.  

Session 2: Federal Policy and Advancing Value-Based Care Initiatives
Kelsey Haag, MPH
Associate Director, Government Affairs, MGMA

Attendees will learn about the history of quality and value-based care models and the federal government's role in testing new models of value-based care delivery and their impact on other payers.

Session 3: Keys to Participating in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)
Joy Rios, MBA
CEO, Chirpy Bird, Inc.; Co-Founder, Host, HIT Like a Girl Pod

This session will address the latest regulatory updates with the CMS MIPS program and best practices for participating in the Medicare MIPS program.

Session 4: Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)
Stephen W. Nuckolls, MAC
CEO, Coastal Carolina Health Care, P.A.
          Coastal Carolina Quality Care, Inc. 

This session will feature an overview of what ACOs are and how their structure uniquely positions them to deliver care and achieve value-based care goals within the CMS Advanced Payment Models (APMs) program.   

Session 5: Clinically Integrated Networks (CINs)
Josh M. Berlin, JD
CEO, rule of three, LLC

Lee J. Handke, PharmD, MBA
CEO, Nebraska Health Network

This session will explain the organizational structure of CINs and how this structure uniquely positions organizations to participate and excel in governmental and commercial value-based care programs.  

Session 6: Commercial Value-Based Contracting Initiatives
Doral Jacobsen, MBA, FACMPE
CEO, Prosper Beyond; Consultant, MGMA

This session will provide an understanding of the spectrum of value-based care initiatives offered by commercial payers, how medical practices can position their operations to participate and excel in these programs, and how practices can demonstrate and advocate their value to payers.  

Session 7: Participating in Commercial Value-Based Models
This session will spotlight a case study of how one practice transformed its operations to deliver value-based care. The speaker will discuss how organizations use data to increase patient access, improve medication reconciliation and reduce total medical expense to improve the overall health of their patient population.  

Session 8: Data and IT Infrastructure Considerations for Transformative Healthcare Delivery
Randolph H. Pirtle, MHA, FACMPE
Consultant, Management Solutions Consulting Group

Attendees will learn how an organization's IT and data infrastructure are vital to support the delivery of value-based care and review options practices have when designing their data strategies.  

Session 9: Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) to Manage Population Health
Katie Nunn, MBA, CMPE
Owner, CEO, Bright Ideas Medical Consulting; Consultant, MGMA

This session will center around a case study discussing how telehealth and RPM can improve population health and transform healthcare delivery.

Continuing Education Information

Delivery method: Self-Paced Study
Learning level: Advanced - Education that builds on an intermediate curriculum, designed to help you synthesize and evaluate complex concepts to create outcomes-based solutions. 
Learning format: Interactive   
Prerequisites: The ability to apply the topic or knowledge area.   
Advance preparation: None 
Duration: 9 hours   
Certificate Program maximum clock hours

ACMPE: 9 | CEU: 9

Claiming Credit: If you wish to claim continuing education credit, you must watch the recording, respond to the integrated polls in order to meet the interactivity requirement required by accrediting organizations. 
  • ACMPE, medical practice administrators in certification and Fellowship through ACMPE 
  • CEU, generic continuing education credit 
For continuing education credit details, click here.


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