Tracks

A dedicated amount of time where you can spend time devoted to a specific topic. These blocks of time are designed by faculty in a collaborative manner that allows one topic in the session to build on the previous topic(s). These sessions are interactive. For 2016, each Track is comprised of three interactive lectures, totaling in 3.0 CME credits per Track.

Disability Management Track

Assistive Mobility Devices: Review of Ambulatory Aids With Focus on Power Mobility Devices
Douglas Martin, MD, FAAFP
Mark Pilley, MD, FAAFP

Friday, Sep. 23 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24 | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Physical Therapy Prescriptions: Is "Eval & Treat" Enough?
Lisa Soldat, MD, FAAFP
Friday, Sep. 23 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24 | 2:45 - 3:45 p.m.

Physically Challenged Patients
Friday, Sep. 23 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24 | 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Geriatric Care Track

Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease: I Forget What I Forgot
Ariel Cole, MD, CMD, FAAFP
Friday, Sep. 23 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Geriatric Hip Fracture Management: A Threat to Independence
Robin Creamer, DO, FAAFP
Friday, Sep. 23 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24  9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

Polypharmacy in the Elderly: I Take So Many Pills That I Rattle When I Walk
Ariel Cole, MD, CMD, FAAFP
Robert Vandervoort, PharmD

Friday, Sep. 23 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Pain Management Track

Chronic Pain: A Collaborative Approach to Managing Complex Patients
Karen Muchowski, MD, FAAFP
Wednesday, Sep. 21 | 1:45 - 2:45 p.m.
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

Low Back Pain: Myths and Science
Pooja Shah, MD
Heather Paladine, MD, FAAFP

Thursday, Sep. 22 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Friday, Sep. 23 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

The Cannabis Conundrum: Breakin’ Good? or Breakin’ Bad?
Steven Wright, MD
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Friday, Sep. 23 | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Payment Track

Surviving an Audit Request
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

ICD-10: Increased Specificity Paves the Way for Increased Reimbursement
Barbie Hays, CPC, CPMA
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.
Friday, Sep. 23 | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Proper Care, Proper Pay: Working with TCM, CCM, and ACP
Thomas Weida, MD, FAAFP
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Friday, Sep. 23 | 4:45 - 5:45 p.m.

Physican Wellness Track

Burnout: Are You at Risk
Dike Drummond, MD
Friday, Sep. 23 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24 | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Reduce the Overwhelm, Build Life Balance
Jay Winner, MD, FAAFP
Dike Drummond, MD

Educational Format: Interactive Lecture
Friday, Sep. 23 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24 | 2:45 - 3:45 p.m.

Become a More Relaxed, Healthier Physician
Dike Drummond, MD
Jay Winner, MD, FAAFP

Friday, Sep. 23 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Saturday, Sep. 24 | 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Transforming Clinical Practice Initiatives Track

Up, Down, Sideways, and Across: Sustainable Leadership in an Ever-Changing Environment
Saria Saccocio, MD, FAAFP
Wednesday, Sep. 21 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Patient Attribution: CMS Knows Who Your Patients Are, but Are They Correct?
Troy Fiesinger, MD, FAAFP
Educational Format: Interactive Lecture
Wednesday, Sep. 21 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

Alternative Payment Models: Help is on the Way Learn about the TCPi and How You Can Benefit from Technical Assistance
Mary Reeves, MD
Wednesday, Sep. 21 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, Sep. 22 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.