May 4 – 6, 2022




DAY 1 – Wednesday, May 4, 2022:


 6:00 PM                    Round Table Discussion – Provider Enrollment/Ambulatory Care
                                            Angela Petrone
                                                Director, Special Projects / NYSAMSS Adirondack/Capital Region Representative
                                                Hudson Headwaters Health Network
                                            Michelle Marchese, CPCS
                                                Director, Medical Staff Services / NYSAMSS President
                                                White Plains Hospital


 7:00 PM                    Social & Networking Event


DAY 2 – Thursday, May 5, 2022:


 8:45 AM                    Welcome and Opening Remarks
                                            Michelle Marchese, CPCS, NYSAMSS President


 9:00 AM                    Joint Commission Updates
                                            Laurel McCourt, MD, CJCP     (Click HERE for Bio)
                                                 Joint Commission Resources


11:30 AM                    Discovering Your Passion & Purpose
                                             Bob Cooper     (Click HERE for Bio)
                                                 RL Cooper Associates


12:30 PM                   Lunch Break


 1:30 PM                    Accreditation Standards Crosswalk
                                            Sally Pelletier, CPMSM, CPCS     (Click HERE for Bio)
                                                Chief Credentialing Officer
                                                 The Greeley Company


 2:30 PM                    Meditation – Refresh and Recharge
                                            Claudia Zurlini
                                                Senior Coordinator, Public & Patient Education, Hospital for Special Surgery


 2:45 PM                     Break


 3:00 PM                    Accreditation Standards Crosswalk (Continued)
                                            Sally Pelletier, CPMSM, CPCSr
                                                 Chief Credentialing Officer
                                                 The Greeley Company


  5:00 PM                    Closing Remarks
                                             Michelle Marchese, CPCS, NYSAMSS President


DAY 3 – Friday, May 6, 2022:


 8:30 AM                    NYSAMSS Annual Business Meeting
                                            Michelle Marchese, CPCS, NYSAMSS President


 9:00 AM                    Diversity, Inclusion & Equity
                                            Darrell Gray, MD, MPH, FACG     (Click HERE for Bio)
                                                Chief Health Equity Officer
                                                 Anthem, Inc.


10:00 AM                   Meditation – Refresh and Recharge
                                                Mali McConnell
                                                     Office Manager/Wellness Coordinator, andros


10:15 AM                   Break


10:30 AM                   Managed Care Credentialing & Delegated Credentialing
                                             Amy Niehaus, CPMSM, CPCS     (Click HERE for Bio)
                                                 President & Consultant
                                                 AMN Consulting, LLC


12:30 PM                  Closing Remarks
                                                Michelle Marchese, CPCS, NYSAMSS President


NAMSS CEU’s:  Pending


          – andros*
          – Hardenbergh Group
          – MD-Staff


                                                             Member       Non-Member
                          Both Days:                   $275                $375
                          Thursday Only:            $175                $225
                           Friday Only:                $125                $175


       A $25 cancellation fee per individual will be charged if registration is can­celed less than one (1) week prior to the program.  No cancellations will be accepted on the day of the program.  Substitutions will be accepted.




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REGISTRATION DUE DATE:  Monday, May 2, 2022


All registrations will be verified by confirmation letter.  If confirmation has not been received prior to the Conference, please call 315-787-4170 or e-mail .




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The content and opinions expressed by the speakers are not necessarily those of the New York State Association of Medical Staff Services.