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UPDATED 7-12-2018

SPECIAL OFFER  EXTENDED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

BOGO

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BOGO IS BACK!

Once again Due to the overwhelming support of our meeting sponsors TOA and PCS would like to present this Special Offer!

BUY ONE Meeting Registration (Optometrist or Optometric Staff)
GET ONE at NO ADDITIONAL COST (Optometrist or Optometric Staff)

 

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2018 DIY

 

Multi

FROM BILLING, CREDENTIALING, CONTRACT NEGOTIATION, COMPLIANCE, STAFFING, TO MANAGEMENT, & GROWTH!


 

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Hotel Derek • 2525 West Loop S. • Houston, TX 77027

8:30am - 5:30pm


7 Hrs Optometrist General Continuing Education


Attend Saturday's "John and Joe UNPLUGGED" and receive an
Additional 2 hours General Continuing Education (9 Hours TOTAL)


 

ON-LINE REGISTRATION - CLOSED


 

ALL PRE-REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED.....but

With Special Thanks to our Vendors

ON-SITE Registration Rates will be Available for "BOGO" As Well!

>> DOWNLOAD the ON-SITE BOGO Offer Form


>>CLICK HERE for form (we will have them on-site as well)

 

 

>> DOWNLOAD FULL REGISTRATION BROCHURE

 

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Express Education

Please check back later for more updates and information. Schedules are subject to change.

SUNDAY, JULY 15, 2018

8:30AM

'HOW-TO' DEAL KEEP WHAT YOU COLLECT

How to perform self-audits of your medical records, a requirement under Fraud and Abuse law, including templates and protocols. How to respond to and deal with an unfavorable audit result from a real payer.  (1hr Gen CE)

 

Conduct an Internal Records Audit - Joe DeLoach, OD, FAAO

Respond to / Appeal an Audit - John Rumpakis, OD, MBA

 

 

 

'HOW-TO' DEAL WITH COMPLIANCE ISSUES

How to deal with mandatory compliance with regulatory systems like HIPAA, OSHA and Human Resources.  How to protect your medical record, computers and your office in general.  (1hr Gen CE)

 

Maintain Regulatory Compliance - Joe DeLoach, OD, FAAO

Secure Your Network, Computers, and Patient Records- Peter J. Cass, OD

 

 

 

'HOW-TO' MANAGE KEY CONTRACTS

How to evaluate the reasonableness and legality of the employee contract you use in your office or the one you as an employee are considering signing.  How to determine practice values in the new age of healthcare.  (1hr Gen CE)

 

Formulate / Evaluate Employment Contracts - Frank Skipper, JD

Determine Practice Value in The Era of Health Care Reform - John Rumpakis, OD, MBA

 

 

11:40AM

Sponsored "FREE BOXED LUNCH"

Enjoy a FREE Lunch courtesy of our supporters while they update you on their latest industry information, divulge new features and launch exciting products and more.  (No CE)

Sponsors: Code Safe Plus, Maculogix, Optovue, Practice Compliance Solutions and Weave

 

 

1:15PM

'HOW-TO' UNDERSTAND BILLING

How to deal with the changing landscape of medical reimbursement and what you should do to meet those changes.  How do I address the age-old question - do I use an evaluation and management code or an ophthalmologic code?  (1hr Gen CE)

 

Understand Episode of Care Economics - John Rumpakis, OD, MBA

Get S Codes vs 920XX vs 992XX Right - John Rumpakis, OD, MBA

 

 

 

'HOW-TO' DEAL WITH CHANGES IN THE HEALTH CARE WORLD

How do you understand and deal with healthcare reform that will affect you today and tomorrow?  How do you use Texas laws that protect you against medical and vision payer abuse? How do you make credentialing work for you?  (1hr Gen CE)

 

Changes in The Health Care Reform Landscape That Affect You Today & Tomorrow - John Rumpakis, OD, MBA

Make Texas Insurance Laws Work for You - Thomas Lucas, Jr., OD

Make Credentialing Easy - Peter J. Cass, OD

 

 

 

'HOW-TO' GROW YOUR PRACTICE

How do you intelligently and analytically decide when or if to add new technology to your practice?  How do you design or implement a specialty dry eye clinic?  How do you profit and ethically bill for   medically necessary contact lenses? (1hr Gen CE)

 

Build a Dry Eye Clinic - Peter J. Cass, OD

Bill Specialty Contact Lenses - Clarke Newman, OD, FAAO

Evaluate the Need for New Technology- Laurie Sorrenson, OD, FAAO

 

 

 

'HOW-TO' MANAGE YOUR PRACTICE

How do you use key metrics used to evaluate the performance of your practice?  How do you manage the most important but complex legal aspect of your practice - your employees?  How can social media affect your practice - positively and negatively?  (1hr Gen CE)

 

Evaluate Key Practice Metrics - Laurie Sorrenson, OD, FAAO

Manage Key Employee Issues - Joe DeLoach, OD, FAAO

Manage the Legalities of Social Media - Joe DeLoach, OD, FAAO


 



BONUS SESSION:
SATURDAY, July 14, 2018
John & Joe Unplugged
5pm - 7pm
A unique opportunity to participate in an in depth, intimate
discussion period with Drs. John Rumpakis and Joe DeLoach.
The topics?

Anything and everything you want to know about medical
reimbursement in the changing health care system.  Bring your
thoughts  bring your questions - let's figure out together how
to survive the changing health care arena.

*This special opportunity is free
for optometrists or 1st optometric staff member
registrants for the Sunday conference.

Additional 2 Hours Optometrist General Continuing Education

 

 


WAIT! CHECK OUT our Current BOGO PROMOTION - VALID UNTIL ON-SITE

ATTENDEE REGISTRATION COST

By 7/6

ON-SITE

OPTOMETRIST or

1st Optometric Staff Member (if sending staff ONLY)

$299

$350

 

Additional Optometric Staff Member (Non-Optometrist)

BOGO OFFER! Additional OPTOMETRIST or STAFF MEMBER


FREE*

(with OD or 1st OD Staff ONLY)

FREE*

(with OD or 1st OD Staff ONLY)

Additional Optometric Staff Members (Non-Optometrist)

$99

$125



* One FREE Optometric Staff Member with Optometrist or 1st Optometrist Staff Member ONLY)

 

 

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HOTEL LOCATION and
RESERVATION INFORMATION

Hotel Derek
2525 West Loop S.
Houston, TX 77027
(713) 961-3000

Group Room Rates:
Starting at $109
until June 13, 2018
Group Name:
Texas Optometric Association
(713) 961-3000

Hotel Derek

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