2019 Spring Regional Conference

3/8/2019 - 3/8/2019
***Registration Open***

The Virginia Chapter of AAHAM
2019 Spring Regional Conference

Holiday Inn and Conference Center - University Area

1901 Emmet Street
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 977-7700
Friday, March 8, 2019

Registration links at the bottom of this page

Check out the special event the day before the meeting!!
Guided tours at King Family Winery, Veritas Winery & Blue Mountain Brewery
Special Event Info


8:00-8:30 Registration & Breakfast
8:30-8:40 Opening Remarks and Updates
Linda Patry, BA, CRCE-I, President of VA Chapter of AAHAM
8:45-9:45 Mercy Health – A Revenue Cycle Turnaround Story
Shannon White, President/CEO of Ensemble Health &
Anthony Seminaro, Region CFO of Mercy Health
9:45-10:45 Utilizing Denials Intelligence Strategically
Sam DePaz, CRCL, CPAS, CPFSS, Associate Consultant HBInsights &
Elizabeth Callahan, CRCL, CPAS, CPFSS, Associate Consultant HBInsights
How is everyone leveraging this information?
Will help with understanding analytics/data to uncover what you don’t know at your
10:45-11:00 Break – Networking
11:00-12:00 Using Systems to Assist Revenue Integrity
Catherine (Kate) H. Clark, CPC, CRCE-I, CRIP,
President, Mosaic Healthcare Strategies, LLC
Charge Description Master and Electronic Medical Records to start
CDMs, EMRs, Patient Access and Patient Accounting systems can help
with Revenue Integrity for your organization. Defines Revenue Integrity
in possible new ways and assist with creating opportunities for
standardization and compliance as well as revenue
12:00-1:00 Lunch – Networking
1:00-2:15 Roaring Fires, Flickering Flames, Dying Embers or Cold Ashes?
Dr. Charles Petty, President, Family Success Unlimited
Some people have an enthusiasm for life, family and work. Others just
go through the motions, dislike what they do, or constantly look for a
new job or relationship. This presentation focuses on the importance of
maintain energy and purpose in one’s life and work, and suggests some
ways to achieve and maintain a healthy productivity. Helps managers,
sales people and employees to “keep the fires going.”
2:15-3:15 Revenue Cycle IT Governance
Brett McMillan, Administrator, University of Virginia Medical Center Revenue Cycle Systems &
Brent McGhee JD, Administrator, University Of Virginia Medical Center Revenue Cycle
Tactics and tools used to create and maintain awareness of current issues
and optimization requests, awareness of projects, including EMR
upgrades; and tactics used to arrive at a prioritized listing of
organization-wide revenue cycle priorities
3:15-3:30 Break – Networking
3:30-4:30 Legislative Updates
Jay Andrews, Vice President of Financial Policy, Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association
4:30-4:45 Door Prizes and Closing Remarks

Charlottesville Free Clinic

Donations from this event will be made to the Charlottesville Free Clinic

About the Free Clinic

“From the volunteers who treat our patients and assist with daily the health care professionals and organizations that provide pro bono services for our the individuals, foundations, public funders, businesses, civic groups and churches who provide annual financial the low-income uninsured adults and families who depend on our services...We are one community, driven by the conviction that everyone should have access to quality health care.

The Charlottesville Free Clinic is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) founded in 1992 by Dr. Mohan Nadkarni and Dr. Paul DeMarco during their residencies at UVA Hospital to provide a health support system that offers high-quality and compassionate care to the low-income uninsured in our community, who would otherwise not have access to care and who would otherwise suffer needlessly from many routine and preventable medical conditions. We offer free medical care, dental care, and medications for low-income and low-income uninsured adults between the ages of 19-64 and their families in and around Charlottesville. Out of the 60 free clinics in Virginia in 2011, the CFC is one of only 15 to receive accreditation from the Virginia Association of Free Clinics.”

Charlottesville Free Clinic

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