Schedule of Events

      Wednesday, April 4, 2018
  11 a.m.  5:30 p.m. TMLT/Texas MGMA Golf Tournament
  5:30 p.m. ACMPE Prep Course and Mock Exam
  7:15 p.m. Welcome Reception
      Thursday, April 5, 2018
  9 a.m. Breakfast
  10:15 a.m. How We Got Into This Mess:  Unlocking the Secrets to the Great Health Care Conundrum
Philip Sprinkle, II; Akerman, LLP
  10:15  10:45 a.m. Refreshment Break
  10:45  11:45 a.m.

Breakout Sessions (choose one)
A1:  How We Got Into This Mess, Part II
Philip Sprinkle, II; Akerman, LLP

A2:  Rural Recruitment
Steve Marsh, The Medicus Firm

A3:  How to Market a Medical Practice and Stay Engaged in Social Media
Kristin Parker; Lexicon Medical

  12  1:30 p.m. Luncheon
  1:30  2:45 p.m. Year 2 of the Quality Payment Program:  MIPS and APMs
Aaron Elias; PYA 
  2:45 3:15 p.m. Refreshment Break
  3:15  4:15 p.m.

Breakout Sessions
B1:  Lean Management for a Small Practice
Alti Rahman; Oncology Consultants

B2:  Positive Workplace Culture
Steve Marsh; The Medicus Firm

B3:  The Science of Compliance in a Global Mobile World
Cathy Bryant; TMLT

  4:15 – 5:15 p.m. New Member/First Time Attendee Reception
  6:30 p.m. Entertainment Evening
      Friday, April 6, 2018
  7:30  8:30 a.m. Breakfast
  8:30  9 a.m. Business Meeting
  10:15 a.m. Disaster Planning Panel Discussion
  10:15  10:45 a.m. Refreshment Break
  10:45 a.m.  12 p.m. Washington Update
Drew Voytal; MGMA


  • This program is approved to receive a maximum of 7 credit hours as assigned by the American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE).  Participants who attend the ACMPE Prep Course & Mock Exam can earn an additional 4.5 credit hours.
  • Texas MGMA is registered with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy as a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Sponsor (#009986).  This registration does not constitute an endorsement by the Board as to the quality of the CPE program.  This program qualifies for a maximum of 7 CPE credit hours.