Oklahoma State Medical Association
 and the Oklahoma City University

Online Healthcare Master Certificate Program 2018 - 2021



The OSMA CME Planning Committee presents the following CME  activities that address This certificate program is designed to prepare healthcare professionals resilient innovative strategic ways to navigate challenges faced today. This online coursework delivers specific healthcare administration focus and application to professionals who intend to expand their business and leadership competencies in the management of healthcare. It is the intent of the OSMA CME Planning Committee to keep all physicians informed and updated on all all issues regarding healthcare and provide CME Credit when expanding their knowledge on healthcare leadership for the Master Certificate Program requirements.


Target Audience

The educational design addresses the needs and issues of healthcare providers including physicians,residents, medical students, physician assistants, and all healthcare administrators.


"Effective Leadership and Communication" presented by Robert A. Greve, PhD.

6:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. – 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™


After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Effective leadership and Communication and facilitate the development of interpersonal and team skills; and

  • Focus on integrated behavioral competencies demanded in organizations today to include: self-awareness, communication, negotiation, collaboration, and relationship building; and

  • Participants will work through individual leadership profile assessments, evaluate effective leadership behaviors, and explore techniques and processes to communicate and negotiate effectively within organizations.

"Strategic Management Of Healthcare Organizations" presented by Justin Wareham, PhD.

6:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. – 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™



  • Best practices related to setting up and managing healthcare organizations, which include managerial and operational concepts related to strategic planning; quality improvement; organizational strategy and design; individual, interpersonal, and team/group management; along with employment and human resource management topics such as selection, staffing retention, discipline, motivation, productivity, and team building.


"Healthcare Marketing and Patient Satisfaction" presented by Robert  C. Aiken, PhD.

6:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. – 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™


After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Understand fundamental marketing principles and strategies that are relevant in healthcare; and

  • Understand relationships between marketing, operations, innovation, and strategy in healthcare operations; and

  • Know how the patient experience is impacted; and

  • Analyze and discuss examples of marketing in healthcare, marketing strategies and recommend implantation plans and develop a marketing plan for an organization and be able to effectively communicate marketing related to concepts and strategies.


"Healthcare Financial Strategies and Decision MakingFIN633" presented by Andrew Gin, MD

6:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. – 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™


After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Financial information in health care settings, including differnences between for-profit and not for profit entities; and

  • Decision making in health care settings, including creation and use of decision trees and tables; and

  • Cost calculations and underlying concepts of cost allocation in accounting; and

  • Cost-volume-profit calculations, analysis and underlying concepts in pricing, collections; and

  • Perform basic financial calculations in reference to health care utilization, and statistics as NPV; and

  • Creating basic Balance Sheets, Income Statements, direct and indirect Cash Flow Statements, and demonstrate their interrelationships in relationship to healthcare; and

  • Knowledge about future trends in health care and finance;and

  • Recent decision making concepts and tools, including basic mathematical and statistical concepts related to decision making.


"Health Care Law: Finance, Organization and Compliance" presented by Cori Loomis, JD.

6:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. – 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™


After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Understand the laws and regulations applicable to the healthcare industry; and

  • Identify legal issues in order to minimize exposure to liability; and

  • Operate their healthcare businesses in compliance with applicable laws and regulations.

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Requirements and Policies of the Oklahoma State Medical Association through the joint providership of Oklahoma State Medical Association(OSMA) and Oklahomqa City University (OCU) .The Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The OSMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

To officially receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and a CME certificate of participation, the attendee must complete the online evaluations for each presentation attended.


Faculty and Disclosures

In accordance with ACCME requirements on disclosure, CME Planning Committee, faculty and reviewers are asked to disclose any relationships with commercial interests associated with any area of medicine featured in these activities. 

The OSMA has implemented a system to resolve conflicts of interest for each CME activity to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance, and that the content is aligned with the mission of the OSMA CME Planning Committee.  Conflicts, if any, are resolved through one or more processes.  All CME content in this activity was independently reviewed to ensure that it is free of commercial bias.

The OSMA Planning Committee, Faculty and Reviewers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.  Disclosures of relevant financial relationships, if applicable, will be provided to participants prior to the presentations.

"The Oklahoma State Medical Association has been surveyed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (AC­CME) and awarded Accreditation with Commendation for six years as a provider of continuing medical education for physicians.

The ACCME accreditation seeks to assure the medical community and the public that the Oklahoma State Medical Association provides physicians with relevant, effective, practice-based continuing medical education that supports US health care quality improvements.

ACCMEThe ACCME employs a rigorous, multilevel process for evaluating institutions' continuing medical education programs according to the high accreditation standards adopted by all seven ACCME member organizations. These organizations of medicine in the US are the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association, the Association for Hospital Medical Education, the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US, Inc."