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ACS 2024 Biennial Convention - The Hotel Captain Cook


Credit Opportunities: 8 Clinical Documentation & Coding, 8 Ethics & Boundaries, 32 Xray/Radiology, 32 General Credit - In Person, 32 CCA CTA Program, 32 CPR/BLS, 28 CCSP


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Credit Category Breakdown: 

8 Possible Clinical Documentation & Coding Credits

  • (2) SECRETS OF CHIROPRACTIC DOCUMENTATION - E. Gwilliam, DC- Thursday AM - Quadrant Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 03:50 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
       
  • (2) BULLETT PROOF DOCUMENTATION/Surviving an Audit - E Gwilliam, DC - Friday AM -
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
       
  • (2) DOCUMENTATION OF DAILY VISITS - E Gwilliam, DC - Friday PM -
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 03:10 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
       
  • (4) KEEP THE MEDICARE ERROR RATE LOW IN YOUR STATE/ Documenting & Coding - E Gwilliam, DC - Sunday PM - General Session - Ballroom
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP

8 Possible Ethics & Boundaries Credits

  • (2) ETHICS OF CHIROPRACTIC CASE STUDIES - K. Hudson - Thursday AM - Quadrant Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 03:10 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Kristi Hudson CPCO
       
  • (2) ETHICS OF SOCIAL MEDIA - Lori Holt, RN - Friday AM -
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Lori Holt RN-BC
       
  • (2) ETHICAL BOUNDARIES - Lori Holt, RN - Friday PM -
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 03:50 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Lori Holt RN - BC
       
  • (2) ETHICS & RISK MANAGEMENT - Lori Holt, RN - Saturday AM -
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Lori Holt RN - BC

(32) Possible Xray/Radiology Credits

  • (4) RADIOLOGY OF THE SPINE - Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR - Thursday AM - Endeavor Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Beverly L. Harger DC , DACBR
       
  • (4) RADIOLOGY - Mario Fucinari, DC - Thursday PM
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT) - Endeavor Room
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT) - Whitby Room
    • Speaker(s): Mario Fucinari, DC 
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  • (4) RADIOLOGY - ELBOW & WRIST IMAGING - Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR - Friday AM - Endeavor Room
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Beverly L. Harger DC , DACB
       
  • (4) RADIOLOGY - CBP X-Ray Analysis - Jason Jaeger, DC 
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT) - Whitby Room
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT) - Endeavor Room
    • Speaker(s): Jason Jaeger DC, fcBP
       
  • (4) RADIOLOGY - CORRELATED KNEE IMAGING - Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR - Saturday AM - Endeavor Room
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Beverly L. Harger DC , DACBR
       
  • (4) RADIOLOGY PELVIS & HIP - - Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR - Sunday AM -
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Beverly L. Harger DC , DACBR
       
  • (4) RADIOLOGY - CBP X-Ray Analysis - Jason Jaeger, DC- Sunday PM -
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Jason Jaeger DC, fcBP

(32) Possible CPR/BLS Program Credits

  • (4) CPR/AED/First Aid -Frontier Safety & Supply - Thursday AM - Easter Island Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Location: Easter Island
  • (4) CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply- Thursday AM - Resolution Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT) 
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)         
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Jon Hunt

(32) Possible CCA CTA Program Credits

  • (4) GAME CHANGERS: Best Practices Most Common Extremity Complaints - Tim Bertlesman, D.C. - Thursday AM - Ballroom General Session
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Tim Bertelsman DC, CCSP, FACO
       
  • (4) CA/CCCA/STAFF - NAVIGATING THE REVENUE CYCLE SYSTEM - Brandy Brimhall CPC, CPCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA -Thursday AM - Quarterdeck Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Brandy Brimhall CPC, CPCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA, Certified Credentialing Specialist
       
  • (4) CPR/AED/First Aid -Frontier Safety & Supply - Thursday AM - Easter Island Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
       
  • (2) ETHICS OF CHIROPRACTIC CASE STUDIES - K. Hudson - Thursday AM - Quadrant Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 03:10 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Kristi Hudson CPCO
       
  • (4) RADIOLOGY JEOPARDY - Mario Fucinari, DC  - Thursday PM - Endeavor Room
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Mario Fucinari, DC 
  • (4) CA/CCCA/STAFF TRAINING - Tiffany Stevens - Friday AM - Adventure Room
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Tiffany Stevens ED, CTA, CXT
       
  • (2) CA/CCCA/STAFF - USING TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES - Kristi Hudson, CPCO - Saturday AM - Quadrant Room
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Kristi Hudson CPCO
       
  • (2) CA/CCCA/STAFF - LEAD, FOLLOW, OR GET OUT OF THE WAY - Heather Simmons - Saturday AM - Quadrant Room
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Heather Simmons Network Specialist
       
  • (4) CA/CCCA/STAFF - FEDERAL COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS & IMPLEMENTATION - Ty Talcott, DC - Saturday AM - Adventure Room
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Ty Talcott
       
  • (4) CA/CCCA/STAFF - The Happiness Centered Business - Barbara Eaton, DC - Saturday PM - Adventure
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Barbara Eaton DC
       
  • (4) CA/CCCA/STAFF - COLLECTIONS & COMMUNICATIONS -Greg Gillquist - Sunday AM - Adventure Room
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Greg R Gillquist
       
  • (4) CA/CCCA/STAFF - AIDING IN THE TREATMENT OF SPORTS INJURIES - Alan Sokoloff, DC - Sunday PM - Adventure Room
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Alan K. Sokoloff DACBSP

(28) Possible CCSP Credits

  • (4) GAME CHANGERS: Best Practices Most Common Extremity Complaints - Tim Bertlesman, D.C. - Thursday AM - Ballroom General Session
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Tim Bertelsman DC, CCSP, FACO 
       
  • (4) GAME CHANGERS: Best Practices Most Common Extremity Complaints - Tim Bertlesman, D.C. - Thursday PM - Ballroom General Session
    • Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Tim Bertelsman DC, CCSP, FACO  
  • (4) RESOLIVNG PERIPHERAL NERVE ENTRAPMENTS - Hands on Training - Tim Bertlesman, D.C. - Friday PM - Endeavor Room
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Tim Bertelsman DC, CCSP, FACO 
  • (4) ADJUSTING WITH THE BRAIN IN MIND - Hands On -Mike Powell, DC - Friday PM - Quadrant Room   
    • Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Mike Powell DC, DACNB 
  • (4) BRAIN BASED CARE FOR ALL YOUR PATIENTS Pt. 1- Mike Powell, DC, DACNB - Saturday AM - General Session – Ballroom
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Mike Powell DC, DACNB
  • (4) BRAIN-BASED CARE FOR ALL YOUR PATIENTS Pt. 2 - Mike Powell, DC, DACNB - Saturday PM - General Session -Ballroom
    • Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Dr. Mike Powell DC, DACNB 
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  • (4) WHAT YOU SAY CAN HURT YOU: Risk Management in Sports Medicine/Successful Ethical Integration of Chiropractic in Sports Medicine - Alan Sokoloff, DC - Sunday AM - General Session - Ballroom
    • Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
    • Speaker(s): Alan K. Sokoloff DACBSP 

Handouts

Faculty

Anish Bajaj, DC's Profile

Anish Bajaj, DC Related Seminars and Products

Foot Levelers


Dr. Bajaj has been in practice in New York City since 2001 with a focus on integrating chiropractic perspectives into complete health strategies and a focus on sacro-occipital-technique, custom orthopedics, extremity adjusting, electro-therapeutics and cold laser applications. He currently owns and operates Bajaj Chiropactic in New York City and Well Rooted Health in Westfield, NJ. He serves on the Executive Board of the New York Chiropractic Council as Vice President Elect and was the recipient of the 2022 Chiropractor of the Year Award.


Dr. Tim Bertelsman, DC, CCSP, FACO's Profile

Dr. Tim Bertelsman, DC, CCSP, FACO Related Seminars and Products

Chiropractic Physician

CHIROUP - PREMIER REHAB


Dr. Tim Bertelsman graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic with honors and has been practicing in Belleville, IL since 1992. He is a board-certified Chiropractic Sports Physician and a Diplomate of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists. He is a post-graduate instructor for the University of Bridgeport Orthopedic Diplomate program and is a member of the NCMIC Speakers’ Bureau. He was selected as the Illinois Chiropractic Society Chiropractor of the Year in 2019. He has served in various leadership positions within the Illinois Chiropractic Society, including President of the executive board. Dr. Bertelsman is Co-founder of the online clinical and business resource ChiroUp.com.

Full CV


Brandy Brimhall, CPC, CPCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA, Certified Credentialing Specialist's Profile

Brandy Brimhall, CPC, CPCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA, Certified Credentialing Specialist Related Seminars and Products

Infinedi


Brandy has served chiropractic and multi-discipline practices since 1999.
She has received professional certification from the AAPC as a Certified Professional Coder, a Certified Professional Compliance Officer, a Certified Professional Medical Auditor, and a Certified Credentialing Specialist; from the Practice Management Institute (PMI) as a Certified Medical Compliance Officer; and from the ChiroCode Institute as a ChiroCode Certified Chiropractic Professional Coder.

She has routinely been featured in a number of publications as well as speaks at seminars and webinars across the country.  Brandy provides training and education as well as assists practice with coding/collections/compliance/credentialing and revenue cycle systems management as the Founder and Director of Business Development at Rapid Credentialing and Chief Operating Officer of Practisync.


Jennifer Brocker, DC, DICCP's Profile

Jennifer Brocker, DC, DICCP Related Seminars and Products

NCMIC


Jennifer Brocker is a 2007 Cum Laude graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA. In 2012, Dr. Brocker became board-certified as a Diplomate in Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics having completed the required 3-year postgraduate course of study. Dr. Brocker is a Board Certified Pediatric Chiropractor and is President – ACA Pediatrics Council.

Additionally, she completed the 80-hour workshop series in Dynamic Body Balancing with Dr. Carol Philips.  She has felt a deep passion to help and serve other people for most of her life. From a young age, she developed a deep respect and curiosity for health care because she grew up under the chiropractic care of her mom, Dr. Patricia Petrie. She believes a comprehensive approach to health care is in the best interest of the patient, and it is her duty as a chiropractor to work with other health care professionals to provide patients with the best and most complete care possible.

Dr. Jenny uses her experience as a mother and her knowledge as a chiropractor to help make pregnancy a time of joy and celebration, leading to a positive birth experience. With 3 children of her own, Dr. Jenny finds so much delight in working with children. They are a constant source of wonder and laughter, and she loves helping them thrive.

When she’s not in the office, Dr. Jenny enjoys camping, knitting, baking and anything that involves her husband Isaac, and their three children – Avari, Dean, and Amity.

 

Full CV


Dr. Barbara Eaton, DC's Profile

Dr. Barbara Eaton, DC Related Seminars and Products

Coach EXTRAordinaire


Meet Dr. Barbara Eaton, a powerhouse in the chiropractic industry who is not only a highly sought-after keynote speaker and transformational coach but also a Jesus follower, wife, mom, grammie, and ruggedly tough Alaskan.


Her entrepreneurial journey began at the young age of 29 when she opened her own practice in Michigan. Within just 89 days of opening, she went from 0 to a staggering 180 office visits per week. Her tremendous success led to an invitation by her coach to begin mentoring and coaching other chiropractors to achieve explosive and thriving businesses. Success came with a price. Dr. Barbara Eaton worked tirelessly, pushing herself to the limit on her path to success. The pace and sacrifices took their toll. In 2016, her business and marriage were crumbling, and life was dark and painful.

She doubled down on her well-being, starting with a shift in mindset. Within three years, she hit a remarkable milestone by earning $1.2
million in a single year! Inspired by this insight, Dr. Barbara Eaton created her award-winning 56-Day Chiropractic Boot Camp to Double Your Business. She also founded The Women’s Chiropractic Leadership Summit and became the first and only female featured as the ICA Practice Success Academy coach. Thanks to her incredible impact and inspiring leadership, Dr. Barbara Eaton was honored as the 2019 Chiropractor of the year by Sherman College of Chiropractic.


Known for her exceptional ability to ignite exponential growth, Dr. Barbara Eaton is fueled by her contagious energy and unwavering dedication to helping entrepreneurs understand the power of their mind in creating their reality. Dr Eaton has shared the stage with renowned entrepreneurs such as Brian Tracy, Grant Cardone, Mike Michalowicz, Garrett Gunderson, and Trina Felber.


Mario Fucinari, DC, CPCO, CPPM, CIC's Profile

Mario Fucinari, DC, CPCO, CPPM, CIC Related Seminars and Products

CHUSA


Mario Fucinari DC, CPCO, CPPM, CIC

 

 

Dr. Fucinari led a highly successful practice in Decatur, Illinois for 35 years.  He graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport in 1986.  Dr. Fucinari has been on the adjunct faculty of Palmer College and Logan College instructing on courses on X-ray Positioning, X-ray Physics, Documentation, and Compliance.  Dr. Fucinari is a member of the Carrier Advisory Committee for Medicare, a Certified Professional Compliance Officer (CPCO), a Certified Physician Practice Manager, and a Certified Insurance Consultant.  He is the author of several books on matters such as compliance, HIPAA, ICD-10 coding, and E/M Guidelines.  He has been presenting Continuing Education Classes for over twenty-seven years and is a nationwide speaker for several organizations.  Dr. Mario is sponsored by ChiroHelathUSA


Greg R Gillquist's Profile

Greg R Gillquist Related Seminars and Products

Cornerstone Credit Services


 

Mr. Gillquist has been in the collection industry for thirty-seven years, beginning in 1987 as a collector, where he received training and firsthand knowledge of collection procedures. Within two years, he was promoted to District Marketing Manager, where he was responsible for designing and implementing the marketing strategy for that agency. Mr. Gillquist has attended American Collector’s Association seminars on sales and management. He is currently responsible for the marketing department at Cornerstone Credit Services, where he oversees marketing of new businesses, sales and customer service training, client retention, and the day-to-day functioning of client services. Mr. Gillquist assists businesses in analyzing and streamlining their current collection procedures, helping them to identify where losses occur, and prevent or control them where possible. In addition, he offers collection seminars and business communication seminars to help businesses’ staff become more knowledgeable and comfortable collecting their accounts receivable.

 

Mr. Gillquist is married and has five children and four grandchildren. He enjoys time with friends, family, and co-workers, and can frequently be found serving vanilla lattes and grilling brisket on his Traeger for guests. Little known fact: Mr. Gillquist has a passion for music that led him to join his brother, Peter, many years ago on the stage at the Performing Arts Center as the opening act for an alternative rock band, Jars of Clay, who came to Alaska in 1995. He continued his musical endeavors while his brother was still living in Alaska, and the two of them would visit clients each December, guitar in tow, and sing Christmas carols.

 

Mr. Gillquist’s connection to the Alaska Chiropractors began in the late 80s, when he attended the Alaska Chiropractic Society convention for many years. Since that time, he has attended almost all of them, finding them a valuable way of gaining more insight into the demands of running a successful chiropractic practice and figuring out ways to help meet those needs as a vendor.


Evan M. Gwilliam, DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP's Profile

Evan M. Gwilliam, DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP Related Seminars and Products

CHUSA


Dr. Gwilliam, Clinical Director for PayDC Chiropractic Software, graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic as Valedictorian and is a Certified Professional Coding and ICD-10 Instructor, Medical Compliance Specialist, and Certified Professional Medical Auditor. Because he is also a clinician with a Bachelor’s degree in accounting and a Master’s of Business Administration he is a sought-after seminar speaker. He provides expert witness testimony, medical record audits, consulting, and online courses for health care providers and has authored and contributed to reference books and articles for multiple publications.

Full CV


Beverly L. Harger, DC , DACBR's Profile

Beverly L. Harger, DC , DACBR Related Seminars and Products

NCMIC


Dr. Beverly Harger is a chiropractic radiologist with more than 26 years of clinical experience. In 1992, she completed her radiology residency at University of Western States (formerly WSCC) and attained her diplomate status from the American Chiropractic Board of Radiology (ACBR). Her influential mentors were Dr. Appa Anderson (the first chiropractic radiologist and who started the radiology resident program at UWS – formerly WSCC) and Dr. Cynthia Peterson, Harger’s residency director.

She is the director of the MS in diagnostic imaging (MS-DI) as well as the clinical radiologist for the University of Western States. She believes that the radiologist is an integral part of the patient’s healthcare team and, therefore, should have direct communication with the doctor. In addition to her role as radiologist, she enjoys teaching post-graduate courses on imaging. As director of the residency in diagnostic imaging she is directly involved in training the next generation of chiropractic radiologists. When she is not in the proverbial dark room of the radiologist, she enjoys most outdoor activities except weeding.

Full CV


Lori Holt, RN - BC's Profile

Lori Holt, RN - BC Related Seminars and Products

Speaker

NCMIC


After attending Lori Holt's program, doctors will be armed with all the information they need to tackle timely topics. Ms. Holt engages the audience with the real-life practical issues that confront Doctor of Chiropractic.

Before joining NCMIC in 2012, Lori worked as a nurse for 30 years. Her extensive nursing background in cardiology has provided her with a wealth of knowledge and expertise. Among other things, she has significant experience making rounds in the hospital with cardiologists and performing cardiac triage in the emergency room and in-house prior to the physician’s exam.

In addition, Lori has worked as an emergency room nurse manager, and she and her husband previously owned a business where they taught employees at industrial companies’ basic life support and emergency care techniques.

This combined background enables Lori to share hands-on tips and guidance with DCs as they face the ever-changing world of healthcare.


Kristi Hudson, CPCO's Profile

Kristi Hudson, CPCO Related Seminars and Products

CHUSA


Kristi Hudson is a certified professional compliance officer (CPCO) and VP of Business Relationships for ChiroHealthUSA, where she has helped educate DCs and CAs on establishing simple and compliant financial policies. She also serves as the Vice Chair of the Chiropractic Future Strategic Plan and board member for ChiroCongress Cares. You can contact Kristi at Kristi@chirohealthusa.com, or you can visit ChiroHealthUSA at www.chirohealthusa.com.

Full CV


Jon Hunt's Profile

Jon Hunt Related Seminars and Products

Licensed First Responder

Frontier Safety and Supply


Jon Hunt, an avid hunter and fisherman, is an Alaska resident and licensed Wilderness First Responder. He is the owner of Frontier Safety and Supply, which offers training in Wilderness first aid, CPR/AED, and standard first aid. 

The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. 


Jason Jaeger, DC, fcBP's Profile

Jason Jaeger, DC, fcBP Related Seminars and Products

NCMIC


Dr. Jaeger has practiced since 1999 and has been chiropractor in Las Vegas since 2001 where he has brought his passion for health and wellness to the community that he and his family have called home since the late 1940’s.

Dr. Jaeger attended UNLV during his undergraduate program and graduate school at Southern California University of Health Sciences. As class representative and Student American Chiropractic Association Vice President SCUHS chapter, he successfully lobbied in Washington DC for such issues as Medicare and HMO reform.

Dr. Jaeger participated in a rotation through Cal State Northridge’s prestigious Physical Therapy program where he successfully integrated neuro-musculoskelatal therapies on paralysis and stroke victims. He is a Certified Fellow and Instructor in the technique of Chiropractic Biophysics and developer of the Universal Tractioning System.

Dr. Jaeger served as the Southern Nevada Representative to the Nevada Chiropractic Association 2008-2009 where he successfully lobbied for Nevada’s acceptance the PCCRP (Practicing Chiropractors Committee on Radiology Protocols). He has served as the Nevada State Delegate to the ICA (International Chiropractic Association) since 2010. Dr. Jaeger spoke at the 2011 European Chiropractic Union Annual Conference in Zurich on, “Cooperative Methods between Neuro-Surgeons and Chiropractors”.

Dr. Jaeger is licensed to practice Chiropractic in Nevada, Arizona and California and is proud to bring his experience and enthusiasm to the Southern Nevada community. He is a proudly married to his wife Carrie and has two boys, Aden and Sebastian. Dr. Jaeger proudly enjoys an excellent working relationship with many of Southern Nevada’s premier medical surgeons and physicians.


Sarah Kotlerman, BS, DC NTP's Profile

Sarah Kotlerman, BS, DC NTP Related Seminars and Products

Standard Process Inc.


Dr. Sarah Kotlerman is the clinical lead at Averio Health Institute, a regenerative chiropractic institute that specializes in concentrated care programs for patients with severe, chronic, health issues. In the last few years, Averio Health Institute has collaborated with the Australian Spinal Research Foundation in the publication ten cases studies showing how concentrated chiropractic care has the potential to allow the body to regenerate tissues and reverse disease.

Dr. Kotlerman is passionate about the spinal ligament instability (specifically reversing it) and toxicity and how toxicity effect the nervous system and overall case management. Throughout her practice she has repeatedly found these issues to be core to the overall case and ability to help the patient get results.

Dr. Kotlerman is a Washington State Chiropractic Association board member since 2020, and is currently participating with the Washington Chiropractic College team towards building the opportunity for a boutique chiropractic college in Washington state

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Daniel J Murphy, DC, DABCO's Profile

Daniel J Murphy, DC, DABCO Related Seminars and Products

Chiropractic Physician

Nutriwest Pacific


Dr. Murphy graduated magna cum laude from Western States Chiropractic College in 1978. He received his Diplomate in Chiropractic Orthopedics in 1986, and now has more than 40 years of practice experience. 

Dr. Murphy is on the post-graduate faculty of several chiropractic colleges and has taught more than 1,750 post-graduate continuing education seminars around the world on topics including spinal trauma, neuroimmunology, pediatrics, and more. His goal is to offer the chiropractic profession the highest quality in whiplash education and to train doctors in the bulletproof management of personal injury cases with both documentation and treatment. He wants to show the scientific validation of the subluxation and its relationship to structure and function mediated through the nervous system.

Podcast: https://www.chirohustle.com/the-nobel-prize-of-2021-and-chiropractic-with-dr-dan-murphy-dc-chiro-hustle-podcast-525/

 

 


Dr. Mike Powell, DC, DACNB's Profile

Dr. Mike Powell, DC, DACNB Related Seminars and Products

Chiropractic Physician, Adjunct Professor of Neurology

NCMIC


Dr. Powell has presented over 250 professional courses and lectures. These have ranged from webinars to keynote presentations to three day, in depth courses. Most have been multiple day programs on anatomy, physiology, diagnosis, treatment and management of neurological disorders. All of these
programs have focused on teaching a variety of healthcare providers how to apply functional neurology to benefit those they serve.

In 2021-23 Dr. Powell provided either in-person or virtual programs for the Illinois Chiropractic Society, Wyoming Chiropractic Association, Iowa Chiropractic Society, Texas Chiropractic Association, Washington State Chiropractic Association, Tennessee Chiropractic Association, Vermont Chiropractic Association, North Dakota Chiropractic Association, Mississippi Chiropractic Association, West Virginia Chiropractic Society, Ohio State Chiropractic Association, Wisconsin Chiropractic Association, North Carolina Chiropractic Association and South Carolina Chiropractic Association.

Full CV and Testimonials


Heather Simmons, Network Specialist's Profile

Heather Simmons, Network Specialist Related Seminars and Products

ChiroHealthUSA


Since 2012, Heather has worked for ChiroHealthUSA, the network that works for chiropractic. She started her chiropractic journey as the first voice you heard when calling the CHUSA office.  In a few short months, her spunky personality had her travelling to seminars where her passion to help the profession took off.  She is now a Network Specialist helping doctors and their teams with the struggles of setting their discounts and implementing the network successfully.  Her no holds bar approach has been effective in helping thousands of chiropractic teams overcome their biggest challenges while generating the single largest amount of fan mail at the ChiroHealthUSA office. Heather will tell you like it is which will leave you hanging on to her every word.  


Alan K. Sokoloff, DACBSP's Profile

Alan K. Sokoloff, DACBSP Related Seminars and Products

CHUSA/ChinaGel


Dr. Alan K. Sokoloff, or “Dr. Sok”, as his patients refer to him, is the owner/clinic director of the Yalich Clinic Performance and Rehabilitation in Glen Burnie, MD, where he has practiced for over 38 years.

Since 1999, he continues to be one of the team chiropractors for the 2-time World Champion Baltimore Ravens of the NFL.  He is also a medical team member for the Baltimore Orioles Major League Baseball team, as well as the Bowie Baysox (Baltimore Orioles AA Team). Dr. Sok has been a part of the University of Maryland Sports Medical Team since 1991.   He is the immediate past-president of the Professional Football Chiropractic Society. He was a past 2 term president of the Maryland Chiropractic Association.  Dr. Sokoloff did his residency at the Olympic training center in 1997, going on to the Goodwill Games in 1998 and the Pan Am Games in 1999.

Dr. Sok is an active board member of BASH, Baltimore Area Sports Health Initiative, helping to provide healthcare to inner city schools as well as health educational opportunities for Baltimore City students. 

Full CV


Tiffany Stevens, ED, CTA, CXT's Profile

Tiffany Stevens, ED, CTA, CXT Related Seminars and Products

CTA -Chiropractic Therapy Assistant


Tiffany Stevens has worked within the healthcare profession for over 25 years in a variety of capacities throughout her career including management, operations, membership, and marketing for both non-profit and for-profit organizations.  She brings to her presentations a wealth of clinical knowledge, having served and managed several highly successful multi-doctor practices.  She maintains her license as a Chiropractic X-ray Technician and Chiropractic Therapy Assistant (CTA), having played a major role in developing the current CTA certification and distance learning program.  In 2010, she co-authored the textbook Chiropractic Therapy Assistant – A Clinical Resource Guide, which is a nationally-recognized resource for chiropractic paraprofessional. 

Ms. Stevens has extensive association management experience.  Early on in her career, she co-founded the Chiropractic Assistants of Tennessee and served on its Board for a number of years, including the position of President.  She currently leads the TCA as Executive Director, working with the Board of Directors to form goals and strategies shaping the future of chiropractic in Tennessee.  Ms. Stevens directs the government affairs activities of the TCA, including lobbying for the chiropractic profession in TN and our nation’s capital.  Prior to her current position, she served in the roles of Director of Member Services and Executive Vice President.  Combining her dedication to the advancement of the chiropractic profession along with her interest in quality education, she continues to lecture on various components of chiropractic practice and writes articles for local, state and national publications. 


Dr. Ty Talcott's Profile

Dr. Ty Talcott Related Seminars and Products

Dr. Ty the Compliance Guy


Dr. Ty Talcott, CHPSE, CEO of HIPAA Compliance Services / DrTyTheComplianceGuy.com, is dedicated to safeguarding chiropractors from regulatory fines and sanctions. He achieves this through:

  • Tailored pre-recorded and live webinars, as well as in-person events, for 48 state associations and 5 colleges.
  • Empowering practitioners to prevent HIPAA complaints, errors, and cyberattacks.
  • Providing educational strategies for compliance with other necessary regulations like the No Surprises Act, 21st Century Cures, Medicare/OIG, etc., for both doctors and CA’s.
  • Offering a distinctive 'HANDS FREE' product that has positioned the company as a leader in chiropractic compliance program development.

Dr. Talcott's extensive experience uniquely qualifies him for this mission, including:

  • Running one of the highest-grossing chiropractic practices, managing a high patient volume daily of hundreds of patients.
  • Serving as a compliance advisor to the Texas workers’ compensation commission.
  • Chairing two chiropractic hospital departments and contributing to regulatory/compliance policies.
  • Mentoring chiropractors for building successful, enjoyable, and profitable practices.
  • Authoring over 30 managed care and 25 HIPAA articles.

With over 10,000 advised doctors through 250+ webinars and 100+ live events, Dr. Talcott's commitment to protection is evident. His active participation in the annual HIPAA/Cybersecurity symposium in Washington, D.C., provides invaluable insights into enforcement tactics, enabling him to offer real-world protection strategies instead of theoretical assumptions.

Full CV


Cancellation Policy

Program Cancelation and Refund Policy

Attendees may cancel any ACS Seminar for any reason, all refunds will be made according to the following refund schedule:

Cancelation requires a phone call or email to the ACS at

907-903-1350 

or

admin@akchiro.org

  1. Canceling 30-days or more prior to the start date of the seminar will result in a 100% refund.
  2. Canceling between 30 and 14-days prior to the start date of the seminar will result a credit-only. 
  3. Canceling less than 14-days prior to the start date of the seminar will result in a 50% credit-only.
  4. If attendee does not show for a seminar, no refund or credit will be given. If the ACS cancels a seminar, you will be refunded 100%.

If the ACS needs to cancel a seminar, they will, within their best effort, try to cancel in a timely manner. The ACS is not responsible for any incurred travel or accommodation costs.  If a seminar is not organized by the ACS, refunds will be at the discretion of the company. Please contact the organizing entity for their respective cancelation policy.

Hotel & Parking

Hotel

The Hotel Captain Cook offers a multitude of options to meet your room needs. Their over-the-top service and meticulous attention to detail will make you feel at home. The Group Discount Room block rates are available for Deluxe and Junior Suites until 09/16/2024 or until sold out. Be sure to book early for availability.

Group Promo Code is: ACS24

LINK TO BOOK Alaska Chiropractic Society


Parking

Alaska Chiropractic Society promised an update on PARKING at the 2024 ACS Convention!

Discount Parking with Diamond Parking will be handled directly through their link at spothero.com.

Diamond Parking Garage W. 4th AVE Parking ACS 2024 LINK HERE

The ACS 2024 Convention will be held at the Hotel Captain Cook in downtown Anchorage.
Our four-day event will take place from October 3-6, 2024.

  • The garage parking cost is $30 for a 24-hour period, which is a $15 discount from the normal rate. The rate is set up for 24-hour blocks, as that is how Diamond Parking applies the discount.
  • For attendees who don’t need that amount of time, it might be more costly to pay the regular rate for parking on one of their lots. $22.50 DAY + $4.95 convenience fee.
  • Once the attendee has made their reservation at SpotHero, the attendee will be able to access their QR code via the app or use the QR code that is emailed to them.
  • These email passes also have in/out privileges, so the attendee can come and go as they please, during the time of the reservation.
  • Diamond Parking strongly suggests that attendees CREATE an account and DO NOT purchase as a guest.
  • That way, if anything happens, the attendee will always be able to access their purchased pass.
  • It is also advised: DO NOT take pictures of the QR codes OR try to share them.
  • NOTE: They had quite a few people get STUCK IN THE GARAGE from attempting to share QR codes during their last event. 

Diamond Parking Garage W. 4th AVE Parking ACS 2024 LINK HERE

  • Discount Parking with Diamond Parking will be handled directly through them after May 1, 2024.   
  • Diamond Parking Services
    Office (907) 274-1223
    420 K St. | Anchorage, AK 99501

Travel Discounts

Alaska Air

Your Discount Code ECMK545 has been activated and is available for booking.   

To use your Discount Code, go online to alaskaair.com and input the Discount Code when searching for flights. The discount will be applied to any flights meeting the contract parameters. By clicking the “?” next to the discount code box after entering the code you may view a detailed description of the rules. 

You and your guests may also use the Discount Code by calling Alaska Airlines Group Desk; however, a $15.00 per person service fee will apply. 

Please check your contracts for validity dates, rules and restrictions. 


 

Schedule At A Glance

 

Credit Requirements

Alaska Chiropractic Society provides all 32 credit hours for Alaska licensed Chiropractic Physicians at the 2024 ACS Convention.  This includes general credits, radiology credits, ethics credits, documentation credits and CPR.  We also provide 4 days of varied training in both office and clinical tracks for STAFF/CCCA/CAs.  This gives Certified Chiropractic Clinical Assistants the ability to complete requirements to keep their certification current.

State of Alaska Law requires 32 Credit Hours for license renewal every two years ending on even years. Please see Alaska Statutes for further clarification.

https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/Portals/5/pub/ChiropracticStatutes.pdf

It is the responsibility of the Chiropractic Physician and the CCCA to audit their classes and make sure they are selecting classes that meet the requirements for renewal.  Should you have questions, please let us know. 

PLEASE NOTE – It has come to the attention of ACS that some classes taken from other Schools, Conventions, States or Vendors may NOT be eligible for renewal as the entity or Professional taking the class has NOT submitted an application for approval from the Alaska Board of Chiropractic Examiners. Check your CE Provider on the list of CURRENT approved credits.  DON’T BE CAUGHT AT THE END OF THE YEAR WITH NON-APPROVED CREDITS.

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Location

Hotel Captain Cook

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939 W 5th Ave, , Anchorage, Alaska 99501, United States
(907) 276-6000
captaincook.com

Agenda


GAME CHANGERS: Best Practices Most Common Extremity Complaints Pt. 1 - Tim Bertlesman, D.C. - Thursday AM - Ballroom General Session
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Tim Bertelsman DC, CCSP, FACO
Location: Captain Cook Discovery Ballroom
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCA CTA Program, 4 CCSP

Approved for CCSP renewal.

Course Description Dr. Tim Bertelsman will present a practical, 8-hour workshop demonstrating the essential skills for successfully treating the most common sports-related extremity complaints. This workshop will review current “best practices” for evaluating, treating, and directing simple in-office or home-based rehab, including hands-on practice sessions. Attendees will leave this class with greater understanding and confidence about how to manage the most common extremity complaints.

Category: 4 General/CCSP

CA/CCCA/STAFF - NAVIGATING THE REVENUE CYCLE SYSTEM - Brandy Brimhall CPC, CPCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA -Thursday AM - Quarterdeck Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Brandy Brimhall CPC, CPCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA, Certified Credentialing Specialist
Location: Quarterdeck
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCA CTA Program

8 hour on the Revenue Cycle System: 4CE AM /4CE PM

Category: 4 CA/CCCA/STAFF

CPR/AED/First Aid -Frontier Safety & Supply - Thursday AM - Easter Island Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Location: Easter Island
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCA CTA Program

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category:  CPR/General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply- Thursday AM - Resolution Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Resolution Room
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category: 4 CPR/General

RADIOLOGY OF THE SPINE - Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR - Thursday AM - Endeavor Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Beverly L. Harger DC , DACBR
Location: ENDEAVOR
Credit Opportunities: 4 Xray/Radiology

This comprehensive course will provide anatomy tutorials as well as improving the clinician’s radiologic interpretation skills. Clinical cases will be used as a basis to explore when and what diagnostic imaging studies yield the most appropriate outcomes. Knowledge of and the importance of the clinician’s role in clinical imaging decision making with review of the targeted search patterns approach will be discussed.

Category: 4 Radiology General

ETHICS OF CHIROPRACTIC CASE STUDIES - K. Hudson - Thursday AM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Kristi Hudson CPCO
Location: QUADRANT
Credit Opportunities: 2 including 2 CCA CTA Program, 2 Ethics & Boundaries

This presentation deals with business ethics as it directly relates to the chiropractic office. Small business owners are increasingly being held responsible and accountable for their ethical behavior. Practices have learned that the costs of unethical actions can be high, both legally, and from the perspective of the image and reputation of our profession.

Category: 2 Ethics/CCA CTA

SECRETS OF CHIROPRACTIC DOCUMENTATION - E. Gwilliam, DC- Thursday AM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
Location: QUADRANT

Learn the difference between initial (evaluation) and subsequent (treatment) visits. Become familiar with Medicare documentation elements. Become familiar with CPT documentation elements.

Category: 2  Documentation

GAME CHANGERS: Best Practices Most Common Extremity Complaints Pt. 2 - Tim Bertlesman, D.C. - Thursday PM - Ballroom General Session
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Tim Bertelsman DC, CCSP, FACO
Location: Captain Cook Discovery Ballroom
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCSP

Approved for CCSP renewal.

Dr. Tim Bertelsman will present a practical, 8-hour workshop demonstrating the essential skills for successfully treating the most common sports-related extremity complaints. This workshop will review current “best practices” for evaluating, treating, and directing simple in-office or home-based rehab, including hands-on practice sessions. Attendees will leave this class with greater understanding and confidence about how to manage the most common extremity complaints.

Category: 4 General/CCSP

CA/CCCA/STAFF - NAVIGATING THE REVENUE CYCLE - Brandy Brimhall CPC, CPCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA - Thursday PM - Quarterdeck Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Brandy Brimhall CPC, CPCO, CCCPC, CMCO, CPMA, Certified Credentialing Specialist
Location: Quarterdeck
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCA CTA Program

8 hour on the Revenue Cycle System: 4CE AM /4CE PM

Category: 4 CA/CCCA/STAFF

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply- Thursday PM - Easter Island Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Easter Island
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category: 4 CPR/General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply- Thursday PM - Resolution Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Resolution
Credit Opportunities: 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category:  CPR/General

RADIOLOGY Pt. 1 w/ Mario Fucinari, DC - Thursday PM - Endeavor Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Mario Fucinari DC, CPCO, CPPM, CIC
Location: ENDEAVOR
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 Xray/Radiology, 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCA CTA Program

Have you ever dreamed upon being on the show JEOPARDY! In this class, chiropractic (team members) are set into teams to compete in a jeopardy style learning environment, reviewing chiropractic radiographic procedures. Attendees will be able to identify and review radiation physics, x-ray generation, radiographic film storage and handling, applications, automatic processing, artifact analysis, biologic effects of ionizing radiation, monitoring radiation and exposure, fundamentals of digital radiography, patient radiation safety in digital and non-digital radiography, radiation safety for staff, and radiation safety program and positioning. This will be an amazing review for Chiropractic radiology technicians!

Category: 4 Radiology/General/CCA CTA

ETHICS OF CHIROPRACTIC CASE STUDIES - K. Hudson - Thursday PM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 03:10 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Kristi Hudson CPCO
Location: QUADRANT
Credit Opportunities: 2 including 2 CCA CTA Program, 2 Ethics & Boundaries

This presentation deals with business ethics as it directly relates to the chiropractic office. Small business owners are increasingly being held responsible and accountable for their ethical behavior. Practices have learned that the costs of unethical actions can be high, both legally, and from the perspective of the image and reputation of our profession.

Category: 2 Ethics/CCA CTA

SECRETS OF CHIROPRACTIC DOCUMENTATION - E Gwilliam, DC - Thursday PM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 03:50 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
Location: Quadrant Room

Learn the difference between initial (evaluation) and subsequent (treatment) visits. Become familiar with Medicare documentation elements. Become familiar with CPT documentation elements.

Category: 2 Documentation

ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING - Thursday Evening - Quarterdeck Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM (AKDT)
Location: Quarter Deck
WELCOME RECEPTION - Thursday Evening - (No charge - INCLUDED with your registration) - Quarterdeck Room
Date/Time: Thu, Oct 03, 2024 - 07:00 PM to 09:30 PM (AKDT)
Location: Quarter Deck

THE ELECTROMAGNETIC SPECTRUM - Dan Murphy, DC -Friday AM - General Session - Ballroom
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Location: BALLROOM
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

Learn the basics of both visible and invisible “light”; Integrate wavelength, frequency, energy, depth of penetration, ionization, voltage-gated calcium ion channels, and perioxynitrate. To integrate the chiropractic use of mechanical-based care with laser laser photon therapy, nutrition (diet), supplements, and exercise. Develop the relationship between chiropractic care, mitochondria, free radicals, ATP, laser photon therapy, nutrition (diet), supplements, and exercise.

Category: 4 General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Friday AM - Easter Island Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Easter Island
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category: 4 CPR/General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Friday AM - Resolution Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Resolution Room
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category: 4 CPR/General

BULLETT PROOF DOCUMENTATION/Surviving an Audit - E Gwilliam, DC - Friday AM - Voyager Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
Location: Voyager

Topics: • documentation • coding • audits • medicare • establishing medical necessity

Category:  Documentation

ETHICS OF SOCIAL MEDIA - Lori Holt, RN - Friday AM - Voyager Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Lori Holt RN - BC
Location: Voyager

This course will address several areas which the staff face daily in the office setting. It will enlighten the attendees about ethical and unethical practices in relationship building with their patients and other staff members.  The attendee will understand ethical considerations as they relate to proper relationship building and patient confidentiality.

Category: 2 Ethics

RADIOLOGY - ELBOW & WRIST IMAGING - Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR - Friday AM - Endeavor Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Beverly L. Harger DC , DACBR
Location: ENDEAVOR
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 Xray/Radiology, 4 General Credit - In Person

This comprehensive course will provide anatomy tutorials as well as improving the clinician’s radiologic interpretation skills. Clinical cases will be used as a basis to explore when and what diagnostic imaging studies yield the most appropriate outcomes. Knowledge of and the importance of the clinician’s role in clinical imaging decision making with review of the targeted search patterns approach will be discussed.

Category: 4 Radiology/General

TECHNIQUE REVIEW - A. Bajaj, DC - Friday AM - Whitby Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Anish Bajaj DC
Location: Whitby

Technique Review: Using a chiropractor's unique perspective to understand patients’ neurobiology and apply chiropractic techniques to provide complete care.  

Category: 4 General

THE SURPRISING NEUROSCIENCE BEHIND COMMUNICATION... - Barbara Eaton, DC - Friday AM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Barbara Eaton DC
Location: QUADRANT
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

Demonstrate The Primary Neurological Structures Involved In Communication And Deep Understanding ● Provide Overwhelming Evidence That Supports A Pedagogical Approach To Education Versus A Behavioral Approach ● Outline The Vital Components To Communicate In A Neurologically-Friendly Manner

Category: 4 General

CA/CCCA/STAFF TRAINING - Tiffany Stevens - Friday AM - Adventure Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Tiffany Stevens ED, CTA, CXT
Location: ADVENTURE
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCA CTA Program

Chiropractic Therapy Assistant… Advancing a Profession!

In today’s growing health care field, the need for qualified, professional chiropractic assistants is on the rise. Chiropractic Therapy Assistant (CTA) clinical resources provide focused education and training to allow you to meet this demand and excel in your career.

These comprehensive resources are your map to achieve a higher level of professionalism and knowledge in your field. Utilizing various modes of learning, you will learn how to safely and competently aid in providing common, chiropractic clinical procedures and excel in patient relations such as collecting general health history, facilitating therapeutic modalities and monitoring prescribed rehabilitation protocols.

Category: 4 General/CCA CTA

LIFELONG WELLNESS & LONGEVITY STRATEGIES - Dan Murphy, DC - Friday PM - General Session - Ballroom
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Location: BALLROOM
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

Introduce the concept of survival v. longevity proteins, vitamins and minerals as related to micronutrient competition • Learn what nutrients are related and most deficient in modern America • Learn the nutrients that are sufficient in youth but not as we age, and therefore should be supplemented

Category: 4 General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Friday PM - Easter Island Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Easter Island
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category:  CPR/General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Friday PM - Resolution Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Resolution Room
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category: 4 General/CPR

RESOLVING PERIPHERAL NERVE ENTRAPMENTS - Hands On Training - Tim Bertlesman, D.C. - Friday PM - Endeavor Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Tim Bertelsman DC, CCSP, FACO
Location: ENDEAVOR
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCSP

Approved for CCSP renewal.

Course Description This class will cover practical skills for diagnosing and resolving the most common mechanical peripheral nerve entrapments and neuropathies, including potent neurodynamic tests and treatments. This informative and entertaining evidence-based class will review the etiology and presenting symptoms for the most common, yet often overlooked, nerve entrapments. Training will include nerve tension testing and neurodynamic treatments, including nerve release and nerve flossing for the most common radiculopathies and neuropathies. Attendees will leave this class with advanced, effective, real-world skills to become the provider of choice for peripheral pain, numbness, and paresthesia.

Category: 4 General/CCSP

ADJUSTING WITH THE BRAIN IN MIND - Hands On -Mike Powell, DC - Friday PM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Mike Powell DC, DACNB
Location: QUADRANT
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCSP

This course is for any chiropractor who wishes to: o better understand how their adjustments affect the brain o learn new ways to use their existing adjusting techniques o serve patients even more effectively with brain-based adjusting Dr. Powell will make understanding how brain function intersects with your Chiropractic care easy to understand and apply. You will learn techniques that will get patients better faster, allow you to better serve those with challenging conditions and give you new and creative ways to apply Chiropractic adjustments regardless of your preferred techniques. You will see patient video from Dr. Powell’s clinic and participate in hand’s on, interactive learning.

Category: 4 General

DOCUMENTATION OF DAILY VISITS - E Gwilliam, DC - Friday PM - Voyager Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 03:10 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
Location: Voyager

Documenting for treatment (daily) visits -Apply the SOAP concept smoothly while satisfying all the criteria -Understand how to demonstrate progress in daily visits

Category: 2 Documentation

ETHICAL BOUNDARIES - Lori Holt, RN - Friday PM - Voyager Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 03:50 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Lori Holt RN - BC
Location: Voyager

This course will address several areas which the staff face daily in the office setting. It will enlighten the attendees about ethical and unethical practices in relationship building with their patients and other staff members.  The attendee will understand ethical considerations as they relate to proper relationship building and patient confidentiality.

Category: 2 Ethics

RADIOLOGY Pt. 2 w/ Mario Fucinari, DC - Friday PM - Whitby Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Mario Fucinari DC, CPCO, CPPM, CIC
Location: Whitby
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 Xray/Radiology, 4 General Credit - In Person

To equip chiropractic doctors with the knowledge and skills necessary to assess, intervene, and plan treatment for patients based on structural models and evidence-based practices.

Category:  Radiology/General

CA/CCCA/STAFF - Tiffany Stevens - Friday PM - Adventure Room
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Tiffany Stevens ED, CTA, CXT
Location: ADVENTURE
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 CCA CTA Program

Chiropractic Therapy Assistant… Advancing a Profession! In today’s growing health care field, the need for qualified, professional chiropractic assistants is on the rise. Chiropractic Therapy Assistant (CTA) clinical resources provide focused education and training to allow you to meet this demand and excel in your career. These comprehensive resources are your map to achieve a higher level of professionalism and knowledge in your field. Utilizing various modes of learning, you will learn how to safely and competently aid in providing common, chiropractic clinical procedures and excel in patient relations such as collecting general health history, facilitating therapeutic modalities and monitoring prescribed rehabilitation protocols.

Category: 4 CA/CCCA/STAFF

VENDOR RECEPTION - Friday Evening - Ballroom - (No charge - INCLUDED with your registration)
Date/Time: Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM (AKDT)
Location: BALLROOM

BRAIN BASED CARE FOR ALL YOUR PATIENTS Pt. 1- Mike Powell, DC, DACNB - Saturday AM - General Session - Ballroom
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Mike Powell DC, DACNB
Location: Captain Cook Discovery Ballroom
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCSP

The impact chiropractors can make on brain health is profound. This involves cognition, pain, biomechanics, balance and much more. Issues with the brain often promote chronic pain, visceral problems and make recovery from common work and sports injuries difficult. This class will give doctors hand’s on experience with methods they can efficiently use in their practice, right away. Dr. Powell will share the information and techniques that will help doctors better care for wellness patients, those with common conditions and those who have not been able to get much help despite seeing many different providers.

Category: 4 General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Saturday AM - Easter Island Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Location: Easter Island
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking.

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator). They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s. The mannequins have CPR feedback devices. Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs.

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

Category: 4 CPR/General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Saturday AM - Resolution Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Resolution Room
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category:  CPR/General

BULLETT PROOF DOCUMENTATION/Surviving an Audit - E Gwilliam, DC - Saturday AM - Whitby Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
Location: Whitby

Topics: • documentation • coding • audits • medicare • establishing medical necessity

Category: 2 Documentation

CA/CCCA/STAFF - USING TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES - Kristi Hudson, CPCO - Saturday AM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Kristi Hudson CPCO
Location: QUADRANT
Credit Opportunities: 2 including 2 CCA CTA Program

Patient-centered care and patient engagement are the central components of a modern-day chiropractic office. While the concept of “patient engagement” may not be new, what is new is the significant role that technology is having on patient engagement. We are living in a connected and engaged society. The Internet allows us to get what we want on-demand at our fingertips. Patients and consumers have started placing these same expectations on healthcare.

Category: 2 CA/CCCA/STAFF

CA/CCCA/STAFF - LEAD, FOLLOW, OR GET OUT OF THE WAY - Heather Simmons - Saturday AM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Heather Simmons Network Specialist
Location: QUADRANT
Credit Opportunities: 2 including 2 CCA CTA Program

Description: Working in a chiropractic office presents unique challenges that can leave doctors and staff feeling overwhelmed and stretched thin. With high turnover rates adding to the strain, it's essential for the entire team to come together and implement effective strategies to address these challenges head-on. Discover how small adjustments can make a big difference in overcoming obstacles and fostering a positive work environment. Don't miss this opportunity to empower your chiropractic team and set your practice on the path to success.

Category: 2 CA/CCCA/STAFF

ETHICS & RISK MANAGEMENT - Lori Holt, RN - Saturday AM - Whitby Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Lori Holt RN - BC
Location: Whitby

In this course, the doctor will be able to identify potential risks before they occur by identifying, assessing, and using strategies to manage risk in the office setting and providing care for patients. The doctor will be able to identify “red flags” in documentation and how to avoid using those red flags.

Category: 2 Ethics

RADIOLOGY - CORRELATED KNEE IMAGING - Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR - Saturday AM - Endeavor Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Beverly L. Harger DC , DACBR
Location: ENDEAVOR
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 Xray/Radiology, 4 General Credit - In Person

This comprehensive course will provide anatomy tutorials as well as improving the clinician’s radiologic interpretation skills. Clinical cases will be used as a basis to explore when and what diagnostic imaging studies yield the most appropriate outcomes. Knowledge of and the importance of the clinician’s role in clinical imaging decision making with review of the targeted search patterns approach will be discussed.

Category: 4 Radiology/General

PEDIATRICS Management of Common Infant Conditions - Jennifer Brocker, DC, DICCP - Saturday AM - Voyager Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jennifer Brocker DC, DICCP
Location: VOYAGER
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

In this course we will dive into some of the most common presenting conditions of infancy and early childhood. Using clinical case examples and current pediatric evidence, we will discuss the best management protocols for these conditions. We will also spend some time on the unique aspects of documentation for pediatric patients with some specifics on documentation for the conditions presented. Dr. Jenny brings her 15 years of experience in specialized pediatric practice to the presentation, sprinkling in some clinical pearls she has learned along the way. 

Category: 4 General 

CA/CCCA/STAFF - FEDERAL COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS & IMPLEMENTATION - Ty Talcott, DC - Saturday AM - Adventure Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Ty Talcott
Location: ADVENTURE

Invitation video from Dr. Talcott (45 seconds)  https://vimeo.com/734076966/b5f050c9e0

Description: Simplify the implementation and maintenance of an appropriate HIPAA and OIG compliance program, with their extensive lists of required and addressable standards, in the typical chiropractic or multidisciplinary clinic, so that the option exists for the doctor to delegate and/or oversee the majority of this process and/or participate to whatever level desired. Bonus sections presently regard protecting against Ransom ware, 1557 ACA act-who is required to comply and what they have to do.

Category; 4 CA/CCCA/STAFF

BRAIN-BASED CARE FOR ALL YOUR PATIENTS Pt. 2 - Mike Powell, DC, DACNB - Saturday PM - General Session -Ballroom
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Mike Powell DC, DACNB
Location: Captain Cook Discovery Ballroom
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCSP

The impact chiropractors can make on brain health is profound. This involves cognition, pain, biomechanics, balance and much more. Issues with the brain often promote chronic pain, visceral problems and make recovery from common work and sports injuries difficult. This class will give doctors hands-on experience with methods they can efficiently use in their practice, right away. Dr. Powell will share the information and techniques that will help doctors better care for wellness patients, those with common conditions and those who have not been able to get much help despite seeing many different providers.

Category: 4 General 

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Saturday PM - Easter Island Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Easter Island
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category:  CPR/General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Saturday PM - Resolution Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Resolution Room
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class.

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category: 4 CPR/General

ETHICS OF FEDERAL COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS/NO SURPRISES FOR YOUR OFFICE No Surprise ACT/21 Century Cures Act/HIPAA - Ty Talcott, DC - Saturday PM - Endeavor Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Ty Talcott
Location: ENDEAVOR
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

To expand awareness regarding the ever-increasing number of complaints against doctors, by patients and ex-employees, relative to mishandling/theft and cyberattacks (electronic data theft) of patient information and the fines and penalties being exacted, by the Office of Civil Rights and the Department of Justice, relative to HIPAA enforcement. To update regarding what the enforcement agencies are looking for and how they find out if you are in- compliance. To supply information to help simplify the implementation and maintenance of an appropriate HIPAA, OIG and ONC Compliance program, with their extensive lists of required and addressable standards, in the typical chiropractic or multidisciplinary clinic, so that the option exists for the doctor to delegate and/or oversee the majority of this process and/or participate to whatever level desired. Help prepare doctors to avoid being ravaged by Medicare demands to return money paid to them by Medicare in the wake of the OIG report listing chiropractor as the number one profession for Medicare fraud and that 82% of all claims paid to chiropractors should be repaid to the government.

Category: 4 General 

SPINAL REGENERATION with CHIROPRACTIC CARE: Cervical Ligament Instability - Sarah Kotlerman, BS, DC, NTP -Saturday PM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Sarah Kotlerman BS, DC NTP
Location: QUADRANT
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

1. Cervical Spine 2. Anatomy & Neurology 3. Normal versus Abnormal Spine 4. Hidden Challenges - Cervical Ligament Instability

Category: 4 General

PEDIATRIC Documentation - Jennifer Brocker, DC, DICCP - Saturday PM - Voyager Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jennifer Brocker DC, DICCP
Location: VOYAGER
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

In this course we will dive into some of the most common presenting conditions of infancy and early childhood. Using clinical case examples and current pediatric evidence, we will discuss the best management protocols for these conditions. We will also spend some time on the unique aspects of documentation for pediatric patients with some specifics on documentation for the conditions presented. Dr. Jenny brings her 15 years of experience in specialized pediatric practice to the presentation, sprinkling in some clinical pearls she has learned along the way.

Category: 4 General 

RADIOLOGY - CBP X-Ray Analysis - Jason Jaeger, DC - Saturday PM - Whitby Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jason Jaeger DC, fcBP
Location: WHITBY
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 Xray/Radiology, 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCA CTA Program

Have you ever dreamed upon being on the show JEOPARDY! In this class, chiropractic (team members) are set into teams to compete in a jeopardy style learning environment, reviewing chiropractic radiographic procedures. Attendees will be able to identify and review radiation physics, x-ray generation, radiographic film storage and handling, applications, automatic processing, artifact analysis, biologic effects of ionizing radiation, monitoring radiation and exposure, fundamentals of digital radiography, patient radiation safety in digital and non-digital radiography, radiation safety for staff, and radiation safety program and positioning. This will be an amazing review for Chiropractic radiology technicians!

Category: 4 Radiology/General/CCA CTA

CA/CCCA/STAFF - The Happiness Centered Business - Barbara Eaton, DC - Saturday PM - Adventure Room
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Barbara Eaton DC
Location: ADVENTURE

Invest In Your Team…They Matter! This CA Workshop Is More Than Just A Learning Experience; It's A Transformational Journey Designed To Empower CAs, Personally And Professionally. Prepare To Explore, Engage, And Elevate the Practice To New Heights!

Category: 4 CA/CCCA/STAFF

SATURDAY MINGLE - DRINKS & DESSERTS - Saturday Evening - Whale's Tail - (No charge - INCLUDED with your registration)
Date/Time: Sat, Oct 05, 2024 - 07:00 PM to 11:00 PM (AKDT)
Location: WHALE'S TAIL

After dinner social time with your colleagues with libations, sweets and music to kick up your heels with!  One free drink ticket is included and petite desserts to sweeten your pallet.  We hope to see you there!


WHAT YOU SAY CAN HURT YOU: Risk Management in Sports Medicine/Successful Ethical Integration of Chiropractic in Sports Medicine - Alan Sokoloff, DC - Sunday AM - General Session - Ballroom
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Alan K. Sokoloff DACBSP
Location: Captain Cook Discovery Ballroom
Credit Opportunities: 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCSP

This course will give you an ethical path towards introducing chiropractic care into sports, whether it is in the office or on the field.  A step-by-step plan to help you achieve your goals in sports medicine at every level will be discussed and demonstrated to increase your chance to be successful ethically.

Category: 4 General

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Sunday AM - Resolution Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Resolution
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category: 4 CPR/General

ETHICS OF CHIROPRACTIC CASE STUDIES - K. Hudson - Sunday AM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:40 AM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Kristi Hudson CPCO
Location: Quadrant
Credit Opportunities: 2 including 2 CCA CTA Program, 2 Ethics & Boundaries

This presentation deals with business ethics as it directly relates to the chiropractic office. Small business owners are increasingly being held responsible and accountable for their ethical behavior. Practices have learned that the costs of unethical actions can be high, both legally, and from the perspective of the image and reputation of our profession.

Category: 2 Ethics/ CCCA

SECRETS OF CHIROPRACTIC DOCUMENTATION -E. Gwilliam, DC- Sunday AM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 10:20 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
Location: Quadrant

Documentation Overview -Learn the difference between initial (evaluation) and subsequent (treatment) visits -Become familiar with Medicare documentation elements -Become familiar with CPT documentation elements

Category: 2 Documentation

RADIOLOGY PELVIS & HIP - - Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR - Sunday AM - Endeavor Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Beverly L. Harger DC , DACBR
Location: Endeavor
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 Xray/Radiology

This comprehensive course will provide anatomy tutorials as well as improving the clinician’s radiologic interpretation skills. Clinical cases will be used as a basis to explore when and what diagnostic imaging studies yield the most appropriate outcomes. Knowledge of and the importance of the clinician’s role in clinical imaging decision making with review of the targeted search patterns approach will be discussed.

Category: 4 Radiology/General

MASTER YOUR MINDSET - NON-CE - Barbara Eaton, DC - Sunday AM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Dr. Barbara Eaton DC
Location: QUADRANT
CA/CCCA/STAFF - COLLECTIONS & COMMUNICATIONS -Greg Gillquist - Sunday AM - Adventure Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Greg R Gillquist
Location: ADVENTURE
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person, 4 CCA CTA Program

Collection management and effective communication.

Category: 4 General/CCCA

KEEP THE MEDICARE ERROR RATE LOW IN YOUR STATE/ Documenting & Coding - E Gwilliam, DC - Sunday PM - General Session - Ballroom
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Evan M. Gwilliam DC, MBA, BS, CPC, CCPC, QCC, CPC-I, MCS-P, CPMA, CMHP
Location: Captain Cook Discovery Ballroom
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 Clinical Documentation & Coding

Inadequate documentation is the leading cause for audits and negative outcomes when it comes to payer reviews.  But it doesn't have to be that way.  Dr. Evan Gwilliam will show you how to audit records and create notes that can satisfy the stingiest of third-parties.  You will follow along as this certified compliance expert helps you to develop bulletproof clinical documentation, achieve increased practice protection, minimize claim rejection, and maximize reimbursement.  This is a class you will not want to miss!

 

Category: 4 Documentation

CPR/AED/First Aid - Frontier Safety & Supply - Sunday PM - Resolution Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jon Hunt
Location: Resolution
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

"The program is designed to help students gain confidence in the identification and treatment of a Stroke, Heart Attack, and Cardiac Arrest, Naloxone administration, and choking. 

Students will leave class intimately familiar with the current science of cardiac resuscitation, and how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).  They use only the best training mannequins with feedback sensors and a variety of AED’s.  The mannequins have CPR feedback devices.  Frontier Safety and Supply utilize numerous live and trainer AED's for their programs. 

Students learn to respond to emergencies for infants, children, and adults. Jon Hunt and the dynamic instructors with Frontier Safety and Supply are highly experienced, professional, and will keep you engaged and fully trained. These are considered General Credits towards license renewal.  A CPR & BLS certificate will be awarded at the completion of the 4 hour class."

Category: 4 CPR/General

RADIOLOGY - CBP X-Ray Analysis - Jason Jaeger, DC- Sunday PM - Endeavor Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Jason Jaeger DC, fcBP
Location: Endeavor
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 Xray/Radiology

To equip chiropractic doctors with the knowledge and skills necessary to assess, intervene, and plan treatment for patients based on structural models and evidence-based practices.

Category: 4 Radiology/General

SPINAL REGENERATION with CHIROPRACTIC CARE: Toxicity - Sarah Kotlerman, BS, DC, NTP - Sunday PM - Quadrant Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Sarah Kotlerman BS, DC NTP
Location: QUADRANT
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

1. Heavy Metals 2. Environmental Toxins 3. Mycotoxin

Category: 4 General

CA/CCCA/STAFF - AIDING IN THE TREATMENT OF SPORTS INJURIES - Alan Sokoloff, DC - Sunday PM - Adventure Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Alan K. Sokoloff DACBSP
Location: ADVENTURE
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 CCA CTA Program

Your chiropractic assistant will be a stronger asset with a stronger background in sports related injuries. We will review injuries that are bother gender and age related. We will go through the terms that will make them more familiar and discuss contributory factors in each case. From head to toe, we will discuss the most common ones and the importance of knowing the mechanism of injury. As a Chiropractic Assistant, you will be a stronger asset with a stronger background in sports-related injuries.  This course will review injuries that are both gender and age related.  We will go through the terms that will make them more familiar and discuss contributory factors in each case.  From head to toe, we will discuss the most common ones and the importance of knowing the mechanism of injury.

Category: 4 CA/CCCA/STAFF

SLEEP, COGNITION & INTELLIGENCE - A. Bajaj, DC - Sunday PM - Voyager Room
Date/Time: Sun, Oct 06, 2024 - 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (AKDT)
Speaker(s): Anish Bajaj DC
Location: Voyager
Credit Opportunities: 4 including 4 General Credit - In Person

RELATING TO THE SPINE BEYOND PAIN: Understanding the interdependence of physical and cognitive functions through a posture-based perspective.

Category: 4 General