Edge-U-Cate S Cpmsm/Cpcs Certification Focused Study Program

Edge-U-Cate S Cpmsm/Cpcs Certification Focused Study Program


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Join us for a focused review of the resources you will need to study for the NAMSS CPCS/CPMSM certification tests. We will review Roberts Rules of Order, EMTALA, thecredentialing standards for TJC, NCQA, HFAP, URAC, CMS, and AAAHC. We will also review important legal cases that have helped drive our industry and related legal terminology. Additional resources will include information regarding board certification, healthcare acronyms, medical terminology, and information regarding the NPDB-HIPDB. For those studying for the CPMSM certification test, we will also provide a review of information regarding medical services administration, risk management and information management. Participants will be provided with valuable study resources that will help them to be successful in achieving their CPCS and/or CPSMS certification.

Come prepared to participate in an intense, fast paced overview of the study resources defined in the NAMSS Candidate Handbook. As follow-up, you will be provided with an organized outline on how and what to study for your certification exams.


Friday, August 5th

12:30 – 1:00pm: Registration

1:00 – 2:30pm:Principles of credentialing utilizing accreditation standards and federal regulations

2:30 – 3:00pm:Break

3:00 – 4:30pm:Principles of credentialing utilizing accreditation standards and federal regulations

Saturday, August 6th

8:30 – 10:00am:Principles of credentialing utilizing accreditation standards and federal regulations

10:00 – 10:30am:Break

10:30am – Noon:Principles of credentialing utilizing accreditation standards and federal regulations

Noon – 1:00pm:Lunch (provided)

1:00 – 2:30pm: Review of Medical Services Management, Utilization Review, Risk Management

2:30 – 3:00pm:Break

3:00 – 4:30pm:Review of study resources for CPCS/CPMSM



EDGE-U-CATE, LLC Instructor – Janet Wilson, CPMSM, CPCS

Regional Director of Credentials Services, Banner Health, Western Region, Greeley, CO

Conference is pending approval for 10.5 CE credits from NAMSS.

For hotel and additional conference information, visit our website at .

Quarterly Educational Conference Registration Form

CPMSM/CPCS Prep Course

August 5-6, 2011

Educational Faculty from Edge-U-Cate, LLC

Meeting Location

Hyatt Place

Ridgeland, MS

Name: ______

Facility: ______

Address: ______

Phone: ______Fax: ______

Email: ______

Primary Certification Interest: CPCS  CPMSM CPCS and CPMSM

Payment enclosed:

$350.00 (non-MAMSS member)

$250.00 (MAMSS member)

$290.00 (course registration and MAMSS membership dues for April 1, 2011-March 31, 2012)

Registration fees include $25 for cost of course workbook, afternoon snack on Day 1, breakfast on Day 2 and lunch on Day 2. Hotel reservation information is available on the MAMSS website.

Checks should be made payable to “MAMSS” and mailed (along with completed registration form) to:

CPMSM /CPCS Prep Course Registration

Mississippi Association Medical Staff Services

PO Box 4572

Jackson, MS 39296-4572

Registration forms and payment must be received no later than July 1, 2011.

*Space in this course is limited and registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.*

A minimum number of registrations must be received. If a minimum number are not received by the deadline, the course will be canceled and full refunds given.

Cancellation Policy

  • All cancellations must be made in writing ().
  • Cancellation deadline is July 29, 2011. Cancellations made in writing on or before July 29, 2011 will be eligible for a 50% refund.
  • No refunds will be made for cancellations received after July 29, 2011 No refunds will be made for no-shows.
  • All refunds will be processed 6-8 weeks after the event.

For course information and additional registration forms, visit our website at