Do No Harm Symposium - Meets NJ-mandated opioid CME requirement

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Keynote Speaker: Zubin Damania, MD - “ZDogg” UCSF/Stanford trained internal medicine physician & founder of Turntable Health “Healthcare 3.0”

Featured Speakers:

  • Joseph Lagana, Esq.

    New Jersey Senator
    PIP Arbitration Attorney
    Chasen Lamparello Mallon & Cappuzzo, PC

    “Out-of-Network Arbitration:
    Keys to Success”
  • Roy Bejarano

    CEO
    Scale Physician Group

    “Exploring Better Ways to Help
    Physicians Achieve Scale”
  • Lawrence Stankovits, MD

    Vice President
    New Jersey Doctor-Patient Alliance
    Owner/Founder
    Atlantic Pediatric Orthopedics, LLC

    “Out-of-Network Arbitration:
    Going It Alone”
  • Craig M. Wax, DO

    Family Physician, Media Host,
    Health Policy Expert
    Your Health Matters, Radio Show

    “The American Hospital: Historical
    Perspective and Current Challenges”
  • Marc Feingold, MD

    Medical Director
    Consensus Health Medical Group

    “Key Ingredients for
    Sustaining Independence”
  • Mark Sanna, DC, ACRB, Level II, FICC

    CEO
    Breakthrough Coaching, LLC

    “The Language of MD/DC Collaboration:
    Putting Patients First”
  • Michael Sloan

    President
    The Macallan Group

    "Private Practice Healthcare
    Marketing in 2019"
  • Eric Poe, Esq., CPA

    Complex Claims Litigation Officer
    NJ Pure

    “Medical Malpractice Basics,
    Trends and Evolving Law”
  • Louis D. Greenwald, Esq.

    Majority Leader of the New Jersey General
    Assembly, 6th District

    “The State of Healthcare in New Jersey”
  • Douglas Forrester

    President
    Integrity Health

    “Contracting Directly with Employers”
  • Gary Herschman, Esq.

    Member of the Firm
    Health Care & Life Sciences Practice Group
    Epstein Becker Green

    “Strategic Transactions for Physician Groups
    in the Changing Marketplace”
  • Anthony Argiropoulos, Esq.

    Member of the Firm
    Co-Chair of National Litigation Steering Committee
    Epstein Becker Green

    “Emails, Evidence, and the Attorney-Client Privilege: What you need to know”
  • Joe Copeland

    First Vice President
    Senior Institutional Consultant
    Morgan Stanley

    "Financial Strategies for You and Your Practice"
  • Shaun B. Freeman

    First Vice President
    Certfied Financial Planner™ Professional
    Morgan Stanley

    "Financial Strategies for You and Your Practice"
  • Peter DeNoble, MD, FAAOS

    President
    New Jersey Doctor-Patient Alliance

    Assistant Clinical Professor
    Seton Hall University

    Hand to Shoulder Orthopaedic Surgeon
    Advanced Orthopedics & Hand Surgery Institute

    “Copays and Deductibles: Discounts and How to Comply With Federal Safe Harbor Rules”
  • Stavros Christoudias, MD, FACS

    Board Chair
    New Jersey Doctor-Patient Alliance
    Owner/Founder
    Heritage Surgical Group, LLC

    “Anatomy of the FairHealth Index”
    “Electronic Standard Transactions:
    Revolutionize Your Billing and Appeals
    Processes”
    “Generating Organic and Earnest
    Online Reviews”

Also: Town Hall Discussion/Q&A with NJDPA Leadership

Sponsored By:

Goals for attendees of event

  • Learn how you can position your private practice for success
  • Understand new state/federal legislation that affects your practice
  • Network with other independent New Jersey colleagues

sponsorship

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact:
Julie Gelb
Executive Director
New Jersey Doctor-Patient Alliance
(201) 805-4574
jgelb@nj-dpa.org

GUEST ROOM/RATE ACCOMMODATIONS

Friday February 8th, 2019; $159* Saturday, February 9th, 2019; $159*

Book by phone at 609-449-1000 or online at https://www.hardrockhotelatlanticcity.com/

Booking code for the hotel room reservations: GNJDOC8

* The above rates are per guest room, per night, single or double occupancy. Additional fees apply per guest above two (2) with a maximum occupancy of four (4) adults per guest room. Rates are net and non-commissionable.

The rate quoted to Group applies only for the above dates. If any of the Group members wish to arrive early, or extend their stay, their requests will be honored on a space available basis, at Hotel’s regular rates.

Each individual attendee will be responsible for his/her own guestroom, tax and incidentals.

room taxes / Fees

A daily resort fee (the "Resort Fee") of $15.00 per room, per night plus room tax of 13.625% (tax is subject to change), will be charged in addition to the room rates set forth above. This fee includes:

  • High-speed Wi-Fi
  • Twenty-four (24) hour access to Body Rock fitness center Unlimited entry and exit into parking areas after initial fee
  • Chair and towel service at the indoor pool or seasonal beach area

Unless otherwise specified, the Resort Fee will be posted to the individual's room account.

Rates are also subject to an Atlantic City Tourism Promotional Fee, currently $2.00 plus applicable tax of $0.27, and a New Jersey State Occupancy Fee, currently $3.00, per room, per night.

*Fees & Taxes are subject to change

Parking options

Parking options include self-parking or valet. Parking rates are posted and may vary. After paying initial parking fee upon entry, hotel guests will not pay for additional entries or exits during stay dates.

CHECK-IN AND CHECK-OUT

  • Check-in time is 4:00 pm ET Monday - Saturday.
  • Check-in time is 5:00 pm ET on Sunday.
  • Check-out time is 11:00 am ET Monday - Sunday.

A credit card must be presented upon check-in. If the guest does not present a credit card, he/she will not be permitted to check into their room. At the time of check-in, credit cards will be authorized for room and tax plus $150 per day for incidental charges.

All persons must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age to check into the hotel. Only registered guests may check in and occupy guest rooms. Children under the age of eighteen (18) must be accompanied by an adult over the age of twenty-one (21) at all times. Any guest under the age of twenty-one (21) must be accompanied by an adult twenty-one (21) years of age or older in a casino gaming area. Patrons must be over the age of twenty­ one (21) to gamble.

Rooms subject to change with 48-hour notice.

cut-off date

The "cut-off date" is Friday, January 25, 2019 at 11:59 pm EST. Reservation requests after the cut-off date will be based on availability at Hotel's prevailing rates and may be credited toward the Group's Block based on Hotel's sole discretion.

RESERVATION METHOD

Individual Call-In

If group attendees will be making reservations directly with Hotel via a direct web link or the telephone call center, attendees may call Hotel at (609) 449-1000 on or before the Group cut­ off date and mention Group Code GNJDOC8. Individuals must identify themselves as part of Group to receive Group's rate. All reservations must be guaranteed with a deposit for the first night's guestroom and tax charge. If reservation is guaranteed to a credit card, the first night's guestroom and tax charge, per guestroom, will be billed immediately to the cardholder's account.

CANCELLATION

Hotel allows individual cancellations without penalty up to seventy-two (72) hours prior to the attendees’ scheduled arrival date. Hotel shall charge the individual attendee one (1) night’s guaranteed guest room rate plus tax for cancellation within seventy-two (72) hours of the scheduled arrival date or failure of the individual to check-in on the scheduled arrival date. Any remaining nights of a “no-show” reservation will be canceled. It is a Hotel policy to require a credit card or cash deposit for incidental charges. Hotel accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover. 

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY EVENTS: 02/08/19, LOCATION: HOLLYWOOD WEST

Time Event Type
11:00AM  Check-In BeginsAll attendees must check in at registration in order to pick up their conference lanyard with name badge
12:00PM-12:45PM  Lunch Buffet
12:45PM-1:00PM  Summit WelcomeRuby Kim, MD, NJDPA Vice President
1:00PM - 1:45PM  The Language of MD/DC Collaboration:
Putting Patients First
Mark Sanna, DC
1:45PM - 2:45PM  Do No Harm SymposiumThis activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Meets NJ-mandated opioid CME requirement
2:45PM - 3:15PM  Break
3:15M - 3:45PM  Medical Malpractice Basics, Trends
and Evolving Law
Eric Poe, Esq 
3:45PM - 4:15PM  The State of Healthcare in New Jersey Lou Greenwald, Esq
4:15PM - 4:45PM  Electronic Standard Transactions:
Revolutionize Your Billing and Appeals Process
Stavros Christoudias, MD
5:00PM - 6:00PM  Cocktail Reception sponsored by The FLAG Group and the JSC Group of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Big Cypress Foyer, The Hard Rock Hotel
Hosted by Shaun B. Freeman, CFP® & James Solano
6:00PM - 6:45PM  Dinner Buffet
6:15PM-6:45PM  NJPDA's Year in Review NJDPA President, Peter DeNoble, MD
6:45PM-7:15PM  Out-of-Network Arbitration:
Keys to Success
Joseph Lagana, Esq
7:15PM - 7:45PM Emails, Evidence, and the Attorney-Client Privilege:
What you need to know
Anthony Argiropoulos, Esq
7:45PM - 8:15PM Anatomy of the FairHealth Index Stavros Christoudias, MD
8:15PM - 8:30PM Out-of-Network Arbitration:
Going it Alone
Lawrence Stankovitz, MD
8:30PM - 9:00PM Strategic Transactions for Physician Groups
in the Changing Marketplace
Gary Herschman, Esq

SATURDAY EVENTS: 02/09/19, LOCATION: HOLLYWOOD WEST

Time Event Type
8:45AM  Check-in for attendees that did NOT
attend on Friday 2/8
All attendees that did NOT attend on Friday 2/8, must check in at registration in order to pick up their conference lanyard with name badge*
9:45AM-11:15AM Healthcare 3.0"Zubin Damania, MD aka ZDoggMD 
11:15AM-11:45AM  Exploring Ways to Help
Physicians Achieve Scale
Roy Bejarano
11:45AM-12:30PM Lunch Buffet
12:30PM-1:00PM Financial Strategies for You and Your PracticeShaun B. Freeman/Joe Copeland
1:00PM - 1:30PM Key Ingredients for Sustaining IndependenceMarc Feingold, MD & Mark A. Rieger, MD, FAAOS
1:30PM - 2:00PM Healthcare Marketing in 2019Michael Sloan
2:00PM - 2:30PM Copays and Deductibles:
Discounts and How to Comply
With Federal Safe Harbor Rules
Peter DeNoble, MD
2:30PM - 2:50PM  Break
2:50PM - 3:00PM Generating Organic and
Earnest Online Reviews
Stavros Christoudias, MD 
3:00PM - 3:30PM Contracting Directly with Employers Doug Forrester
3:30PM - 4:00PM The American Hospital:
Historical Perspective and Current Challenges
Craig Wax, DO
4:00PM - 4:45PM Town Hall Discussion/
Q&A with NJDPA Leadership

* Please leave yourself extra time as we anticipate we will be very busy checking in people at this time. To ensure you do not miss the first session arrive early to collect your lanyard/name badge. Please keep your lanyard/name badge on you at all times during the conference. You do not need to recheck in each day.