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Healthcon 2017 | AAPC Healthcare Expo
Connect with over 75 healthcare vendors showcasing the newest products and services.
- 80+ Educational Sessions | 18 CEUs
- Network with 3,000 Healthcare Professionals
- Learn from Industry Leaders
- Enjoy Fabulous Las Vegas!
Sessions and Events
Keynote with Governor Mike Leavitt
Founder and chairman of Leavitt Partners, Governor Mike Leavitt, helps guide healthcare organizations navigate through today’s healthcare challenges as they transition to new and better models of care. Governor Leavitt—former Secretary of Health and Human Services, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, and three-time elected governor for the state of Utah—will bring insight into the future of healthcare in an evolving landscape.
Come hear AAPC’s President, Bevan Erickson, discuss changes in healthcare and opportunities for AAPC members.
Time: 05/07 02:00 – 03:00 PM
Emotional Intelligence or “EQ”
What is emotional intelligence or EQ? Where is your current “EQ” level? This session will provide an overview to emotions in our lives and careers and the competence behind awareness and management of them.
Time: 05/07 03:15 – 04:15 PM
Codes – It’s Not Always About Payment
Reimbursement models are ever changing and now emerging models will change how we get paid but does that mean the use of codes will change too? Learning how valuable data obtained from codes and how it can support any payment model (e.g., MACRA and MIPS) can help transform your practice, your documentation and your physician buy in.
Time: 05/09 08:15 – 09:30 AM
Legal Trends and Issues
This panel discussion, led by AAPC’s Legal Advisory Committee, offers insights into today – and tomorrow’s – most pressing legal concerns for medical practices and facilities facing increased financial scrutiny and regulation. Join us for this perennial favorite!
Time: 05/09 09:45 – 11:00 AM
E/M Ambiguities – Panel Discussion (Open Forum)
A panel of industry experts including auditing, compliance/legal, physician and payer representatives will host an interactive discussion of the most common problems with proper reporting of E/M services. The panel will respond to questions from attendees regarding troublesome E/M documentation and scoring issues. The perspective of each panel member on these common issues will provide attendees with valuable insight that can be applied when developing internal compliance policies for resolving these concerns.
Time: 05/09 04:00 – 05:00 PM
Hashtag, Pound, and Keeping up with the Code-ashian’s
Healthcare has gone from medicine bags and house calls to the virtual world of telemedicine in less than 100 years. At the same time the “new ways” to conduct business, operate efficiently in our personal lives, and keep up with the Jones’s —typically become outdated before the majority of us can learn about them, let alone adopt them. Stephanie Cecchini, medical coding expert, public speaker, and healthcare executive, identifies six pillars of 21st century success for the men and women serious about making their #mark.
Time: 05/10 08:30 – 09:30 AM
HEALTHCON’s Member Appreciation Luncheon
Don’t miss one of the best parts of HEALTHCON! Join us as we recognize professionals who serve, in a light-hearted, entertaining way. Visit with new friends and old, and network with your fellow healthcare professionals. What a great way to end this great event! This is a ticketed event, so if you plan to attend, be sure to register.
Time: 05/10 12:35 – 02:00 PM