Tentative Agenda: EDPMA Solutions Summit 2018

Time Session Speakers Room
Saturday, April 28, 2018
8:30am - 12:00am

Private Event
(Invitees Only)

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Private Event
(invitees Only)

 

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Preconference Evening Reception

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - COMMITTEE DAY
8:00am - 9:00am

EDPMA/ACEP Leadership Meeting (Invitees Only)

8:00am - 6:00pm

Registration

8:30am - 10:30am

Provider Enrollment Committee Workshop

Facilitators: Denise O’Brien / Derise Woods

Speaker: Dennis K. Grindle, CPA

10:30am - 12:00pm

State Regulatory and Insurance Committee Workshop

Facilitators: Beth Cesta, CHBME / Bing Pao, M.D., FACEP

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch (On Your Own)

1:00pm - 2:30pm

Federal Health Policy Committee Workshop

Facilitators: Dighton C. Packard, M.D., FACEP / Randy Pilgrim, M.D., FACEP

2:30pm - 4:00pm

Quality, Coding & Documentation Committee Workshop

Facilitators: Jim Blakeman / Hamilton Lempert, M.D., FACEP, CEDC / Mark E. Owen

Speakers: Gregory W. Hufstetler, CPA, MBA, FHFMA / Stacie Norris, MBA, CPC, CCS-P 

4:15pm - 5:15pm

Private Event

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Solutions Summit XXI Opening Party (Exhibit Hall)

Monday, April 30, 2018
7:00am - 5:00pm

Registration

7:00am - 7:30am

EDPMA/EMRA Leadership Meeting (Invitees Only)

7:30am - 8:30am

New Member / New Attendee Breakfast

7:30am - 8:30am

Networking Refreshment Break (Exhibit Hall)

8:30am - 8:45am

EDPMA Chair’s Welcome

Speaker: Andrea Brault, M.D., MMM, FACEP

8:45am - 10:00am

Opening Key Note Session:  Where Have We Been? Where Are We Going?Why?

Speaker: Greg Henry, M.D., FACEP

10:00am - 11:00am

General Session: The Future of Emergency Medicine

Moderator:  John Holstein

Speakers:
Andrea Brault, M.D., MMM, FACEP, EDPMA Chair / Chris Giesa, D.O. ACOEP-D, President / Paul Kivela, M.D., MBA, FACEP, ACEP, President

11:00am - 11:40am

Networking Refreshment Break (Exhibit Hall)

11:40am - 12:30pm

TRACK 1: Third Party Liability Collection Doesn’t Have To Be So Freak’n Hard

Speaker: Jennifer Day

11:40am - 12:30pm

TRACK 2: Data Driving the ED: Updating the Trendlines

Speaker: James Augustine, M.D., FACEP

11:40am - 12:30pm

TRACK 3: Telemedicine in the ED: Understanding Current Legislation, New Care Opportunities, and Proper RCM Process for Coding and Billing

Speakers:
David Ernst, M.D., FACEP / Juli Forde

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Martin Gottlieb Advocacy Luncheon: Politics 2018

Speaker: U.S Congressman Andy Harris, M.D. (R-MD)

2:10pm - 3:00pm

TRACK 1: Emergency Medicine Industry Leadership: What’s on the Horizon?

Moderator: Randy Pilgrim, M.D., FACEP

Speaker: Jeffrey Bettinger, M.D., FACEP / Michael Murphy, M.D.

2:10pm - 3:00pm

TRACK 2: Equity and Inclusion: Where Are We Now, What Do We Need?

Speaker: Sheryl Heron, M.D., MPH, FACEP

2:10pm - 3:00pm

TRACK 3: It’s Awesome: The EM Acute Unscheduled Care Model

Speakers:
Susan Nedza, M.D., MBA

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Networking Refreshment Break (Exhibit Hall)

4:00pm - 5:00pm

General Session: Leading Through Disaster: Lessons from the Front Line

Moderator: Ricardo Martinez, M.D., FACEP
Speakers:
Scott A. Scherr, M.D., FACEP / Erik P. Schobitz, M.D., FAAP

 

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
8:00am - 5:00pm

Registration

7:30am - 8:30am

EDPMA/PFC Leadership Meeting (invitees only)

8:00am - 9:00am

Education Committee Meeting

8:00am - 9:00am

Networking Refreshment Break (Exhibit Hall)

9:00am - 10:00am

General Session: Emergeny Medicine: A View from the Hospital Perspective

Moderator: John Holstein

Speaker:  Scott Becker

10:00am - 11:00am

General Session: Strategies for Negotiating a Successful Payer Contract

Speaker: Ron Howrigan

11:00 - 11:40

Networking Refreshment Break (Exhibit Hall)

11:40am - 12:30pm

TRACK 1:  Leadership Issues Facing Physician Groups

Moderator: Aaron Snyder, M.D., FACEP 

Speaker: Ricardo Martinez, M.D., FACEP / Randy Pilgrim, M.D., FACEP 

11:40am - 12:30pm

TRACK 2: One Organization’s Journey Through the Psychpocalypse – How our Medical Center Tackled a Broken Behavioral Health Care System

Speaker: Abhi Mehrotra, M.D., MBA, FACEP

11:40am - 12:30pm

TRACK 3: Defend Access to Your ED: State-Based Medicaid Reform Could Be Coming to a State Near You

Speakers:
Ed Gaines, JD, CCP / Lisa J. Maurer, M.D., FACEP

12:30pm - 2:00pm

EDPMA Business Meeting /Awards Luncheon

Speakers:
Andrea Brault, M.D., MMM, FACEP / Elizabeth Mundinger, Esq.

2:10pm - 3:00pm

TRACK 1: A Roadmap to Audit Complexities and Defense Strategies

Speaker: Sharon L. Nicka, RN, CPC

2:10pm - 3:00pm

TRACK 2:  The Leadership Imperative for Today’s Successful Emergency Medicine Practice

Speaker: John Holstein /Andrew Sama, M.D., FACEP

2:10pm - 3:00pm

TRACK 3: Seven Ways to Bullet-Proof Your Income Stream

Speaker: Jim Blakeman

3:15pm - 3:45pm

Networking Refreshment Break (Exhibit Hall)

4:00pm - 5:00pm

General Session: Physician Accountability: How to Lead Physicians to Excellence in an Era of Keeping Score

Speaker: Thom Mayer, M.D., FACEP, FAAP, FACHE

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Beach Bash!

Wednesday, May 2, 2018
8:00am - 12:00pm

Registration

8:00am - 8:30am

Continental Breakfast

8:30am - 9:30am

General Session: Value in the Prudent Layperson Challenge

Speakers:
Andrea Brault, M.D., MMM, FACEP / Tim Seay, M.D., FACEP

9:30am - 10:30am

General Session: Balance Billing and the Impact on ED Practices

Speakers:
Elijah Berg, M.D., FACEP / David McKenzie, CAE

 

10:30am - 11:30am

General Session: Practical Solutions to Bad Payor Behavior

Speakers: Ed Gaines, JD, CCP / Hamilton Lempert, M.D., FACEP, CEDC

11:30am - 12:30opm

General Session: Litigation Strategies: The Best Defense is a Strong Offense

Litigating Insurance Companies for Failure to Pay Clean Claims

Speakers:
Josh Bowlin, Esq. / Christi A. Lawson, Esq.