[MMA News Now, June 12, 2014]
Policy minded physicians will have an opportunity to take part in three group discussions that will help set the future direction of MMA at this year’s Annual Conference, “Thriving in Change: Meeting the Challenges of Modern Medicine,” Sept. 19-20 at Madden’s on Gull Lake
The discussions will include:
• The Expansion of Telehealth. This session will take a look at licensing and regulating those providing services. It will also review liability, technical standards and other key points.
• The Future of the Health Care Workforce. This will explore ensuring patient access, competency, quality, team-based care, how the new APRN law affects the workforce and other key points.
• Open Issues Forum. This session will cover topics requested by members, component medical societies and specialty organizations.
Along with these policy discussions, the Annual Conference will include: national speakers; CME programming in leadership, well-being and new technology innovations; networking; and time for family activities.
Registration is not open yet so watch for complete details in News Now, email blasts and a conference invitation.
Annual Conference sponsors include: MMIC Group, The First Impression Group, The Capital Advisory Group, LLC, Laboratory Corporation of America, Staff Care, Fraser and Novo Nordisk®.