• Home
  • Webinar: MGMA Washington Update

Webinar: MGMA Washington Update

  • 09/13/2022
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Webinar

Washington Update

Join national MGMA Government Affairs staff for a Washington Update and learn about current federal policies and their impact on group practices. Attendees will learn about new and upcoming Medicare payment and quality rules, the status of surprise medical billing requirements, and the latest on MGMA’s advocacy and member engagement. There will be time for Q&A at the end of the presentation, so come ready with your questions!

Claire Ernst, JD
As a Director of Government Affairs, Claire represents MGMA in Washington DC on a variety of legislative and regulatory issues important to medical groups, such as Medicare reimbursement, telehealth, and federal financial assistance programs available to physician practices. In this role, she informs policy makers in Congress and the Administration of the important role group medical practices play in the healthcare system and organizes grassroots campaigns on issues critical to physician practices. Claire earned a law degree from Suffolk University Law School and a bachelor's degree in psychology and sociology from Franklin & Marshall College.

Swapna Pachauri, MPH
Swapna is the Associate Director of Government Affairs, working in the Washington, DC office. In this role, Swapna oversees and offers insight and analysis on a variety of federal health policy issues such as health IT, telemedicine, HIPAA, cybersecurity, and Part B drugs to physician practices. She also informs policymakers in Congress and the Administration of the important role group medical practices play in the healthcare system and works closely with MGMA members and external stakeholders identifying critical issues impacting practices. Swapna earned a masters in public health with a focus concentrating in health management and policy from Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health and a bachelors in communications and leadership from University of Maryland.

MO MGMA webinars are approved for 1.0 CE credit hour of LIVE learning from MGMA state for those attending the live session. This webinar has been approved for 1.0 credit hour by the AAPC.

Webinars are a member benefit. To register, login and proceed to Webinar Registration under the Members tab.

MO MGMA offers FREE Webinar Series as a benefit of membership. Our webinars focus on the domains of the ACMPE Body of Knowledge. These webinars are free to ALL members. To register as a non-member for a fee, please contact Rebekah Francis or Join MO MGMA. Recordings of webinars are available online under the Members tab on our website.


To meet the needs of today’s leaders through education, networking, advocating, and providing tools that focus on the delivery of excellence in patient care.


To be the recognized leader in defining and supporting the profession of medical practice management in Missouri.


PO Box 381533
Birmingham, AL 35238
Phone: (573) 556-6111
Fax: (877) 720-1495

Copyright 2023, MGMA-MO.org | info@mgma-mo.org