Upcoming CCMGMA Members Luncheon
Capital City MGMA holds luncheon meetings bimonthly (every odd month). If you are interested in speaking at an upcoming luncheon, contact Leslie King.
Thursday, September 19, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
5406 Balcones Drive
Austin, Texas 78731
Speaker: Dan Ballard, JD
Topic: Legislative and Regulatory Update
Upon completion of this course, administrators should be better able to:
- discuss the controlled substance Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) and changes to opioid and benzodiazepine prescribing rules;
- outline new requirements for specific CME courses which must be taken
- describe legislative updates affecting Texas physicians such as the new laws pertaining to cannabinoid derived products, liability protection for volunteer healthcare professionals in the wake of disasters, and telemedicine
Dan Ballard, JD is a partner with Ballard, Simmons & Campbell, LLP. He received a BA with honors from the University of Texas and a JD with honors from the University of Texas School of Law. He was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1983. Mr. Ballard has spoken extensively on risk management and medical malpractice defense issues to physicians throughout the state.