EDUCATION WITHOUT LEAVING YOUR OFFICE
WSMGMA is dedicated to providing continuing education. In addition to our face-to-face annual conference, we offer montly webinars - providing members and their staff education from the comfort and ease of the office. Attending a webinar is a great way to learn from industry experts on hot topics in healthcare and earn CE credit. Webinars are 60-90 minutes long, offered live and include a Q&A session with the speakers.
Webinars are also recorded and available for our members on-demand from the Online Education Button after you log in to your Member Center!
Live webinars and the on-demand webinar library is a benefit of WSMGMA Membership
How to register:
- For more information and to register for our member webinars, SIGN IN to your Member Center using your WSMGMA username/password. The sign in button is located on the top of the webpage.
- After you sign in to your Member Center, select the "Online Education" button for registration to upcoming webinars and access to the on-demand webinar library.
- Understand best practices to achieve ongoing financial health at your practice
- Anticipate and plan for negative events
About The Speakers
Jill Arena, FACMPE - Ms. Arena is the Managing Partner of Health e Practices, LLC and leads its consulting operations. She is a successful entrepreneur, having co-founded Greenfield Health in 2001, which she helped grow into a multi-million dollar business. She has extensive experience in practice start up and workflow improvement including implementation and management of health information technologies such as Electronic Medical Record (EMR). Over the past 28 years Jill has had primary responsibility for starting more than 70 new clinics.
Lauren Harris, FACMPE - Ms. Harris has more than 20 years of experience in clinic operations, personnel management, insurance contracting, credentialing and revenue cycle management. She is known as inquisitive, adaptable and a problem-solver. She says, “I love to find ways to utilize technology and workflows to improve caregiver and patient experiences.” Her experiences operating a rural health clinic, school-based health center, a multi-site safety-net clinic, the business office of an outpatient surgery center and as administrator of a physician-owned specialty clinic uniquely position her to help practices of all sizes and configurations maximize efficiency and create healthy cultures.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
About The Speaker
This session will cover:
- CPT code update for 2020
- ICD-10-CM code update for 2020
- Fraud and Abuse Outlook for 2020
- CMS changes to evaluation and management coding and payment
About Our Speaker:
For thirty years, Kim has worked with providers in virtually all specialties, from General Surgery to Obstetrics/Gynecology to Oncology to Internal Medicine and beyond. She has spoken at the national conference of the American Academy of Professional Coders, the American Health Information Management Association, the Health Care Compliance Association, and has presented audio-conferences for AHIMA, DecisionHealth, The Coding Institute, Coding Leader, Intelicode, and Progressive Healthcare.
Kim completed three years of premedical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine. She completed a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Management and went on to obtain certification through the American Academy of Professional Coders and the American Health Information Management Association. Recognizing the important position of compliance in today’s environment, she has also obtained certification as a Certified Professional Compliance Officer and has earned a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law.
Kim is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians.
Not a member of WSMGMA? Join today to participate in our free member webinar series!
Check back to this page often. The WSMGMA Education Committee is hard at working organizing educational webinars for our members. Webinars and registration information will be posted here as soon as they are confirmed.