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Register for the seminar to be held on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at 11 am ET. This seminar is eligible for 5 hours of ACMPE, ACHE, CPE and CEU credit. This seminar will be made available as a recording.
“I am losing my staff.” “I have lost my staff.” “I may lose my staff.”
The worldwide staffing crisis has impacted MGMA member practices severely, and no one knows when it will end.
This five-hour virtual seminar will discuss strategies for flourishing despite staff shortages. You will leave the seminar with a list of ideas and solutions you can implement immediately.
Recognizing that staffing is the biggest challenge heading into 2022 for medical practices, MGMA is offering this in-depth seminar to members for free. Non-members may attend for $499.
Schedule (subject to revision):
Top 10 Ways Practices are Outsourcing and Automating
Katie Nunn, MBA, CMPE, Owner, Bright Ideas Medical Consulting
Optimizing Your Relationship with your RCM Partner
Paola Turchi, MSHCA, FHFMA, FACMPE, CPC Sr. Vice President of Client Success, Global Healthcare Resource
Best Practices in Hiring and Onboarding Staff
Adrienne Lloyd, MHA, FACHE, CEO & Founder, Optimize Healthcare
Utilizing Medical Assistants to the Top of Their Training: How Recent Law Changes Have Expanded Their Scope of Work
Donald A. Balasa, JD, MBA, Chief Executive Officer, Legal Counsel, American Association of Medical Assistants
Retain Your Staff by Improving Your Practice Culture
Katie Lawrence, MHA, CMPE, Executive Director, Ambulatory Integration & Optimization, Prisma Health
This event is made possible by the support of key vendors with solutions to compensate for staff shortages. Each vendor may briefly pitch their solution but will in no way influence the educational content presented.
Continuing Education Information
: Internet Live Course | Group Internet Based
: Advanced - Education that builds on an intermediate curriculum, designed to help you synthesize and evaluate complex concepts to create outcomes-based solutions.
: The ability to apply the topic or knowledge area.
: 300 minutes
Seminar Series Maximum clock hours*
ACMPE: 5 | ACHE: 5 | CPE: 5.4 | CEU: 5
*Subject to change and dependent on total number of participation hours.
If you wish to claim continuing education credit, you must first attend the seminar and pass the associated exam with a score of 80% or higher. The exam is included in the online seminar registration.
Official Continuing Education Statements and Availability
- ACMPE, medical practice administrators in certification and Fellowship through ACMPE
- ACHE, American College of Healthcare Executives Qualified Education
- CPE, Continuing Professional Education for accountants
- Attendance at the live instructor lead program
- CEU, generic continuing education unit
American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)
This program is approved as a live learning event for ACMPE continuing education hours. A cumulative total of 50 ACMPE continuing education credit hours is among the requirements for attaining the Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) credential. To maintain CMPE or Fellow status, you must earn 50 hours of qualifying credit hours every three years, of which 30 hours must come from MGMA national, state or local offerings, including 12 from a live learning event.
about the ACMPE certification program.
One ACMPE credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational content, rounded down to the nearest 0.25.
ACHE Qualified Education
By attending the Solutions for Practice Staffing Shortages: Doing More with Less
offered by the Medical Group Management Association, participants may earn up to 3 ACHE Qualified Education Hour toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation.
One ACHE credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational content, rounded down to the nearest 0.25.
Continuing Professional Education (CPE)
MGMA-ACMPE is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org
Continuing Education Units (CEU)
- In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. CPE credits have been granted based on a 50-minute hour. Rounded down to the nearest 0.5.
- This program is in the Specialized Knowledge field of study.
- The type of instruction is group-internet-based.
- National Registry of CPE Sponsors ID: #103652.
A certificate of attendance will be provided to healthcare professionals requesting generic CEUs for professional development, certifications through other professional associations or specialty societies.
One generic CEU credit is earned for every 60 minutes of educational content, rounded down to the nearest 0.25.