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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

Workshop 7

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.