Kansas Medical Group Management Association

KMGMA Site Map

  • Home
    Mission Statement To improve the effectiveness of Kansas-based medical group practices and the knowledge and skills of the individuals who manage and lead them. The KMGMA web site contains information about KMGMA, how to become a member, and how to contact us. In addition, there is information about the current KMGMA officers and focus groups, and links to our business associates and national affiliates. more»
  • About Us
    What is KMGMA? Kansas Medical Group Management Association is the state affiliate of Medical Group Management Association, a dynamic organization of professionals dedicated to developing solutions to the problems facing medical group practices. KMGMA creates a forum for the exchange of ideas and information to encourage interaction among peers in dealing with the ever-changing face of health care. Our members are administrators of nation… more»
    • Board of Directors
      Board of Directors Officers President Glenda MartinezRidgewood Surgery and Endoscopy Center4013 N. Ridge Rd. Suite 100Wichita, KS 67205(316) 768-4220gmartinez@ridgewoodsc.com President-Elect Suzanne Foerschler COMCARE PA 311 N. Mill; PO Box 260 Minneapolis, KS 67457 (785) 392-3812sfoerschle@srhc.com 1st Vice-President Jill JonesUKSM-W Medical Practice Association1010 N. Kansas Ave., Ste. 3049Wichita, KS  67214(316) 293-3492j… more»
    • Past Presidents
      2014-2015 - Greg Allen2013-2014 - Stacey Berndt 2012-2013 - Suzann Wright 2011-2012 - Lynda Farwell 2010-2011 - Kim Fowler 2009-2010 - Doug Hanson 2008-2009 - Karen Armbrust 2007-2008 - Michelle Meier 2006-2007 - Brad Deutsch2005-2006 - Terry Freeman2004-2005 - Dave Gordon2003-2004 - Jo Marsh 2002-2003 - Lynn Adams2001-2002 - Ann Buess 2000-2001 - Virginia "Jinny" Freem… more»
    • Insurance Focus Group
      Insurance Focus Groups The purpose of this focus group is to respond to the needs of KMGMA members by providing information and resources related to insurance issues. Preparing spring and fall conference focus group meetings, as well as two additional meetings throughout the year. Report to the membership activities of the focus group. Solicit focus group membership. Provide information and resources to members related to insurance… more»
    • Rural Health Focus Groups
      Rural Health Focus Groups The Kansas Association of Rural Health Clinics serves as an advocate for the members with rural health clinics. Specific responsibilities and duties are: Organize a pre-conference social/networking gathering the evening prior to the conference for members with or interested in Rural Health Clinics. Coordinate with focus group planning the conference. Work with the membership focus group to recruit new member… more»
    • Technology Focus Group
      Technology Focus Groups The purpose of this focus group is to respond to the needs of KMGMA members by maintaining the KMGMA web site in the following ways: Maintenance and promotion of the KMGMA web site. Research useful web sites to provide links to the KMGMA web site. Tie in to MGMA resources. Develop a "database" of technical jargon with definitions and how IT is used in medicine. Monitor and share information related to chang… more»
  • Members
    Why Should I Join? Benefits of KMGMA Membership: Provide peer support and opportunities for skill development as well as a forum for the exchange of ideas and information. Participate in the spring and fall state-wide conferences with other medical practice leaders. Members always receive discounted registration rates. Excellent opportunity to meet insurance representatives from KanCare and commercial companies during KMGMA con… more»
  • Education
    KMGMA Annual Scholarship Policies and Procedures For Administration of KMGMA Annual Scholarship The Kansas Medical Group Management Association (KMGMA) has established an annual scholarship to assist students attending university level programs to obtain a degree in Health Care Administration. This scholarship shall be in the amount of $1000 per year and applied as described below: Regulations and Procedures Scholarship(s) will be a… more»
    • ACMPE Certification
      ACMPE Certification Validate your knowledge and strengthen your skills. Provide physicians, medical practices, hospital systems and the healthcare sector with the kind of effective leadership that brings financial and organizational success. Become a Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) and go on to achieve Fellowship in the American College of Medical Practice Executives (FACMPE) to: Validate that you have the knowledge and sk… more»
    • MGMA-ACMPE
      MGMA-ACMPE You work hard every day. You manage the revenue stream, you keep the pluse on overhead and spending, you manage your staff, you keep your physicians hard at work, you are constantly thinking about risk to the practice, you are balancing cost effective delivery of care with high quality delivery of care... and the list goes on and on. Does this sound like your day? Have you been wondering why you are doing this? Have you been … more»
  • Associates
    Business Associates The following Business Associates have generously lent support to the Spring and Fall KMGMA Conferences. KMGMA greatly appreciates its Business Associates who have contributed significantly to the success of the organization through providing sponsorships and exhibition at conferences. The following Sponsors and Supporting Associates represent providers of quality services that are important to KMGMA members. Click on… more»
  • Contact
    KMGMA Contacts For membership information: Stacey L. Berndt, Membership ChairLincoln Center OB-GYN, PA800 SW LincolnTopeka, KS 66606(785) 231-0617sberndt@lincolncenterobgyn.com For administrative information: Claire Daniels, Executive Assistant5051 E. Lincoln, Apt. 4-CWichita, KS 67218(316) 686-4414cdaniels1@cox.net more»