Monday, December 6, 2021
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Lansing, MI  48917

10:00 AM          Registration Opens

10:30 AM          MASA Welcome and Housekeeping
Legislative Update
BCBSM / MASA  Update
Social Media 101 – Karen Currie, MASA Communications Consultant
Team Building – MASA Style

Noon                   Networking Lunch

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM          Breakout Sessions

Employee Vaccination Records – Colleen Ramirez, RN, CASC,Bone and Joint Surgery Center of Novi
What you Need to Know About Mandatory Covid-19 Vaccines – Brett Miller, Shareholder, Butzel Long

Billing and Coding Breakout Round Table
Send your problem issues ahead so we can start trouble-shooting answers before the meeting.
• Recap of new 2022 CPT codes relating to ASC cases
• Review available CMS ASC final rule including ASC allowed list and in-patient only list including codes removed and codes returned
• MI No-Fault Auto Law and expected ASC reimbursement
• Turning Point authorization issues
• Payer denial issues – Any problem payers?
• Misc coding questions

Using Technology to Enhance Patient, Physician, and Vendor Communications – Robert Marinich, Senior VP of Sales at HST

Materials Management:
Product sourcing options for all of the alternatives and back order processing – Vizient/Provista and Cardinal

MASA General Membership Meeting – December 6, 2021