8:00 a.m. Registration, Networking & Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome
8:35 a.m. MGMA Washington Update - Mollie Gelburd
10:00 a.m. Announcements & Committee Reports
10:30 a.m. Networking
11:00 a.m. Legislative Update - Alex Calcagno
12:30 p.m. Event Adjourns
About the Speakers
MGMA Government Affairs
Mollie serves as a member liaison for MGMA Government Affairs and has broad expertise in the details of federal legislative and regulatory issues, and their impact on group practices. She coordinates Association grassroots efforts and is a frequent speaker at MGMA state and national meetings. Previously, she worked as an attorney at the Social Security Administration, where she was responsible for making recommendations on disability determinations.
Massachusetts Medical Society
Alex Calcagno is the primary liaison between the Massachusetts Medical Society and the federal government. She advocates the Society’s position before Congress and the Executive Branch. Alex. counsels the Society on federal legislation, assists with policy development, and implements legislative strategies to achieve the society’s goals. She represents the MMS before the AMA and other national organizations on federal issues. Alex is also responsible for educating the Society’s members about federal legislative issues and grassroots activities.
Continuing Education Units, CEUs
Earn up to 1.0 continuing education unit hours for each hour of education from the ACMPE, American College of Medical Practice Executives. Our events are eligible for continuing education units as awarded by other professional associations. We recommend that you contact your professional association for their approval process.