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2022 Conference Objectives
& Continuing Education

into the unknown

Annual Conference October 27-28, 2022

Objectives 2022

  • Provide the highest quality educational experience for health center patient care providers and administrators

  • Address topics of current interest to health center patient care providers and administrators

  • Equip health center patient care providers and administrators with new knowledge to enhance their ability to serve patients with maximum empathy and expertise


MPCA Community Health Center Planning Committee Members
Rebecca Anderson, KC Care Health Center; Scott Crouch, Ozarks Community Health Center; Mary Davis, Southeast Missouri Health Network; Daniel Domjan, MD, Southeast Missouri Health Network; Tina Fischer, SHRM-CP, Katy Trail Community Health; Randall Gann, Missouri Ozarks Community Health; Daniel Gillen, Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center; Tracy A. Godfrey, ACCESS Family Care; Anil Gupta, MD, Preferred Family Healthcare; Caitlyn Hagarty, Family Care Health Centers; Debby Jeckstadt, Missouri Ozarks Community Health; Jack Kelly, COMPASS; Megan Krohn, Swope Health Center; Karen Lumley, Northeast Missouri Health Council; Amy Rhodes, COMTREA; Wilma Schmitz, Family Care Health Centers; DawnElyn Schneider, Central Ozarks Medical Center; Ray Seiberlich, Fordland Clinic; Mary Nell Strautman, Katy Trail Community Health Center

Missouri Primary Care Association Staff Supporting Overall Conference Planning
Janice Pirner, (Chair) Director of Training & TA; Machelle Dykstra, (Chair) Director of Training & TA Successor; Joseph Pierle, Chief Executive Officer; Karen Dent, Oral Health Network of Missouri Program Coordinator; Laura Rankin, Director of Finance; Angela Herman-Nestor, Director of Health Care Transformation and Quality Initiatives; Shannon Bafaro, Director of Value Based Care; Rodney Hummer, VP of Strategy; Natalie Dykman, Compliance & Value Based Programs Manager; Melissa Ortega, Executive Assistant; Tena McDonald, Administrative & Programs Assistant


The 2022 MPCA Annual Conference Planning Committee does not have a financial relationship with any entities that sell or manufacture products or sell services.  

Continuing Education

The Missouri Primary Care Association is an ADA CERP recognized continuing education provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. MPCA designates this activity for a potential of eleven (11) hours of continuing education credit for full participation in all approved sessions.

Missouri Primary Care Association is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. 

This program has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality for a maximum of _____ CPHQ continuing education credits for this event.

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

The use of this official seal confirms that this Activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®)  criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

This continuing professional education (CPE) activity adheres to the standards that are issued jointly by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) organizations for 13.2 CPEs.

The course titled, 2022 MPCA Annual Conference, sponsored by Missouri Primary Care Association to be held on 10/27/2022 – 10/28/2022 for 11.0 Administrative Clock Hours and 6.5 Patient Care Clock Hours has been reviewed by the board and approved for licensed administrator continuing education hours in Missouri.

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