Industry Resources

American Hospital Association

The American Hospital Association (AHA) is the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals, health care networks, and their patients and communities. Close to 5,000 hospitals, health care systems, networks, other providers of care and 37,000 individual members come together to form the AHA.

American Medical News

American Medical News is directed to physicians in private practice and physicians on hospital and managed care staffs, in military service and on medical faculties. Of a total print circulation of over 230,000, about 90% are physicians, primarily office-based doctors in five primary-care specialties. A large portion of the non-physician readers are medical students.

Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services

Information, statistics, regulations, and policies pertaining to relevant beneficiaries and providers.


The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation  is part of Medicare and their goal is to test new payment and delivery models in accordance with the requirements of section 1115A of the Social Security Act.


The Georgia Medicaid Management Information System is an online database administered by the Georgia Department of Community Health

Georgia Department of Community Health

The Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) was created in 1999 to serve as the lead agency for health care planning and purchasing issues in Georgia.

Georgia General Assembly

Identification and information pertaining to GA State Senate and House of Representatives. Keep up with meeting notes, committees, and legislation that has been or currently being addressed by our elected officials. Also find relevant contact information.

Georgia Hospital Association

The Georgia Hospital Association is a nonprofit trade association made up of member health systems, hospitals and individuals in administrative and decision-making positions within those institutions. Founded in 1929, GHA serves 170 hospitals in Georgia. Its purpose is to promote the health and welfare of the public through the development of better hospital care for all of Georgia’s citizens.


The Georgia branch of the Medical Group Management Association, is a organization who’s mission is to  provider education and resources to promote professionalism in medical practice management. MGMA is a nationwide organization with separate branches all across the country. The branch the Strategic Healthcare Partners is associated with is based out of Gainesville Georgia.

Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)

HFMA is the nation’s leading membership organization for healthcare financial management executives and leaders. More than 35,000 members–ranging from CFOs to controllers to accountants–consider HFMA a respected thought leader on top trends and issues facing the healthcare industry. HFMA members can be found in all areas of the healthcare system, including hospitals, managed care organizations; physician practices, accounting firms, and insurance companies.

Kaiser Health News

Founded in 2009 Kaiser Health news is a nonprofit new service. They are an editorially independent program of the Kaiser Family Foundation who publish stories related to multiple parts of healthcare across the country.

Medical Group Management Association (MGMA)

MGMA is the premier membership association for professional administrators and leaders of medical group practices. MGMA serves 21,500 members who lead 13,700 organizations nationwide in which some 275,000 physicians provide more than 40 percent of the healthcare services delivered in the United States.

Medicare Hospital Compare

Welcome to Hospital Compare. In this tool you will find information on how well hospitals care for patients with certain medical conditions or surgical procedures, and results from a survey of patients about the quality of care they received during a recent hospital stay.

McGuire Woods Consulting

McGuireWoods is a strong, well-respected and expanding firm with a legacy reaching back more than 175 years. This legacy is a testament to our lawyers’ experience across business and industry, as well as our consistent ability to deliver an excellent legal product — efficiently and at a fair price. Some of our clients have been with us for nearly 50 years, which speaks to the level of service we provide and the mutual loyalty we engender.

Modern Healthcare

Modern Healthcare is a news agency specializing in  healthcare business news. They are a weekly print magazine, who also have a heavy presence on the internet, e-newlestters, and mobile products.

Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP

Morris, Manning & Martin is a full-service commercial law firm, broadly experienced in providing exceptional legal services on a national and international basis. Our success hinges on our ability to help clients consistently meet their legal and business objectives in a timely and cost-effective manner. We recognize that our clients’ success is the only meaningful measure of our success.

Palmetto GBA

Palmetto Government Benefit Administrators®, LLC (Palmetto GBA) administers Medicare health insurance for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

The Independent Physician Association of America (TIPAAA)

TIPAAA is a nationwide association servicing IPAs with a wide range of products that include education and services designed to help IPAs flourish. With headquarters in Oakland California, TIPAAA has over 20 years of service and 39 state chapters to serve IPAs.