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Learn when it's convenient for you. These easy-to-view webinars are available 24/7.
After registering, you will receive an email within 15 minutes, sent to the email address we have on file for you, giving you the URL of the video and the URL of a short survey to take after you have viewed the video. Completion of the survey is required to earn applicable CME credits.


Balancing Pain Management and Prescription Medication Abuse: Chronic Pain and Addiction

Presenter:
Mark A. Weiner, MD
Section Head of Addiction Medicine
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital - Ann Arbor
Pain Recovery Solutions

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 40 minutes

Prescription drug abuse has reached a critical level receiving national attention. You are invited to listen to Doctor Mark A. Weiner, a specialist in the assessment and treatment of opioid medication issues, address addiction, chronic pain, opiate overuse, identification strategies and, most importantly, exit strategies.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Mark A. Weiner, MD, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Billing 101

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 50 minutes

This session is intended to be an abbreviated training for new billers, as well as a refresher for seasoned billers or billers who might have changed specialties.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

CDL-Medical Examiner Course

New Federal Requirement - Beginning May 21, 2014, all CDL medical certificates issued to interstate commercial vehicle drivers must be issued by medical examiners listed on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME). This online training course is designed to meet the core curriculum requirements for medical examiners according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).

This webinar course is $435.00 for MSMS Members and earns 9.5 CME credits.

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Choosing Wisely Part 1 - Stewards of our Health Care Resources

Presenter:
Kevin Taylor, MD, MS: Doctor Taylor is a general internist and site medical director for Integrated Healthcare Associates (IHA) in Ann Arbor. He is an associate medical director for the Michigan Primary Care Transformation (MiPCT) demonstration project and serves as Chair for the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Healthcare Resource Stewardship Council (HRSC).

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 36 minutes

Choosing Wisely is an initiative from the ABIM Foundation working to spark conversations between physicians and patients to ensure the right care is delivered at the right time.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kevin Taylor, MD, MS, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Choosing Wisely Part 2 - Change Strategies to Implement Choosing Wisely

Presenter:
Kevin Taylor, MD, MS: Doctor Taylor is a general internist and site medical director for Integrated Healthcare Associates (IHA) in Ann Arbor. He is an associate medical director for the Michigan Primary Care Transformation (MiPCT) demonstration project and serves as Chair for the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Healthcare Resource Stewardship Council (HRSC).

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 30 minutes

Choosing Wisely is an initiative from the ABIM Foundation working to spark conversations between physicians and patients to ensure the right care is delivered at the right time.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kevin Taylor, MD, MS, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Claims Appeals

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 50 minutes

This session will review the time line for appeals to Medicare and Medicaid, as well as several third-party payers. Learn how Michigan's Timely Payment Laws may affect claim submissions that do not require an appeal. What documentation is used to support the appeals and successful receive the appropriate reimbursement.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

Compliance in the Office

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 45 minutes

This session will review the compliance training and standards that every practice should have in place today, and will help you locate resources and training that helps to keep your medical practice compliant.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

Credentialing

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 45 minutes

This session will guide you through the enrollment process to ensure that you receive correct payment for your services. The presenter will hit the top 10 items that you need to make sure you have addressed to enroll a provider in MI.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

From Physician to Physician Leader

Presenter:
Richard E. Anderson, MD, FACP

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 35 minutes

Explore the challenges of becoming a physician leader and the process of transitioning to a leadership position.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Richard E. Anderson, MD, FACP, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Health Care Providers' Role in Screening and Counseling for Interpersonal and Domestic Violence: Dilemmas and Opportunities

Presenter:
Tom Cottrell, LMSW

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 40 minutes

Health Care Providers have a pre-established helping relationship with patients and access to patients who would never consider approaching a domestic violence program. During this webinar Health Care providers will learn their role in the screening and counseling of patients who have experienced Domestic Violence.

  • Learn how to actively talk to your patients about Domestic Violence
  • Learn the do's and don'ts of screening for Domestic Violence
  • Learn how to respond to disclosures of Domestic Violence

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Tom Cottrell, LMSW, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

HEDIS Best Practices

Presenter:
Alyse Schwartz
Blue Care Network of Michigan

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 30 minutes

Arguably the most important part of a group or individual practice is the bottom line. In this recorded webinar we talk with Blue Care Network about HEDIS measures and how they can affect the revenue in your practice. This session discusses some of the best practices BCN has seen and how to implement those tools in your own practice.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Alyse Schwartz, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

HIPPA Security and Meaningful Use Compliance

Presenter:
Joe Dylewski, CHP, CHSS, ITIL
ATMP Solutions

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 42 minutes

Designed to give HIPAA covered entities insight into the Security Rule and assistance with implementation of the security standards.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Joe Dylewski, CHP, CHSS, ITIL, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Human Trafficking Overview

Presenter:
Dena Nazer, MD FAAP
Chief, Child Protection Team
Children's Hospital of Michigan
Wayne State University
Kids Talk Children’s Advocacy Center

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: 1.0 CME credits

Duration: 60 minutes

This activity fulfills the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) training standards for identifying victims of human trafficking requirements. The objectives include: describe the types and venues of human trafficking; explain how to identify victims of human trafficking in health care settings for adults and minors; list resources for reporting, when suspecting an adult or child is a victim of human trafficking; and discuss myths regarding human trafficking.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Dena Nazer, MD, FAAP, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

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

ICD 10 (2017) & Routine Waiver of Copays

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 55 minutes

This session will provide you with ICD-10 updates for 2017, and clarification on some areas that have created confusion. This session will also address the question of waiving co-payments for your patients. Is it ever appropriate?

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

ICD 10 What We Have Learned & What We Need to Know

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 40 minutes

This session will reveal the post-ICD-10 implementation problem areas and what we can do to fix them.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

In Search of Joy in Practice: Innovations in Patient Centered Care

Presenter:
Christine A. Sinsky, MD, FACP

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 32 minutes

Identify the drivers of physician satisfaction and dissatisfaction as outlined in the study, "Physician Career Satisfaction: RAND/AMA In Search of Joy in Practice."

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Christine Sinsky, MD, FACP, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Inter-professionalism: Cultivating Collaboration

Presenter:
Ewa Matuszewski, CEO

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 41 minutes

Health professionals working together will enhance the quality of patient care. Identify strategies that shape successful collaborative teamwork.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Ewa Matuszewski, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Legalities and Practicalities of HIT - Cyber Security: Issues and Liability Coverage

Presenter:
Doug Copley
Chairman, Beaumont Health
and Michigan Healthcare Cybersecurity Council

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 42 minutes

Health information technology (HIT) is creating many challenges for physicians and other health care professionals as they work to understand how to marry technology with practice transformation goals. This webinar will provide physicians, Physician Organization leaders, medical practice managers, and medical practice consultants with practical advice to help manage the various opportunities and requirements associated with the implementation of HIT tools and resources in medical practice.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Doug Copley, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Legalities and Practicalities of HIT - Engaging Patients on Their Own Turf: Using Websites and Social Media

Presenter:
Melissa Jegla
Marketing and Communications Manager
Michigan State University HealthTeam

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 30 minutes

Health information technology (HIT) is creating many challenges for physicians and other health care professionals as they work to understand how to marry technology with practice transformation goals. This webinar will give you a thorough understanding of the ways websites and social media can help physicians and medical practices survive and thrive in the current and evolving HIT environment.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Melissa Jegla, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Managing Accounts Receivable

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 55 minutes

This session will give you resources to help develop a plan to manage the AR in your practice to make sure you are capturing the greatest reimbursement possible.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

Opioids and Michigan Workers' Compensation Webinar

Presenters:
David Campbell, MA, CRC, Workers' Compensation Agency, State of Michigan
Kristina Kloc, Health Care Services Division, State of Michigan
Paul Kauffman, Director of Medical Programs, Accident Fund Insurance Company of America

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 43 minutes

The State of Michigan Workers’ Compensation Agency is pleased to have the opportunity to discuss the new Michigan Workers’ Compensation reimbursement rules related to chronic opioid use. This webinar will provide practitioners with a thorough understanding of the new opioid reimbursement rules and their impact on providers who treat injured workers.

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Disclosures:
Speakers: David Campbell, MA, CRC, does not have relevant financial relationships. Kristina Kloc, does not have relevant financial relationships. Paul Kauffman, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Patient Portals as a Tool for Patient Engagement

Presenter:
Dara Barrera
Manager, Practice Management and Health Information Technology
Michigan State Medical Society

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 41 minutes

You will have better success meeting meaningful use requirements for Stage 2 if you integrate a patient portal effectively in your practice operations. In addition, stage 3 requirements may require that you use a patient portal to attest successfully. Just making a portal available to patients will not ensure that they will use it. The portal must be engaging and user-friendly, and must support patient-centered outcomes. The portal also must be integrated into clinical encounters so the care team uses it to convey information, communicate with patients, and support self-care and decision-making as indicated.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Dara Barrera, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Online Rating and Reviews: Do's and Don'ts

Presenter:
Stacey Hettiger
Director, Medical and Regulatory Policy
Michigan State Medical Society

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 39 minutes

The number and use of physician rating and review websites is growing. In fact, studies confirm that many adults are using the Internet to not only search for health information, but also, to choose who should provide their health care. The presentation offers physicians and their staff some helpful tips on how to deal with online ratings and reviews.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Stacey Hettiger, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Preparing for the Medicare Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier

Presenter:
Stacey Hettiger
Director, Medical and Regulatory Policy
Michigan State Medical Society

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 43 minutes

Your performance in 2015 will affect your Medicare reimbursement in 2017. View this webinar to learn about the Medicare Physician Value-based Payment Modifier (VM) program and steps you can take to prepare. The VM program is part of Medicare's efforts move toward physician reimbursement that rewards value rather than volume. The webinar reviews key program criteria, including the quality and cost components of the VM, and steps that eligible professionals (EP) can take to prepare for the 2017 VM, which will be based on 2015 performance.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Stacey Hettiger, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Reading Remittance Advice

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 50 minutes

This session will provide guidance on understanding the RAs and what appropriate action is needed to get the claim paid.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

Section 1557: Anti-Discrimination Obligations

Presenter:
Daniel J. Schulte, JD
Kerr, Russell and Weber, PLC
MSMS Legal Counsel

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 36 minutes

With an October 17, 2016. enforcement date for key regulations associated with Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act, many physicians and medical offices that participate in Medicare and Medicaid are wondering what steps they must take to comply. Section 1557 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in health programs or activities that receive federal assistance. While the final ruling is inclusive of existing federal civil rights laws, there are some new provisions including posting requirements that require your attention and action. This webinar covers the key points physicians and medical offices must understand about anti-discrimination obligations under Section 1557.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Daniel J. Schulte, JD, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Tips and Tricks on Working Rejections

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 50 minutes

This session will provide you with tips on how to effectively and efficiently work claim rejections to maximize reimbursement in a timely manner.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.

Understanding and Preventing Identity Theft in Your Practice

Presenter:
June Wysocki, JD, CPCU, RPLU, CIC
Senior VP/Broker - Financial Services
AmWINS Brokerage of Michigan, Inc.

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 32 minutes

Physician Identity Theft can be devastating for the physician victim. With the recent uptick in physician identity theft we will be focusing on how you can protect yourself from falling victim both individually and within your practice.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: June Wysocki, JD, CPCU, RPLU, CIC, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

What's New in Labor and Employment Law

Presenter:
Aliyya Clement Rizley, JD
Labor and Employment Law
Miller Johnson

Cost:
$50 MSMS Member Physicians & Office Staff
$75 Non-Member Physicians

Earns: .50 CME credits

Duration: 41 minutes

Did you know that the Michigan Department of Civil Rights has a new policy in discrimination cases? If you employ staff, you need to listen to this webinar. This session will walk you through a variety of state and federal regulations that impact your hiring and workplace practices such as equal employment opportunities, disability discrimination, accommodations, minimum wage, wage and hour enforcement, and employee background checks.

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Disclosures:
Speaker: Aliyya Clement Rizley, JD, does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Year-End Wrap Up

Presenter:
Kathy Jo Uecker, CMPE, EFPM, NCP, CPC, COC, CHSPA, CHSA

Cost:
$50 MSMS & MMBA Members & Office Staff
$75 Non-Members

Earns: No CME credits, 1 Medical Coding CEU

Duration: 40 minutes

This session will look at best practices for the year-end closing for a medical practice. It will provide guidance on important tasks that should be done to ensure all claims have been submitted, rejections worked, payments posted, personal balances billed and refunds issues. This session will also offer tips on when you should review credit balances and send out refund checks, when should you send a 2nd run of patient statements and is it worth the expense, and how many collection calls should we be making at the end of the year. This session will offer tips on how to get physicians/providers to get all their documentation submitted and signed so the all the services are coded and billed.

On-Demand Webinar - Register Now

Disclosures:
Speaker: Kathy Jo Uecker does not have relevant financial relationships.
Planner: Caryl Markzon does not have relevant financial relationships.

Medical Coding CEUs: This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. For more information, or if you require CEUs after watching an on-demand webinar, please contact Stacie Saylor at 517-336-5722 or ssaylor@msms.org.