2022 Fall Conference

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Schedule of Events

 Wednesday, September 14th    
 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM  NCMGMA Leadership Council Planning Meeting Room 103
 1:00 PM - 6:30 PM  Registration Open Cherokee Prefunction
2:00 PM - 3:45 PM  Pre-Conference Session Room 104
Build Your Toolkit: Payer Contracting
Doral Jacobsen
This presentation focuses on defining a step-by-step process for building a successful payer contracting strategy. It includes guidance on identifying specific negotiation targets, evaluating proposals/methodologies, establishing targets, developing a value proposition and concludes with recommended go-forward strategies to integrate the contracting process into your core financial management strategy.
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM  Opening Session Rooms 111-113
Listserv Live: Practice Administrator's Roundtable Discussions
Moderated by Todd Pittman
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM  Welcome Reception with Exhibitors Room 107
Meet your local chapters!
Sponsored by Apex Technology, Davis Delivery Service, Handcraft, MDcentric Technologies, NC Medical Society, Prince Parker and Associates, Rockingham Revenue Services, LLC, Strategic Solutions and Truist
 Thursday, September 15th    
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM  Registration Open Cherokee Prefunction
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM  Breakfast Together: Attendees and Exhibitors Rooms 111-113
Sponsored by PEAKE Technology Partners, Spectrum Reach and United Healthcare of North Carolina, Inc.
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM  Welcome & General Session
Finding the Masterpiece in the Mess
Sam Glenn
Life can be messy, filled with changes, challenges, and uncertainty. However, with the right perspective, we can discover the meaning, message, and masterpiece in the mess. Sam is a self-taught abstract artist who uses his own original art concepts to communicate that life can be messy, but with the right perspective, we can discover an uplifting message and masterpiece within our messes.
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM  Refreshment Break with Exhibitors Rooms 107-110
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM  Breakout Sessions

Breakout 101 -- Optimize Your Teams and Processes for On-site and Off-site Flow Room 103
Adrienne Lloyd
Adrienne Lloyd's signature program, Day Zero Blueprint™, helps practices create alignment and engagement so that their teams work with them to solve problems and optimize their systems and processes, ultimately driving operational and financial success while reducing burnout and bringing joy back into the work.

Breakout 102 -- Physician Compensation in Today’s Healthcare Market Room 104
Larry R. Jurgens, CLA
Healthcare finances and reimbursement methodologies are changing and as these shift in today’s market so should physician compensation plans.  We will look at important factors such as work effort, performance standards, compliance, competitive advantages and integration of culture and strategic planning.   During this session we will discuss and review the competing objectives, approach and goals in physician compensation and incentives.   The objective from this session is to provide examples from various medical groups that have started or completing this shift in compensation due to the change in our market.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM  Community Service Project Cherokee Prefunction
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM  Networking Lunch with Exhibitors Rooms 107-110
Sponsored by AmeriHealth Caritas North Carolina and First Citizens Bank
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM  General Session Rooms 111-113
Implicit Bias in Healthcare
Dr. Rebecca Bernstein, MAHEC
Implicit Bias in healthcare is a rarely talked about phenomena yet it is universal.  Without the understanding and self-awareness, our biases cause clinical errors and health disparities. Dr. Bernstein, a practicing clinician and facilitator for DEI work, will unpack what our brains do naturally so that we can prevent further disparities and focus on providing the best possible care for our diverse communities.
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM  NCMGMA Annual Business Meeting Rooms 111-113
2:45 AM - 3:15 AM  Refreshment Break with Exhibitors Rooms 107-110
Sponsored by Healthy Blue NC, Sentinel Risk Advisors and TriMed EHR
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM  General Session Rooms 111-113
Transform Your Team Organization with Day Zero
Adrienne Lloyd
Through Adrienne’s signature talk “Transform Your Organization with Day Zero”, your audience will learn key principles from her Day Zero Blueprint™ Method, including how to: clarify their vision and navigate challenging situations, cultivate confidence in their teams and foster alignment and engagement so they can optimize their systems and processes, create focused strategies so they can grow, optimize and innovate in their organization to achieve success both personally and professionally, and build a culture that grows and retains high-performers.
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM Exhibitor Recognition & Prizes Rooms 107-110
4:45 PM - 6:00 PM  Chapter Roundtable Discussion Room 104
Sponsored by MagMutal
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM  Networking Reception Terrace
Sponsored by First Citizens Bank, Fund Direct Advisors, Natera, NCHA Strategic Partners, Technology Associates and  Townebank
6:45 PM - 8:30 PM  Dinner & Awards Room 106
Practice of the Year Award
Sponsored by First Citizens Bank
Kim Harrah Becker Volunteer Award
 Friday, September 16th    
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM  ACMPE Breakfast & Presentation Room 112
ACMPE Certification and Fellowship: Make This the Year!
Michelle Wallace, FACMPE
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM  Breakfast Rooms 111-113
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM  General Session Rooms 111-113
Surviving an Active Shooter
Officer Jonathan Frisk, CMPD
This training is a full 1.5-hour course designed to provide and empower individuals with option-based survival skills to stay alive until law enforcement arrives and ultimately survive any violent accident. Johnathan will work with your organization’s Emergency Operations Plan and teach skills that translate to a workplace, school, place of worship, shopping mall or any other location in which an active threat can be a danger. He will provide a high energy presentation with interactions and demonstrations. There will not be any hand-on training or surprise scenarios.
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM  General Session Rooms 111-113
Regulatory & Legal Update
Jason Newton, Curi
Attendees will want to make sure they’re in their seats and ready to take notes as Jason Newton with Curi will address a host of regulatory and legal updates for you to make sure your practice is up to speed on. Topics include claims and verdict trends, the status of COVID immunity protections for pandemic-era care, the impact of recently passed legislation and legislative issues on the horizon including Uber-like virtual curbside consult services, recent OCR enforcement actions, cybersecurity issues and more!
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM General Session Rooms 111-113
Washington Update with MGMA Government Affairs
Kelsey Haag, MGMA Government Affairs
Join national MGMA Government Affairs staff for a Washington Update and learn about current federal policies and their impact on group practices. Attendees will learn about new and upcoming Medicare payment and quality rules, the status of surprise medical billing requirements, and the latest on MGMA’s advocacy and member engagement. There will be time for Q&A at the end of the presentation, so come ready with your questions!
12:30 PM Closing Remarks and Bingo Card Giveaway

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