May 19 - May 23, 2021

2021 California Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting

Monterey

Location

1 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940

Description

California Orthopaedic Association (COA) Annual Meeting & QME Course is organized by California Orthopaedic Association (COA).

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Course chairs

East Bay Hand Medical Center, San Leandro

Faculty and Moderators

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Map

1 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940

08.30AM - 02.00PM
California Bones Society: From COVID to CODING - What Next?
08.30AM - 08.45AM
Introductions
08.45AM - 09.30AM
Stepping into the Electronic World Part 1: Using Patient Portals and Kiosks
09.30AM - 11.00AM
Government Pitfalls and Mitigating Risks- “CMS, HHS and OIG High-Risk Targets”
11.00AM - 11.15AM
Break/Networking with Exhibitors
11.15AM - 12.45PM
Revenue Cycle Trends for Orthopaedic Leaders in 2021 and Beyond
12.45PM - 01.00PM
Break/Networking with Exhibitors
01.00PM - 01.30PM
CBones Business Meeting
01.30PM - 02.00PM
Stepping into the Electronic World, Part 2
07.55AM - 08.00AM
Course Objective/Overview
MOD:
08.00AM - 10.00AM
Telehealth MSK Evaluations
MOD:
3
08.00AM - 08.05AM
Telehealth MSK Evaluations
09.00AM - 09.20AM
09.20AM - 09.40AM
Improving Communication with WC Claims Administrators and QMEs/AMEs
10.00AM - 10.30AM
Break/Networking with Exhibitors
10.30AM - 12.00PM
Changes to the Medical-Legal Fee Schedule
MOD:
1
10.30AM - 10.50AM
10.50AM - 11.10AM
It's An Entirely New Fee Schedule: Cautions for QMEs/AMEs
11.10AM - 11.30AM
Cautions for QMEs/AMEs
11.30AM - 12.00PM
What to do if you don't receive information you need to prepare a comprehensive ML report
12.00PM - 01.00PM
Improving the Quality of Reports/The Worst Mistakes
1
12.00PM - 01.00PM
12.00PM - 01.00PM
On-Demand Presentations
2
12.00PM - 01.00PM
Coding/Billing New Medical-Legal Fee Schedule New ML Codes/Reimbursement is Increasing New Billing Rules
12.00PM - 01.00PM
Do Impairments Overlap? Cardiovascular Conditions Pain Management - Including Fibromyalgia
12.00PM - 01.00PM
Improving Quality of Reports/The Worst Mistakes
12.00PM - 01.00PM
Musculoskeletal Impairments and Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Causation, Apportionment, and Treatment
12.00PM - 01.00PM
New Case Laws and How and When to Apply to your Evaluations
07.55AM - 08.00AM
Welcome/Course Objective and Overview
MOD:
08.00AM - 08.30AM
Perfection is not Required to Talk About Race
MOD:
1
08.00AM - 08.30AM
08.30AM - 09.00AM
Physician on Fire
1
08.30AM - 08.45AM
Physician on Fire (Financial Independence - Retire Early)
08.45AM - 09.00AM
Personal Finance for Orthopaedic Surgeons - Opportunities Unique to High-Income Surgeons
09.00AM - 10.00AM
Break-Out Networking Sessions
09.00AM - 10.00AM
1) Unconscious Bias
09.00AM - 10.00AM
2) Personal Finance Discussion: Planning for Retirement
09.00AM - 10.00AM
2) Personal Finance Discussion: Residents/Faculty/New Attendings
10.00AM - 10.30AM
Break/Networking with Exhibitors
10.30AM - 11.15AM
Generational Differences in Orthopaedics: Roundtable Discussion
MOD:
10.30AM - 11.15AM
I Don’t Read Journals Anymore ….Do You? I Have Not Done That Since Residency …Procedures That I Just Do Not Perform
10.30AM - 11.15AM
I Personally See My Post-Op Patients …..Is This Important? Your Internet Presence is Critical to Your Practice – Agree or Disagree
10.30AM - 11.15AM
Is Practicing Medicine a Calling … or a Job … or ….?
10.30AM - 11.15AM
When Would I Give Up Insurance Payor Contracts? Hospital Call Stipends – Is Free Ever Acceptable?
11.15AM - 01.15PM
Keynote Speaker
MOD: ,
2
11.15AM - 12.15PM
12.15PM - 01.15PM
01.00PM - 02.00PM
On-Demand Presentations
4
01.00PM - 02.00PM
Final Anti-Kickback and Stark Rules: Value Based Arrangements and Beyond
01.00PM - 02.00PM
07.30AM - 08.00AM
Business Meeting: Election of COA Officers/Leaders and Awards
MOD:
08.00AM - 09.00AM
Problems of the Knee: Today's Problems, Tomorrow's Solutions
MOD:
3
08.00AM - 08.20AM
08.20AM - 08.40AM
ACL Injury Management: Update in the Competitive Athlete
08.40AM - 09.00AM
09.00AM - 10.00AM
Common Pitfalls - Total Joints
MOD:
2
09.00AM - 09.20AM
Pre Intra and Post-Op
09.20AM - 09.40AM
10.00AM - 10.20AM
Blood Flow Restrictions: Does it Aid in Muscle Growth and Recovery?
1
10.00AM - 10.20AM
Blood Flow Restrictions: Does it Aid in Muscle Growth and Recovery?
10.20AM - 10.35AM
Break/Networking with Exhibitors
10.35AM - 10.50AM
2021 Resident Awards Papers
MOD:
1
10.35AM - 10.50AM
2021 Resident Awards Papers
10.50AM - 11.05AM
Life Hacks to Improve Your Practice
MOD:
1
10.50AM - 11.05AM
11.05AM - 12.15PM
Break-Out Networking Sessions: Tips and Tricks
11.05AM - 11.35AM
COVID-19: Share your Experiences/What is Working?
11.35AM - 12.15PM
Managing Paperwork, Authorizations, and Billing: Controlling Your Practice Environment
08.00AM - 09.45AM
Clinical Presentations
08.00AM - 08.15AM
Common Pitfalls - Hand Treatments: Pre, Intra, and Post-Op
08.15AM - 08.30AM
Ortho Biologics
08.30AM - 08.45AM
Implant/Biologics Technology Update: The Experience of High-Volume Trauma Surgeons
08.45AM - 09.00AM
Is there an Advantage to New Implants/Biologics: Upper Extremity
09.00AM - 09.15AM
Is there an Advantage to New Implants/Biologics: Pediatric Fractures
09.15AM - 09.30AM
Is there an Advantage to New Implants/Biologics: Lower Extremity
09.30AM - 09.45AM
Is there an Advantage to New Implants/Biologics: What is the Role for the Tried-and-True Implants
09.45AM - 11.00AM
On- Demand (Not Accredited for CME Hours)
1
09.45AM - 11.00AM