ORGANIZATION SPONSORS

American College of Education (ACE)

American College of Education

Contact: Janet Miller 
Phone: 877.823.0651 
Email: janet.miller@ace.edu
Website: www.ace.edu 

American College of Education (ACE) is accredited, and our high-quality healthcare and nursing programs are created with your budget in mind. Get the top-tier instruction you deserve without the financial worry you’d expect. With respected faculty, a flexible format, and knowledge that is immediately applicable, all our programs are designed to help you reach the next level. Tuition grants are available through the ACE partnership program.

Michigan Professional Insurance Exchange (MPIE)

Michigan Profession Insurance Exchange

Contact: Jim Schafer
Phone: 616.202.2288
Email: jschafer@mpie.org 
Website: www.mpie.org  

MPIE (Michigan Professional Insurance Exchange) is a Grand Rapids based Medical Professional Liability Company founded by a group of local physicians. MPIE is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of physicians and hospital executives. Based on MPIE’s structure as a reciprocal insurance company it is able to share profits with its subscribers/premium payers through a Subscriber Savings Account (SSA). MPIE serves many hospital systems of all sizes and over 8,000 healthcare providers.

KeyBridge Medical Revenue Care

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Contact: Kayla Howell
Phone: 419.303.5705
Email: khowell@keybridgemed.com
Website:www.keybridgemed.com 

KeyBridge is transforming the patient billing experience. Our 97% patient satisfaction rating is how we deliver business services with RESULTS that lead to excellent debt return, settled accounts and raving, happy patient advocates. Recognized as a (13-time) Best Places to Work winner, we believe a happy work environment results in passionate team members who deliver the best possible services to consumers and our clients. 100% focused on healthcare, our patient-friendly revenue cycle solutions. 

Health Services Associates

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Contact: Michelle Kruzel
Phone: 231.924.0244
Email: mkruzel@hsagroup.net
Website: www.hsagroup.net 

Full service expert Rural Health Care consulting firm. Servicing all states for more than 30 years.

Michigan Association of Ambulance Services

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Contact: Angela Madden
Phone: 517.281.4695
Email:  angela@miambulance.org
Website: www.miambulance.org 

MAAS helps EMS agencies succeed through leadership, public advocacy and education to ensure quality patient care and safety.

Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center (UMTRC)

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Contact: Kathleen Livingston
Phone: 574.286.3839
Email: kchelminiak@indianarha.org 
Website: www.UMTRC.org 

As a HRSA OAT federally funded program under the Indiana Rural Health Association (IRHA), the UMTRC provides a comprehensive set of telehealth clinical and technical assistance services leveraged into products of lasting value to rural providers. Many of the resources found on the website are related to reimbursement and development of sustainable telehealth programs. The UMTRC region encompasses the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio.

CareerStep

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Contact: Lori Mendicino
Phone: 630-877-7823
Email: lori.medicino@careerstep.com
Website: www.careerstep.com

CareerStep is the premier provider of healthcare training, with an integrated technology platform that delivers high-quality and trusted learning content. We strive to provide the most seamless and effective healthcare learning experience possible. CareerStep has partnerships with more than 170 higher education institutions across the United States. CareerStep has been training allied health learners for more than 30 years and is trusted by many of the leading healthcare systems.

Eide Bailly

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Contact: Ralph Llewellyn 
Phone: 701.239.8594
Email: rllewellyn@eidebailly.com
Website: www.eidebailly.com 

Eide Bailly is a CPA and business advisory firm with more than 40 offices across the nation. By embracing change and innovation, Eide Bailly has grown along with our clients to become one of the top 25 accounting firms in the U.S. We’re passionate about helping clients thrive. Talented, down-to-earth people work at our firm, and we’re inspired to deliver outstanding expertise and care. Our healthcare team has more than 250 professionals dedicated to the industry. We pride ourselves on being.

SafeTech Solutions

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Contact: Aarron Reinert 
Phone: 651.248.4239
Email: aarron@safetechsolutions.us
Website: www.safetechsolutions.us

SafeTech Solutions guides individuals, organizations, communities and government toward creating reliable, sustainable and high quality emergency medical services. 

The Compliance Team

The Compliance Team

Contact: Kate Hill
Phone: 215.654.9110
Email: khill@thecomplianceteam.org
Website: www.TheComplianceTeam.org

The Compliance Team is a nationally recognized, CMS-approved healthcare accreditation organization that provides comprehensive accreditation and certification services to healthcare providers based in all fifty states. The Compliance Team’s Exemplary Provider® Rural Health Clinic accreditation program is a simplified, yet comprehensive, accreditation process with standards that are patient centric.

Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman

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Contact: Brian Bauer
Phone: 248.457.7821
Email: bbauer@hallrender.com
Website: www.hallrender.com 

As the nation's largest health care-focused law firm, Hall Render is distinguished by its attorneys' extensive knowledge and experience. 200 health law attorneys in ten offices across the country provide the nation's best health systems, hospitals, physician organizations and other health care industry partners with legal and strategic counsel on all aspects of health care regulatory, business, compliance, litigation and operational matters. Commitment and experience complement the firm's genuine understanding of the evolving landscape of today's health care industry, distinguishing Hall Render as one of the nation's preeminent health care law firms. Learn more at hallrender.com.

Coverys

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Contact: Terry Johnson
Phone: 517.886.8422
Email: tjohnson@coverys.com
Website: www.coverys.com

Coverys is a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance committed to offering innovative solutions, advanced analytics, education, and resources to help reduce distractions so healthcare professionals and organizations can focus on what matters most-- patients. Please visit coverys.com for more information.

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Rachel Ruddock
Workforce Development Manager
517.355.7758
kulasara@msu.edu