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Upcoming Education
May 18
Privacy and Security in a Digitally Connected World
Free Webinar in Collaboration with HIMSS
Beyond the technology challenges, hospitals and healthcare systems must also comply with an increasingly complex regulatory landscape. It starts with technology and regulatory compliance, but it also relies on both people and process change, within your own organization and those of your business partners. Hear from the chief privacy and security officer at a national healthcare system on what you can do to protect your organization and your patients.
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New AHRMM Podcast
Value Analysis, A New Model for Healthcare
Public and private reimbursement models continue to shift from paying for volume to paying for value. Today, value analysis programs must continue to produce savings while also supporting the attainment of high quality care. Listen as Dennis Orthman, Senior Director of Strategic Marketplace Initiative, shares with you the exciting and challenging work that SMI has accomplished in partnership with the Association of Healthcare Value Analysis Professionals.
Important Deadlines
CQO Leading Practice Submissions - Deadline Extended to May 16
To continue building the CQO Leading Practice Repository, AHRMM is issuing the latest call for leading practice submissions highlighting initiatives in the following areas:
  • Reduced hospital-acquired conditions (HAC)
  • Reduced readmissions
  • Increased patient satisfaction
  • Strategic supply chain initiatives between providers and their suppliers
  • UDI adoption practices
If you have been successful in implementing strategies that improve the quality of patient care, reduce costs, and enhance outcomes, we want to hear from you! The more organizations that adopt and share these leading practices, a greater cumulative benefit is circulated across the healthcare field.
Visit www.ahrmm.org/share-practices for more information including requirements and helpful documents for submission. 

AHRMM16 CMRP Exam Application - July 1
Invest in your career and get certified!  Obtaining a  Certified Materials & Resource Professional (CMRP)  designation is a great way to document your knowledge, skills, and experience. 
You can receive instant results when you take your CMRP exam at  AHRMM16  this summer! To help you better prepare for the exam, AHRMM is offering a  Pre-Conference  CMRP Overview Session  on Sunday morning, July 31.
CMRP exam applications are due July 1. Click here to review examination schedule and application process.
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