Practice Survival Skills 2017 Conference #PSSmed

Practice Survival Skills 2017 Conference #PSSmed

What I Wish I Knew in My First Years of Practice

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Target Audience:

Family Physicians, Specialists, Locums, IMGs, Residents, physicians new to BC, physicians working in episodic care settings.

Course Format: Plenary sessions, interactive small group workshops, job fair & networking reception
UBC Robson Square
800 Robson Street
Vancouver BC
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Overview

This 10th annual conference and Job Fair will emphasize practical, non-clinical knowledge crucial for your career: billing; MSP audits; report-writing; job finding; and internet resources. Join us at the end of the day for a Job Fair and Reception to network with colleagues and make career connections!
  Connect with colleagues on Twitter #PSSmed.

Agenda

Saturday June 10

0730 Basic Billing Workshop (registration required; breakfast included) - this will not cover GPSC Billings Dr. Cathy Clelland
0800 Breakfast & Registration
0830 Opening Remarks & Welcome Dr. Eric Cadesky
0835 Alphabet Soup: Who Are the Doctors of BC, Divisions of FP, BCCFP, CFPC, Royal College, Health Authorities Dr. Tracy Monk
0855 How to Get the Most Out of Pathways: Tips for Using the Pathways Website to Make Referrals Easier and to Improve Your Clinical Care Dr. Tracy Monk
0905 Sooner or Later...How to Prevent College Audits Dr. Robert Hirzer
0925 Dude Where's My Money? The MSP Billing Journey Advisory Committee on Diagnostic Facilities 
0950 Writing a Wrong: CMPA Charting Dr. Carole Williams
1010 Question and Answer Period
1025 Refreshment Break & Exhibits
1045  Incorporation: How to Keep the CRA’s Tax Hand Out of Your Pocket Mr. Karim Rehmat
1100  Forms & Function Dr. Daniel Ngui
1115 WorksSafe BC - Top 3 Things We Do Wrong Dr. Alfredo Tura
1135 Are You Ever Not a Doctor? Pitfalls of Digital Communication Dr. Gurdeep Parhar
1150 Question and Answer Period
1200 Lunch (provided) & exhibits
1300  Small Group Workshops I (choose 1)
A Advanced Billing for Family Physicians Dr. Eric Cadesky
B Specialist Billing Ms. Juanita Grant
C Locums 101 Dr. Pavel Glaze
D Licensing, Billing & Credentialing in BC: The Checklist That You Need to Know Dr. Noa Mallek
1400 Travel time to next workshop
1410 Small Group Workshops II (choose 1)
E Joining a Practice: Whose Data is it Anyway? Dr. Paras Mehta
F The Art of Negotiation: What Doctors Need to Know Mr.Ben Brzezynski
The Pearls of Medico-Legal Report Writing from a Doctor’s and a Lawyer’s Perspective Dr. Gurdeep Parhar & TBC
Licensing, Billing & Credentialing in BC: The Checklist That You Need to Know Dr. Noa Mallek
1510 Refreshment Break & Exhibits
1530 Small Group Workshops III (choose 1)
I Advanced Billing for Family Physicians Dr. Eric Cadesky
J Jobs for Specialists Dr. Nicole Todd
The Pearls of Medico-Legal Report Writing from a Doctor’s and a Lawyer’s Perspective Dr. Gurdeep Parhar & TBC
L Take A Deep Breath - Building Resiliency Early in Your Career Dr. David Kim
1630 Complete evaluations; conference ends
1645  Job Fair & Networking Reception

Cost

Early bird registration: Tue. Apr 25, 2017 | Add to calendar +

 

By Apr 25:
Physicians $169
Residents/Students $69
By May 16:
Physicians $199
Residents/Students $79
After May 16:
Physicians $209
Residents/Students $89
*Residents/Students must provide proof of resident status on-site

 

 

 

 

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