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Karen Ravitz educating Coalition speaker Amelia Booth, CBIC competitive bidding contractor on NPWT at SAWC spring; Marcia Nusgart and Karen Ravitz; Marcia Nusgart speaking at the World Union of Wound Healing Societies (2008)

October 2009
Medtrade Expo & Conference
  

 

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"HCPCS Coding for Your Products: Where Are We Now - Where Do We Want To Be?"

October 2008
Medtrade Expo & Conference
 

 

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"FDA, Legislative and Reimbursement Issues Facing Manufacturers and Providers"
presented by Marcia Nusgart and Mary Brady

Marcia Nusgart's Presentations, Articles and Awards


Most Recent Articles

 

  • Today's Wound Clinic (August 2016)
  • "Legislative Update: a Look at Upcoming Healthcare Legislation through a Wound Care Lens"
  • Ostomy Wound Management (July 2016)
  • "Innovative Reimbursement: the Disruption and Challenges for Wound Care"
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Update (June 2016)
  • "The Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders is in Your Corner"
  • Wound Care Essentials Practice Principles - 4th edition 2016
  • "Reimbursement Regulations Impacting Wound Care"
  • Ostomy Wound Management (April 2016)
  • "Advocating for Wound Care: Update from the Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders"
  • Ostomy Wound Management (April 2015)
  • "The Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders- Advocating for Wound Care"
  • Advances in Wound Care (Vol 2 No. 10 Dec 2013)
  • "HCPCS Coding: An Integral Part of Your Reimbursement Strategy"
  • Ostomy Wound Management (July 2013)
  • "Technology Precipitates Terminology Change for Skin Substitutes"


Presentations

 


2016

  • World Union of Wound Healing Societies (WUWHS), Florence, Italy (September 2016)
    Current State of World Wound Care -Clinicians and Manufacturers' Challenges of Balancing Good Clinical Practice with Government Policy Changes"
  • Webinar with Epstein Becker and Green (August 2016)
    "What to do When the Government Knocks"
  • George Washington University Summer Institute on Regulatory Science Washington DC (July 2016)
    "Trends in Health Care Policy- It's all about the Money.. and Quality"
  • American Diabetes Association Meeting- Interest Group on Foot Care New Orleans, LA (June 2016)
    "Wound Care -Regulatory and Legislative Update"
  • European Wound Management Association (EWMA) Meeting (Bremen, Germany May 2016)
    EWMA Executive Industry Forum 2016 Global Outlook and Insider Perspectives on the Future Wound Care Market
  • ISPOR Washington D.C. (May 2016)
    "Harnessing Big Data for Wound Healing Research: Which is more relevant: Real World Patient Centered Outcomes versus Randomized Trials in the Battle for Evidence"
  • Ohio State University College of Pharmacy (April 2016)
    "MACRA Implementation and Quality Measures"
  • APWCA Annual Meeting (April 2016)
    "Issues on Physician Payment Transformation"


2015

  • Symposium in Advances in Wound Care/Wound Healing Society Las Vegas, NV (Sept 2015)
    "Regulatory Update: What Happens in Washington (Baltimore!) Does Not Stay in Washington!"
  • European Wound Management Association (EWMA) Meeting (London May 2015)
    "Collaborations between Clinical Associations and Industry"
  • APWCA Annual Meeting (March 2015)
    "Legislative and Regulatory Issues Impacting Wound Care -What We Are Doing About Them!"
  • American Venous Forum Annual Meeting (February 2015)
    "American Venous Forum and the Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders"


2014

  • APWCA Annual Meeting (March 2014)
    "Wound Care Issues Impacting Your Practice and What We are Doing About Them!"


2013

  • The Business of Wound Care, Las Vegas, NV (Sept 2013)
    "Wound Care Policy Update"
  • Symposium in Advances in Wound Care/Wound Healing Society Las Vegas, NV (Sept 2013)
    "Health Care Delivery" Affordable Care Act and Beyond"
  • Food and Drug Administration Public Workshop Moderator (April 2013)
    "Accessible Medical Device Labeling in a Standard Content and Format"
  • American Professional Wound Care Association Orlando, FL (April 2013)
    "The Affordable Care Act: What Does This Mean for Wound Care


2012

  • Symposium in Advances in Wound Care/Wound Healing Society Atlanta, GA (April 2012)
    "Health Care Reform: What Does the Future Hold?"
  • American Professional Wound Care Association Orlando, FL (March 2012)
    "2012 Top 10 Legislative and Regulatory Issues Impacting Wound Care Providers"


2011

  • Advancing Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine for Healthcare Facilities Conference, Orlando, FL (January 2011) "Trends in Healthcare Policy: What Does the Future Hold for Wound Care Clinics and Hospitals?"

2010

  • Maryland Israel Development Center, Israel Export Institute, Signal Business Development, Epstein, Becker and Green Webinars "What Comparative Effectiveness Will Mean for You" (November 2010) "A Fresh FDA, A New CMS" (November 2010) "How U.S. Health Care Reform Will Modify the Medical Device Industry" (October 2010)
  • The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care / Wound Healing Society - Spring, Orlando, FL (April 2010) "Trends in Healthcare Policy: What Does the Future Hold for Wound Care?"
  • American Professional Wound Care Association Conference, Philadelphia, PA (April 2010) "Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders: Shaping the Future for Change in Wound Care Policy"


2009

  • Medical Device Regulatory, Reimbursement and Compliance Congress, Washington, DC
    (November 2009) "Update on Coverage, Coding and Reimbursement for Medical Devices Domestically, Including Case Studies"
  • Medtrade 2009 Exposition and Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (October 2009) "HCPCS Coding for Your Products: Where Are We Now - Where Do We Want To Be?"
  • Medtrade 2009 Exposition and Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (October 2009) "Updates on Legislative and Regulatory Issues Facing Respiratory Manufacturers and Providers"
  • The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care - Fall, Washington, DC (September 2009) "Update: Wound Care Regulations in the Era of Health Care Reform"


2008

  • 11th Annual Medical Device Manufacturers Association Coverage, Reimbursement and Health Policy Conference (November 2008) "Updates in Coding Issues and Barriers to Entry"
  • Medtrade 2008 Exposition and Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (October 2008) "FDA, Legislative and Reimbursement Issues Facing Manufacturers and Providers"
  • NIH SBIR/STTR Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (July 2008) "When the FDA Says OK, Who Buys?"
  • Third Congress of the World Union of Wound Healing Societies, Toronto, Ontario (June 2008) "Guiding Principles of Wound Care Reimbursement Policy"


2007

  • Medtrade 2007 Exposition and Conference, Orlando, Florida (October 2007)
    "FDA, Legislative and Reimbursement Issues Facing Manufacturers and Providers"
  • FDA CDRH Home Healthcare Technology Conference - How Safe Is Your Medical Device When Used at Home? Houston, TX (September 2007) "Durable Medical Equipment"
  • Reimbursement as Part of U.S. Market Entry Strategy for Medical Device and Life Sciences Companies, Tel Aviv, Israel (January 2007)


2006

  • Medtrade 2006 Exposition and Conference, Atlanta, GA (September 2006) "Oxygen Update: The Latest Information on the Oxygen NPRM & Competitive Bidding"
  • Symposium on Advanced Wound Care, San Antonio, TX (April 2006) "Wound Care Regulations"
  • American Professional Wound Care Association, Philadelphia, PA (April 2006) "Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders: Shaping the Future for Change in Wound Care Policy"
  • The Trendlines Group, Tel Aviv, Israel (January 2006) "Coding for Medical Devices"


2005

  • American Professional Wound Care Association, Philadelphia, PA (April 2005) "Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders Update"


2004

  • Medtrade 2005 Exposition and Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (October 2004)
  • "Updates on Legislative and Regulatory Issues Facing Respiratory Manufacturers and Providers"
  • "How the HCPCS Coding Process and Medicare Coverage Policies Affect Your Business"
  • Medtrade 2004 Exposition and Conference, Orlando, Florida (October 2004)
  • "What? You Want a HCPCS Code for Your Product?"
  • "2004 Update on Respiratory Issues Facing Manufacturers and Providers"
  • Symposium on Advanced Wound Care , Orlando, Florida (May 2004) "Wound Care Stakeholders: Shaping the Future for Change in Wound Care Policy"
  • Maryland/Israel MarketReach America Program, Baltimore, Maryland (April 2004) "Reimbursement Strategies for Medical Devices and Biotechnology Companies in the U.S. Healthcare System"


2003

  • Medtrade 2003 Exposition and Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (October 2003).
  • "Maneuvering Your Way Through the Medicare Coding, Coverage and Reimbursement Process"
  • "2003 Update on Respiratory Issues Facing Manufacturers and Providers"
  • Symposium on Advanced Wound Care, Las Vegas, Nevada (April 2003) "Wound Care Stakeholders-The Power of Collective Advocacy"
  • Medtrade 2002 Exposition and Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (October 2002)
  • "Update on Medicaid/HIPAA and Medicare HCPCS- Coding Issues for Manufacturers and Providers"
  • "Update on Respiratory Issues Facing Manufacturers and Providers"
  • Pennsylvania Respiratory Society Seminar on Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Disorders, Pittsburgh, PA (September 2002) "Regulatory Issues in Respiratory Care"
  • National Medicaid HIPAA MMIS Conference, Baltimore, Maryland (April 2002) "DME Coding and Crosswalk Challenges"
  • Symposium on Advanced Wound Care, Baltimore, Maryland (April 2002) "Lobbying CMS Effectively, Yes It Can Be Done!"
  • National Sleep Foundation Policy and Sleep Leadership Conference, Washington D.C. (April 2002) "Update on Respiratory Issues-Their Impact on Patients"
  • Ross Health Policy Roundtable, Tampa, Florida (February 2002) "Overview of HIPAA Standards for Code Sets"


2001

  • Symposium on Advanced Wound Care, Las Vegas, Nevada (May 2001) "Compression Methods for Wound Healing- A Panel Discussion"

  • 2000

    • Medtrade 2000 Exposition and Conference, Orlando, Florida (October 2000)
    • "Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation Medicare Coverage Policy Update".
    • "Update on Respiratory Issues Facing Manufacturers and Providers."
    • National Association for Home Care 19 th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana (September 2000) "Wound Management in Home Care: Current Practices and Innovations."
    • Pan Industry Conference on Medicare Local Coverage Process, Washington, D.C. (April 2000) "Manufacturers' Examples and Experiences Regarding Local Medicare Coverage."


    1999

  • Symposium on Advanced Wound Care, Los Angeles, California (April 1999) "The 1999 Legislative and Regulatory Outlook for the Wound Care Industry."
  • National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Orlando, Florida (April 1999) "Changing Attitudes in Healthcare: Prevention is Cost Effective- Will it be Reimbursed?"

  • Presentations to Regulatory Agencies

    Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, their Contractors and Office of Inspector General


    2006 - 2010

    • CMS Public Meeting for New DME Coding and Payment Determinations - Presenter for agenda item regarding silver Dressings (May 2010, April 2008, June 2006)

    2005

  • Durable Medical Equipment Regional Carrier Regions A and C Wound Care Educational Inservices Columbia, South Carolina (May, July, August 2005)
  • Office of Inspector General New York City Branch Office (January 2005) "The Wound Care Center: An Overview of Successful Wound Care Practice"

  • 2004

  • CMS Staff , Baltimore, Maryland (Dec. 2004) "Facility Billing for Outpatient Wound Care Centers under OPPS
  • CMS Administrator's Staff, Washington, D.C. (Aug. 2004) "HCPCS Coding Reforms"

  • 2003

  • CMS Administrator's Staff, Washington, D.C. (Oct. 2003) "Issues Related to HIPAA Mandated Uniform Code Set"
  • CMS Staff , Baltimore, Maryland (Feb. 2002 and Jan 2003) "Issues Related to Modernizing the HCPCS Coding Process"
  • CMS Public Meeting for New DME Coding and Payment Determinations (June 2003) Presenter for agenda items regarding: Gait trainers, Pediatric walkers, Pediatric standers, Retractable bariatric seat, Bariatric safety rollator
  • Presentation on New Product Development for Medical Devices at Statistical

  • 2002

  • CMS Public Meeting for New DME Coding and Payment Determinations (June 2002) Presenter for agenda items regarding: Wheelchairs; Ventilator, Continuous Life Support-Pressure Control, Pressure Support and Flow Triggering
  • Presentation to Durable Medical Equipment Regional Carrier Medical Directors, Statistical Analysis DMERC, and CMS Staff Columbia, South Carolina, (June 2002) "Medical Device New Product Development"
  • Presenter at DMERC Regions A, B, C, D on Wheelchair Seating Local Medical Review Policy (Jan 2002)

  • 1999

  • Presenter at HCFA Public Meeting Regarding Respiratory Assist Devices (June 1999)
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    Recent Articles Written by Marcia Nusgart Affecting Respiratory Care Manufacturers


    2005

  • Home Health Care Dealer Provider (December 2005) "Respiratory Today"
  • Home Health Care Dealer Provider (April 2005) "Opportunities for Advocacy"

  • 2004

  • HomeCare Magazine (November 2004) and Homecare Monday (October 2004) "CMS to Revise Coding Application Process"
  • HomeCare Monday (August 2004) "CMS Discusses Moderninzing Coding Application Process"
  • HomeCare Magazine (June 2004) and Homecare Magazine Extra Respiratory ( Summer 2004) "Respiratory Update"

  • 2003

  • HomeCare Magazine (November 2003) "NCB, IR and HIPAA Could Have Major Impact on Respiratory Providers"

  • 2001

  • HomeCare Magazine (October 2001) "Decoding CMS Code Secrets"

  • 1999

  • HomeCare Magazine (August 1999) "Industry Marshals Forces in Ongoing NPPV Controversy"
  • HomeCare Magazine (July 1999) " DMERC Issues Revised NPPV Policy; Critics Call It "Overly Restrictive"
  • Recent Articles Written by Marcia Nusgart Affecting Wound Care Manufacturers


    2010

    2009


    2006


    2005

    Awards

    • The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy Distinguished Alumni Award 2011
    • The Association for the Advancement of Wound Care Leadership Award 2005

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