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EPIX Annual Meeting

EPIX is excited to announce a venue change for our 2019 EPIX Annual Meeting September 19. The meeting will be in Orlando, Florida! We look forward to gathering with our insured emergency and urgent care medicine groups, networking, sharing resources and providing excellent CME education.

EPIX 2019 Continuing Medical Education (CME)

2019 EPIX Courses: Recognizing and Treating Sepsis in the ED and Advances in the Emergent Diagnosis of Chest Pain Part 1 and 2.


EPIX CME courses focus on the specialty of emergency and urgent care medicine. The courses are offered at no charge to insured providers and for a fee to other providers. Click here to view a list of all EPIX CME (approved for ACEP Category I credit).


Contact EPIXRiskServices@epixrrg.com for further information.

EPIX Announces New Vice President of Claims, Sarah Scheib

Prior to joining EPIX in July 2018, Sarah worked in healthcare liability claims at ProAssurance Corporation and before that, Physician Insurance Company of Wisconsin for over 15 years in various claims roles including managing the claims staff as Director of Claims and as a Senior Claims Specialist in multiple jurisdictions across the country. Sarah earned her Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Sarah is accustomed to a strong defense philosophy tailored to the unique circumstances of practicing medicine.


EPIX Extra – Save on Disability, Workers' Comp, Life, Etc.

EPIX Extra™ helps EPIX insured groups and members save on premiums for group and individual disability, workers' comp, life, health, and more. EPIX is partnered with The KeyArx Group, a firm specializing in cost-reduction strategies for business and medical professionals, to provide a reduction for EPIX insured groups and individual members of up to 20 to 30 percent on the cost of disability insurance. This joint venture takes advantage of the collective buying power of EPIX member groups.


To find out what EPIX Extra can do for your group call EPIX at (866) 374-2467 for additional information.

EPIX Exhibiting

EPIX is exhibiting around the country. Click here to see a list of the upcoming exhibit dates and locations. Stop by and see us.

EPIX EMAIL ALERT

Are you Violating EMTALA?

 

By Dr. Stephen Colucciello

Reviewed by Dr. R. A. Bitterman

 

EMTALA, the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act. We all know the law, and as emergency providers we know we should do a medical screening exam (MSE) and not refuse appropriate transfers, but beyond that, most of us don't think about EMTALA very often. After all, we've got the MSEs and transfers down, so why should we?

 

Many of us do not realize that EMTALA covers other aspects of emergency care that we face every day. It is likely that some of you reading this article frequently violate this law. How? Keep reading... (Read More)

THE EPIX DIFFERENCE

Tanvir M Dara, MD, FACP, FACEP"EPIX has been our Liability Insurance carrier from day one. We, as five Emergency Medicine Physicians, started an Urgent Care group in 2012 and since then EPIX has nicely complemented our needs and growth. EPIX not only offers WORLD CLASS customer service...; Read More

Tanvir M Dara, MD, FACP, FACEP
BetterMed Urgent Care
Richmond, Virginia