Conference Sponsors

Gold Sponsor

USACS is the nation’s leading physician-owned provider group of integrated acute care, including emergency, hospitalist, critical care, and observation medicine. We serve more than 9-million patients annually in more than 500 programs across 30 states, from New York to Hawaii. Our clinicians enjoy a benefits package that includes excellent compensation, medical malpractice coverage, an industry-leading, company-funded 401(k), exceptional healthcare, groundbreaking parental leave and profession development and continuing medical education opportunities. Learn more.
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Gold Sponsor

Novartis is reimagining medicine to improve and extend people’s lives. As a leading global medicines company, we use innovative science and digital technologies to create transformative treatments in areas of great medical need. In our quest to find new medicines, we consistently rank among the world’s top companies investing in research and development. Novartis products reach more than 800 million people globally and we are finding innovative ways to expand access to our latest treatments. About 109,000 people of more than 145 nationalities work at Novartis around the world. Learn more.
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Gold Sponsor

For more than 40 years, we’ve been following the science, seeking solutions to unmet medical needs. As a proud member of the Roche Group, we make medicines to treat patients with serious medical conditions. Learn more.
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Break Sponsor

Kirk & Associates principals, Maryann Kirk and Jim Blakeman have been serving Pennsylvania’s emergency physicians for more than 35 years. We know how reimbursement works beyond the depth and breadth of most billing companies. We can put those insights and processes to work for you today. Learn more.
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Break Sponsor

MedStar Emergency Physicians (MEP), is part of MedStar Medical Group (MMG), which is one of the largest medical groups in the country. MEP and has nine top-tier emergency departments (EDs) in the mid-Atlantic region, with a team consisting of more than 300 board-certified emergency clinicians, both physicians and physician assistants (PAs), who care for more than 400,000 patients annually. MEP is home to the Georgetown/MedStar Washington Hospital Center Emergency Medicine Residency Program and several fellowship programs in Sports Medicine, Emergency Ultrasound, Medical Simulation (SIM), Health Policy, and Telehealth. MEP’s newest department, MedStar Acute Care Coordination Center (MAC3), functions completely virtually, offering a variety of services including tele-triage for ED patients, evaluate, treat, discharge for low-acuity patients, and tele-consults with MedStar Health Urgent Care. MEP is operationally linked to MedStar Transport, a robust ground and aviation patient transport network. Learn more.
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Break Sponsor

The Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, Inc. is one of the largest medical groups on the East Coast, with over 1700 physicians. We provide medical care to more than 780,000 members and patients, in 34 medical centers. Kaiser Permanente Mid Atlantic States has been recognized by NCQA as the #1 healthcare delivery system in the nation. Learn more.
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Break Sponsor

Visby Medical is proud to present the first true polymerase chain reaction (PCR) point-of-care device for STI that’s all-in-one and requires no separate instrument or reader. Results available during the patient’s visit help eliminate the guesswork of empirical medicine. The Visby Medical Sexual Health test is used to detect Chlamydia trachomatis (CT), Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) and Trichomonas vaginalis (TV) infections in women via a self-collected vaginal swab. The Visby Test offers a hands-on time of less than 15 seconds, test results in less than 30-minutes. Fast results empower clinicians to have a confident conversation about more than just a diagnosis: listening, connecting, empathizing, and providing a teachable moment that lasts long after. Learn more.
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Exhibitor

The Bristol Myers Squibb and Pfizer alliance is a worldwide collaboration that brings together two leading companies focused on cardiovascular disease with a shared vision to reduce nonvalvular atrial fibrillation-related stroke and treat deep vein thrombosis/pulmonary embolism events. Explore the BMS and Pfizer virtual exhibit. Learn more.
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Exhibitor

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare, a world leader in heated humidification systems, introduces Optiflow™ for Nasal High Flow Therapy. In your Emergency Department, Optiflow™ delivers humidified gas, with or without supplemental oxygen, at flows up to 60 LPM for the treatment of your respiratory compromise patients. Clinical evidence proves that early implementation of Nasal High Flow Therapy, at flows up to 60L/min, can reduce escalation and risk of intubation. Reducing therapy escalation to mechanical ventilation (intubation/NIV) can provide fewer ICU admissions, improved bed flow and reduced ED boarders. Learn more.
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