2018 Challenges and Update

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Oklahoma State Medical Association

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Tulsa County Medical Association

Successful physician practices don’t just happen.  The business of medicine becomes more complicated with each passing year. Faced with new challenges in the evolving healthcare environment, office managers must be prepared to respond in a timely fashion or risk financial loss or penalties.  Join us as we address relevant areas of concern affecting the day-to-day activities in your practice.

Is your medical practice in compliance with HIPAA rules and regulations?  If not, your practice could face fines, penalties, third party litigation, bad publicity and other legal actions.  Our presenter will provide an update of HIPAA developments and areas of risk in order to address them and minimize your exposure to liability for HIPAA violations.

Confirm your understanding of current coding and billing standards and learn what’s new for 2018 CPT codes. Gain clearer understanding regarding CMS audit methods and identify how to safeguard your practice from adverse findings in the event you are a target.

Target Audience

The educational design addresses the needs and issues of healthcare administrators and office practice managers.


10:00am-10:30am Registration
10:30am-11:45am HIPAA Update 2018 presented by Diana Flood, MS, RHIA, Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Quality
11:45am-12:30pm Lunch
12:30pm-1:45pm The Old and the New 2018 presented by Renee Brown, CMIS, ACS-EM, CHA, Medical Practice Consultants, Inc.
$50/per person

Accreditation Statement


PLICO is authorized to award 2 hours of pre-approved AC HE Qualified Education credit (non-ACHE) for this program toward advancement, or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Participants in this program wishing to have the continuing education hours applied toward ACHE Qualified Education credit should indicate their attendance when submitting application to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or recertification.

OKMGMA recognizes this educational program for 2 hours.