All Member Virtual Meeting
TMA hosts a virtual meeting on the third Thursday of the month to discuss an issue that is relevant to our members and physicians across the state. We invite guest experts to give us their perspective on the issue. The next session will take place on January 20, 2022 at 6:30 pm CST, and the topic will be Prior Authorization.
Our featured speaker will be Natalie Dickson, MD, chief medical officer with Tennessee Oncology and chair of the TMA Insurance Committee. Representatives from Cigna and United Healthcare will be on hand as well to discuss their innovative solutions to this issue. Pre-registration is required, but attendance is free.
Doctors' Day on the Hill
TMA's annual Doctors' Day on the Hill will be held on Wednesday, March 23, 2022. This event connects physicians directly with lawmakers so they can advocate for their patients and discuss major issues affecting the medical profession in Tennessee. We anticipate hosting this year's event in person.
Tennessee Healthcare Symposium
The Tennessee Healthcare Symposium is a must-attend event for physicians, medical office staff and other healthcare professionals who want to improve coding, billing and reimbursement process within your practice, as well as improve bottom line profitability.
For the 2020 event, we featured 31 experts across 12 educational sessions and 8 unique payer sessions that highlighted upcoming changes to insurance plans. The 2021 event was held virtualy from November 2 - 4.
House of Delegates
TMA's House of Delegates gives physicians from across the state an opportunity to gather as a professional group to present and debate policies that affect the practice of medicine and the delivery of patient care in both Tennessee and the United States. Our Annual Meeting and House of Delegates occurred on May 21-23, 2021. Visit the page below to review the final actions and see images from this event. The next event is scheduled for May 20-22, 2022.
Physician Leadership Lab
The John Ingram Institute for Physician Leadership is TMA’s ongoing training initiative to uplift physicians as leaders on a healthcare team, in their profession and in the community. This multi-month Lab helps physicians develop the valuable skills essential to leaders in the emerging physician-led, team-based healthcare environment. Physician participants attend two live sessions in January and April, along with webinars and individual coaching sessions.