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2016 Annual Conference Exhibitors Showcase
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8/14/2016 to 8/16/2016
When: August 14-16, 2016
Sunday, August 14 - Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Where: Grand Traverse Resort
100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd
Acme 49610
United States
Contact: Barbara Lincoln

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Adkisson Search Consultants

Adkisson Search Consultants is a nationwide search firm with proven success in recruiting Executives, Dentists, Medical Directors and Physicians to Community Health Centers. We match the right cultural fit, experience, knowledge and compensation level, to meet the client's qualifications. Most importantly, we present high-quality candidates who are genuinely interested in our client's opportunity. When you choose Adkisson Search Consultants, you are choosing the best the industry has to offer in terms of Quality, Service, and Reliability, which means top-notch senior leadership and physicians for your health center. 


Aegis Group Search Consultants, LLC - CONFERENCE SPONSOR

Aegis Group Search Consultants, LLC is an executive search firm. The Aegis Group provides recruitment and search services primarily to healthcare organizations and higher education institutions.  We recruit high caliber executives and senior management leadership who oversee academic, clinical, research, corporate, financial, and administration functions. Our clients include community health centers, member associations, colleges and universities, academic medical centers, healthcare systems, hospitals, and physician organizations.  Our goal is to deliver a slate of accomplished candidates who have demonstrated track records to align and enhance the strategic and operational objectives of the organization.  In order to do so we learn about those objectives as well as the opportunities and challenges facing the client and their environment.  We interview key stakeholders to identify and verify the elements required to gain desired outcomes and productivity. 


Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. - BRONZE SPONSOR

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. was founded in 1927 and is one of the world's largest insurance brokerage and risk management service firms with operations in 31 countries. We extend our client-service capabilities to more than 150 countries through a global network of correspondent brokers and consultants.


Gallagher Benefits Services, Inc (GBS) was founded in 1961 as a division of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. As one of the largest and most successful providers of employee benefit brokerage, consulting, and administrative services, we are well positioned to help develop and administer programs that will enable you to maintain a high quality, comprehensive employee benefit program. Gallagher has been recognized nationally as a leader and innovator in the employee benefit consulting and brokerage market.


Association of Clinicians for the Underserved

The Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) is funded by HRSA's Bureau of Primary Health Care to provide FREE resources, training, and technical assistance about clinician recruitment and retention to health centers. Stop by this TA booth to learn about the free resources and assistance available to help you address your workforce challenges.



athenahealth offers network-enabled services for EHR, revenue cycle management, patient engagement, care coordination, and population health. Unlike conventional vendors, athenahealth combines performance insights from our 76,000-provider network with continually updated payer knowledge and administrative work to help our clients get paid more, faster, focus on patients, and thrive through change.


Azara Healthcare

Azara Healthcare, LLC is a leading provider of data driven reporting and analytics for the Community Health marketplace. Azara’s solutions empower Community Health Centers, Primary Care Associations and Health Center Controlled Networks to improve quality and efficiency in all aspects of their care delivery through actionable data. Our flagship product, the Azara Data Reporting & Visualization System (DRVS), which currently contains data for 18 million patient lives and helps our clients meet the challenges of Health Reform and in achieving the goals of the Quadruple Aim.


Benco Dental

Benco Dental, headquartered in Pennsylvania, is the largest privately owned, full-service distributor of dental supplies, equipment, services and consulting in the United States. Founded in 1930, the company aims to "deliver success, smile after smile. 


Caidan Management Company

Meridian Health Plan (Meridian) is a family-owned, family-operated company of passionate leaders, achievers and innovators dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our members , providers and in the healthcare industry.


Meridian feels every person is deserving of top notch, quality health care. Service providers by Meridian strive to improve member quality of life, minimize negative health risks and sustain the well-being of members for a long time to come. Meridian is currently the largest Medicaid HMO in Michigan and Illinois. Meridian Health Plan of Michigan and Meridian Health Plan of Illinois have been rated in NCQA's Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Ratings 2015-2016. Meridian is the only multi-state plan in the nation to receive an overall rating of 4 out of 5 for all of its Medicaid HMO products.


Meridian provides nationally recognized and awarded care management and preventive care programs, with healthcare offerings through Medicare, Medicaid, the Health Insurance Marketplace and Pharmacy Benefit Management .


Meridian puts members first by utilizing a person-centered coordinated care model. This engages members and encourage them to take control of their care while we remain available to help them along the way.


Meridian's mission is to:

Continuously improve the quality of care in a low resource environment.


Meridian's vision is to:

Be the premier service organization in government healthcare

Be the #1 health organization based on quality, innovative technology and service to our Median Family.


Cardinal Health

Cardinal Health, one of the nation’s leading Drug Distributors of pharmaceutical products and services. Our Community Health Centers Team is solely focused on improving outcomes for your patients through drug distribution, 340B contract pricing, and programs designed for your in house, clinic, or contract pharmacies.



ClaimRemedi is the ultimate solution for every stage in the insurance claim life cycle, We streamline the beginning of the claim life cycle through smarter eligibility verification and offer payer-specific claim scrubbing and edits to drastically reduce denied claims. Our online claim management delivers powerful analytics and executive level controls to put our clients in charge of their entire claims process. 


Commonwealth Purchasing Group

Commonwealth Purchasing Group (CPG) is the nation's leading group purchasing organization for community health centers and other community-based nonprofits. We combine the purchase power of more than 500 member organizations across the country with 75 nationally recognized vendors. Our members save over $30 million a year on everything from medical, dental and office supplies to computers, patient communications services, and financial services.



Community Health Ventures - SILVER SPONSOR


Community Health Ventures (CHV) is the business development affiliate of the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC). Founded in 2000, CHV was created un der the direction of health center leadership and tasked with creating solutions to the tremendous economic pressures facing health centers. By negotiating and managing group purchasing agreements (ViP), staffing solutions (ViS), lab agreements (ViL) and more , CHV helps health center reduce costs and remain competitive.


Deliver Dental Solutions

Deliver Dental Solutions (DDS) provides turn-key dental management services to Michigan based Community Health Centers. By partnering with DDS, CHC management teams can devote more time to running their primary care and behavioral health operations, leaving the challenges of operating a sustainable dental practice to our expert dental and business professionals. Our combination of FQHC, dental, and business experience makes us uniquely qualified to manage your CHC’s dental operations.


Dentrix Enterprise

Dentrix® Enterprise from Henry Schein is the best-in-class dental software for public health organizations. Its dental-specific workflow, complete feature set and interoperability with over 40 medical solutions through HL7 interface increase organizational efficiency. A robust database facilitates federal reports required for organizations to receive funds for quality patient care. 


Early On Michigan

Early On Michigan will provide public awareness materials about early intervention and special education services and/or supports. 


eClinical Works

eClinical Works offers ambulatory clinical solutions consisting of EMR/PM software, patient portals and a community health records application. With more than 115,000+ physicians and 600,000+ users across all 50 states using its solutions, customers include physician practices, out-patient departments of hospitals, health centers, departments of health and convenient care clinics.


Gilead Sciences

Gilead Sciences is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. We strive to transform and simplify care for people with life-threatening illnesses around the world. Gilead's portfolio of products and pipeline of investigational drugs includes treatments for HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer, inflammatory and respiratory diseases, and cardiovascular conditions.


Great Lakes Health Connect

Great Lakes Health Connect (GLHC) is among the leading providers of health information exchange services in the nation, Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, GLHC seamlessly and securely facilitates the transmission of more than a billion messages a year across 129 health systems and nearly 4,000 primary, secondary and allied care provider offices across the state. The community-based nonprofit is dedicated to improving the quality and accessibility of healthcare information by creating care-connected communities across Michigan and beyond.


Healthcare Michigan - CONFERENCE SPONSOR

Healthcare Michigan is a print and digital publication serving the Michigan health care industry for more than 29 years. As part of our MISSION, we offer statewide nonprofit organizations, such as MPCA, the opportunity to promote specific conferences and events gratis in exchange for acknowledgment as co-sponsors.


Health Consulting Strategies, Inc.

Health Consulting Strategies, Inc. is a national firm with over 150 years of combined experience in the health care industry, and over 90 combined years of experience with FQHC development.  The firm’s principals, Marian Weber and BethAnn Perkins, are registered nurses with primary care, practice management, and development experience across the United States. 



At Henry Schein, our timely and diverse business solutions offer facilities a 360 degrees Solution in response to the specialized demands of community needs. Our full spectrum of support includes everything from high-tech equipment; office design and planning; and 25 exclusive product lines - to unparalleled customer service and knowledgeable sales specialists who provide guidance you can depend upon for all phases of your organization's requirements.


Hooker DeJong, Inc.

Hooker DeJong is a full-service architectural, engineering, and planning firm. As primary care experts, we strive to create places that support and further the strategic initiatives of your organization and design a product that is intuitive, value-driven and especially suited for each client.


i2i Population Health

A KLAS Leader in the delivery of actionable population health, i2i’s integrated Population Health Management and Analytics solutions (i2i Tracks and PopIQ) have proudly served healthcare organization for more than 16 years. The company offers a depth of experience gained from over 2,500 U.S healthcare delivery sites across 35 states supporting 20 million lives and is certified as a Meaningful Use CQM as well as a NCQA certified Patient Centered Medical Home pre-validated technology. With i2i, healthcare providers optimize clinical, financial and operational success in order to reap the benefits of value-based care.



IFF is a mission-driven lender, real estate consultant and developer that helps communities thrive by creating opportunities for low-income populations and individuals with disabilities. We offer affordable financing and real estate consulting to community health centers across the Midwest. In healthcare, we have made 100 loans totalling $50 million, built or renovated over 1.5 million square feet of real estate and increased new patient visits by over 300,000.



LabCorp provides leading –edge medical laboratory tests and services through a national network of primary clinical laboratories and specialized Centers of Excellence with a regional laboratory located in Livonia, Michigan. 


McKesson Medical Surgical

McKesson Medical-Surgical is pleased to continue our support of NACHC and Community Health Centers. We’re committed to helping you run a healthy center by bring you more than 250,000 products you need, when you need them. We offer tools that help you manage costs and enhance patient care – all while providing insights and expertise to guide you through the changing world of healthcare. We deliver the right products and the right solutions to address today’s challenges, while preparing for tomorrow’s.  



MediQuire's analytics solution helps FQHCs better measure, improve upon, and get paid for the clinical quality measures that matter to them - including UDS measure reported annually to HRSA, and any HEDIS measures they need to report to theri payers under Pay-4 Performance plans. MediQuire's Holistic Performance Reporting takes into account all the documentation in your EHR, including free-text notes, scanned documents, custom fields, and dropdowns, when reporting on your performance, so your providers get fairly credited for the care they provide.


Merces Consulting

Merces Consulting Group, Inc., formerly Management Resource Center, Inc., is an independent consulting firm that provides advice and counsel to management of all types of organizations in the development of strategies, programs, and practices that serve to effectively utilize their most important assets - their human resources. Merces has clients nationwide in virtually every industry. The firm began working with its first Health Center client in Michigan in 1993, and established a formal practice dedicated to the industry in 2007. Merces Migrant and Community Health Center clients are found throughout the U.S., in urban and rural settings. Health Center projects include advice to Boards on CEO compensation, development of organizational structures, implementation of compensation programs for staff and providers, and a variety of related services.


Michigan Area Education Center - Northern Lower Regional Center 

The Michigan AHEC’s mission is to enhance access to quality health care, particularly primary and preventive care, by improving the supply and distribution of health care professionals through community and educational partnerships. Michigan AHEC works through a statewide network of regional center. The Northern Lower Regional Center which includes the counties of Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon, and Wexford. 


Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals

The Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP) is the leader for specialty substance use disorder professional certification and advancement in Michigan. MCBAP's mission is to provide public protection and promote quality services through certification of professionals engaging in prevention, treatment, and recovery services for alcohol, tobacco and other drug use disorders.


Michigan Department of Health and Human Services - Cardiovascular Health, Nutrition and Physical

Activity Section

The Mission of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services’ Cardiovascular Health, Nutrition and Physical Activity Section is to create a heart-healthy and stroke-free Michigan by increasing physical activity and healthy eating, reducing health disparities, and preventing and controlling other cardiovascular disease risk factors.  Integrated education, policy and environmental change efforts focus on increasing the following: awareness and control of high blood pressure among adults; quality of stroke care among adults; number of youth, adults and families who have access to healthy foods; fruit and vegetable consumption among youth, adults and families; number of youth, adults and families participating in regular physical activity; and, health equity and reducing health disparities among high risk populations by addressing the social determinants of health. 


Michigan Department of Health and Human Services - Oral Health

Our mission is to serve Michiganders to reduce the impact of oral disease with special attention to those experiencing health inequities by promoting prevention, access, and education on the importance of oral health to overall health.


Michigan Department of Health and Human Services - Eat Safe Fish Program

The Eat Safe Fish program at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services provides free resources that share the health benefits of fish and helps Michigan residents choose fish that are low in chemicals such as mercury, PCBs, and dioxins.


Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners

Formed in 2000 as a nonprofit, professional membership association representing all nurse practitioner specialties throughout the state, the Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners (MICNP) seeks to provide nurse practitioners the leadership and resources to improve their practice environment through education of its members and the community, legislative support on issues affecting the profession, and promoting access to nurse practitioner services. 


Michigan Medicaid EHR Incentive Program

Provide information regarding the Medicaid EHR Incentive program requirements for AIU and Meaningful Use Reporting as well as other topics relating to health information technology.  


Midmark Corporation

Midmark Corporation is committed to developing quality products, services and technologies that allow healthcare providers to increase effectiveness in their practices. With a full line of high-quality products for the medical, dental and digital diagnostics markets.


Molina Healthcare of Michigan

Molina Healthcare of Michigan is a managed care organization that has been providing government-funded health programs for low-income families and individuals since 1997. Molina serves approximately 400,000 Michiganders with Medicaid, Medicare, and the Health Insurance Marketplace. Its network has more than 15,000 physicians and 83 hospitals in 68 counties.


National Cooperative Bank

National Cooperative Bank has over 30 years of experience financing capital needs of senior living facilities and other healthcare clients throughout the United States and has provided over $530 million in financing to the healthcare industry.  Whether as the sole lender or partnering with other financial institutions, NCB possesses the expertise to tailor transactions to meet its client's short and long-term strategic objectives. Complementing this core financing capability, NCB provides a full suite of depository and cash management services via an Internet-based banking platform. 


NextGen Healthcare

NextGen Healthcare helps community health centers improve collaborative coordinated care, patient engagement and outcomes with integrated technology solutions for medical, dental, and behavioral health. We empower CHCs to nurture measurably healthier communities at lower cost for success in new value-based care models. Cost-effective solutions and expertise include integrated EHR, practice management, interoperability, patient engagement and population health, care management, and analytics, as well as revenue cycle billing, collections, claims, and managed cloud services.



Nonstop Administration and Insurance Services is a mission-driven healthcare broker revolutionizing the way employee healthcare is delivered through our partially self-funded health insurance program, Nonstop Wellness.  By removing the financial and operational barriers to partially self-insuring, we are able to provide a previously unavailable health plan model to health centers allowing them to secure improved health coverage at a significantly lower cost, including zero out-of-pocket expenses for employees. The result is substantial savings for both the organization and its staff. 


Nonstop is proud to partner with NACHC's business development affiliate Community Health Ventures (CHV) to offer the Nonstop Wellness program through its Value in Benefits (ViB) pilot. 



At OSIS we believe everyone should have access to patient centered healthcare.  We believe that access to data analytics promotes improved clinical outcomes and is the key to population health.  Our mission as a non-profit 501(c)3, is to leverage our national presence while collaborating regionally to make NextGen a highly functional tool for Community Health Centers that have the same beliefs. This is accomplished by sharing expertise, resources, solutions (templates, reports, modules, etc.) and optimization methodologies developed specifically for Health Centers.


PMG, Inc.

PMG offers a unique revenue cycle management solution built especially for FQHCs. This process encompasses every revenue cycle function and can be molded to accommodate your center's specific area of focus. Our worry-free approach allows you more time to focus on the core of your mission, the care of your patient population.


PMG gets results for our client, including enhanced revenue, quickened cash flows, and the alleviation of the headaches associated with the revenue cycle. In fact, PMG has afforded increased revenue for every one of our clients. Why shouldn't you be next?  


Quest Diagnostics - CONFERENCE SPONSOR

Quest Diagnostics is the world's leading provider of diagnostics lab testing, information and services doctors and patients need in order to make better health care decisions.


Sacred Heart Rehabilitation

Sacred Heart Rehabilitation is a not for profit Substance Use Treatment program providing Detoxification, Residential, Outpatient and Prevention Programming. There are 3 Detox./Residential Centers numerous Outpatient centers ranging from the Detroit area to southwest Michigan, and from Madison Heights Michigan to Bay City Michigan.


Saginaw Bay Underwriters

Saginaw Bay Underwriters has provided insurance solutions to the state of Michigan for over 150 years. From offices in Saginaw, Midland and Bay City, SBU serves over 12,000 clients as one of Michigan's largest independent insurance agencies.


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State of Michigan Children's Services Agency  

FC-PMOU provides psychotropic medication oversight resources and outreach/training to Michigan Department of Health and Human Services personnel and contractual providers who are engaged in facilitating the mental health care of foster children.

FC-PMOU monitors psychotropic prescription claim trends, informed consent documentation and policy compliance. We provide feedback to prescribing physicians and other team members based on the physician reviews and prescription quality indicators. Physician reviews focus on quality indicators including prescribing multiple medications and/or duplicate therapeutic regimens, medication dosing outside of typical guidelines, and use of medications in very young children. 


Thermo Fisher Scientific

ImmunoCAP is a simple blood test that decodes potential sensitization to a wide range of indoor and outdoor allergens that could be the cause of allergic symptoms. The more you know about the combination of allergens affecting, your child, the better you can manage their allergies.  


UnitedHealthcare Community Plan - BRONZE SPONSOR

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Michigan serves more than 260,000 members in 65 counties throughout Michigan. We offer healthcare coverage to eligible adults and children through Medicaid, Healthy Michigan Plan, and Children's Special Health Care Services. UnitedHealthcare Community Plan is committed to promoting healthy living within the communities that we serve.



VirtualCHC & HIT Network provides technology-based solutions for common needs of Health Centers. It offers access to hosted applications such as electronic health and dental records, secure email, and more - all over the Internet. It also can provide a powerful custom reporting solution, including working with Health Center staff on report development. Consulting services are available for anything from assisting with vendor selection to local IT support. VirtualCHC serves as a Health Center's HIT department.

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