|Nov. 25, 2014|
Did you renew your membership yet?
If so, thank you! We look forward to serving you for another year.
If not, you still have time to avoid a lapse in your benefits. Take time after the turkey this weekend to renew online at www.rbma.org/renew.
Please note that because of our tiered membership structure, Primary members will need to renew before any additional members on the account can renew.
If you have questions about the renewal process, please contact us at 888.224.7262 or firstname.lastname@example.org.More
RBMA members are invited to attend the AHRA-RBMA reception at RSNA
Join fellow RBMA members and AHRA members for an evening reception at 6 p.m. CT on Tuesday, Dec. 2, at the Hyatt Conference Center at McCormick Place — first level, Room: Jackson Park BC/CC10 BC.
Please RSVP here.More
RBMA U highlight: Human Resources Management
Radiology Business 101 is comprised of eight modules based on the RBMA Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). The third module, Human Resources Management, is an overview course designed to address the various roles that human resources can play in a radiology practice, with emphasis on the strategic role and its responsibilities; as well as the critical skills a successful human resources manager should possess.
The Human Resources Management module includes the following six courses:
|Course Number||Course Name|
|HRM-001||Introduction to Human Resources Management|
|HRM-002||Strategic Alignment of Human Resources|
|HRM-003||Compensation and Benefit Structures|
|HRM-004||Talent Management – Recruitment to Retirement|
|HRM-005||Workforce Planning – Job Descriptions and Beyond|
DataMAXX — Did you know? 3 ways to submit data
There are three ways to submit data to DataMAXX, RBMA's online data warehouse:
MedLearn offers 2015 coding update webcast to RBMA members
Every year brings significant changes to coding for radiology procedures. Don't miss your opportunity to learn from one of the industry's most recognized radiology coding experts, Jeff Majchrzak, BA, RCC, CIRCC. Do you use modifier 59? Find out what 2015 has in store for modifiers CMS is releasing affecting CCI edits. Get the latest radiology updates and coding information to help your practice and/or facility stay current and compliant in 2015. With over 40 code changes impacting radiology in 2015, it's essential!
|15% off one webinar||RBMA15|
|20% off on two webinars||RBMA20|
|25% off on three webinars||RBMA25|
ACR is offering RBMA members a new discount on the JACR
The American College of Radiology is offering RBMA members a subscription to the Journal of the American College of Radiology at a discounted rate of $45. That's a savings of nearly 80 percent from the standard subscription rate of $232!
This special rate includes the journal's 12 regular issues, plus any supplements that are published. Also included in this rate is full text online access to the journal through its website at www.jacr.org.
For more information on subscribing to the JACR at the discounted rate, click here.More
ACR conducting radiology EHR survey
The American College of Radiology is conducting a very brief, one-minute, three-question survey regarding the Medicare/Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. The objective of the survey is to get a better understanding of the decision to participate or not participate in the program. RBMA is supporting the ACR's effort and encourages its members to participate in the survey. Your responses will help inform future advocacy and/or educational efforts. Click here for more information about the survey.More
RBMA office will close for the Thanksgiving holiday
The RBMA offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 27, and Friday, Nov. 28, for the Thanksgiving holiday. The office will reopen on Monday, Dec. 1.
We wish everyone a very warm and wonderful holiday. We at RBMA are thankful for all of our members!More
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