2015 FOM/IT Conference on Oct. 27-29, 2015 in Las Vegas

October 27, 2015 – October 29, 2015 all-day
Planet Hollywood
Las Vegas

Financial, Operations Management / Information Technology Conference (FOM/IT) October 28-29, 2015 *Preconference Events: October 27 Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas, NVEARLY BIRD Registration Deadline: September 29 Join your colleagues and register now for this year’s FOM/IT annual conference with 25 educational sessions, 4 learning-labs, and 3 pre-conference trainings. It’s your best opportunity to interact with other health center leaders, industry experts and powerful speakers; share challenges and discover the best solutions necessary to transform your organization into the health center of the future! Dynamic Educational Sessions See below for highlights of this year’s sessions:

  • The High Performing FQHC of Tomorrow: Expanding the Mission Through Margin
  • Leveraging Advancement in Population Health Technology to Coordinate Care and Transform Your Practice
  • What You Need to Know About Meaningful Use: Modified Stage 2 and Stage 3
  • It’s more than Answering the Phone….A Health Center’s Journey in Building a Patient Communications Center
  • “Eyes Wide Open” Legal and Financial Considerations for Mergers and Acquisitions in the New World of Health Center

Click here to view the full agenda.

*Take Advantage of Three-Hour Learning Labs! In addition to our standard, top-notch educational sessions, this year’s conference also offers four not-to-be-missed learning labs. Each three-hour lab is designed to provide participants a comprehensive, more drilled-down level of instruction for each topic area, including:

➤​ Developing Charges for Sliding Fee and Medicare PPS  ➤ The Shift from Volume to Value-Based Payment An Integrated Auditing Approach to Coding and Documentation Excellence ➤ The Health Center of 2020: Implications for the C-Suite Leadership Team


*  ALL NACHC Learning Labs have limited enrollment and require special registration. Learning Labs are open only to full-paying conference attendees. The $25 fee for lab participation partially subsidizes the snacks/light refreshments included in ALL labs. Preregistration and $25 fee required by September 29, 2015. No on-site registration is available for Learning Labs.

**Preconference Trainings Connect with your peers before the conference at these additional trainings on Tuesday, Oct. 27: Privacy and Security Essentials This training focuses on best practices in implementing effective privacy and security safeguards at community health centers.  Tools and techniques will be provided on resource allocation, risk assessments, encryption, substance abuse records consent, breach notification, training and business associate management.  Small groups will be utilized for focused guidance on your health center’s unique issues. Register NOW View the Privacy and Security Essentials Training Brochure for the training price listing, agenda, and mail/fax -in registration form. Lean Sigma: Changing Healthcare from the Inside! Quality improvement, Triple Aim, health reform.  We all know the buzz words, but it’s more than just hype.  It’s our reality.  The successful use of quality improvement methodologies (Lean, Six Sigma) is commonplace in the corporate world and in many segments of the health care industry.  This training will focus on how to apply Lean Sigma at your health center. Register NOW View the Lean Sigma Training Brochure for the training price listing, agenda, and mail/fax -in registration form. Creating a Dynamic and Useful Strategic Plan – An Introduction to the Toolkit This one-day training is offered by NACHC and Capital Link to acquaint health center staff and board members with both the content and utilization of this new Strategic Planning Toolkit. The training will provide a comprehensive examination of the factors that drive an ever-increasing need to plan and manage strategically as well as offer in-depth guidance on how to use each of the forty plus tools contained in the toolkit. Register NOW View the Creating a Dynamic and Useful Strategic Plan Training Brochure for the training price listing, agenda, and mail/fax -in registration form. NACHC Electronic Health Record (EHR) User Groups We will offer the following FREE 90 minute user groups meetings at this year’s FOM/IT:

  • NACHC Greenway Intergy
  • NACHC Greenway SuccessEHS
  • NACHC NextGen
  • NACHC GE Centricity
  • NACHC eClinicalWorks​

These user groups provide a vehicle for health centers to meet and discuss common issues, share experiences and best practices, learn about new product features and functionality, and gain valuable insight on achievements. Pre-Registration is required for all User Groups.

** Preconference training registration requirements

– Registration for preconference trainings are separate from FOM/IT.

– Registration for EHR User Groups must be done when registering for FOM/IT.


Conference Registration  Register Today for FOM/IT and save on early-bird rates until Sept. 29Conference Housing Stay with us at Planet Hollywood Hotel and take advantage of the special hotel group rate, honored until Sept. 26. For more hotel information visit FOM/IT housing.

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