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2012 Big Sky AMES Conference Agenda

Track 1

Rehab Track

Track 2

Respiratory Track

Track 3

Regulatory/Reimbursement

Track

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

12:00pm–2:15pm

Vendor set up

10:30am–11:30pm

Mandatory Board Meeting/Conference Preparation (Board Room)

12:30pm–1:00pm

1:00 – 3:00pm

3:00pm–3:30 pm

3:35pm– 4:35 pm

5:00pm–???

Exhibits open

Registration Desk Open

Steps in provision of wheeled mobility Parts 1&2. Elizabeth Cole, US Rehab

What do you need in your files, Peggy Walker, VGM

VENDOR BREAK

The Matt Evaluation for Wheeled Mobility $ Seating, Elizabeth Cole, US Rehab

Repairs and ABN’s, Peggy Walker, VGM

Horse Shoe Tournament

Thursday, August 16, 2012

8:00 am– 9:00 am

   

Registration/Breakfast (Provided)

 

8:30am– 9:00am

 

Registration Desk Open

 

9:05 am– 10:05am

Non-progressive Disorders affecting the Brain, Elizabeth Cole, US Rehab

Quantum Products Troubleshooting and Q-Logic Programming, Pride Mobility

Oxygen Therapy, Operational Efficiency, Bob Messenger, Invacare

MAE from a cane to high end POWER what NOW, Peggy Walker, VGM

10:10am–11:10am

The Oxygen Dependant COPD Patient, Bob Messenger, Invacare

11:10am–11:40am

 

VENDOR BREAK

 

11:40am–12:40pm

Exhibits Open

Biomechanics of Seating, Elizabeth Cole, US Rehab

Quantum Products Troubleshooting and Q-Logic Programming, Pride Mobility

Fundamentals of Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Respironics

Order intake – hold your CSR’s Responsible, Peggy Walker, VGM

12:45pm–1:30pm

 

Lunch Break (Provided)

 

1:30 pm– 2:30 pm

 

Biomechanics of Seating,

Quantum Products Troubleshooting and Q-Logic Programming, Pride Mobility

A new patient-centered approach for initiating BiPAP AVAPS, Respironics

Audits the big W’s what – who – when – why – where? Appeals, Peggy Walker, VGM

2:35 pm-3:30 pm

Elizabeth Cole, US Rehab Continued

CoughAssist approach to secretion management, Respironics

3:35 pm– 5:00 pm

Legislative Update, John Gallagher VGM. Come ride the bus! We will be making a visit to Senators Tester and Baucus’ offices. John will update while on the bus.

5:30pm-??????????

 

Banquet dinner and bon fire off site at Peterson’s Corral. Bus transportation provided. First bus leaves at

 
 

5:30pm

 

Friday, August 17, 2012

Registration (Breakfast on own)

Manual mobility, Invacare 9:00am – 10:30am Accessing wheelchair functions, Joe Shoemacher, Invacare 10:35am – 12:00pm

1 hour Rehab track

1 hour Rehab track

Respronics Concentrator Repair, Philips Respironics

Jodi Whitten, Noridian

Montana Medicaid

1 hour general track

1 hour general track

8:30 am – 9:00 am

9:00 am – 10:00

10:05 am – 11:00 am

11:05am–12:00pm

12:05pm,- 1:00pm

100 pm – 2:00 pm

1:00 pm – 1:15 pm