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    A comprehensive educational event for EMS leaders, executives, & billers and coders

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  • It's BACK!!

    Half-day Program Focused Exclusively on Documentation!

  • Focused on Today's EMS Challenges

    Cutting-Edge National Event on Ambulance Revenue Cycle Management & Compliance

  • EMS Compliance, Done

  • Taking Compliance to the Next Level

    Compliance Track Breakout Sessions Offered BOTH Days!

  • Training Today's EMS Leaders for Tomorrow

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abc360 CONFERENCE

The National Conference on Ambulance Revenue Cycle Management and Compliance

executive INSTITUTE

A Can't Miss Event for Top Level EMS Decision-makers!

CAC®

The national standard for Ambulance Billing and Coding Education!   

new caco registered

CACO®

The only Ambulance Compliance Officer Certification® in the Nation!  

CAPO®

The Nation’s first and only HIPAA Compliance Certification for the ambulance industry!

CADS™

The only professional designation in the EMS industry to solely focus on documentation skills!

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Sponsors and Exhibitors will have the opportunity to interact with key decision makers.  The vast majority of participants have authority to either purchase or recommend billing services, software, collection agencies and publications, as well as other ambulance management services and products.  Sponsors and Exhibitors will have the opportunity to interact with key decision makers. There are a limited number of Sponsorship and Exhibiting Opportunities. If you are interested in obtaining a Sponsor & Exhibitor Prospectus, click HERE to download a copy.  Many thanks  to our current Exhibitors:

911 Billing Services and Consultant, Inc.  ♦   AIM Software & Services     ♦   Commercial Acceptance Company   ♦   Cornerstone Adminisystems, Inc.   ♦  Golden Hour/emsCharts   ♦   Grant Mercantile Agency   ♦   JC ParaTransit Solutions   ♦   NAAC   ♦   Operative IQ  ♦ Payor Logic, Inc.    ♦   PWW Media   ♦   TriZetto Provider Solutions


Thank you to our Sponsors! 

Register

Sat, 10/21/2017 to Wed, 10/25/2017

abc360
The National Conference on Ambulance Revenue Cycle Management and Compliance


October 21 –25, 2017
Hershey Lodge and Convention Center
Hershey, PA


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100% con-ed approved!

The most comprehensive educational event for EMS leaders, executives and compliance...

Why abc360?

By EMS Professionals.  For EMS Professionals.

abc360 is the national conference on ambulance revenue cycle management and compliance produced exclusively for ambulance services, EMS organizations, ambulance billing companies and others with an interest in ambulance reimbursement and compliance issues. 

abc360 has become the premiere ambulance reimbursement event in the United States, attended by over a thousand ambulance billing professionals from around the country.

But don't take our word for it, see testimonials below!

  • Great PreConference Sessions!
    • Signup for the one of the NAAC PreConference Courses: CAC®, CACO®, CAPO® or CADS™
    • The PWW Executive Institute (XI) is back and bigger than ever with special focus on Leadership, Privacy, and Compliance!
  • The EMS Documentation MegaTrack is BACK!
    • An entire half-day devoted to everyone's biggest challege - improving EMS documentation.
  • One-on-One with Industry Experts
    • The abc360 Consultation Clinic is back with expanded times
  • New Breakout Sessions
    • Includes Revenue Cycle Management & Compliance Tracks
  • Our Popular Clinics
    • Our Coding Clinics are back.  We've also added a few extra clinics where you can test your skills!
  • Continuing Education
    • 100% ConEd approved!

Sessions

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Brochure

Click HERE to preview the complete brochure

Seven Essential Habits of an Effective Compliance Officer (Compliance Breakout Session)

NAAC®

The “Gold Standard of Excellence” in compliance, ethics and integrity.

CAC

The CAC® Course — the nation’s first, and still the best, educational program both for new and experienced billers and coders.  The CAC course covers all of the important aspects of ambulance reimbursement, including: 

  • Medical necessity
  • Reasonableness
  • Levels of service
  • HCPCS Coding
  • Modifiers
  • Signature rules
  • Documentation
  • ICD Coding

​Take your commitment to the next level - become a Certified Ambulance Coder®

This course will prepare your current or prospective ambulance compliance officer on how to: 

  • Develop and implement a compliance program
  • Effectively train employees
  • Proactively monitor compliance
  • Conduct internal audits
  • Respond to external audits
  • Ensure your agency is compliant in areas such as pricing, contracting, privacy, security and human resources.

The CACO® course has been specifically developed for ambulance services and billing companies.

In the CAPO® course you'll discover what every privacy officer should know, including: 

  • What effective HIPAA training looks like
  • Ways to handle everyday EMS HIPAA issues
  • How to avoid breaches in a mobile environment
  • Ways to bring your agency into compliance
  • Simple steps to handle most requests for patient information
  • Safeguards that really work for EMS
  • The most common myths about HIPAA

The CAPO® program can take your agency's HIPAA compliance to the next level!


The Certified Ambulance Documentation Specialist™ (CADS™) certification is specifically geared for EMTs, paramedics and other EMS field providers.  Some of the key subjects addressed in the CADS course include:
  • Documenting medical necessity and reasonableness
  • Writing an effective clinical narrative
  • Understanding the various signature requirements for patients and crew members
  • Addressing special challenges for nonemergency and repetitive patient documentation
  • Identifying proper methods of modifying or amending PCRs
  • And much more!

Improve your EMS documentation — become a Certified Ambulance Documentation Specialist

Location

Hotel Accomodations

Hershey Lodge
 

Hershey® Lodge
325 University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
717-533-3311 or 800-533-3131
www.hersheylodge.com

The Hershey® Lodge is a full-service resort located in Hershey, Pennsylvania.  Warm, welcoming, and distinctly Hershey, Hershey Lodge offers convenience and comfort for families and guests of all ages.  Guests will discover the hallmark friendly service in every detail.  Known as The Sweetest Place on Earth, Hershey, Pennsylvania is a year-round destination with a wide array of attractions.  Hershey was rated a top family vacation spot by Smart Money and FamilyFun magazines.

Hershey Lodge Fireplace

Enjoy the all new Indoor Pool Complex: Hershey® Water Works.  There's sweetness around every corner with 30,000 square feet of family fun including a strawberry slide down Twizzlers Twists water slides and a chocolate peanut butter adventure across Reese's Water Walk! Whether you're jumping in or relaxing poolside at Cocoa Cabana, guests of Hershey Lodge will have a blast making a splash inside the sweetest indoor pool complex!

Plus, enjoy sweet interactive water features for the whole family including a zero entry pool, sand castle spray zone, lighthouse tipping bucket, basketball hoops, and more!


 

Make your hotel reservation TODAY!

Click HERE to make your reservation online.

Reservation Deadline: September 28, 2017
Special abc360 rate: $182/night. Be sure to mention abc360 to receive this special rate!

Hershey is conveniently located in Central Pennsylvania only 20 minutes from Harrisburg International Airport.  Also, just 90 minutes from Baltimore and Philadelphia, two hours from Washington, DC, and three hours from New York City.

Testimonials

  • Always an excllent event.  I really like the free webinars throughout the year to keep me updated!

  • I would highly recommend this conference to anyone in the industry.

  • The benefits of this conference far exceeded my expectations.

  • This was my first abc3 conference – definitely not my last! Thank you for all you do for our industry!

  • This was a great networking experience. So valuable to hear what other providers are doing to tackle the issues we all face.

  • I love this conference!  It reaffirms the things we are doing right and gives us fresh ideas and approaches for private pays and other areas.  I am looking forward to next year's conference already!...

  • I’m so glad that you provide us with updated information so I can do my job better. I also appreciate your accessibility to us to ask questions.

  • You people (PWW staff) are the best in the industry from what I have researched, so I spend my education dollars with you.

  • I believe that I learned more in these 2 days than I have in the last 7 years in the business!

  • This was the best conference that I have attended in the past 10 years!

  • XI is the best high-level EMS leadership seminar of the year!

  • Another good conference for helping me wrap my head around my job as a compliance officer.

  • First time attending the PWW XI - Now I won't miss it!

  • Glad we attended XI this year - so much comprehensive and deep information.

  • The PWW XI is a great conference.  We learn something new and exciting every year.

  • I just can't believe how XI gets better every year!

  • The access to individuals with vast knowledge in subject matter is very nice.  It is great to be able to talk to the speakers one-on-one.

  • I feel the lessons I learned at XI will make me a more effective leader

  • Organized, interactive and stress-free learning environment!

  • The attorneys and consultants of PWW do a superior job of taking the Medicare gray and putting it in more of a black and white format.  In my 15 years in EMS, this conference is the best I've ever attended...

  • Good conference to have your questions answered and trust the answers!

  • The only way to stay on top of your game is to attend abc3.  I have been around a long time and this is the only way to stay current.

  • Still the best conference I attend annually.  Staff is knowledgeable and VERY accessible.  Reliable, relevant information.l

  • Always an excllent event.  I really like the free webinars throughout the year to keep me updated!

  • I would highly recommend this conference to anyone in the industry.

  • The benefits of this conference far exceeded my expectations.

  • This was my first abc3 conference – definitely not my last! Thank you for all you do for our industry!

  • This was a great networking experience. So valuable to hear what other providers are doing to tackle the issues we all face.

  • I love this conference!  It reaffirms the things we are doing right and gives us fresh ideas and approaches for private pays and other areas.  I am looking forward to next year's conference already!...

  • I’m so glad that you provide us with updated information so I can do my job better. I also appreciate your accessibility to us to ask questions.

  • You people (PWW staff) are the best in the industry from what I have researched, so I spend my education dollars with you.

  • I believe that I learned more in these 2 days than I have in the last 7 years in the business!

  • This was the best conference that I have attended in the past 10 years!

  • XI is the best high-level EMS leadership seminar of the year!

  • Another good conference for helping me wrap my head around my job as a compliance officer.

  • First time attending the PWW XI - Now I won't miss it!

  • Glad we attended XI this year - so much comprehensive and deep information.

  • The PWW XI is a great conference.  We learn something new and exciting every year.

  • I just can't believe how XI gets better every year!

  • The access to individuals with vast knowledge in subject matter is very nice.  It is great to be able to talk to the speakers one-on-one.

  • I feel the lessons I learned at XI will make me a more effective leader

  • Organized, interactive and stress-free learning environment!

  • The attorneys and consultants of PWW do a superior job of taking the Medicare gray and putting it in more of a black and white format.  In my 15 years in EMS, this conference is the best I've ever attended...

  • Good conference to have your questions answered and trust the answers!

  • The only way to stay on top of your game is to attend abc3.  I have been around a long time and this is the only way to stay current.

  • Still the best conference I attend annually.  Staff is knowledgeable and VERY accessible.  Reliable, relevant information.l

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