Wisconsin Eye MD Symposium and Coding Seminar - February 27, 2016

Green Bay, WI US
February 27, 2016

The Wisconsin Eye MD Spring Symposium is the annual educational conference sponsored by the Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology. The program offers a wide range of clinical and practice management topics which will appeal to ophthalmologists, practice administrators and ophthalmic technicians in a variety of practice settings.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The Medical College of Wisconsin and Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology. The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

  • Ophthalmologists in practice
  • Residents and Fellows in Training
  • Practice Administrators
  • Ophthalmic Technicians

In addition to sessions for physicians, practice administrators and ophthalmic techs, representatives of ophthalmic companies will find this conference to be of interest.  It is a terrific opportunity to visit informally with ophthalmologists from throughout the state.

Learning Objectives

  1. List and identify how to effectively use current technological advances to detect and manage glaucoma and cataract diseases.
  2. Identify and treat corneal and neuro-ophthalmological diseases and disorders.
  3. Apply practice management methods: patient claim management of newly implemented coding and risk management strategies.
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Mary Minten
Phone Number: 
+1 (920) 560-5639
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 6.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
01/25/2016
Course expires: 
07/01/2016
Event starts: 
02/27/2016 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
02/27/2016 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Lambeau Field & Tundra Lodge
865 Lombardi Avenue
Green Bay, WI 54304
United States

A sleeping room block has been set up at Tundra Lodge Resort and Waterpark

Make your hotel reservation Today! Call: 877-TUNDRAL (toll-free) or 877-886-3725
Be sure to state you are attending the Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology EyeMD Symposium)

Conference sleeping room rates - Rate does not include tax.
- $99 night of February 26(double queen or king suite)
- $139 night of February 27(double queen bed only

***Also includes 4 waterpark passes.

Shuttle service is offered to and from Lambeau Field, please mention upon check in.

Click here for information on Tundra Lodge Resort. - Deadline for reservations:  February 11, 2016

Activity Director and Program Chair:
Sarwat Salim, MD
 
Planning Committee and WAO President:
Deborah Bernstein, MD

Presenters:

A Storm is Brewing: Seeking Protection from Professional Liability Hazards
Paul Weber, JD - Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company, San Fransisco, CA
Bradley Fouraker, MD - Brandon Cataract Center & Eye Clinic, Brandon, FL

Infectious Keratitis and Peripheral Ulcerative Keratitis
Douglas R  Lazzaro, MD - SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY


2016 Coding Medicare and Compliance Updates (joint sessions)

Joy Newby, LPN, CPC - Newby Consulting Inc., Daytona Beach, FL


Glaucoma Imaging with OCT: Challenges & Artifacts

Edward M Barnett, MD, PhD - Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI


Cataract Pathology

Heather Potter, MD - University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI


Vascular issues in Neuro-ophthalmology and Raising  the Curtain on Glaucoma Masqueraders: Neuro-ophthalmic Perspective
Raghu Mudumbai, MD - University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 6.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/25/2016
Course expires: 
07/01/2016

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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