NYACT / NYSSIU Joint Summer Conference

July 20, 2017
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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Crowne Plaza Suffern-Mahwah
3 Executive Blvd.
Suffern, NY 10901
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Joint NYACT & NYSSIU Joint SUMMER CONFERENCE
Thursday, July 20, 2017

THE CROWNE PLAZA SUFFERN-MAHWAH
3 Executive Blvd., Suffern, NY  10901
Crowne Plaza Suffern (Reservation Deadline: 7/5/17)

PROGRAM

8:00-8:30 AM        REGISTRATION – PLEASE VISIT OUR SPONSORS

8:30-8:45 AM         WELCOME & UPDATES
*NYSSIU President James Egner
*NYACT Director Abby Curro

8:45-9:45 AM         EMG/NCV ABUSE INCLUDING LIVE DEMONSTRATION
Dr. John Robinton
, Medical Director of Neurodiagnostics at One Call Care Management
Learn about the subject of fraud and abuse within the field of EMG/NCV studies and watch a live END test.  Examples of the EMG/NCV fraud and abuse including who performed the study, was it performed accurately, or whether the examination was, in fact, completed as reported will be presented and discussed.

9:45-10:00 AM        BREAK – PLEASE VISIT OUR SPONSORS

10:00-11:00AM       NEW TYPES OF SCAMS AND TRENDS IN NO-FAULT FRAUD & LITIGATION
Justin Calabrese,
Partner at Rivkin Radler, Attorneys at Law
Learn about new scams in the medical arena and new trends in no-fault fraud and litigation.

11:00AM-12:00PM    IDENTITY THEFT TRENDS AND RESOURCES FOR INVESTIGATORS
Owen McShane, Director of Investigation at the NYS DMV
Carey Schmidt, Senior Investigator, NYS DMV
Learn about recent trends in identity theft, the tools utilized by DMV to combat identity theft, and how they work with insurance carriers and various other agencies.

12:00-12:15PM       BREAK – PLEASE VISIT OUR SPONSORS

12:15-1:15PM         HEALTHCARE FRAUD TODAY FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF THE UNITED HEALTHCARE, NYS EMPIRE PLAN - SIU
Michael J. Stephano, Director, Empire Plan SIU at United Healthcare, National Accounts, NYS Division
Learn about the various types of fraud, waste, and abuse impacting major medical insurance programs today, along with individual examples and outcomes specific to the Empire Plan SIU in recent years.

1:15PM                   LUNCH

2:00-3:00 PM    ACCELERANT DETECTION K9 DAISY AND HER ROLE IN FIRE INVESTIGATIONS - Newly Added!
Detective John Peters
, Westchester County Police Department, Westchester County Police Department
K-9 Daisy, Westchester County Police Department
Detective Peters will be bringing Daisy, a 6-year-old lab, to show how K-9s play an important role in various fire investigations. He will also discuss some of the challenges that arise in fire investigations.

*   Scheduled to speak; subject to change.

Dress Code:  Business casual.

Who Should Attend: All insurance SIU and claims personnel, law enforcement and prosecutors.

Hotel Reservations: Reservations for attendees will be made by individual guests by clicking here or by calling the Hotel directly at 845-357-4800 and request the Group Code for NYACT before DEADLINE Wednesday, July, 5, 2017.  Block room rates for NYACT conference attendees: $119.00.

Registration Deadline:  Noon, Monday, July 17, 2017

Cost:       $35.00 for NYSSIU, IASIU, and NYACT members per person, includes lunch.
                $100.00 for non-members per person, includes lunch.
                Free to NYS law enforcement personnel.

Please use proper sentence case when completing the registration form.

If you have registered but find yourself unable to attend, you must cancel your registration by no later than July 17, 2017 or NYACT/NYSSIU will be charged and, therefore, must then pass the cost along to you. If you cannot attend, please feel free to send a substitute.

Companies interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at this meeting should visit http://www.nyssiu.org/sponsor-opportunities/


 And Don't Forget to Join Us for the

EVENING NETWORKING EVENT

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
in the Koi Bar and Lounge at 7:00pm


Tickets

$35.00 Members of NYACT or NYSSIU

$0.00 Law Enforcement Only

$100.00 Non-Member

Documents

2017 Joint NYSSIU Summer Conference