Practice Management Association News, Resources & Education

The AL-AAP Practice Management Association (PMA) provides many resources for its members, including:

  • A group email list
  • A monthly e-news, PMAdvisor
  • Every-other-month webinars, which archived on-demand)
  • An Annual Meeting, including a live Practice Management Workshop

Group Email List

The AL-AAP Practice Management Association maintains a very active group email list. The purpose is to elicit discussion/ask questions of your peers on pediatric practice management issues.  This is the best place to have your questions answered! To participate, you must be a practice manager member of the PMA or a pediatrician member of the Alabama Chapter-AAP.  Contact Lynn Brown to sign up; she will send you a confirmation email from the "simplelists" website.

What topics do you want to see next?

Send us your suggestions by emailing Linda Lee, APR, Chapter Executive Director, or Linda Champion, MPA, Chapter Project Coordinator.


Monthly E-news, PMAdvisor

Every other month, the PMA publishes the PMAdvisor, to keep members informed on payor issues and other pertinent practice management information.  Check out our archived editions here:

March 2018
November 2017
September 2016
June 2016
February 2016
November 2015


Live/On-Demand Webinars

Mark your calendars for our PMA Webinar Series!  (Registration information is emailed to Chapter and PMA members approximately two weeks prior.)

2017 - 2018 Webinar Dates

July 25, 2018, 12:15 p.m. - POSTPONED

Check our Upcoming Meetings section for details as they become available.

The AL-AAP Practice Management Association is pleased to provide Chapter and PMA members with free, on-demand recordings of previous PMA webinars. Access them here.


Annual Meeting / Practice Management Workshop

The AL-AAP Practice Management Association hosts an annual meeting and Practice Management Workshop each year on the last Friday in September.  Below are future dates, as well as PowerPoint presentations from past meetings.

Mark your calendars!  
2018 Practice Management Workshop
September 28, 2018

Previous Workshop Presentations

2017 Presentations

2016 Presentations

2015 Presentations

- "Demystifying Data to Improve and Drive Performance" - Nancy Babbitt, FACMPE - 2013

- "Keys to Optimizing Peak Financial Performance" - Nancy Babbitt, FACMPE - 2013

- "ICD-10 Documentation - Get Your Progress Note Ready for 2014" - Lynn Brown, CPC - 2013