EMSAC Calendar
Prev MonthPrev Month Next MonthNext Month
2019 Plains to Peaks RETAC 2nd Annual EMS Financial Symposium
Embassy Suites
7290 Commerce Center Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
Wednesday, October 23, 2019, 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM MDT
Category: Association Wide Event

2019 Plains to Peaks RETAC 2nd Annual EMS Financial Symposium

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 
Embassy Suites 
7290 Commerce Center Drive 
Colorado Springs, CO 80919

Registration Fee: $125

Register Now!

 

This workshop will focus on accurately meeting the requirements for cost reporting to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Highlights include:

  • Working through the Survey Tool
  • Organizational Characteristics
  • Costs
  • Revenues
  • Getting Prepared

Speakers provided by the American Ambulance Association:

Asbel Montes has been a member of the American Ambulance Association (AAA) for eight years and has served on its board of directors; he is currently co-chair of the Payment Reform Steering Committee.

Rebecca Williamson is the Chairman of the American Ambulance Association's Medicare Regulatory Committee and is also a member of the American Ambulance Association Ethics Committee.


Agenda (times approximate and subject to change):

0730-0800 Registration 
0800-0815 Introductions
0815-1000

  • How We Got Here and Where Are We Now?
    • Proposed Rule - Comment Period and First Round of Surveying
  • DORC-Working Through the Survey Tool 
    • Demographics
    • Operations
    • Revenues
    • Costs
  • Organizational Characteristics
    • Service Areas
    • Emergency Response Times
    • Service Volume
    • Service Mixes

1000-1030 Break 
1030-1200

  • Costs
    • Labor
    • Facilities
    • Vehicles
    • Insurance, Maintenance, Utilities and Taxes

1200-1245 Lunch 
1245-1500

  • Costs Continued
    • Equipment and Supplies
    • Non-medical Equipment and Supplies
    • Other Costs
  • Revenues
    • Insurers
    • Contracts
    • Membership Fees
    • Charitable Donations
    • Fees for Stand by Events

1500-1530 Break 
1530-1700

  • Revenues Continued
    • Investments
    • Local Taxes
    • Enterprise Funds and Utility Rates
    • Sale of Assets and Services
    • Bond and Debt Financing
    • Grants
    • Earmarks
    • Other

Moving Forward - Timing and What to do to Prepare 
How Does this relate to the Supplemental Reimbursement Program?


Register Now!

Lodging

Embassy Suites online registration:
https://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/C/COSCCES-XPP-20191022/index.jhtml
$109/night double occupancy

Western Slope Options: 
Contact NW RETAC Coordinator Addy Marantino [email protected]
970 987 1043


Conference Provided in Collaboration with the following:

  • Mile-High RETAC
  • National EMS Safety Summit 
  • Emergency Medical Services Association of Colorado
  • NW RETAC

Contact: Kim Schallenberger [email protected]