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Helios Chief Clinical Officer and VP to Speak at WCI

by Helios | Aug 20, 2015
Who: Tron Emptage, RPh, Chief Clinical Officer and Rafael Gonzalez, Esq., VP Strategic Solutions, Settlement Solutions

What: Managing Prescription Drugs and Powerful Narcotics (Panel Discussion)

Managing prescription drugs and powerful narcotics is not only a workers’ compensation concern, it is a societal issue hotly debated in Washington and nationally. Dr. Teresa Bartlett, Senior Vice President, Medical Quality for Sedgwick will moderate this panel that includes Tron Emptage, Michael Gavin, President of Prium, and Ron Thackery, Senior Vice President, Professional Services for Emergency Medical Services. They will share experiences and forward-thinking approaches to early intervention and how to effectively address claims with long-term exposure to narcotics.

Things to Know and Landmines to Avoid with Medicare Settlement (Panel Discussion)
This session, moderated by Geoffrey Hudson of Axiom National, LLC is for all participants who deal with Medicare (MSA) and lien issues in mediation. Rafael Gonzalez, along with attorney Mark Popolizio, Vice President of Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance and Policy for ISO Claims Partners will discuss the constantly evolving federal regulations, as well as how the courts are refining terms and clarifying requirements for reporting and compliance.

When: Managing Prescription Drugs and Powerful Narcotics - Tuesday, August 25, 2015; 3:10 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.; Grand Ballroom 8A
Things to Know and Landmines to Avoid with Medicare Settlement – Wednesday, August 26, 2015; 10:50 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.; Palms Ballroom-Canary 1&2

Where: WCI 70th Annual Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference at the Orlando World Center Marriott, Orlando, FL, August 23-26, 2015

Info: https://www.wci360.com/conference