FPSC Webinar: 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule - December 3
Please join the AAMC-Vizient Faculty Practice Solutions Center (FPSC) for a webinar discussing the 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule.
During this 60 minute webinar, AAMC and Vizient staff will present on physician payment provisions from CMS’s 2019 Physician Fee Schedule final rule. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions once the presentations have concluded.
Gayle Lee, JD
Director, Physician Payment & Quality
Gayle Lee is the Director of Physician Payment Policy and Quality at the Association of American Medical Colleges. Ms. Lee has an expansive background in health care law, regulation, advocacy, and policy. She is responsible for educating and advocating on federal regulations and policies that impact teaching hospitals and physicians. Prior to joining AAMC, Ms. Lee served as Senior Director of Health Finance and Quality at the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) where her key areas of responsibility involved Medicare, Medicaid, HIPAA and health care reform regulations impacting rehabilitation. Before APTA, Ms. Lee was the Assistant Counsel and Policy Coordinator at the American Rehabilitation Association where she worked on issues that affected rehabilitation hospitals and units.
Ms. Lee received her law degree at the Washington College of Law at the American University DC and completed her undergraduate work at Pennsylvania State University located in University Park, Pennsylvania.
Kate Ogden, MPH
Policy & Regulatory Analyst
Kate Ogden is a Policy & Regulatory Analyst focusing on physician payment & quality at the Association of American Medical Colleges. At the AAMC, Ms. Ogden analyzes and advocates on a wide range of physician payment and quality federal regulatory issues impacting academic medical centers and faculty practices. Prior to joining the AAMC, Ms. Ogden was Health Policy Associate at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, where she advocated for members on health care payment policies. Ms. Ogden holds a master's degree in public health from Drexel University.
Ambulatory and Physician Analytical Director
Mr. Troland is responsible for overseeing and producing analytic output primarily related to the Vizient-AAMC Faculty Practice Solutions Center®, the RVU Benchmarking process, and analysis relating to changes in healthcare policy. With seventeen years of experience in clinical benchmarking and support for faculty productivity concerns, and an earlier career supporting financial system IT, he has collected considerable experience to assist the academic medicine community with comparative data and analytics.
Regulatory Affairs and Government Relations Director
Chelsea Arnone is the Regulatory Affairs and Government Relations Director in Vizient’s Washington, DC office. She joined the Public Policy team in 2016 after serving as the regulatory and policy director at a DC-based health care consulting firm. Chelsea has also previously worked in the House of Representatives and consulted for several U.S. Senate, House and Gubernatorial campaigns. Before coming to Washington, Chelsea worked for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a legislative aide. She attended West Chester University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.