2018 Reimbursement Conference Registration/Agenda

The 2018 TASA Reimbursement & Compliance Conference registration is now open and the agenda is set.

Whether you’re an ambulance coder, quality improvement officer, EMS provider or manager – you don’t want to miss this conference which provides new information and insight on the ever changing reimbursement and compliance issues facing EMS.

Featured speakers are:

  • Brian Werfel – Werfel & Werfel, PLLC
  • Chris Kelly – EMS Consultants, Ltd.
  • Southeastrans
  • Tennessee Carriers

We hope to have you among us….see you soon!!!

  • 2.0 CEU Units (CAC mandatory)
  • 7.0 CEU Units (CAC elective)
  • 7.0 CEU Units (CACO)

Hotel Information:
Embassy Suites Hotel
1200 Conference Center Blvd., Murfreesboro, TN  37129
*Enjoy a complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast every morning including fresh omelets. Snacks and drinks are also available every evening at the complimentary Evening Reception.*
Special Room rate: $135.00(single and double)/night Group Code is TAS
                                $145.00 (triple and quad)/night Group Code is TAS
A block of rooms has been reserved for October 16, 2018 – October 18, 2018. The special room rate will be available until September 23rd or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.
Reservations:
615-890-4464

AGENDA

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
10:00 – 11:45 Registration
11:45—12:00 Welcome—Introduction—Joyce Noles (TASA President)
12:00 – 1:00 Emerging Issues — Chris Kelly
1:00 – 2:00 Reimbursement for Mobile Integrated Health– Chris Kelly
2:00—2:30 Break “Vendor Area”
2:30—3:30 HIPAA Audits — Chris Kelly
3:30—4:00 Break “Vendor Area”
4:00—5:00 Communications with Providers & Billing Companies— (Medicaid) Southeastrans, Inc.
7:30 pm—Networking (with Karaoke)

Thursday, October 18, 2018
8:00 – 8:30 Registration
8:30—9:30 Medicare Compliance Update — Brian Werfel
9:30—10:30 Medical Necessity for 911—Brian Werfel
10:30 – 11:00 Break “Vendor Area”
11:00 – 12:00 Audits and Appeals – Chris Kelly
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch (provided)
1:00 – 2:00 Facility Contracting — Brian Werfel
2:00—2:15 Break “Vendor Area”
2:15– 3:15 Financial Stability of the Healthcare System – Brian Werfel
3:15 – 4:15 Systems & Processes—(Medicaid) Tennessee Carriers
4:15 – 4:30 Wrap up

*Speakers and Topics subject to change