103rd Annual Convention.

The 103rd Annual Convention will be at the Hilton Garden Inn, Fargo from April 24-26, 2015. Friday, 24th, BC/BS Coding Lunch & Learn, Annual Business Meeting, Evening in Downtown Fargo, Saturday, April 25th, Breakfast followed by Continuing Education with Dr. Jason Brown on Accelerated Rehabilitation, Annual Banquet with Keynote Speaker, Shilo Harris. Sunday, April 26th,  Breakfast followed by Continuing Education with Dr. Jason Brown. 

Dr. Al Hager, Director of Chiropractic Services. This two hour seminar will help attendees understand the billing and coding process for submitting chiropractic claims to Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota. Participants will be instructed on common codes used in a chiropractic practice and how to submit a claim for reimbursement . There will be discussion on the origins of the chiropractic manipulation treatment codes and how to bill the CMT codes with other services such as evaluation management and physical medicine and rehabilitation services. This seminar will cover common CPT ® coding with ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding in support of services provided in a chiropractic clinic.
This lunch and learn will cover common billing errors and appropriate documentation requirements needed to support chiropractic claims with discuss on audits and how to prepare for and respond to BCBSND audits.
Attendees should include providers and office billing staff.

Dr. Jason Brown then graduated Magna Cum Laude from New York Chiropractic College where he earned his Doctorate in Chiropractic (D.C.) and was inducted into the Phi Chi Omega Honor Society. His clinical training was done in Seneca Falls, New York at the Seneca Falls Health Center and Saint Joseph's Neighborhood Center in Rochester, NY. In addition to working at Brown Integrated Chiropractic, Dr. Brown practices in Clifton Park, NY. He has previously served as adjunct faculty teaching Neurology, Pathology, and Myology & Kinesiology courses. Dr. Brown is an active member of the American Chiropractic Association (ACA) and New York State Chiropractic Association (NYSCA), serving on the Board of Directors and as the President for NYSC District 10. He also serves on the NYSCA Workers' Compensation Task Force. He served as the chiropractor for the Albany Patroons (CBA Basketball League) from 2007-2009. Dr. Brown was accepted as a full-member of the International Society of Clinical Rehab Specialists, a multi-disciplinary organization of highly trained specialists focused on evidenced based treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. 

 Shilo is a Army Veteran and a motivational speaker, sharing his story with groups around the country, raising awareness for PTSD and serving as an inspiration to fellow soldiers. Shilo Harris has a wonderful chiropractic story after being injured in an explosion in Iraq.




103rd Annual Convention
       April 24 - 26, 2015
       Hilton Garden Inn
       Fargo, ND