2017 NAIRO Trust in Healthcare Symposium

Each year, NAIRO and its member companies stage an annual Symposium discussing the latest developments and trends in independent medical review. This event delivers in-depth educational content, along with networking opportunities to meet and exchange ideas with others in the industry.

For 2017, the Symposium moves to beautiful Nashville, Tennessee the week of October 16th. The theme for the three-day event is “Trust in Healthcare”, highlighting security, regulatory, and legal topics as IROs work in a changing healthcare environment.

Speaker line-up and topics include:

  • Mitchelle Schanbaum of Specialized Security Services, Inc. (S3)

    HITRUST Compliance

  • Michael Priem of Modern Impact

    AI + IRO: Will Robots Be Taking Your Jobs?

  • Donna Merrick of URAC

    URAC Core Standards and the URAC 2018 Agenda

  • Mara Osman of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)

    The National Healthcare Landscape

  • Jack Bailey of Bailey Southwell & Co

    Merger & Acquisition in Managed Care

  • Michael D. Reisman of ClearHealth Quality Institute

    An Overview of How Legal & Regulatory Trends are Impacting Health Insurance Appeals

  • Robert J. Hudock of Epstein Becker & Green

    Cyber Security & Cyber Liability

View the full Symposium Agenda (PDF)


NAIRO member employees may attend the Symposium free of charge as part of their company membership benefits. Non-members may attend the Symposium for $249. Click the Registration button below to begin the Registration process.

Registration ends October 13, 2017 at 6:00pm.


Renaissance Nashville: A block of rooms is set aside for NAIRO Symposium attendees at discounted rates. Reservations must be made via website or phone on or before September 25, 2017.

Website: Hotel reservations may be made, modified, or cancelled at https://aws.passkey.com/e/49284500. (Note: you are only able to make reservations for one room at a time via the online booking site.)

Phone: Group Reservation agents can assist with reservations. Mention you are a NAIRO Symposium attendee for access to special group rates.

Reservations Toll Free: (877) 901-6632
Reservations Local Phone: (615) 255-8400

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