White Coats & Numbers

White Coats & Numbers

November 1, 2019

Baylor University Medical Center • Dallas, Texas

Physician leadership roles are vastly changing in the healthcare industry as they are being introduced more to the financial components of their departments. This CME course will engage physicians in discussion regarding the evolution of financial responsibility and introduce them to the collection and revenue cycle process.


Upon completion of this activity, attendees should be able to:

  • Incorporate strategies to increase health care efficiency and promote healthcare innovation
  • Support the needs of the patient while being cognizant of cost and efficiency issues
  • Recognize strategic approaches for successful leadership role in institutional role or private practice
  • Collaborative to improve the healthcare system and provide equitable, affordable health care globally
  • Assimilate new communication skills with a focus on ethical considerations


Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Friday, November 1, 2019

  • 6:30 a.m.

    Breakfast/Sign In

  • 7 a.m.

    Change is Inevitable – Growth is Optional: Lessons From the Front Won’t Hold You Back!

    Don Taylor
    Adjunct Professor
    University of Texas at Dallas
    Lecturer & American University Healthcare, Inc.

  • 8:30 a.m.

    The Quest for Value: Clinical and Financial Leadership in Healthcare

    Katie Gilfillan, MSW
    Healthcare Finance Policy
    Physician and Clinical Practice

  • 9:30 a.m.

    Physician Finance 101

    Tammy Walsh
    National Physician Services

  • 11 a.m.

    The Ethics of Ethics – Taking the Right Path*

    Erma Lee
    Corporate Compliance
    Cook Children’s Health Care

    Ethics credit

Accreditation and Credit Designation


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health and the Health Care Financial Management (HFMA), Lone Star Chapter. The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Credit Designation

The. A Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category I Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

* This activity meets Texas requirements for 1 hour of Ethical/Professional Responsibility Education.


The conference is held at the A. Webb Roberts Hospital 17th Floor Conference Center on the Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas campus.

The Baylor University Medical Center campus encompasses many hospital buildings, programs and office buildings. A variety of parking options are available, including self-park, valet, covered parking and private lots.

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A. Webb Roberts Hospital
17th Floor Conference Center
3500 Gaston Ave.
Dallas, TX 75246

For Exhibitors

The 2018 Neuroscience Symposium welcomes exhibitor participation at this activity. This annual conference can include a registration attendance of up to 200 primary care physicians, family practitioners, internal medicine physicians as well as other allied healthcare professionals.

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Contact Us

If you would like more information about granting and/or other sponsorship opportunities or if you have questions about exhibiting, please contact CME coordinator Diana McGill.




PA, NP, RN, Allied Health



Cancellation and Refund Policy

We request that all conference attendees pre-register to assure the availability of all conference materials.

The conference organizers will not be responsible for reimbursement of airline fees and other accommodation expenses. Walk-in registrations are accepted, but we cannot guarantee seating or conference materials the day of the conference.

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