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Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, Inc.
A Voice for Private Physicians Since 1943
Omnia pro aegroto

Winning Strategies by AAPS
"Building a Healthy Independent Practice"
Friday August 7, 2009

San Diego Sheraton Hotel & Marina (Near the Airport)
1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego 92101
We are in the BAY TOWER !!!!!


12:30-1:00 pm REGISTRATION

1:00-5:00 pm WORKSHOP

Coronado Room

1:00-1:10 pm
Welcome & Introductions
Wayne Iverson, MD, MBA
AAPS Coordinator, California Chapter

1:10-1:20 pm
Special Greetings from AAPS
Mark Kellen, MD
President AAPS

1:20-2:10 pm
Advantages of Being an Out of Plan Provider
Transitioning to a Cash Based Practice
Wayne Iverson, MD, MBA
AAPS Coordinator, California Chapter

2:10-3:00 pm
Setting Up & Running a Physician Office Lab
Waived Testing & Moderate Complexity

Janet Lynn Iverson
Medical Office & Lab Manager

3:00-3:15 pm

3:15-3:25 pm
Benefits of Membership in AAPS
A Board Member's Perspective
Mark Schiller, MD
Member, Board of Directors AAPS & Past President

3:25-4:10 pm
Medicare Requirements for EMR & E-Rx
An Insider's Viewpoint: What They Don't Tell You

Chris Bickford, MD
Member Medical Staff Information Services Committee
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla



4:10-5:00 pm
Overview of Concierges/Retainer Based Medicine Practice
Medical Practice Model for the 21st Century
Marcy Zwelling-Aamot, MD, FACEP
President, SIMPD (Society for Innovative Medical Practice Design)

5:00-5:30 pm

5:30-6:30 pm RECEPTION

Coronado Foyer

6:30-8:30 pm DINNER MEETING

Point Loma Room

6:30 pm

Dinner -Sit Down & Enjoy

7:00-7:05 pm
Kickoff -Evening Presentations
Wayne Iverson, MD, MBA
AAPS Coordinator, California Chapter

7:05-7:15 pm
AAPS President's Perspective

Where We're At & Where We're Going
Mark Kellen, MD
President AAPS

7:15-7:30 pm
Mythbuster & Pending Legislation
Declare Independence Now or Never

Jane Orient, MD
AAPS Executive Director

7:30-8:15 pm
Politics & Your Practice 2009

Report from the Washington DC Frontlines
Kathryn Serkes
AAPS Policy & Public Affairs

8:15-8:30 pm
Q & A on Briefing

Kathryn Serkes & Mark Kellen, MD

8:30 pm
Closing Remarks & Adjournment
Wayne Iverson, MD, MBA



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