Making MACRA Work for You

When:  May 5, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 3:45 PM (ET)

While it may seem difficult to embrace MACRA, MSMS will dig into the details and provide practical guidance every step of the way. Beginning with an overview of MACRA and practical steps to help you move forward, this conference will delve into aligning quality initiatives, technology, documentation, the use of tools such as Qualified Clinical Data Registries and key components of future Medicare payments.Helpful resources will be provided.

9:00 – 11:30 am
Navigating MACRA

What You Should Know About MACRA
Leland Babitch, MD, President and CEO, MPRO

Roadmap for Getting Started
Holly Standhardt, Senior Clinical Quality Consultant, Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network

Aligning Quality Initiatives
Stacey Hettiger, Director, Medical and Regulatory Policy, Michigan State Medical Society

11:30 – 12:15 pm
The Role of Documentation Under MACRA, Jill Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC, Young Medical Consulting

12:15 – 1:15 pm

1:15 – 2:00 pm
Technology Survival Tips to Tackle MACRA, Dara Barrera, Manager, Practice Management & Health Information Technology, Michigan State Medical Society

2:00 – 2:45 pm
Using Qualified Clinical Data Registries to Your Advantage, Thomas Dent, MD, President and Medical Director, Roji Health Intelligence, Chicago, IL

3:00 – 3:45 pm
Navigating Need to Know Resources, Stacey Hettiger, Director, Medical and Regulatory Policy, Michigan State Medical Society


Members:  $195
Non-Members: $275


Continuing Medical Education: 
Statement of Accreditation: The Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Caryl Markzon