Education

March 4-5, 2022
Location:
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113

We’re Back!

NAMSS is happy to announce the return of the Education Summit in 2022, March 4-5, 2022 in New Orleans, LA.

The 2022 NAMSS Education Summit provides new and experienced MSPs the opportunity to learn and participate with MSPs from around the country while reviewing certification exam topics and accreditation standards that are important to our industry.

The NAMSS Education Summit is a can’t-miss event if you’re preparing for a NAMSS certification exam or want an in-depth look at the credentialing process.

Why attend?

  • 14 hours of interactive education with certified instructors who are experts in the field.
  • 5+ hours of valuable time to network and exchange ideas with fellow MSPs in similar stages of their career
  • 2 days dedicated to exam preparation and career advancement – no distractions or competing priorities.
  • 1 personalized study plan for post-Summit study and preparation

Scroll down to learn more about the three distinct educational courses being offered! Once you select a course, register using the "Register Online" button and you're all set!

NOTE: All live courses during the Education Summit take place at the same time, so please note you should only plan to attend one.


COVID-19 Precautions 

The safety and well-being of Summit participants is our priority. By working closely with the Hyatt Regency New Orleans, as well as federal, state, and local public health officials, we will incorporate current best practices to provide you with the best level of protection at the NAMSS Education Summit.

Vaccination Policy

Attendees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before the start of the conference. Failure to confirm full vaccination status will result in the cancellation of an attendee’s registration and no refund will be provided. Details on how to confidentially record vaccine status via the NAMSS Health Pass in the CLEAR app will be shared with registered attendees as we get closer to the event.
 

Registration Course Schedule Payment Information Cancellation Policy
COVID-19 Precautions Housing Information Travel Information 

 

Registration 

Please note that you must be logged in to register for the Education Summit Courses.

All registration fees include entrance to the course, attendance at a Thursday evening welcome and networking reception and breakfast. Attendees must cover the cost of travel and hotel accommodations.

 

Early Bird
(on or before February 4, 2022)
Regular Rate
(After February 4, 2022)
Member 
$599
$659
Non-Member
$659
$719

 

Don’t know what course is right for you at the Education Summit? Explore the below overview to find the course that best aligns with the next step in your career and professional development. 

Are you new to the field or need a refresher on credentialing best practices?

Course Registration Options

Credentialing 101

A two-day program that introduces attendees to credentialing and gives examples of how and when to apply accreditation standards.

Sign up for the live course, or add on supplemental online courses meant for early-career MSPs at a discounted, bundled rate.

Register for the Credentialing 101 Workshop Only.

New to the field and want to purchase supplemental online courses:

Credentialing 100 and MSP Roles & Responsibilities
OR
Managed Care Basics and MSP Roles & Responsibilities

 

Are you preparing for a NAMSS certification exam? 

Courses Registration


Credentialing Specialist (CPCS)
Certification Preparation Course

A two-day workshop that helps those preparing to take the CPCS certification exam to gain a sense of what topics the exam focuses on and identify areas in which additional study is necessary before you take the exam.

Register Online


Medical Services Management (CPMSM)
Certification Preparation Course

A two-day workshop that helps those preparing to take the CPMSM certification exam to gain a sense of what topics the exam focuses on identifying areas in which additional study is necessary before you take the exam.

Register Online

 

  • NOTE: All live courses during the Education Summit take place at the same time, so please note you should only plan to attend one.
  • Registrations are not confirmed until payment is received and processed by NAMSS prior to the start of the course.
  • Once payment is received, an email confirmation will be sent within 24 hours to the email address on file. If you do not receive an email confirmation please contact info@namss.org. Please ensure the email is received prior to making travel arrangements.

 

Course Schedule 

All courses will take place at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans. Breakfast will be provided each day before the courses begin.

All participants are invited to mingle with fellow MSPs and NAMSS instructors at the welcome reception Thursday, March 3 from 6:00-7:00 p.m CST. Attendance is included with your registration fee. 

All times are in Central Standard Time (CST)

 Thursday, March 3, 2022
  6:00–7:00 p.m. 
  Welcome Reception
 
 Friday, March 4, 2022
  7:00–8:00 a.m.
  Breakfast
  8:00–10:00 a.m.
  In Session
  10:00–10:15 a.m.
  Break
  10:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  In Session
  12:00–1:00 p.m.
  Lunch on Own
  1:00–3:00 p.m.
  In Session
  3:00–3:15 p.m.
  Break
  3:15–5:00 p.m.
  In session
 
 Saturday, March 5, 2022
  7:00–8:00 a.m.
  Breakfast
  8:00–10:00 a.m.
  In Session
  10:00–10:15 a.m.
  Break
  10:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  In session
  12:00–1:00 p.m.
  Lunch on Own
  1:00–3:00 p.m.
  In Session
  3:00–3:15 p.m.
  Break
  3:15–5:00 p.m.
  In session
*Schedule is subject to change
 

Payment Information 


Registrants can pay by credit card or check. Checks should be made payable to "NAMSS." Include your check with your email confirmation/invoice and mail to:

NAMSS
8658 Solution Center
Chicago, IL 60677-8006  

NOTE: Check payments MUST be received by February 25, 2022. Unpaid registrants will not be able to attend sessions. Credit card payments MUST be made online.

 

Cancellation Policy 

All cancellation requests must be received in writing on or before February 4, 2022, to info@namss.org.

  • Cancellations received on or before February 4, 2022, will be eligible for a full refund, less a $50 processing fee.

  • No refunds will be made for cancellations received after February 4, 2022.

  • No refunds will be made for no-shows.

  • All refunds will be processed 6 to 8 weeks after the event.

Cancellation policy related to COVID-19

If you are unable to attend due to a COVID-19 emergency, you may receive a full refund of your registration fee. This policy applies to the following cases:

  • Your organization/institution places a travel or participation ban on staff and students

  • You or someone with whom you have close contact has been diagnosed with COVID-19 and will not be released from quarantine or recovered prior to the event

Cancellations related to COVID-19 will be handled on a case-by-case basis and may require documentation.

 

COVID-19 Precautions 

The safety and well-being of Summit participants is our priority. By working closely with the Hyatt Regency New Orleans, as well as federal, state, and local public health officials, we will incorporate current best practices to provide you with the best level of protection at the NAMSS Education Summit.

Vaccination Policy

Attendees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before the start of the conference. Failure to confirm full vaccination status will result in the cancellation of an attendee’s registration and no refund will be provided. Details on how to confidentially record vaccine status via the NAMSS Health Pass in the CLEAR app will be shared with registered attendees as we get closer to the event.

Mask Policy

NAMSS continues to monitor CDC recommendations and state requirements regarding mask-wearing. The in-person mask policy will be announced closer to our event.

If you have any questions or need any additional information, please email us for further details at info@namss.org.

 

Housing Information 

Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70113


Booking Your Hotel Room Reservations:

Room Rate: Single/Double: $229 + Tax 

Booking Link: Click Here

 

Travel Information 

Airport: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)

The Hyatt Regency New Orleans is 15 miles away from the airport - about a 20-minute drive. 

Transportation to/from airport:

Hyatt Regency New Orleans has partnered with a local shuttle service to make your trip to and from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport easy.

  • Special Discounted rate Round Trip $40 per person | One Way $20 per person

Learn more, and reserve your spot at least 24 hours prior to your flight arrival time when you click here.

Other Ground Transportation Options from the Airport:

Visit the city’s most popular attractions via the Loyola-UPT Streetcar Line, which passes the hotel every 20 minutes. The fee is $1.25 paid upon boarding. One-Day and 3-Day unlimited ride Jazzy Passes are also available for $3 and $9, respectively. For more information, please visit our Concierge.

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