Epimed understands what it takes to practice interventional pain medicine. Our Practice Management Fellowship Lecture focuses on additional tools to help make your practice successful whether you are establishing a private practice or joining a healthcare system. Our goal is to provide you with the resources you need for understanding medicine as a business. From the initial interview process to understanding payer contracts, EPIMED HAS YOUR SOLUTIONS.
The Practice Management Fellowship Lecture provides physicians with information on the dynamics of insurance policies across the US and its impact on procedure reimbursements. Our goal is to provide a forum for discussion on business topics, such as:
- Payer reimbursements across the US
- Importance of interview questions
- How to negotiate payer contracts
- New Practice Marketing
Meredith George, SCP-PM
Throughout her career, she has cultivated an intimate understanding of Medicare and Third Party payor coding, coverage and payment systems. She has been successful at securing numerous procedure coverage policies, as well as establishing candidacy criteria. Meredith is actively involved various Pain Management organizations such as ASIPP and the World Institute of Pain often lobbying on behalf of Pain Management reimbursement issues. She has testified on behalf of Physician reimbursement on various issues with State Workers Compensation groups as well as Medicare Administrative Contractors. She is credentialed through the Board of Medical Specialty Coding as a Specialty Coding Professional in Pain Management, as well as a Coding, Compliance and Practice Management Expert from the American Society for Interventional Pain Physicians.
— Dr. Hurd, University of Louisiana VA
— Dr. Harned, University of KY
— Dr. Torres, Cook County Hospital System
— Dr. Christensen, Johns Hopkins