Speaker: HJ Waukau, Policy and Population Health Specialist, Wisconsin Medical Society
Release Date (enduring material): August 29, 2017
Expiration date: August 29, 2020
This webinar providers a primer and summary of recent health care reform legislation, tactics and outcomes, as well as a description of possible health care reforms going forward.
At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Evaluate how state and federal laws and regulations impact both their medical practice management overall and with regard to specific patient groups.
- Identify the primary sources of laws and regulations that pertain to their practice and be able to articulate and advocate for legal change where law and best medical practices differ.
- Identify ways to engage with the legislature, professional organizations, or other community organizations to promote physician advocacy.
- Describe the current conditions of the Affordable Care Act and MACRA and formulate strategies that will implement change within their practice as it relates to the ACA and MACRA.
- Evaluate how the ACA and MACRA are affecting the payer, purchaser, and clinician/provider communities.
- Identify and navigate the legal implications of health care law in order to make appropriate decisions for your medical practice.
Method of Participation
This course consists of a synchronized audio of the recorded lecture. After viewing the presentation, participants must complete an evaluation and a post-test in which they must answer at least 75% of the answers correctly in order to receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. The participant cannot proceed to request credit until this score is achieved.
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This activity is designed for all physicians, their staff and administrators.
No commercial support was used in creating this educational activity.
ADA Compliance Statement:
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Wisconsin Medical Society seeks to make this activity accessible to all. If you have a disability, which might require special accommodations, please call 608.442.3800.
Registration is not refundable. If you are unable to participate in an activity for which you are registered, you may have a substitute participate in your place.