Medical Directors' Symposium

As of  February 6, 2020
Session titles subject to change.

Sunday, March 22, 2020

11:00 AM

Registration Opens

11:30 AM

Buffet Lunch Opens

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Practices to Lower your Acute Discharge Rate
Karl Sandin, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Immanuel Rehab Institute & Assistant Professor of Surgery, Creighton University School of Medicine 

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Practices to Lower 30 Day Readmission Rates after Rehabilitation Discharge
Adam Carter, MD, National Medical Director, Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities, Ernest Health

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM


2:15 PM - 3:15 PM 

Quality in the Eyes of CMS and the Medical Director's Impact on Care Delivery
Sally Brooks, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Kindred

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

The Rehabilitation Physician and Advocacy: Bringing AMRPA's Message and Requests to Legislators
Bruce Gans, MD, Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation and National Medical Director for  Rehabilitation, Select Medical

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM


4"30 PM - 5:30 PM

Navigating Post-Acute Choice and Other Medicare Red-Tape
Tracey Nixon, MS, CHC, Chief Compliance Officer, Nobis Rehabilitation Partners

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Using the Brain Trust to Solve your Medical Rehabilitation Challenges
Kelley Crozier, MD, MBA, Chair, PM&R, Reading Hospital and Medical Director, Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing
Karl Sandin, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Immanuel Rehabilitation Institute and Assistant Professor of Surgery, Creighton School of Medicine
Robert Krug, MD, President and Executive Medical Director, Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Networking Reception