5th Annual Optimizing the Role of the Physician Advisor (Physician Advisors)

Venue: Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort/Scottsdale

Location: Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

Event Date/Time: Mar 30, 2009 End Date/Time: Mar 31, 2009
Registration Date: Mar 16, 2009
Early Registration Date: Feb 27, 2009
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A Physician Advisor is like a football coach
with a team of case managers. They
facilitate a game plan to minimize
utilization and support case managers with
work flow, good patient through-put and
manage appropriate utilization as well as
determine good inpatient and outpatient

Looking for a new game strategy? The best
offense is a good defense. With the new
bounty hunter opponents, the Recovery Audit
Contractors (RACs), coming into play, it is
essential you know the rules and effectively
and clearly communicate with your medical
directors. You want to focus your game plan
towards accurate and precise
documentation in order to show proper
severity of the illnesses.

You, the PA, are in a key, pivotal role to
protect your hospital against RAC finds.
The game is only getting more fierce and

We are delighted to present five years of
PA conference development experience
together with our research with over 50
PAs and Case Managers. The 5th Annual
event takes place in Scottsdale, Arizona
and delivers 100% fresh content with
more networking time.

You can look forward to:
• Workshop 100% Dedicated to the “Nuts
and Bolts” of the Physician Advisor Role
• Health Care Reform Update from the
New Administration
• Panel Discussion on the Physician
Advisor’s Evolving Responsibilities
• Understanding RACs and Ensuring Your
Organization is RAC Ready
• Hospitals Share how they are
Implementing the RAC Program
• Accurate and Effective Coding and
Documentation to Help Reduce Denials
• Liability and Responsibility of the
Physician Advisor
• Hospitals Report: Measuring the Success
of Physician Advisor Programs


5401 N. Scottsdale Rd.
United States

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