EMS EVOLUTION 2019

Join the Texas EMS Alliance this June 17-19, 2019 for one of the largest conferences in the Southwest for EMS agency leaders. EMS EVOLUTION 2019 will feature the latest business, clinical, billing, coding, and public policy issues that affect Texas EMS agencies.

 

Leadership Track

June 17-19

The three-day Leadership Track is designed for agency leaders who want to learn more about the clinical, operations, business, legal, and public policy issues that affect Texas EMS agencies.

 

Monday, June 17

9:00 a.m.
9:50 a.m.

EMS Disaster Response: The Gatesville Explosion
Jeff Mincy – Coryell Memorial Healthcare System EMS

9:50 a.m.
10:40 a.m.

Presentation TBA

10:40 a.m.
11:10 a.m.

Texas Division of Emergency Management
Nim Kidd

12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Lunch Keynote
Speaker TBA

1:00 p.m.
1:50 p.m.

PTSD for EMS Personnel
Speakers TBA

1:50 p.m.
2:40 p.m.

Response vs. Transport Payment Models
Amy Dodgen (Longview Fire Department), Doug Hooten (MedStar Mobile Healthcare) & Matt Zavadsky (MedStar Mobile Healthcare)

2:40 p.m.
3:10 p.m.

Exhibitor Break

3:10 p.m.
4:00 p.m.

Presentation TBA

4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.

Ask Joe: Answers to Your Regulatory Questions
Joe Schmider – Texas DSHS

5:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception

Tuesday, June 18

8:40 a.m.
9:30 a.m.

Medical Director Panel – Part 1

9:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m.

Exhibitor Break

10:00 a.m.
10:50 a.m.

Medical Director Panel – Part 2

10:50 a.m.
11:40 a.m.

Mental Health Programs That Work
Speakers TBA

11:40 a.m.
12:10 p.m.

Networking Lunch

12:10 p.m.
1:30 p.m.

Lightning Rounds

1:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Break

2:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m.

What Happened in the 86th Texas Legislature?
Speakers TBA

3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.

Enjoy the Resort

7:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m.

TEMSA Dinner Party
Attendees & Family Members Are Invited

Wednesday, June 19

8:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m.

Medicare’s Ambulance Cost Data Collection Seminar – Part 1
Presented by the American Ambulance Association

10:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m.

Exhibitor Break

10:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m.

Medicare’s Ambulance Cost Data Collection Seminar – Part 2
Presented by the American Ambulance Association

12:00 p.m.
12:15 p.m.

TEMSA Business Meeting

Billing & Coding Track

June 18

Billing expert Brian Werfel and Gail Atnip of Novitas will once again teach this course. The 2019 course will feature and additional event: a panel discussion of EMS agencies regarding their best practices for billing and coding.

Hotel

TEMSA has secured a special rate of $137 per evening ($5 daily resort fee) at the La Torretta Lake Resort. Don’t delay: TEMSA’s special rate sells out every year.

May 27, 2019 is the cutoff date for TEMSA’s special rate.

Call 936.448.3024 and mention the “Texas EMS Alliance.” Click here to make online hotel reservations.

Registration

Click here to register. The early registration rate will expire on May 15.

 

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