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Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) equips practice administrators and executives with the knowledge and tools to head high-performance physician group practices in a complex and evolving healthcare environment.

Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) equips practice administrators and executives with the knowledge and tools to head high-performance physician group practices in a complex and evolving healthcare environment.

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United States

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Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) equips practice administrators and executives with the knowledge and tools to head high-performance physician group practices in a complex and evolving healthcare environment.

Language:

English


Episodes

Executive Session: Successful Strategies to Mitigate Physician Burnout

5/14/2022
While the nation continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare workers — especially physician practice leaders, nurses and staff — report experiencing increased symptoms of stress and burnout, as well as dissatisfaction with their work situations. To help put these trends into context, I recently had the pleasure of speaking with two physicians: • Michael Nochomovitz, MD, chief clinical partnerships officer, Devoted Health, and previously senior vice president and chief...

Duration:00:49:47

MGMA Week in Review: Visit Volumes, No Surprises Act Webinar, and Chatbot Lies

5/13/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Week in Review podcast, we feature articles on visit volumes, a No Surprises Act free webinar, and chatbot lies. Sources in this episode: Visit Volumes-- https://www.mgma.com/data/data-stories/back-to-normal-medical-practices%E2%80%99-visit-volumes-ar No Surprises Act Resources -- mgma.com/advocacy/issues/surp…3HI_Lf-tgD3gPnK8PiUA No Surprises Act Webinar -- mgma.com/events/understanding…-act-compliance-requ Chatbot Lies --...

Duration:00:06:03

People First: Creating Environments That Engage the Best of All Your People

5/11/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Insights podcast, we're joined by Amy Lafko, a keynote speaker and author and the founder of Cairn Consulting Solutions. Amy will be the opening keynote speaker at MGMA’s upcoming Operations Conference being held in Austin, TX May 19-21. Amy’s here today to talk about the steps practices need to take to ensure they’re implementing a people-first culture. Resources for this episode: • Amy on LinkedIn(https://www.linkedin.com/in/amy-lafko/) • Amy's...

Duration:00:35:32

Leadership Insights: Building Trust and Paying it Forward

5/9/2022
Our guest today is Susan Childs, medical practice advisor, author, and speaker. Susan is here today as part of our Leadership Insights Podcast series. During this insightful conversation, Susan explains the importance of priorities, finding out what’s important in your life and work, and bringing emotional intelligence to your personal and professional life. Resources for this episode: • Susan Childs on LinkedIn: (https://www.linkedin.com/in/susan-childs-facmpe-3507354/) • MGMA’s ACMPE...

Duration:00:27:20

MGMA Week in Review: Practice Efficiency, No Surprises Act Webinar, and Compassionate Leadership

5/8/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Week in Review podcast, we feature articles on practice efficiency, the No Surprises Act webinar, and compassionate leadership. Sources in this episode: Practice Efficiency -- https://www.mgma.com/data/data-stories/digital-check-in-can-boost-patient-satisfaction-an No Surprises Act Resources --...

Duration:00:05:46

Business Solutions: No More Stressing Over Your Healthcare Uniform Program

5/6/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Business Solutions podcast, we're joined by Matt Panegasser, national sales manager of Scrubin Uniforms, a leading healthcare uniform business. Matt is here today to talk about how practices can take control of their uniform purchases and take advantage of the benefits available to them with the MGMA Uniform Program. Resources for this episode: • Matt on LinkedIn(https://www.linkedin.com/in/matt-panegasser-aaa0aa18/) • Scrubin's MGMA program...

Duration:00:27:26

Amelia Rose Earhart on Leading Your Team Through Turbulence

5/3/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Insights podcast, we're joined by Amelia Rose Earhart, an around the world pilot, keynote speaker and tv personality. Amelia is a keynote speaker at this year’s MGMA’s Operations Conference where she’ll be presenting on Leading Through Turbulence: Create Your Flight Plan and Building Your Team for Success. Resources for this episode: • Amelia on LinkedIn(https://www.linkedin.com/in/amelia-rose-earhart-53023273/) • Amelia's art...

Duration:00:36:52

MGMA Week in Review: The Mask Debate, the Covid-19 Uninsured Program, Tips for Leaders

5/1/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Week in Review podcast, we feature articles on the mask debate, the Covid-19 Uninsured Program, and key tips for senior leaders. Sources in this episode: The Mask Debate -- https://www.mgma.com/data/data-stories/on-or-off-medical-groups-face-renewed-mask-policy Covid-19 Uninsured Program --...

Duration:00:06:18

MPE22: Amplify Your Front Office MVP and Improve Practice Revenue

4/28/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Insights podcast, we're joined by Marie Stacks, president of Clinic-ology a part of Boost Midwest. Marie is a featured speaker at this year’s MGMA’s Operations Conference where she’ll be presenting on how to Amplify Your Front Office MVP and Improve Practice Revenue. Resources for this episode: • Clinic-ology(https://www.clinic-ology.com/) • Boost Midwest(https://www.boostmidwest.com/) • Marie Stacks on LinkedIn(https://www.linkedin.com/in/mariestacks/) • MGMA’s...

Duration:00:23:36

MPE22: Understanding Lean Six Sigma in the Medical Practice Setting

4/25/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Insights podcast, we're joined by Owen Dahl, a leading medical practice consultant and Lean and Six Sigma expert with more than 50 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Owen is a featured speaker at this year’s MGMA’s Operations Conference where he’ll be leading a three-hour workshop on Lean Six Sigma: Yellow Belt Certificate Program. Resources for this episode: • Owen Dahl Consulting(https://owendahlconsulting.com/) • Owen Dahl's Greenbelt...

Duration:00:29:16

MGMA Week in Review: Medical Coding Audits, No Surprises Act Webinar, and Nurses Resigning

4/22/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Week in Review podcast, we feature articles on medical coding audits, a No Suprises Act webinar, and nurses leaving the workplace. Sources in this episode: Medical Coding Audits -- https://www.mgma.com/data/data-stories/the-most-asked-questions-about-medical-coding-audi No Surprises Act Webinar --...

Duration:00:06:16

MPE22: Driving Provider Productivity Without Disrupting Your Providers

4/19/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Insights podcast, we're joined by Garrett Mann, senior managing consultant, BRG. As Garrett explains, the key to enhancing provider productivity is to minimize disruptions due to operational changes and help providers recognize how their work impacts patient access and the organization's overall financial performance. Resources for this episode: • Healthcare Performance Improvement...

Duration:00:21:21

MGMA Week in Review: Raising Wages, IDR Portal, and Surveying Employee Happiness

4/18/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Week in Review podcast, we feature articles on raising wages, the IDR portal, and how to find out if employees are happy. Sources in this episode: Raising Wages -- https://www.mgma.com/data/data-stories/in-a-tight-market-for-talent,-medical-groups-are-r Surprise Billing Landing Page --...

Duration:00:07:00

Actors, Oscars and Isolation: Jeff Comer on Why We're All So Stressed Out!

4/12/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Insights podcast, we're joined by Jeff Comer, PhD, MHA, FACHE, who has spent more than 20 years as an interim and permanent acute and behavioral hospital CEO. Jeff's here today to talk about heightened stress levels and what are the factors causing people to act out. Resources for this episode: • Why People Are Acting So Weird (https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2022/03/antisocial-behavior-crime-violence-increase-pandemic/627076/) • Jeff Comer's website...

Duration:00:45:31

MGMA Week in Review: Medical Assistants, No Surprises Act FAQ, and Anchoring Your Emotions

4/8/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Week in Review podcast, we feature articles on medical assistant staffing shortages, a No Suprises Act faq, and tips to anchor your emotions. Sources in this episode: Medical Assistant shortages -- https://www.mgma.com/data/data-stories/medical-assistants-remain-elusive-for-practices-na No Surprises Act faq -- https://www.cms.gov/nosurprises/policies-and-resources/overview-of-rules-fact-sheets Anchoring Your Emotions --...

Duration:00:07:40

Colin Carr on WeWork, the War in Ukraine and the Impact Inflation Has on Real Estate

4/5/2022
In this episode of the insights podcast, we're joined by Colin Carr, founder and CEO of CARR, a provider of commercial real estate services for healthcare tenants and buyers. Carr is here to discuss the impact inflation, the war in Ukraine and even a disruptor like WeWork has on the traditional healthcare real estate market. Resources for this episode: • CARR (https://carr.us/about-carr/our-team/colin-carr/) • CARR faq (https://carr.us/healthcare-real-estate-resources/faq/) • Real Estate...

Duration:00:36:20

MGMA Week in Review: Breaking Down Payer Mixes, Biden's Budget, and Bucket Lists

4/1/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Week in Review podcast, we feature articles on payer mixes, the proposed Biden budget, and making out a bucket list. Sources in this episode: www.mgma.com/data/data-stories/…vide-help-to-short www.hrsa.gov/CovidUninsuredClai…9GsF38v7Zjh0z4Idqg hbr.org/2022/03/3-exercises-t…deliveryName=DM183586 Additional resources: To keep up with the latest healthcare legislation, visit mgma.com/advocacy. If you want to become part of the discussion, join the MGMA STAT panel by...

Duration:00:07:29

Leadership Insights: A Leader's Journey Through the Power of a Positive Mindset

3/30/2022
Our guest today is Katie Lawrence, a speaker, positive mindset leader, and the executive director of ambulatory optimization and integration at Prisma Health. Katie is here today to talk about her journey as a leader in healthcare and the people and processes that helped shape her positive mindset. Resources for this episode: • Katie Lawrence on LinkedIn: (https://www.linkedin.com/in/katie-murphy-lawrence-mha-cmpe-1b783539/) • MGMA’s ACMPE Program...

Duration:00:25:33

Executive Session: Examining the M&A Landscape in Healthcare with Rob Jackson of MGMA Consulting

3/27/2022
Rob Jackson, MBA, FACHE, details the rationales and economics behind major trends in healthcare M&A dealmaking today based on his more than 30 years of leadership experience in healthcare. Learn more about Rob's work here: https://www.mgma.com/consulting/meet-the-team/robert-c-jackson,-jr-,-mba,-fache . For other episodes of Executive Session, visit https://www.mgma.com/executivesession . Producer: Chris Harrop, senior editorial manager, MGMA Intro/outro audio: "Street Walk," Paolo Pavan (CC...

Duration:00:33:55

MGMA Week in Review: Practice Automation Tools, Uninsured Programs, and Unlocking Creativity

3/25/2022
In this episode of the MGMA Week in Review podcast, we feature articles on practice automation tools, uninsured programs, and unlocking creativity. Sources in this episode: https://www.mgma.com/data/data-stories/outsourcing,-automation-may-provide-help-to-short...

Duration:00:10:29