Events

Announcing our new lecture series for 2022

THE BUSINESS OF MEDICINE: SURVIVAL ESSENTIALS FOR CLINICIANS

We believe this business series will be a great value to you in your daily practice, whether in an employed model, or in private practice settings. Topics that will be addressed include:

  • The art of negotiation
  • Transitioning from employee to employer
  • How to determine the financial value of your practice
  • How to determine your personal worth to the institution or future
  • Financing your new practice
  • And more!

More information about the series:

  • 10 lectures, once a month, March – December.
  • All lectures will be held from 6:00 – 7:30 PM. The day of the week may vary but will typically be on Wednesday.
  • The current list of dates: March 18, April 22, May 17, June 15, July 20, August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 21.
  • All lectures will be held in-person, and light appetizers and refreshments will be served. For those that can’t make it in-person, there will also be an option to attend virtually.

Cost of 10-Pack of Lectures
*BFCMS Member…………….$150* (Great deal!)
Non-Member…………………..$450
BFCMS Resident Member…$75
Medical Student……………….$Free

Cost Per Individual Lecture
*BFCMS Member ……………..$25*
Non-Member……………………$50


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Join us for our next event in August!

Don’t Poke the Regulatory Bear: Avoiding Business Practices that Create Fraud and Abuse Risks

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 | 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Northwest Endovascular Surgery
1341 Spaulding Ave, Richland, WA 99352

With Featured Speaker:
Lori Oliver, MBA, JD
Shareholder, Polsinelli, PC

Please join us for an informational presentation examining health care regulatory fundamentals for clinicians on Wednesday, August 17, with featured speaker, Lori Oliver, MBA, JD, Sharholder, Polsinelli, PC.

Here are a few reasons you should attend this event:

  • Just like learning proper behavior in bear county can help you avoid conflict with bears, learning a few key principles can help you avoid conflict with health care regulators
  • Whether you are new to the medical profession or are an experienced practitioner, learn about leading business practices to avoid when interacting with your payers, your colleagues, your vendors and your patients
  • Refresh on the evolving risk areas involving long-standing health care laws, such as the False Claims Act, the Anti-Kickback Statute, Physician Self-Referral Prohibitions and others

Light appetizers and refreshments will be served, along with a wine social and networking opportunities. Q&A will follow the presentation.

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About Lori Oliver
Lori A. Oliver, JD, MBA is a shareholder with Polsinelli, PC and a member of the value-based care, clinical integration practice group and behavioral health practice groups. Her deep bench of experience and in-depth understanding of the health care industry enables Lori to offer practical solutions and strategic advice to clients in a wide array of health care regulatory, compliance, transactional, operational and governance matters. She has significant health care operational experience as a former health care executive to draw upon that informs her approach to solving challenges facing her clients.

UPCOMING BUSINESS SERIES LECTURES

SEPTEMBER
Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Mechanics of Advocacy in Olympia
Speaker: Sean Graham, WSMA, Director of Government Affairs


PARTNER EVENTS

What’s New In Medicine 2022
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics
Hybrid CME Meeting and Workshop
September 9-10, 2022 | Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick, WA

30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits 
30 Nursing Contact Hours (30 Pharmacologic Hours)
30 Contact Hours Pharmacy CE* (Knowledge Based)

Learn more: whatsnewinmedicine.orgView/print conference brochure