AMGA 2022 Annual Conference

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2022 Annual Conference

March 9-12, 2022
Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino
Las Vegas, Nevada

The AMGA Annual Conference is the most anticipated educational and networking event of the year. Join the country’s prominent industry thought leaders as they chart the future of health care in the U.S.
Make your plans to join us in Las Vegas, March 9-12, 2022, for a three-day, interactive forum.

AMGA 2022 Annual Conference Key Note Speaker: Guy Kawasaki

Guy Kawasaki

Chief Evangelist at Canva, Former Brand Ambassador for Mercedes-Benz, Former Chief Evangelist at Apple

AMGA 2022 Annual Conference Key Note Speaker: Craig E. Samitt, M.D., MBA

Opening General Session: Future of Healthcare Delivery: A Convergence

Craig E. Samitt, M.D., MBA.,

Founder and CEO, ITO Advisors, LLC
The Dr. Scott Hayworth and the Honorable Dr. Nan Hayworth Lecture

AMGA 2022 Annual Conference Key Note Speaker: General Stan McChrystal

General Stan McChrystal

Former Commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan, Best-Selling Author of Risk: A User’s Guide, Leaders: Myth and Reality, Team of Teams and My Share of the Task Co-Founder of the McChrystal Group

AMGA 2022 Annual Conference Key Note Speaker: Robyn Benincasa

Robyn Benincasa

World Champion Eco-Challenge Adventure Racer, New York Times Best-Selling Author

Keynote speakers help you create innovative ways to lead your groups through change

  • Concurrent breakout sessions led by executives from the nation’s top healthcare delivery systems share knowledge and strategies

  • Pre-conference immersion sessions provide valuable tools focused in specific areas of medical group operations

  • Exhibit hall hosts representatives from leading healthcare vendor organizations

  • Free-flowing and structured networking with industry leaders, with plenty of time learn from your peers

  • Continuing education credit includes CME, CPE, ACHE, and continuing education for nurse administrators

Check back for agenda and other details for the AMGA 2022 Annual Conference.

  • Impact of changing demographics on healthcare structure and delivery

  • Addressing social determinants, collaboration, community care models

  • Closing care gaps

  • Chronic care management and improvement, evidence-based medicine, using data to drive performance

  • Lean, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), PCMH, etc.—and creating a framework for quality improvement

  • Reducing medical errors, standardizing processes and procedures, creating a culture of safety

  • Integrating care networks, coordinating care between sites/providers, creating optimal transitions of care

  • Patient engagement and self-care; enhancing patient adherence and compliance

  • Redesigning staff roles and training for efficiency

  • Redesigning care processes and patient flow to improve coordination of care

  • Establishing value-based improvement models

  • Demonstrating ROI for quality including cost/benefit analysis

  • Measuring and understanding efficiency

  • Community-wide measurement, benchmarking, reporting, and transparency; data reporting internally, externally, and data transparency; managing competing demands for performance monitoring (JCAHO, CMS, NCQA, etc.)

  • Chronic care management and achieving population health measures for compensation

  • Use of genomics to design care

  • Advancing nursing leadership in team structures; using non-physician-led teams for annual wellness visits (AWV)

  • Palliative care models and programs

  • Identifying positive deviants (highest performers) in your organization; integrating predictive models in your organization

  • Scaling up from pilot sites to the system level

  • Successes and lessons learned from AMGA case studies from our national health campaigns

Operations and Finance, Workforce Issues

  • Managing physicians, recruitment and retention strategies, creating loyal physicians, provider satisfaction

  • Strategies for taking risk under MACRA or other value-based reimbursement models

  • Financing your group, value/quality-based contracting; incentives for quality; expanding revenue sources; effective contracting for reimbursement; supply chain management; strategies to maximize Medicare reimbursements

  • Creating strategic partnerships with stakeholders, aligning with different organizations

  • Compensation and productivity, quality-based and other compensation models; specialty compensation; effective value-based payment; bundled payments; maximizing

  • MACRA-MIPS incentives for quality payments

  • Effective branding and marketing strategies

  • Expanding a practice, choosing new locations

  • Using social media, branding, and marketing to interact with patients

  • Managing the total cost of care

  • Cost-reduction strategies

  • Aligning incentives for value-based payment, including MACRA and commercial models for provider risk

  • MACRA and risk models in Medicare: fundamental basics of MACRA; specific steps to succeed in MIPS; functional APM options; other tactical information for succeed in MACRA

  • Business case for scribes (virtual, in office, etc.)