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Presented by the ISBA Health Care Section


Are you an attorney with advance-level practice experience who would like to better understand The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA)? Do you want to give your physician clients practical legal advice about Medicare payments and obligations? Do you represent and advise other health care professionals that might benefit from your understanding of MACRA? Then don’t miss this live webcast that explains:

  • What MACRA is – including objectives and principal provisions;
  • How MACRA will affect physicians, as well as the requirements MACRA imposes on physicians;
  • How physicians can maximize their Medicare payments on account of MACRA; and
  • The tools available for helping physicians make informed decisions about participating in the Medicare Program.



Program Coordinator:
Leonard A. Nelson
, Senior Division Counsel, American Medical Association, Chicago


Program Moderator:
Edward Clancy
, Nixon Peabody LLP, Chicago


Program Speakers:
Leonard A. Nelson
, Senior Division Counsel, American Medical Association, Chicago
Carol Vargo, Director – Physicians Practice Sustainability Strategy Group, American Medical Association, Washington, D.C.

Program Information
Date Presented:
March 15, 2017 10:00 AM Central
1 hour, 30 minutes
ISBA Member Price:
Non-Member Price:
The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA): Guidance for Practicing Attorneys LIVE Webcast
Speaker Information
Leonard A. Nelson  [ view bio ]
Carol Vargo  [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Illinois State Bar Association
Total General MCLE Hours: 1.50
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