This week, the San Diego Convention Center hosted the Medical Group Management Association annual conference, which brought together nearly 5,000 physicians and healthcare industry professionals from across the country. (Photo: San Diego Convention Center Corporation)
Political columnist and commentator George Will took the stage for Monday morning's keynote. Will spoke on what the future holds for healthcare, and about the serious implications an aging population will have for the industry and for the economy.
Conference attendees get a demo at athenahealth.
An attendee tries a flashy physician coat on for size in the exhibit hall.
Some 360 vendors exhibited at this year's conference.
Colleen Vetere, RN, and David Hermann, vice president at MedAssets, discuss how physicians can align with hospitals for healthcare reform.
Holt Anderson, executive director of North Carolina Health Information & Communications Alliance, talks lessons learned from an end-to-end ICD-10 testing pilot.
The first group of attendees walk through the exhibit hall Tuesday morning.
Jeb Shepard, MGMA government affairs representative, presents the audience with a Washington update on regulatory and legislative changes relative to healthcare.