Washington, DC Prior Authorization Regional Workshop

The AAA will be holding a one-day workshop for CEO’s and other senior ambulance service executives to cover Prior Authorization for repetitive patients. We invite you to be part of this important day of education that will help you better prepare for the expansion of the program. This event will be held in conjunction with a legislative fly-in on Thursday, October 1, 2015.


AAA Headquarters
8400 Westpark Dr
McLean, VA 22102

Sponsored by

emt association


9:00am-9:45 am
The Big Picture with Brian Werfel, Werfel and Werfel

Prior Authorization Success and Guidance
How to Prepare for the Expansion
with John Iazzetta, Alert Ambulance Service, New Jersey
Also presenting will be Nicci Warner with Novitas and Shannon Chase and Tammy Tucci with Palmetto

11:30 am-1:00pm –
Lunch and Q&A with Dr. William Rogers, CMS (confirmed)

What’s OIG’s Perspective and Role
AAA Policy Expert, Kathy Lester, Lester Healthcare Law

2:15 pm-3:15
More you need know regarding CMS, Prior Authorization and biller/payer requirements
Kathy Lester, Lester Healthcare Law
Tristan North, American Ambulance Association

2016 and Beyond
Kathy Lester, Tristan North and Brian Werfel

Hotels Nearby

Please be aware, the AAA has not negotiated any special rates for these hotels.

Crowne Plaza Tysons Corner
1960 Crowne Plaza
Tysons Corner, McLean, VA 22012
Situated in the heart of McLean, VA across the street from the Tysons Corner Metrorail Station, the Crowne Plaza Tysons Corner is the ideal venue for your next meeting, conference or event.
Sheraton Premiere
8661 Leesburg Pike
Tysons, Virginia, 22182

Nestled in the center of Northern Virginia’s newly energized urban and residential setting you will relish the conveniences of both town and country amenities and atmosphere. Adjacent to the Spring Hill Road Metrorail Silver Line Stop, our Tysons Corner hotel grants you the convenient access to all the things to do in Tysons Corner, Virginia.