Reimbursement Schedule

Reimbursement: Trends and Strategies in Emergency Medicine

January 22-24, 2018

Schedule subject to change. Check back closer to event for final schedule.
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Monday – January 22

7:00 am - 8:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 9:00 am 2018 Reimbursement Update and National Trends
Michael A. Granovsky, MD, CPC, FACEP; David A. McKenzie, CAE  
9:00 am – 10:00 am ED Benchmarking and Throughput Strategies to Impress Your Hospital C-Suite
James J. Augustine, MD, FACEP 
10:00 am - 10:15 am Break 
10:15 am - 11:00 am Alternative Payment Models: How Can Emergency Medicine Prosper?
Michael A. Granovsky, MD, CPC, FACEP; William P. Jaquis, MD, FACEP
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Payors Gone Wild Are Back—How to Address Unfair Payor Practices, Policies, Claim Appeals, Medicaid Issues and Out of Network Restrictions
Edward R. Gaines, III, JD, CCP
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch (On your own)
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the HHS OIG’s Compliance Program Resource Guide + Hidden Traps for the Unwary in Post Billing with TCPA and FDCPA
Edward R. Gaines, III, JD, CCP
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm Break 
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm When Payer Relationships Fail: Litigation and Pre-Litigation Strategies
Andrew H. Selesnick, JD
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Question & Answer Session
Michael A. Granovsky, MD, CPC, FACEP (Moderator); Edward R. Gaines, III, JD, CCP; David A. McKenzie, CAE; Andrew H. Selesnick, JD

Tuesday – January 23

 
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 9:00 am ERISA Challenges: Navigating the Claims and Appeals Process
Andrew H. Selesnick, JD
9:00 am - 10:00 am Private Payer Delivery Model Changes: The Payers Perspective
Susan M. Nedza, MD, MBA, FACEP
10:00 am - 10:45 am Break – Visit the Exhibits
10:45 am - 11:45 am ACA/AHCA Realities, and Value Models Analysis Through the RUC/CPT Process
Michael A. Granovsky, MD, CPC, FACEP; David A. McKenzie, CAE; Jennifer L. Wiler, MD, MBA, FACEP
11:45 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch (on your own)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MACRA and MIPs Reporting Complexities for 2018: Strategies for Success
Jennifer L. Wiler, MD, MBA, FACEP
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Break – Visit the Exhibits
2:45 pm - 3:30 pm How CEDR Allows You to Meet MIPS Reporting Requirements
Pawan Goyal, MD, MHA, CBA, PMP, FHIMSS, FAHIMA
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Question & Answer Session
Michael A. Granovsky, MD, CPC, FACEP (Moderator); Pawan Goyal, MD, MHA, CBA, PMP, FHIMSS, FAHIMA; David McKenzie, CAE; Jennifer L. Wiler, MD, MBA, FACEP
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Reception with Exhibitors

Wednesday – January 24

 
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 9:00 am Integrated Service Lines in the Age of Bundled Payments: Where Does the ED Add Value?
Kevin M. Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP
9:00 am - 9:45 am Break – Visit the Exhibits
9:45 am - 10:45 am Strategic Compensation Structures in the Age of Alternative Payment Models
Kevin M. Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP
10:45 am - 11:15 pm Question & Answer Session
Michael A. Granovsky, MD, CPC, FACEP (Moderator); Kevin M. Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP; David A. McKenzie, CAE