Guess Who’s Going to the Winter Focus Retreat?


Have you made your reservations yet for the Institute of Podiatric Excellence and Development’s Winter Focus Retreat? Set for January 5th and 6th, the theme is What’s Next? What’s next in the profession of podiatry, what’s next for your practice and what’s next for you are all topics that will be explored at this winter’s meeting. Here’s a preview of some of our speakers:

Bradley W. Bakotic--D.P.M., D.O. Dermatopathologist and Chief Executive Officer of Bako Integrated Physician Solutions which provides lower extremity pathology services and therapeutic solutions to clinicians throughout the U.S.

Suzette Clements, DPM-- Dr. Clements has lectured internationally on the subject of the diabetic foot care and amputation prevention and has participated in medical missions to Jamaica and to Haiti after the devastating quake. She is also an entrepreneur and life coach.

Michael E. Demi, RN, CHC, CPC, CPMA, CSFAC-- Senior Consultant Medical Compliance Associates, Inc. a Jacksonville, Florida based medical billing, coding, and documentation consulting firm.

Daniel B. Frier, Esq.-- co-founded the health care law firm of Frier Levitt, LLC in 2000, and is Chairman of the firm’s Healthcare Department. Dan’s 20+ years of healthcare law experience includes the representation of healthcare providers such as physicians, physician groups, pharmacies, ambulatory surgical centers and imaging centers, sleep centers and laboratories concerning corporate, transactional and regulatory issues. He also provides clients with strategic advice on how to adjust their operations to keep pace with the quickly changing healthcare marketplace. Dan works with clients on practice formations and sales, fraud and abuse and Stark counseling, buy sell agreements, employment issues, large group practice mergers, HIPAA compliance, and governmental, Professional Board and medical staff investigations.

Cindy Pezza, PMAC-- President and CEO of Pinnacle Practice Achievement, LLC. Cindy utilizes her experience and expertise in promoting treatment specific protocols, including ethical maximization of ancillary services, to consult with physicians and staff, improving the quality of patient care, while significantly increasing practice revenue.

Shouldn’t you be there too? The conference will take place at the beautiful Lago Mar Resort and Club in sunny Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Convenient airports include Ft. Lauderdale, Miami and Palm Beach. Register today and start your new year off inspired for the challenges you’ll face in 2018. To learn more, contact us: 978-296-7634.