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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Pre-Conference Session B: 3:00 - 5:15 pm

northeast regional nurse practitioner conference

 

Workshop 5

CODING 101: FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY IN A CHANGING HEALTH CARE WORLD
Lynne Rapsilber, MSN, ANP-BC, APRN, FAANP

  • Learn the tools for reimbursement.
  • Understand "incident to" billing.
  • Learn how to avoid audits through correct coding.
  • Learn about ICD-10 readiness. 

 

WORKSHOP 6

EVALUATION OF THE INJURED KNEE AND SHOULDER
Douglas Moran, MD

  • Discuss the anatomy of the knee and shoulder.
  • Discuss common injuries to the knee and shoulder including typical presentation and mechanisms of injury.
  • Demonstrate and allow for audience participation in the examination of the shoulder and knee and discuss appropriate use of imaging.
  • Discuss operative and non-operative approaches for the management of these injuries.

 

Workshop 7 (must be taken with Workshop 3)

LEADERSHIP SKILLS IN TODAY'S HEALTH CARE- Part II

Margaret Franckhauser, MS, RN 

  • Build self-awareness of leadership strengths and challenges.
  • Identify current challenges and opportunities for nurse practitioners in the changing climate of health care.
  • Develop strategies for becoming leaders in the health care policy arena.
 
WORKSHOP 8

ADOLESCENT STD TREATMENT AND GUIDELINES
Katherine Hsu, MD

  • Explain the changes in the 2014 STD Treatment Guidelines, inclusive of updates to epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, and management for STIs (e.g. syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, HSV, HPV and trichomonas).
  • Discuss STI/HIV screening and prevention issues relevant to special populations, i.e. adolescents/young adults, MSM, and WSW.
  • Discuss changes in the partner notification and treatment process (Expedited Partner Therapy) as they pertain to STI cases.