Agenda

Tentative- subject to change

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
8:00 AM-12:00 PM Certificate Exam
7:30-8:00 AM Pre Conference Registration
8:00 AM-12:00 PM Speaker: Amy Armstrong & Katie Stanford
Topic:
The Essentials of Compliance and Charge Audits
12:00-1:00 PM Pre Conference Registration
1:00-5:00 PM Speaker: Lynn Handy
Topic: The Essentials of Inpatient and Outpatient E&M Audits
3:00-5:00 PM Conference Registration
5:00-5:30 PM New Member Meet and Greet
5:30-7:30 PM Networking Reception
Thursday, April 25, 2019
7:00 AM-5:30 PM
Exhibit Hours
7:00 AM-4:00 PM Registration
7:00-8:00 AM Continental Breakfast- Provided by hotel if registered guest
8:00-8:30 AM AAMAS Opening Remarks and Announcements
8:30-10:00 AM Keynote Speaker: Dr. Robert Pearl, MD
Topic: Fixing Healthcare
10:00-10:15 AM Networking Break
10:15-11:30 AM Speaker: Mike Burnett
Company: Health Management Systems (HMS), Artificial Medical Intelligence
Topic: Auditing and Automation
11:30 AM-1:00 PM Lunch
1:00-2:15 PM

Speaker: Shannon DeConda
Company: NAMAS | Doctors Management
Topic: Comparing physician E&M codes with Outpatient Levels of Care

Speaker:  Nancy Binder, MBA, CRCR, CPC
Company: BLS- Bottom Line Systems
Topic: Use of the CDM in Clinical Audit

2:15-2:30 PM Networking Break
2:30-3:45 PM

Speaker: Angela Knight
Company: Nthrive
Topic: Value of a Complete Quality Audit Program

Speaker: Nancy Binder, MBA, CRCR, CPC
Company: BLS- Bottom Line Systems
Topic: Bundling vs Non Bundling- CDM Implications

3:45-4:00 PM Break
4:00-5:00 PM AAMAS General Membership Meeting
Friday, April 26, 2019
7:00 AM-2:15 PM
Exhibit Hours
7:00 AM-4:00 PM Registration
7:00-8:00 AM Continental Breakfast- Provided by hotel if registered guest
8:00-8:30 AM AAMAS Closing Remarks
8:30-10:00 AM Speaker: Jamie Ferrell, MBS, RN, CA/CP-SANE
Company: Memorial Herman- Texas Medical Center
Topic: Forensics

10:00-10:15 AM Networking Break
10:15-11:30 AM Speaker: Dr. Chang
Working Title: Current research and clinical use of Robotics in Rehabilitation
Topic: Robotics
11:30 AM-12:45 PM Lunch
12:45-2:00 PM Speaker: Sylvia Hernandez Kauffman
Company: Texas Health and Human Services

2:00-2:15 PM Networking Break
2:15-4:00 PM Host: Katie Standford
Speaker Panel: Think Tank- Payor | Provider
Topic: Auditor Expertise Panel
4:00-4:15 PM Closing/Evaluations