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    ASCRS hits ‘La La Land’ for 2017 annual meeting

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    ASOA annual meeting

    Administrators and staff who attend the ASOA meeting will be able to choose from more than 150 hours of presentations and educational courses in topics that include MACRA and MIPS, coding, reimbursement, human resources, information technology, marketing, and business operations.

    Here are some highlights (some activities require separate registration):

    •  Opening General Session: Achieving Peak Performance: The keynote address in this 8 to 10 a.m. session will be given by Dan Thurmon, an author, entrepreneur, workplace performance expert, fitness advocate, acrobat, unicyclist, and drummer. His address will focus on breaking the office culture out of the comfortable “box” of complacency. Thurmon reportedly uses gravity-defying feats as visual aids to help deliver his message.
    •  Practice Management Bootcamp, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday. Learn the basics of ophthalmic practice management in core areas, including chart documentation and audits, quality measures and government regulations, financial management, working with technicians, risk management, meeting today’s challenges, and flow and efficiency to improve practice performance.
    •  COE Review: Parts 1 and 2, Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday, 1 to 6 p.m. Learn about the six COE exam domains.
    •  The Ritz-Carlton Leadership Center: Excellence in The Patient Experience and Memorable Customer Service, Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Learn how to develop a patient-centric culture and gain insight into key processes including onboarding, and employee and patient empowerment.
    •  Dale Carnegie Training: Building a Culture of Engagement--Achieving and Retaining Success, Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This session is recommended for employees at all levels who seek to maximize their performance, become stronger leaders, and add more value to the organization.
    •  The annual ASOA celebration will be held Sunday from 8 p.m. to midnight at Exchange LA, 618 S. Spring St., Los Angeles.

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