Online Education

For a nominal charge, GHA members can take advantage of more than 100 quality and timely online webinars.

  • An unlimited number of individuals can participate from a hospital site/phone line.
  • Webinars are convenient, low-cost, do not require travel, and provide access to expert speakers.
  • If you are unable to attend a live webinar, recordings are available at a reasonable cost.
  • Contact hours and continuing education credits (CEUs) are available for nursing home administrators, physicians and nurses.

To receive notifications about upcoming educational sessions, please contact Bess Zappa at 770-249-4542 to be added to the list.


For information on a course, click the course number.

To register for a webinar, please contact the Education Department.

June 19

T5059: The Joint Commission (TJC) 2018 Update
Speaker: Sandra McRae, BSN, RN, MPH, LHRM

June 19
: Understanding and Getting a Handle on the Opioid Crisis at Work
Speaker: Janette Levey Frisch, Esq.

June 21
T5061: Contracted Services: Ensuring Compliance With the CMS Hospital CoP Standards, Joint Commission and DNV  
Speaker: Sue Dill Calloway

June 26
T5062: A New Law for Hospitals: Complying With Section 1557 – OCR and CMS Hospital CoPs   
Speaker: Sue Dill Calloway

June 26
T5063: Cyber Risk Training to Secure Patient Data
Speaker: Ernest Staat

July 10
T5064: Auditing Evaluation and Management (E/M) Coding Compliance 
Speaker: Duane Abbey

July 10
T5065: HIPAA Audit and Enforcement Update: How to Prepare for Reviews and Avoid Penalties
Speaker: Jim Sheldon-Dean

July 12
T5066: Dietary CoPs
Speaker: S. Dill Calloway

July 12
T5067: Productivity Pressures, Medical Errors and Burnout
Speaker: John Banja

July 17
T5068: Advance Directives
Speaker: S. Dill Calloway

July 19
T5069Teaching Frontline Employees to resolve Their Own Conflict 
Speaker: Harry Chambers

July 19
T5070: EHR Auditing Quality Compliance
Speaker: Amy Bailey

July 24
T5071: HR 101
Speaker: Wes Pruett

July 24
T5078: Healthcare Continuity Planning for Natural Disaster
Speaker: Chris Sonne

July 25
T5072: Medical Staff Bylaws Update
Speaker: Sandra McRae

July 26
T5073: Safe Opioid Use, IV Medication, Blood and Medication Administration Requirements: Complying With the CMS's Hospital's CoPs
Speaker: Sue Dill Calloway

August 2
T5074: Bullying in the Healthcare Professions: Theories, Repercussions and Recommendations
Speaker: John D. Banja, PhD.

August 7
T5075: Preventing Patient Falls, Getting on the Right Path. What Every Health Care Facility Should Know
Speaker: Sue Dill Calloway

August 7
T5076: Medicare Cost Report and the Chargemaster. The Medicare Cost Report & Cost-to Charge Ratios
Speaker: Duane Abbey, PhD.

August 9
T5077: Medicare Cost Report and the Chargemaster. The Medicare Cost Report & Cost-to Charge Ratios
Speaker: Janette Levy Frisch, Esq.

August 14

T5079: CMS Hospital Improvement Rule Proposed Changes: Nursing, Medical Records, Infection Control, Antibiotic Stewardship Program, QAPI and More

Speaker: Sue Dill Calloway

August 14

T5080: Providing and Billing Medicare for Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM)

Speaker: Martie Ross


August 16

T5081: Medical Records: Compliance with CMS Hospital  CoPs and Proposed Changes

Speaker: Sue Dill Calloway