2017 WSPMAA Information

April 30th | 8:30 - 11:30 AM
Hyatt Regency Bellevue

 Registration and Rates | Assistants' Meeting Schedule
WSPMAA CPR Class | Accommodations


Registration and Rates 

 

Early Bird Rate (through March 3, 2017)
Regular Rate (March 4, 2017 - April 17, 2017)

WSPMA Assistants

$195.00
$220.00

Non-WSPMA Members

$395.00
$420.00

TENTATIVE ASSISTANTS' MEETING SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, APRIL 28

7:00 - 8:00 AM

Breakfast

 

8:00 - 8:30 AM

Phil Shaw, DPM

 Achilles Tendinopathy
This session offers a review of evidence-based treatment and possible treatment algorithms to ensure predictable outcomes.

8:30  - 9:00 AM

Deborah Behre, DPM

 TBA

9:00 - 10:00 AM

Doc Dockery, DPM

Interesting Cases in LE Dermatology
A discussion and review of interesting lower extremity skin conditions, making the diagnosis with biopsy techniques and their most current treatment options.

10:00 - 10:15 AM

Break

 

10:15 - 11:15 AM

Nancy Fisher, MD

MACRA
Understanding MACRA/QPP’s two participation arms, MIPS and Alternative payment models, learning about eligibility, criteria, reporting mechanisms, the importance of data and QRUR will lead to a practice that prevents unnecessary tests and procedures, and provision of high quality of care. 

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

PICA

Risk Management

12:15 – 1:15 PM

Lunch

 

1:15 - 2:15 PM

Eric Leonheart, DPM
WSPMA President

Wound Care

2:15 - 3:15 PM

TBA

Bako Pathology

3:15 - 3:30 PM

Break

 

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Dr. Mary Crawford

Radiology 

4:30 - 5:30 PM

Panel Discussion
Timothy Grace, DPM
Scott Schroeder, DPM
Tony Kim, DPM
Terry Hess, DPM

Chairside Assisting vs. Scribe

6:00 PM

Social hour in exhibit hall

 


SATURDAY, APRIL 29

7:30 - 8:00 AM

Breakfast

 

8:00 - 9:00 AM

Molina Kochhar, DPM

 Good Nutrition and How it Affects the Foot

9:00 - 10:00 AM

Larry Huppin, DPM

Credit Card on File, "How Does That Work," Etc.

10:00 - 10:15 AM

Break

 

10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

WSPMAA Membership Business Meeting

 All WSPMAA Members need to attend.

12:15 - 1:15 PM

Lunch

 

1:15 - 2:15 PM

Tim Messmer, DPM

How to Make Your Doctor's Work Easier and Enjoyable

2:15 - 3:15 PM

Ed Robertson,
Badger Braces

Biomechanics

3:15 - 3:30 PM

Break with Exhibitors

 

4:00 - 5:00 PM

Mary Wasell

Earthquake Preparedness

5:30 - 6:30 PM

Reception

 

 
SUNDAY, APRIL 30

7:30 - 8:00 AM

Breakfast with Exhibitors

 

Track One

8:00 - 9:00 AM

Vanessa Roff

Diabetes Mellitus: Taking the Right Steps

9:00 - 10:00 AM

WSPMAA Board

Wound Care Dressings and Padding "What's that for?"

10:00 - 10:15 AM

Break

 

10:15 - 11:15 AM

Peter Steilberg

The Medical Record

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Wrap-up and brainstorm next year

 

Track Two

8:00 - 11:15 AM CPR Course $55 paid registration required to take this course. Details below.

CPR Class - $55 

Registration for this class ends on April 1st. Late registration will be accepted only with approval of the WSPMAA chairperson. Please register in advance so we can make sure there will be enough demand for CPR this year. Please email your completed form to Lisa Crouch. Please make checks payable to WSPMA and bring them to the CPR class. 


ACCOMMODATIONS

Hyatt Regency Bellevue
Bellevue Square
900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

Room rates:

$147 – Single/Double
$172 – Triple
$197 – Quad

Book your reservation online to ensure you receive the discounted rate. The cut-off date for making room reservations at the discounted rate is Thursday, April 6, 2017. Please note that reservations will be taken on a space-available basis at the prevailing hotel rates until the date of the conference. 


 LOCATION 

Hyatt Regency, Bellevue
900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004