AHRMM NOW
AHRMM Now highlights AHRMM education and important dates you need to know about. Never miss an important AHRMM event or deadline again!
Upcoming Education
September 29
CMS Bundled Payments - Latest Proposed Episode Payment Models Overview
On July 25, 2016 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed ruling which introduced three new episode payment models. Find out how hospitals should be preparing for the proposed ruling go-live date of July 1, 2017 and discuss changes made to the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacements model.  
This webinar is FREE for members!
 
 
 
 
Sponsored by: HealthTrust
 
HealthTrust is a sponsor of the CQO Movement.
October 5
The Case for Quality for Medical Devices - Free MedSun Webinar
Join the FDA's Ann Ferriter, and AHRMM's Senior Director, Michael Schiller, as they discuss plans for products to assist Value Analysis Teams, CFO’s, physicians and others with their decisions when obtaining high quality medical devices for their patients.
 
To register, email to medsun@fda.hhs.gov. You can also access the meeting link and dial-in information here.
 
The webinar will include a Question and Answer/Discussion session. Feel free to email medsun@fda.hhs.gov with your questions/comments related to ways to ensure medical device quality by October 3.
 
Missed the AHRMM webinar last month? Access it now on-demand!
Anatomy & Physiology of CMS Pay-for-Performance - Only $29 for AHRMM Members
Missed the webinar last month on CMS Pay-for-Performance programs? Access the recording on-demand and learn at your own pace, and untangle the maze of codes, measures and regulations of Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) pay-for-performance programs.
 
 
New AHRMM Webcast
AHRMM Webcasts are a free and quick resource for individuals interested in hearing more on relevant healthcare supply chain topics. Four webcasts are now available and AHRMM will continue to launch additional webcasts throughout 2016.
 
This webcast discusses the team work involved in product value analysis and decision making using data-driven scorecards outlining Cost, Quality, and Outcomes.
 
Presented by: Brent Petty, Executive Industry Consultant, Lexmark International
 
Affiliated Chapter Events
AHRMM has more than 30 affiliated chapters located throughout the United States and Canada.  Affiliated Chapters host professional programs and events for their members and the industry at large on a state or regional basis. Below are the chapter events coming up. View all Chapter events happening in 2016.
September Chapter Events
Georgia Society for Healthcare Materials Management
CMRP Lunch & Learn Weekly Webinar
Held every Friday in September
 
North Carolina Association of Healthcare Resource and Materials Management
Fall Education Session
Cary, NC
September 16  
 
Texas Gulf Coast Supply Chain Chapter
Chapter Member Meeting
Holiday Inn Houston NRG/Medical Center at 8111 Kirby Drive in Houston
September 20
 
North Texas AHRMM Chapter
Vendor Fair and Educational Session
Irving, TX
September 20
 
 
Georgia Society for Healthcare Materials Management
Healthcare Analytics Webinar
September 21
 
Michigan Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management
Fall Conference - Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center Michigan State University
September 22-23
 
Kentucky Society of Healthcare Purchasing and Materials Managers
Healthcare Coalition Conference
Lexington Center in Lexington, KY
September 27-29
 
October Chapter Events
Georgia Society for Healthcare Materials Management
CMRP Lunch & Learn Weekly Webinar
Held every Friday in September 
 
Florida Suncoast Chapter of AHRMM
Educational Event - Orlando Regional Disaster Preparedness
Orlando Regional Medical Center
October 3
 
 
 
Georgia Society for Healthcare Materials Management
Webinar - Lean Principles in Supply Chain
October 12
 
Minnesota Chapter of AHRMM
Fall Educational, Networking, and Vendor Expo
October 13-14
 
Society for Arkansas Hospital Purchasing & Materials Management
Fall Conference - Little Rock, AR
October 14
 
California Association of Healthcare Purchasing and Materials Managers
CAHPMM Annual Conference - Central Coast of California
October 18-20
 
Greater San Antonio Healthcare Resource & Materials Management Association
Educational Workshop
Plaza Club - San Antonio, TX 
October 20
 
Georgia Society for Healthcare Materials Management
Annual Conference - Savannah, GA
October 26-28
 
North Texas AHRMM Chapter
Charity Golf Tournament
Trophy Club Golf Course in Trophy Club, TX
October 27
 
AHRMM LinkedIn @AHRMMtweets AHRMM YouTube
 
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