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AKMGMA 2019 Conference
Thursday, April 04, 2019, 1:00 PM to Saturday, April 06, 2019, 4:30 PM AKDT
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AKMGMA 2019 Conference
April 4-6, 2019
Location: Alyeska Resort
Register by clicking HERE!

Schedule – April 4th Pre-Conference; 1pm – 5pm

Dave Reynolds, OHST – Office Security and Safety 

All the Office Security and Safety Topics

You Didnt Know You Needed to Know!

Friday, April 5th ~ General Conference Day 1

7:00am – 8:00am

Breakfast and Registration

8:00am – 8:30am

Opening Remarks – Welcome!

8:30am – 9:30am

General Session

Josh Block – Leadership

9:30am – 10:00am

Break with Exhibitors

10:00am – 10:45am

Breakout Sessions

(1)  Martha Wade – E&M Coding and the Proposed CMS Changes

(2)  Dena Wilson – Patient Safety and Risk Management for Administrators

10:45am – 11:30am

General Session

Jocelyn Pemberton – MGMA/ACMPE Update

11:30am – 12:30pm

Lunch with Exhibitors

12:30pm – 1:30pm

Breakout Session

(1)  Olivia Wolf - Data

(2)  Crystal Miner – Control Your Destiny! Compliance at the Front Desk

1:30pm – 2:30pm

General Session

TBA – Insurance Payment Models

2:30pm – 3:00pm

Break with Exhibitors

3:00pm – 4:30pm

General Session

Beth Ziesenis – Secret Tech Weapons

4:30pm – 5:30pm

Break for attendees to change and gather guests

5:30pm – 7:30pm

Dinner – Kahiltna Court Ballroom

7:30pm – 11:00pm

Casino Night with Exhibitors – Columbia Ballroom


Saturday, April 6th ~ General Conference Day 2

7:00am – 8:00am


8:00am – 9:00am

General Session

Eric Christensen - Compliance

9:00am – 10:00am

Breakout Sessions

(1)  Josh Block – Organizational Health

(2)  Beth Ziesenis – A Day in the Life of a Nerdy Practice Manager

10:00am –10:30am

Break with Exhibitors (Prize Drawings)

10:30am – 12:00pm

General Session

Government Affairs – National

Government Affairs - Local

12:00pm – 1:30pm

Business Meeting Lunch

All AKMGMA Active members invited – Vote for Secretary, Treasurer

Separate lunch for non-members




(1)  Carolyn Heyman – Healthcare Laws to Know When Contracting

(2)  TBA – Social Media Marketing

2:15pm – 2:45pm

Break with Exhibitors (Prize Drawings)

2:45pm – 4:00pm

General Session

Joe Mull – No More Team Drama

4:00pm – 4:30pm

Closing Remarks & Grand Prizes