Compass PTN to address PFP, ACOs & diabetes at free meeting  

The Compass Practice Transformation Network (PTN) is encouraging member and non-member physicians and practice staff to register for its ‘Community Learning Annual Meeting,’ which will take place at the Omni Hotel at the Battery in Atlanta from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 11.

The meeting will address…

– The status of the Compass PTN in Georgia

– “Documentation Pearls for Surviving Payment for Performance”

– “Lessons learned in moving to an Accountable Care Organization”

– “The diabetes prevention and self-management opportunities that are available through the Georgia Department of Public Health”

The event is free, though pre-registration is required.

According to Compass PTN, “The Georgia Hospital Association Research & Education Foundation is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Georgia Hospital Association Research & Education Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The Georgia Hospital Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The Compass PTN Community Learning Meeting is approved for 5.75 contact hours.”

Compass PTN also notes that the Atlanta Braves are playing the Milwaukee Brewers at SunTrust Park at the Battery on August 10 and August 11.

Contact Tyra Brown at 770.249.4587 or tbrown@gha.org with questions.

The Compass PTN serves primary and specialty care clinicians in six states, including Georgia. It is helping medical practices make a successful transition to Medicare’s quality-based payment system. Participation in the Compass PTN is free for clinicians and practices.

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