Physician Sustainability and Payment Reform

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Health care delivery and reimbursement reforms are advancing fundamental changes to the way in which physicians are paid. This conference is designed to provide physicians and their staff with knowledge to help them survive the sweeping impact of these reforms.

In addition to examining the current and future state of payment reform, attendees will gain valuable insight on how to successfully navigate provider-led care management, effective chronic disaese management, data analytics and dual eligibility issues.



March 26, 2014
Somerset Inn

Course Details

March 26, 2014 (9:00 am – 4:00 pm)
Course PRO12914-2

CME credits 5.25

  • Payment Reform & Provider Reimbursement Strategies - Ryan Catignani, Vice President of Contracting, Humana, Tom Simmer, MD, Senior VP and Medical Director, BCBSM and Richard O'Donnell, Priority Health
  • Employment Practice Models & Physician Workforce Trends - Martha L. Gray, MD, Clinical Instructor, University of Michigan and COO, Partners In Internal Medicine, PC, Bassam Nasr, MD, MBA, President, Physician HealthCare Network and David Wood, MD, Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Beaumont Health System
  • Dual Eligibility-Integrating Care for Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees - Richard Miles, Deputy Director, Bureau of Medicaid Policy & Health System, MDCH
  • ACOs and Physician Networks - Robert Jackson, MD, President and Medical Director, Accountable Healthcare Alliance & Wyandotte Hospital Physicians IPA
  • Value Based Insurance Design - Mark Fendrick, MD, Professor of Internal Medicine and Health Management & Policy, University of Michigan
  • Capturing, Interpreting & Utilizing Data - William Porter, RN, BSN, Director of Clinical Services, Medical Network One

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for physicians, executives, office administrators, and other health care professionals.

 Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.


  • MSMS Members: $160
  • Non-Members: $200


 Somerset Inn    
 2601 W. Big Beaver Rd    
 Troy, MI 48084    


March 26 - Register Online

Or register by phone, fax or mail:

  1. Call 517-336-7581
  2. Fax Registration Form to 517-336-5797
  3. Mail Registration Form to MSMS Foundation, 120 W. Saginaw, East Lansing, MI 48823

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For more information, please contact Caryl Markzon at 517-336-7575 or