2021 American Ambulance Association Annual Conference & Trade Show

From COVID-19 to hurricanes to civil unrest, it has been a LONG year for EMS leaders. Does the current reimbursement and regulatory climate leave you frustrated and exhausted? Are recruitment and retention issues grinding you down? Do you feel underappreciated, despite your organization’s loyal service to the community? WHAT IF THERE WAS ANOTHER WAY? It’s time to remove obstacles, rethink processes, and embrace change to move ambulance services forward. Together, let’s reimagine EMS reimbursement, operations, leadership, and human resources. Join your colleagues at the American Ambulance Association Annual Conference & Trade Show, and learn why AAA Annual is the highlight of the year in our industry. Build your network as you exchange ideas with fellow ambulance leaders. Gain insight into trends and pitfalls, find innovative vendor solutions, and ask questions of expert speakers. You’ll leave AMBUCON inspired, energized, and ready to take on the challenges of today—and tomorrow. Join event

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From COVID-19 to hurricanes to civil unrest, it has been a LONG year for EMS leaders. Does the current reimbursement and regulatory climate leave you frustrated and exhausted? Are recruitment and retention issues grinding you down? Do you feel underappreciated, despite your organization’s loyal service to the community? WHAT IF THERE WAS ANOTHER WAY? It’s time to remove obstacles, rethink processes, and embrace change to move ambulance services forward. Together, let’s reimagine EMS reimbursement, operations, leadership, and human resources.

Join your colleagues at the American Ambulance Association Annual Conference & Trade Show, and learn why AAA Annual is the highlight of the year in our industry. Build your network as you exchange ideas with fellow ambulance leaders. Gain insight into trends and pitfalls, find innovative vendor solutions, and ask questions of expert speakers. You’ll leave AMBUCON inspired, energized, and ready to take on the challenges of today—and tomorrow.
4
Days
63
Speakers
19
Sponsors
58
Sessions

2021 American Ambulance Association Annual Conference & Trade Show

Speakers

Steve Wirth
Founding Partner Page, Wolfberg & Wirth
Dr. Jon Krohmer
Director NHTSA Office of EMS
Rob Lawrence
Director of Strategic Implementation Pro EMS
Asbel Montes
Asbel Montes
Managing Partner Solutions Group
Alexia Jobson
Alexia Jobson
Public Affairs Manager REMSA
Frank Nagorka
Frank Nagorka
Attorney & Paramedic
Scott Moore, ESQ.
Principal Moore EMS Consulting
Brian Werfel
Brian Werfel
Partner Werfel & Werfel, PLLC
Maria Bianchi, CAE
Maria Bianchi, CAE
Chief Executive Officer American Ambulance Association
Margaret A. Keavney, Esq.
Margaret A. Keavney, Esq.
Attorney Keavney and Streger, LLC
John Becknell
John Becknell
Partner Safetech Solutions
Brian Choate
Brian Choate
Managing Director Solutions Group
Aarron Reinert
Aarron Reinert
Immediate Past President, AAA Lakes Region EMS
Angela McLain-Johnson
Pafford Medical Services
Frank Gresh
Chief Information Officer EMSA
Matthew R. Streger
Matthew R. Streger
Partner Keavney & Streger
Brent Dierking
Brent Dierking
Director NorthStar EMS, Inc.
Jay Krafsur
Jay Krafsur
Managing Director The Krafsur Law Group
Philip J. Holowka
Philip J. Holowka
COO Complete Captive Management Services, LLC
Jamie Pafford-Gresham
CEO Pafford Medical Services
Mark Van Arnam
Mark Van Arnam
Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services – GVS
Aaron Director
Aaron Director
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
ACE Faculty
ACE Faculty
AAA Ambulance Cost Education Faculty
Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D.
Chief Economist GraphsandLaughs, LLC
Frank Warren
Founder PostSecret
Terence Ramotar
Terence Ramotar
Regional Director American Medical Response
Tristan North
SVP, Government Affairs American Ambulance Association
Shawn Baird
Shawn Baird
President American Ambulance Association
Ben Wasmund
Director of Operations Lakes Region EMS
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
Donna Newchurch
Donna Newchurch
Managing Partner Bridge Partners
Adam Heinz
Executive Director REMSA
AAA Awards
AAA Awards
Annual Awards American Ambulance Association
Derek Pristas
Managing Member EMS Team, LLC.
James DiClemente
Director Pro EMS Center for MEDICS
Reg Allen
CEO CHS Mobile Integrated Health Care
Mickey Schulte
Executive Director Savvik Buying Group
Eric Chase
Paramedic & Educator Pafford Medical Services
Hanan Cohen
Director of Corporate Development Empress EMS (a division of PatientCare EMS)
Wayne Jurecki
Wayne Jurecki
Vice President & Chief Operating Officer Bell Ambulance
Chris Anderson
Director of Operations Bell Ambulance
Glen Simpson
Director of Special Operations Community Ambulance
Trade Show
Trade Show
American Ambulance Association
Katie Arens
Katie Arens
Director of Customer Accounts Life EMS Ambulance
Michelle Anderson
Michelle Anderson
Director of Administration Lakes Region EMS
Randall Mann
Vice President of Marketing & Public Relations Acadian Ambulance
Randy Strozyk
Randy Strozyk
SVP of Operations Global Medical Response
Mark Tenia
Public Relations & Media Manager Richmond Ambulance Authority
Taylor Ouellette
SVP of People Strategy & Experience Transformative Healthcare
Jim O'Connor
Vice President of Corporate Development Empress EMS (a division of PatientCare EMS)
Dr. Ed Racht
Dr. Ed Racht
Chief Medical Officer Global Medical Response

Agenda

Stages
Grapevine 3

1:00 PM

2:00 PM

3:00 PM

4:00 PM

5:00 PM

6:00 PM

7:00 PM

8:00 PM

Cost Collection Pre-Conference Workshop

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Asbel Montes
Michelle Anderson
Grapevine 6

1:00 PM

2:00 PM

3:00 PM

4:00 PM

5:00 PM

6:00 PM

7:00 PM

8:00 PM

State EMS Leaders Workforce Forum

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Scott Moore, ESQ.
Chris Anderson
Grapevine Pre Function

1:00 PM

2:00 PM

3:00 PM

4:00 PM

5:00 PM

6:00 PM

7:00 PM

8:00 PM

Meet to Eat

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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