19th Annual Business of Retina Meeting

The 19th Annual Business of Retina Meeting (formerly the Practice Management Issues Seminar) will be held over the dates of April 1-2, 2017 at the Gaylord Texan in Dallas, Texas. This popular course is designed for retinal physicians and administrators of vitreoretinal practices to learn the business principles necessary to run their clinical practices in an increasingly complex medical environment.

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Exhibit contracts are available now. Please complete and return by March 3, 2017. 


Course Fees:    

Early Bird Rate (By February 24, 2017) 

Members: $550.00
Nonmembers: $725.00
Technician/Practice staff: $550.00 
Fellow-In-Training: $550.00

Regular rate (After February 24, 2017)

Members: $620.00
Nonmembers: $765.00
Technician/Practice staff: $620.00
Fellow-In-Training: $620.00

IMPORTANT: when registering more than one individual, you must "sign out" after each registration is completed. 

Register now!


Cancellation Policy
Refunds will be granted to registrants who submit written requests prior to February 24, 2017, less an administrative fee of $100.  Requests must be in writing and will not be accepted over the phone. 


COURSE OBJECTIVES

Following this course, you will be able to:

  • Address how current changes in the health care system will affect patient care and discuss compliance as it relates to quality clinical care.
  • Cite current reimbursement and compliance issues, maintain appropriate chart documentation, and compare eye codes and equivalent E&M codes.

TARGET AUDIENCE 
Retina Specialists, Ophthalmologists, Retina Technicians, and Practice Staff

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION CREDITS

The American Society of Retina Specialists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Society of Retina Specialists designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 This course has been awarded 3.25 JCAHPO credits. This course is not sponsored by JCAHPO; only reviewed for compliance with JCAHPO standards and criteria and awarded continuing education credit accordingly; therefore, JCAHPO cannot predict the effectiveness of the program or assure its quality in substance and presentation. 

This program is sponsored in part through educational grants from Genentech and Regeneron.


Room Reservations 

Gaylord Texan
1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX  76051  

Room rate: $209 plus $20 resort fee and taxes. Room block extended through March 3, 2017 or until sold-out. 

Book on-line at: 

https://aws.passkey.com/go/b296341a

To make reservations by phone, please call 877-491-5138 and mention the group name (ASRS 19th Annual Business of Retina Meeting).

Audio-Visual Likeness Release: At this event, the American Society of Retina Specialists may be photographing, videotaping, and/or audio-taping. Through your participation, you acknowledge these activities and agree to allow your image and likeness, if recorded, to be used by the ASRS in Society publications, on the ASRS website, and in marketing and promotional materials. Attendees of this ASRS event waive all claims against the Society for any liability resulting from these uses. Attendees agree that no compensation will be received in connection with the recording, use or distribution of their images.