TMA Insurance Workshop Series

Insurance Workshop Series Starts April 18

Delivering updates from industry experts, the TMA Insurance Workshop Series will bring critical information on compliance and auditing, specialty coding and more. This year’s series is sponsored by Amerigroup. Starting April 14, TMA will host the first in a series of informative webinars to take place throughout the year. Occurring during a typical lunch hour, each webinar will include a one-hour presentation with a different expert followed by a 30-minute Q&A session.

Payer Updates Webinars:

  • April 18: Cigna
  • April 25: Amerigroup
  • May 2: TennCare
  • May 9: Aetna

Speaker Webinars:

  • June 13: Shannon Deconda, CPC, CEMC, CEMA, CPMA, CRTT
    • Speaker for NAMAS, a division of DoctorsManagement; President and Founder of NAMAS and a Partner of DoctorsManagement
    • Topic: Auditing: Investing Through Assessment
  • July 18: Gina Hobert, MBA, CHC, CEMC, CPC-I
    • Independent Consultant
    • Topic: E/M Updates and Documentations requirements
  • August 22: Martie Ross
    • Office Managing Principal | Kansas City and Director, Center for Rural Health Advancement at PYA
    • Topic: Medicare Proposed Rule
  • September 12: Kathi Carney, CPC, CPMA, CHC
    • Executive Director/Shareholder – LBMC Physician Business Solutions
    • Topic: Compliance
  • October 17 (Add On): Lynn Keaton Cockrell, CCS, CDIP, CCDS, CPC, COC, CEDC, CEMC
    • AAPC-Approved Instructor Coding Center of Excellence, Sr. Root Cause Coding Lead PI at Optum Payment Integrity
  • Topic: Specialty Coding (Radiology, Lab and Path)
  • November 13 (Bonus): Yarnell Beatty
    • Senior Vice President and General Counsel at Tennessee Medical Association
    • Topic: Legislative recap/Focus 2024
  • December 12: Martie Ross
    • Office Managing Principal | Kansas City and Director, Center for Rural Health Advancement at PYA
    • Topic: Medicare Final Rule

Registration is open, and the full schedule is available here. Available until June 9, TMA will offer a special bundle package for $349. All sessions may be purchased individually for $69 each. Contact Tabitha Lara, TMA Director of Insurance Affairs, at with questions.


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