“Anchored to Our Values”
September 21-23, West Palm Beach Fl
9am-10 am: Open forum and new updates
10am-11 am: Guest Speaker Sheryl Flynn
Blue Marble: Virtual PR Platform
Zoom Meeting – Saturday, May 15, 2021, 9:00 – 11:00 AM.
CSPR Town Hall Meeting Agenda
9:00-9:15 | Welcome and introduce new CSPR Board members
9:15-10:45 | Open Forum
10:45-11:00 | Guest speaker, Victor Sadauskas, MD, PGY-4 Emergency Medicine Resident, Stanford University presentation on building a virtual PR platform.
Virtual Events have created possibilities. This year Day on the Hill (DOTH) being virtual will allow more members to become involved. The two main priorities to focus on are important to ALL OF US and the services we provide!
The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) website, under ADVOCACY tab, Virtual Day on the Hill, has the following information and resources! Please consider getting involved by contacting California’s two US Senators and the US Representative of your District. Hearing directly from individual’s in the District is very effective!
Cardiac Rehabilitation Infographic
Sustaining Outpatient Services Act: Fiscal Implications (April 2020)
Medicare Payments for Pulmonary Rehab HCPCS Code G0424 & Cardiac Rehabilitation HCPCS Code 93798 by specialty 2012-2016
CR Fact Sheet
PR Fact Sheet
Find your U.S. House Representative
Find your U.S. Senators
Senate Letter to CMS Regarding Section 603
House of Representative Letter to CMS
Video of a Simulated Meeting with Congressional Member and Health Staffer
US Senate Finance Committee, US House Ways & Means Committee, and US House Energy Committees
Zoom meeting Saturday, March 13, 2021, 9:00 – 11:00 AM
Over the past two years there has been a lot of discussion about virtual hybrid rehab as a way to reach more patients. COVID 19 has made outreach to patients even more important. Although the Joint Scientific Paper demonstrates safety and positive clinical outcomes, it's always good to hear from those currently delivering this new care model. Please join Chanl Health for a free webinar on Thursday, January 28th at 11:00 CST as they share financial and clinical outcomes from one of our own, Mike McNamera, FAACVPR, Montana Department of Health.
Each September, join with those who have been impacted by pulmonary fibrosis worldwide to unite for Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month. This program is happening in your city! In support of #BlueUp4PF, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is holding programs in various cities with buildings that have changed their evening lighting to blue for this special month.
Show your support for PF Awareness Month by using the hashtags #PFMonth and #BlueUp4PF to share Go Blue buildings on social media. Visit PulmonaryFibrosis.org for more information.
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is hosting live educational webinars for patients and caregivers about scleroderma and its complications, including lung fibrosis. There will be a total of six (6) More Than Scleroderma Educational Webinar Events taking place starting on August 13th, 2020 and ending on September 23, 2020.
At this free webinar, you will:
• Learn about scleroderma
• Hear from a scleroderma patient
• Obtain educational resources and support
Register online or call 855-415-7492.
Lessons In Multidisciplinary Program Development, Business Ethics And Social Media In Medicine; Review Of Sleep Medicine; Hot Topics In Pulmonary And Critical Care Medicine, FRI SEPT 11 2020 - SAT SEPT 12 2020.
A VIRTUAL COMPREHENSIVE TWO DAY PROGRAM FOR PULMONOLOGISTS, CRITICAL CARE PHYSICIANS, SLEEP SPECIALISTS, ANESTHESIOLOGIST PRACTICING CRITICAL CARE, HOSPITALISTS, INTERNAL MEDICINE PHYSICIANS, RADIOLOGISTS, SLEEP TECHNOLOGISTS, NURSES, ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDERS (NP, PA) AND APP TRAINEES, ADVANCED CLINICAL PRACTITIONERS (ACP), NURSE PRACTIONERS, PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS, RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS, PHARMACISTS, RESIDENTS, PULMONARY CRITICAL CARE SLEEP FELLOWS.
EARN UP TO 13.50 CEU CREDITS
JOINTLY PROVIDED BY: THE CALIFORNIA THORACIC SOCIETY, THE AMERICAN THORACIC SOCIETY and in cooperation with CALIFORNIA SOCIETY FOR RESPIRATORY CARE