May 19-22, 2013
Omni Shoreham Hotel - Washington, DC
ACEP has some excellent featured speakers at this year’s Leadership and Advocacy Conference.
Read bios and find out more about these speakers.
Washington ACEP News
Congratulations to Dr. Schlicher and the rest of the WA State Chapter (Feb. 1, 2013)
Watch as WA-ACEP Board Member Sen. Nathan Schlicher, MD, JD discusses how implementing emergency room best practices reduces the state Medicaid costs with KING 5. Watch the video
Implementing Best Practices Improves Emergency Care, Reduces Washington's Medicaid Costs (Jan. 24, 2013)
A new report on a collaborative effort of hospitals and physicians to reduce emergency visits and coordinate patient care also has good news for the Washington State budget. Preliminary data from the first 6 months of the initiative suggest the state is saving more than 10 percent in Medicaid fee-for-service emergency care costs.