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abc360® is the nation’s largest and most comprehensive educational event for ambulance industry billing, coding and compliance professionals. With content for EMS leaders, executives, managers, privacy officers and EMS practitioners, abc360 is truly the one conference your agency can’t afford to miss. This is the place to be – the nation’s leading revenue cycle, compliance and leadership conference specifically focused on building and protecting your agency’s bottom line.
Conference at a Glance - abc360 is one conference offered in 4 locations each year to make it convenient for EMS agencies throughout the United States. The conference begins in Hershey in October and is repeated in March in Las Vegas, April in St. Louis and June in Clearwater Beach. The main conference – abc360 – is a two-day event. There is also a variety of preconference workshops, including the CAC™, CACO® and CAPO® certification courses, and the one-day XI® conference – the PWW Executive Institute.
Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5
CAC CAC CAC abc360 abc360
CACO CACO XI
NAAC® Certification Courses -
CAC – 3 days – ideal for billers, coders, compliance officers, revenue cycle professionals, managers, executives
CACO – 2 days – ideal for compliance officers, revenue cycle professionals, executives
CAPO – 2 days – ideal for privacy professionals, IT professionals, HIPAA compliance officers, executives
XI (the PWW Executive Institute) – 1 day - ideal for industry leaders, executives, managers, compliance professionals, HR professionals, privacy officials, revenue cycle professionals
Main Conference - abc360 – 2 days – ideal for billers, coders, revenue cycle professionals, compliance officers, executives, billing companies, EMS agency managers
We comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you feel you need an accommodation to participate in abc360®, please contact us at least 30 days before the conference.
For questions about accessibility or to request accommodation, please contact our office at 717-620-2521 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CAC Hershey 2019
Advance your ambulance billing and coding knowledge and skills by becoming a Certified Ambulance Coder® (CAC™) - the nation's first, and still the best, educational program both for new and experienced billers and coders.
The CAC course covers all the important aspects of ambulance reimbursement, including:
Levels of service
Take your commitment to the next level - become a Certified Ambulance Coder®.
CACO Hershey 2019
This course will prepare your current or prospective ambulance compliance officer 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.
After completing this course, your compliance officer will be nationally certified and ready to develop a compliance program from the ground up, or update and improve your existing compliance program. Take advantage now, and take your agency's compliance commitment to the next level.
CAPO Hershey 2019
CAPO® is the nation's foremost and only HIPAA compliance accreditation for the ambulance industry! In this 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!
XI Hershey 2019
XI® is the preeminent, intensive, all-day workshop for EMS leaders, chiefs, HR managers and compliance professionals. XI helps leaders spot industry trends from a high level and gives you the tools you need to shape your agency's own future instead of waiting for external forces to shape it for you.
|Registration/Breakfast with the Exhibitors|
|XI Keynote: The EMS Leadership Imperative: Evidence-Based Decisions by Measuring What Matters|
|Five Lessons Learned from a Recent False Claims Court Victory|
|How EMS Telehealth Can Improve Care and Boost Your Bottom Line|
|Up in Smoke? Dealing with Marijuana and Other Causes of Staff Member Impairment|
|Busting Boundaries- Six Leadership Strategies to Help Make Collaboration Work for You|
|The Anatomy of an EMS Cyber Attack|
|Creating Effective Compliance Training and Making the Message Stick|
|Six EMS Business Lessons from the Rock and Roll Road|
|Hey Mr. Privacy… Can We Share That?|
|Identifying and Using Compliance Champions Within Your Agency|
|What’s Next in EMS? The New Horizon of a Changing Industry|
abc³⁶⁰ Hershey 2019
Registration on Day 1 – 7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast , Days 1 and 2 – 7:00 – 8:00 am
Day 1 – 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Day 2 – 8:00 am – 4:15 pm
|Registration and Breakfast with our Sponsors and Exhibitors|
|The abc³⁶⁰ Medicare and Reimbursement Update|
|The abc³⁶⁰ Compliance Update|
|The abc³⁶⁰ Privacy Update|
|Documentation in an Electronic World: Customizing Your ePCR to Avoid Compliance Risk|
|Choose Your Own Compliance Adventure|
|The abc³⁶⁰ Emergency Coding Clinic|
abc³⁶⁰ Networking Reception/Bash
Networking reception – 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. –
Come mingle with your colleagues for a quiet “happy hour” reception prior to the big abc360® Bash!
abc360 Bash – 7:30 – 10 p.m. –
The abc360 Bash (Hershey conference only) is the ambulance industry party of the year! Come and enjoy the famous chocolate fountain, unwind with your friends and peers, and enjoy the live music of local rock band That’s What She Said – featuring PWW’s own Doug Wolfberg on guitar and vocals. A portion of the abc360 Bash proceeds are donated to charity, so come and support a great cause and have a great time in the process!