SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Saturday, July 30th, 2022
 

"Gonioscopy Lab"
Marcus Gonzales, OD, FAAO

3:00pm
1hr TPA/DPA

LIMITED SEATING (50): Gonioscopy is likely the most underutilized tool in eye care. Experts in glaucoma will make this standard of care test easy to understand and provide hands-on training to make you an expert too.

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"Dry Eye Lab"

Peter Pham, MD

4:00pm
1hr TPA/DPA

LIMITED SEATING (50): Dry eye ideas are everywhere but they often ignore the key concept of most dry eye problems. Come learn why the drainage system must be open and the lids and glands must be clean – and simple ways to make sure they are.

"PCS Unplugged"
Joe DeLoach, OD, FAAO
Peter J. Cass, OD

5:00pm
1hr General

The highly popular, informal “ask anything you want” session is back. Bring your questions on compliance, coding and the law and learn the facts from the PCS experts.

Sunday, July 31st, 2022
 

Continental Breakfast

7:00am

"Analyzing OCT Data"
Marcus Gonzales, OD, FAAO

8:00am
1hr TPA/DPA

Although an essential tool in glaucoma and retina care, OCT data is often misunderstood and over-analyzed. An expert in our field will present where the data comes from and how to make sure your data is valid. Examples of good and bad applications of OCT data will be presented.

"Landmines"
Joe DeLoach, OD, FAAO

9:15am
1hr TPA/DPA

Being a doctor these days is just complicated – and the burdensome laws are full of landmines. This presentation will focus on avoiding the most common legal issues that can create havoc on your reputation and finances.

Visit with Vendors

10:15am

"Making Specialty Contact Lens Billing Work"
Clarke Newman, OD, FAAO, FBCLA, FSLS, FNAP

11:00am
1hr TPA/DPA

It’s all over the blogs – how can I obtain reasonable reimbursement for specialty lenses with low vision plan fees and limitations with medical payers? Let a national authority show you how to make this needed service work for your patient AND your pocketbook.

Boxed Lunch

12:00pm

Courtesy of Elevate Digital Optics, Horizon Therapeutics,  and Weave

"Incorporating Myopia Management in Your Practice"
Eric Hammond, OD

1:15pm
1hr TPA/DPA

Truly a hot topic in optometric care these days – but what really works and how do you make that work for your practice and bottom line. A national expert on the topic will discuss the common tools, office and staff preparation/participation and reimbursement structures to make this work for you.

Visit with Vendors

2:15pm

"Leading Your Team"
Bj Avery

3:00pm
1hr General

High turnover, low staff morale, practice just not going the way it should? Leadership starts at the top! Let a national leadership trainer who has evaluated almost 1,000 optometric practices show you why and how you and your management team must set the example for everything that happens in your practice.

"Critical Customer Service Skills"
Peter J. Cass, OD

4:00pm
1hr General

In the past, people chose which companies they did business with based on price, the product or service offered, but today the overall experience is often the driver. A national expert will discuss key skills that you and your team must have to set yourself apart and provide exceptional customer service.

OPTOMETRIST BONUS: Every optometrist attendee will receive a voucher for a FREE webinar on the required Opioid Course and the Professional Responsibility Course (Ethics) – dates TBD
Compliments of PCS and University of Houston College of Optometry

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