2022 Central Regional Meeting

Thursday, May 19 - Cincinnati, Ohio - Graduate Cincinnati Hotel

Supported By AbbVie, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Pfizer Inc., & Sanofi US

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By tapping into our community's wealth of knowledge and expertise, our regional programs offer you a unique mixture of targeted networking with health leaders in your area, as well as innovative educational content providing you with proven solutions to advance your organization. As a reminder, registration is a complimentary benefit of AMGA membership!

Over the course of the face-to-face meeting, presentations will focus on:

  • Quality Gaps Closure Approaches
  • Creating Solutions to Staffing Challenges
  • Approaches to Addressing Social Determinants
  • Physician Compensation Models Enabling the Transition to Value

AMGA is instituting a new format specifically designed to increase the interaction and networking among attendees. Time is split between succinct presentations, small group breakouts, and an open floor where attendees can consult with the group for advice on any topic. Please meet the planning committee assembling the agenda:

Kevin Hartman, M.D. (Bio)
Medical Group Chief Medical Officer, Bon Secours Mercy Health

Zac Hille (Bio)
Senior Business Director, Physician Network, Community Health Services Network

Stacey Ishman, M.D., M.P.H. (Bio)
Associate Medical Director for Specialty Engagement, Community Health Services Network

Steven Jesse (Bio)
System Director, Pediatrics, Norton Medical Group

John Morehous, M.D. (Bio)
Chief Medical Officer, Community Health Services Network

Erica Neff, PharmD, BCACP, LDE (Bio)
Director of Value Based Performance, St. Elizabeth Physicians

Jim O'Brien, M.D., M.S. (Bio)
Vice President, Operations, Population Health, OhioHealth

Ronna Schneider, M.D. (Bio)
Co-Medical Director, Community Health Services Network

Robert Wallace, M.D. (Bio)
Co-Medical Director, Community Health Services Network


Agenda

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Check-In & Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Welcome & Attendee Introductions
Host: Erica Neff, PharmD, BCACP, LDE, Director of Value Based Performance, St. Elizabeth Physicians
9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. System Approach to Health Equity
Speakers: Laura M. Willis, DNP, APRN-CNP, CMSRN, Director, Advanced Practice Education, Fellowships, and Professional Practice, and David Belde, Ph.D., Vice President, Community Health – Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, Bon Secours Mercy Health
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Roundtable Discussion
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Networking Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Creating Solutions to Staffing Challenges
Speakers: Cassie Archer, Director of Operations, and Ronna Schneider, M.D., Co-Medical Director, Community Health Services Network
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Roundtable Discussion
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Hot Topics
Moderator: Erica Neff, PharmD, BCACP, LDE, Director of Value Based Performance, St. Elizabeth Physicians
12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. Networking Lunch
12:50 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.  Alternative Care Gap Closure Strategies: Back Door Solutions to Front End Breakdowns
Speakers: Erin Fahey, B.S.N., RN, Manager of Quality Transformation, and Lenny Llambí, Pharm.D., Manager of Ambulatory Care Pharmacy, St. Elizabeth Physicians
1:20 p.m. - 1:35 p.m. Roundtable Discussion
1:35 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Networking Break
1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Physician Compensation Models Enabling the Transition to Value
Speaker: Fred Horton, M.H.A., President, AMGA Consulting
2:30 p.m. Wrap-Up & Adjournment
Host: Erica Neff, PharmD, BCACP, LDE, Director of Value Based Performance, St. Elizabeth Physicians

Questions?
For more information, please contact Joe DeLisle at 703.838.0033 ext. 355 or jdelisle@amga.org.


Full Disclosure Policy for CME Activity
As an accredited provider of continuing medical education activities, it is the policy of AMGA to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its individual sponsored educational activities. All faculties, participating in any learning activity sponsored by AMGA, are required to disclose to the participants any actual or potential conflicts of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of the CME activity. This pertains to relationships with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, consultant companies or other corporations whose products or services are related to the subject matter of the presentation and/or directly impact patient care. Speakers are also expected to openly disclose inclusion of any off label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations. A conflict of interest may be considered to exist if a faculty member or family member has a direct or indirect financial interest in the subject of the presentation. A financial interest may include, but is not limited to, being a shareholder in the organization (pharmaceutical, biomedical, device manufacturer, or another corporate entity), being on retainer with the organization, or having research or honoraria paid by the organization.

Disclosures of Planners and Faculty
All speakers and steering committee members have signed full disclosure statements and have nothing to disclose. AMGA staff who have planned the content of this conference have signed full disclosure statements and have nothing to disclose.

Accreditation Statement
AMGA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. AMGA takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

Continuing Medical Education Credit
AMGA designates the educational activity, AMGA Central Regional Meeting, for a maximum of 3.5 hours in category 1 credit toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award.

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