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Legislative Update: Advocacy, Policy, and Medicine
Tuesday, September 27
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Nashville Academy of Medicine
3301 West End Ave, Suite 100
Nashville TN 37203
*Due to limited space, the event is only open to physicians and practice managers and no other allied healthcare professionals. AAPC CEU is not available for this workshop. Physicians can earn 1 hour of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ CME.
TMA’s legal and advocacy experts are bringing their annual legislative report to Nashville. This 1-hour CME session features a summary of their work on Capitol Hill during the most recent sessions of the Tennessee General Assembly, including a detailed analysis of new healthcare laws.
- Relevant laws affecting medical practices in Tennessee
- New compliance and other legal requirements
- Recent legislative highlights
- 2017 legislative priorities and how they may impact you
Tell us your pain points. TMA’s government affairs team will gather and use attendees’ feedback for 2016-2017 legislative advocacy planning.
1AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ :This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the Tennessee Medical Association. Tennessee Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Tennessee Medical Association designates this live program for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Join representatives from all the major insurance carriers to get the latest updates, tips and inside information you need to streamline your billing processes and make sure you are paid accurately. Meet one-on-one with insurance representatives to address claims issues specific to your practice.
- Updates that impact how you file claims
- Breaking through the maze of disputes/appeals
- Handling policy and procedural changes
- When, where and how to obtain prior authorizations
- Adjusting to the emerging value-based payment landscape
Pricing for 2016
$179 TMA/NAM Members
Participants will be eligible to earn 6 CEUs*.
*This program has the prior approval of AAPC for continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor.
Registered participants will receive an email prior to the workshops containing program materials available for download and/or printing. Printed material will NOT be furnished!
Join us as we celebrate 2016, a year full of several milestones including our largest membership in 15 years! As part of the celebration, we will recognize our 2016 board members, install our 2017 officers, and recognize those physicians who have been practicing for 50 years.
Tuesday, January 24
6 – 8 p.m.
Location: Bone McAllester Norton PLLC
Nashville City Center
511 Union Street – Suite 1600
Nashville, TN 37219
Thank you to our presenting sponsor:
TMA’s annual policy briefing and lobby day in Nashville connects physicians directly with lawmakers so they can advocate for their patients and discuss major issues affecting the medical profession in Tennessee.
Learn more and register here – http://www.tnmed.org/TMA/Government_Affairs/Day_on_the_Hill.aspx