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October 29-30, 2019

OAMES 39th Annual Meeting & Exhibition

Renaissance Columbus Polaris Hotel - Westerville, Ohio

OAMES will proudly host its 39th Annual Meeting & Exhibition on October 29-30 at a new location, the Renaissance Columbus-Westerville-Polaris Hotel near the popular Polaris destination in suburban Columbus. 

This year-end event blends the best in education for Ohio’s HME community with great networking for an unbeatable forum to develop strategies and effective partnerships for the coming year. And it’s not all business; we’ll also have some fun with receptions and prizes in the busy exhibit hall!

The conference agenda offers a fantastic line-up of speakers and topics this year including:  

  • Jim Tassie and Roxanne Richardson from the Ohio Department of Medicaid discussing Ohio’s Medicaid managed care program and contract re-procurement with the plans;
  • Laura Williard, VP of Payer Relations for American Association for Homecare and Jeffrey Baird of Brown & Fortunato on payer relations and contracting issues;
  • Cara Bachenheimer with Brown & Fortunato on federal legislative, regulatory and Medicare bid program activities;
  • Attorneys from Dinsmore & Shohl discussing Ohio’s emerging medical marijuana industry and what it means to employers;
  • OAMES government relations advisor Michelle Fitzgibbon on the state issues affecting  Ohio’s businesses and healthcare providers;
  • Some of your favorite industry speakers covering the hottest topics facing our HME organizations today including Mike Scarsella with Compass, Joey Graham with Prochant, Sarah Hanna with ECS North and more!

Read the full session descriptions here .

 What you need to know:

  • Registration – Sign up today using our secure online system or download the hard copy form to fax, mail or email your registration to the OAMES office. We’re pleased to offer NO CHANGE on registration rates again this year!
  • AccommodationsClick here to make your hotel reservation at the group rate of $159; discount end on Oct. 11!
  • Exhibitor? There are a few tables left in the exhibit hall. Vendors can download the detailed prospectus for details.  Sign-up quickly if you’d like to join us! 
  • Questions? If you have any questions about registration or exhibiting, feel free to contact Heidi Moss at info@oames.org.  If you have any questions about the sessions or featured speakers, contact Kam Yuricich at kam@oames.org.

Facility and Hotel Information: The conference will take place at the The Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris Hotel, located at 409 Altair Parkway, Westerville, OH.  Our room block is full and rooms at the standard rate are limited.  There are hotels located just minutes away at the Polaris exit off of Interstate 71.

We hope you’ll join us this fall for the best exposure to Ohio’s leading HME organizations! Watch for more information in the coming weeks about conference registration, the speaker line-up and educational sessions.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Heidi Moss at the OAMES office at 614-876-2424 or by email at info@oames.org.

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2019-10-29 2019-10-30 America/Detroit OAMES 39th Annual Meeting & Exhibition OAMES will proudly host its 39th Annual Meeting & Exhibition on October 29-30 at a new location, the Renaissance Columbus-Westerville-Polaris Hotel near the popular Polaris destination in suburban Columbus.  This year-end event blends the best in education for Ohio’s HME community with great networking for an unbeatable forum to develop strategies and effective partnerships for the coming year. And it’s not all business; we’ll also have some fun with receptions and prizes in the busy exhibit hall! The conference agenda offers a fantastic line-up of speakers and topics this year including:   Jim Tassie and Roxanne Richardson from the Ohio Department of Medicaid discussing Ohio’s Medicaid managed care program and contract re-procurement with the plans; Laura Williard, VP of Payer Relations for American Association for Homecare and Jeffrey Baird of Brown & Fortunato on payer relations and contracting issues; Cara Bachenheimer with Brown & Fortunato on federal legislative, regulatory and Medicare bid program activities; Attorneys from Dinsmore & Shohl discussing Ohio’s emerging medical marijuana industry and what it means to employers; OAMES government relations advisor Michelle Fitzgibbon on the state issues affecting  Ohio’s businesses and healthcare providers; Some of your favorite industry speakers covering the hottest topics facing our HME organizations today including Mike Scarsella with Compass, Joey Graham with Prochant, Sarah Hanna with ECS North and more! Read the full session descriptions here .  What you need to know: Registration – Sign up today using our secure online system or download the hard copy form to fax, mail or email your registration to the OAMES office. We’re pleased to offer NO CHANGE on registration rates again this year! Accommodations – Click here to make your hotel reservation at the group rate of $159; discount end on Oct. 11! Exhibitor? There are a few tables left in the exhibit hall. Vendors can download the detailed prospectus for details.  Sign-up quickly if you’d like to join us!  Questions? If you have any questions about registration or exhibiting, feel free to contact Heidi Moss at info@oames.org.  If you have any questions about the sessions or featured speakers, contact Kam Yuricich at kam@oames.org. Facility and Hotel Information: The conference will take place at the The Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris Hotel, located at 409 Altair Parkway, Westerville, OH.  Our room block is full and rooms at the standard rate are limited.  There are hotels located just minutes away at the Polaris exit off of Interstate 71. We hope you’ll join us this fall for the best exposure to Ohio’s leading HME organizations! Watch for more information in the coming weeks about conference registration, the speaker line-up and educational sessions.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Heidi Moss at the OAMES office at 614-876-2424 or by email at info@oames.org. Renaissance Columbus Polaris Hotel - Westerville, Ohio