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part of our association. It is our hope that their investment in MSNJ will help to keep membership dues and programming affordable. Please support MSNJ corporate partners, and let them know that you appreciate their generous participation. MSNJ designed the Corporate Partner Program to provide its members with a resource guide for both their business and personal needs. MSNJ provides exposure opportunities to participating vendors in exchange for monetary support. Partners may choose from five levels of participation:

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed into law S-2136 which mandates Electronic Data Interface (EDI) for Workers Compensation bills.

Cape Medical Billing

5 Locust Lane, P.O. Box 670 Cape May Court House, NJ 08210 Contact: Rich Papperman Phone: 888.633.2457 Email: info@CapeBilling.com Website: www.capebilling.com

Gone are the days of “submit a bill and get paid.” Insurers have deployed “armies” of people, using high end computers, with sophisticated software, in order to find ways to deny providers payment. This is “Revenue Leakage.”

At risk is the loss of tens of thousands of dollars in revenue to a practice. Cape Medical Billing is the premier Medical Billing Service for Physicians, Surgeons, Physical & Occupational Therapists, and Ambulance companies.

iHCFA, a New Jersey based clearinghouse, specializes in electronically processing Workers Compensation and Automobile bills with all supporting documents. iHCFA is uniquely positioned to help clients comply with this new law because of its ability to connect to any medical billing Provider or Payor. iHCFA currently links to more than 1,000 insurance Payors and third-party administrators nationally.

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444 Highway 96 East, PO Box 64378 St. Paul, MN 55164 Phone: 800.279.3511 E-mail: info@icsystem.com Website: www.icmemberbenefits.com

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STI Computer Services specializes in the development, sale, installation, and support of computer systems for medical practices. STI is the author of the ChartMaker Medical Suite, a modular set of software for Billing, Scheduling, Practice Management and Electronic Medical Records. The system has been installed in over 3,000 medical practices since 1979. ChartMaker is available in client/server, cloud based, or Revenue Cycle Management options. STI also provides hardware, installation, training (both on-site and web-based) and hardware managed services.

Phone: 800.487.9135 E-mail: evcorp@salesassoc.com Website: www.sticomputer.com

Two River Community Bank

The Private Banking Division for Medical Professionals 766 Shrewsbury Avenue Tinton Falls, NJ 07724 Contact: Ross Zimmerman, SVP/ Managing Director; Michael Schutsky, Private Banking Officer; Edward Wurzel, Private Banking Officer Phone: 732.671.6897 E-mail: rzimmerman@tworiverbank.com; mschutsky@tworiverbank.com; ewurzel@tworiverbank.com Website: www.tworiverbank.com

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Healthcare Employees Federal Credit Union

29 Emmons Drive, Suite c40 Princeton, NJ 08540 Contact: Jen Mirando Phone: 800.624.3312 E-mail: jmirando@hefcu.com Website: www.hefcu.com

HEFCU is a not-for-profit, federally insured, member-owned financial cooperative located in Princeton, NJ. Charted in 1984, HEFCU provides credit union services to employees of hospitals, nursing homes and healthcare facilities throughout New Jersey. Partnerships with nine major associations, including the Medical Society of New Jersey, HEFCU has more than 20,000 members from over 300 healthcare and other organizations, and approximately $100 million in assets. HEFCU offers a full range of deposit, ,eloan ettand imconvenience moc noiproducts. tca lacitilop

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Headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey, QualCare, a wholly-owned subsidiary of QualCare Alliance Networks, Inc. (QANI), services over 900,000 members, with a clientele that spans health systems, unions, local governments, school boards, and other commercial employers. QualCare’s network covers over 100 acute, specialty and rehabilitation hospitals, as well as over 40,000 physicians and other ancillary providers across New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York. QualCare Alliance Networks, Inc. (QANI) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company.

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Concord Management Resources 399 Campus Drive, Suite 300 Somerset, New Jersey, 08873 Contact: Robert Saphow Phone: 833-MEWANOW (833-639-2669) Email: mewasales@concordmgt.com Website: www.apehp.com

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331 Newman Springs Road, Suite 304 Red Bank, NJ 07701 Contact: Chris West Phone: 855.235.6454 Email: cwest@plymouthrock.com Website: www.plymouthrock.com

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counseling, healthcare financing and transactions. We represent physicians and other healthcare providers and entities on the formation and structure of their practice and in connection with join ventures, corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies. We handle all aspects of sales, purchases, mergers and acquisitions of healthcare entities, payor audits, arbitrations, and related licensure issues.

pharmacies. New Jersey residents can download a FREE card and locate participating pharmacies by visiting www.msnj.org/drugcard.

Bronze Partner Arthur J. Timins, Esq.

101 Gibraltar Drive, Suite 1E1 Morris Plains, NJ 07950 Contact: Arthur J. Timins, Esq. Phone: 973.740.1771 Email: atimins@timinsesq.com Website: www.shiriaktimins.com

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Member Benefits

Special Savings and Discounts for MSNJ Members To access discounts, visit www.msnj.org and click on “Benefits & Services”

DocBookMD DocBookMD is a free HIPAA-compliant messaging app for smart phones and tablets that includes a physician directory, a listing of all local pharmacies and hospitals and messaging capabilities with images.

American Express Qualifying members can earn cash back on all spending starting from dollar one. No card fees, no annual fees, fee free access to the Essesna buying group, offering deep discounts with over 2,000 vendors.

Verizon Wireless Members of the Medical Society of New Jersey may save up to 22% off monthly plans $34.99 or higher, up to 25% on individual accessories, and great savings on phones.

AIA Credentialing & Consulting Services AIA Credentialing & Consulting Services was established to aid private physician practices in perfecting and or establishing a credentialing system that will allow your office to run more smoothly. Members will receive a 10% discount.

Energy Plus® Energy Plus® can help members earn Cash Back on their business or home energy bills. MSNJ members can receive 3%-5% Cash Back on electricity and natural gas supply charges each year and a $25-$50 sign-up bonus after two months of active service for each business or home energy account enrolled. New York Red Bulls MSNJ members are able to purchase discounted group tickets to see a New York Red Bulls soccer game. MSNJ Claims Assistance Program (CAP) The Claims Assistance Program was designed to assist MSNJ members with claims payment and other managed care issues. This program is free to members. Brooks Brothers Sign up for the Brooks Brothers Corporate Membership Card and Save 15% on regular price merchandise at Brooks Brothers U.S. and Canadian stores, by phone or online at brooksbrothers.com. Audi Princeton Audi is delighted to present all members of the Medical Society of New Jersey with an executive discount on all Audi Models (excluding the S6, S7, S8, RS5, RS7,and R8) Hertz Car Rental Hertz Car Rental offers discounts available to MSNJ members traveling within the U.S. Vermeil Wine Group Vermeil Wine Group is the personal wine project of Dick Vermeil, Super Bowl winner and two-time NFL Coach-of-the-Year. A discount is available for MSNJ members. New Jersey Drug Card New Jersey Drug Card is a prescription assistance program for patients. Receive savings of up to 75% at more than 68,000 national and regional pharmacies. The MIPS Navigator™ The MIPS Navigator™ is an online tool that makes it possible for individual clinicians or practice administrators to asily sort through the various MIPS alternatives and produce a “2017 MIPS Itinerary/Plan” designed to maximize their potential 2019 MIPS bonus.

Rutgers University Members and practice manager members will receive a 20 percent discount from the tuition fee for a Rutgers Mini-MBA™: Strategic Healthcare Management. STS Tire and Auto Centers STS Tire and Auto Centers provides MSNJ members discounts on various parts and services. With more than 100 locations around New Jersey, STS offers MSNJ discounts at all locations and the STS Promise. Patriot Software Patriot Software provides fast, simple, and affordable accounting and payroll software. MSNJ members receive a 10% discount and a 60 day free trial on their full service payroll software, and member discounts on their accounting software. Medline Industries, Inc. 20% Guaranteed Savings - On over 100,000 med/surg products and supplies. Buyer’s Edge Inc. Buyer’s Edge Inc. will help you to shop smarter by offering “Lowest Prices Guaranteed” on major purchases such as appliances, TV’s, cars, furniture, kitchen cabinets and 25 other categories. Office Depot The Medical Society of New Jersey has partnered with Office Depot® to bring you a FREE national discount program. Save up to 80% off preferred products! VoIP Systems USA VoIP or Voice Over Internet Protocol is simply Phone Service over the Internet. Members of MSNJ are able to get a Trade In Discount of an additional 15% to 25%. Employment Contract Review Program MSNJ has developed an employment contract review discount program for its members, who are currently considering entering into an employment agreement. MSNJ’s legal Corporate Partners will offer initial consultation for a discounted flat rate of $500.


Member Benefits (Continued)

Halo Health Halo Health places health and wellness video monitors in physician office waiting areas, exam rooms, healthcare facilities, and staff break rooms to educate patients, caregivers and staff on the benefits of living healthier. MSNJ members are offered a discounted rate of $1500 per system per year. POS® POS® is a full-service print and electronic communication company that helps healthcare practices create and improve patient communication tools. Receive 25% off NJ New RX orders. Philadelphia 76ers The Philadelphia 76ers are offering discounted tickets to MSNJ members. Staples Register your credit card and receive the Medical Socitey of NJ’s negotiated discounted price. Sonesta ES Princeton Sonesta ES Princeton is offering MSNJ members a discount on room reservations. View the slideshow of their new and “surprisingly different” suites. Learning Harbor Learning Harbor provides online annual training for healthcare employees to meet regulatory and individual practice requirements. Learning Harbor offers a 25% discount for the first year. Affiliated MEWA Health Plan QualCare, Inc., administers the MSNJ Affiliated Physicians and Employers - MEWA Health Plan, a multiple employer welfare arrangement (MEWA) which provides members with access to healthcare coverage options that might otherwise be too costly. Through this program, physicians may buy self-insured health plans at the equivalent of large-group rates. Prudential Center The Prudential Center is proud to offer MSNJ members a discount for their upcoming events. New Jersey Devils The New Jersey Devils is offering MSNJ members discounted tickets for select games. SoFi SoFi refinances student loan debt from both federal and private sources into one loan with one monthly payment at lower rates. Physician borrowers save on average $20,800 on their student loans. Adjustable rates start at 2.66% APR, fixed rates at 4.99% APR. New York Jets The New York Jets is offering MSNJ members discounted tickets.

MSNJ e-News MSNJ e-News is a weekly electronic newsletter for members only. Archived issues are available on our website. First Healthcare Compliance First Healthcare Compliance provides a comprehensive, ‘single-source’ compliance program management solution to physicians and healthcare providers in private practice, and to those in hospital networks and health systems. A 10% LIFETIME discount is offered to Medical Society of New Jersey members. AAA MSNJ members can save $14 on Basic and $20 on Plus annually on AAA membership. Healthcare Employees Federal Credit Union HEFCU provides credit union services to employees of hospitals, nursing homes and healthcare facilities throughout New Jersey. Practice Builders Practice Builders offers MSNJ members discounts on their comprehensive marketing services. to improve referrals. MSNJIA Insurance Review & Quote Engine As a free service to our members, MSNJIA provides a free comprehensive insurance review helping to get the best terms available. Members are encouraged to check out the free quote engine to get the best rates on Group Health Plans; Life Insurance; Workers Compensation; Long-Term Care; and Malpractice Insurance. BMW/MINI MSNJ members can purchase or lease a new BMW or MINI and receive significant discounts on select new models. Travel Discounts MSNJ is pleased to offer an exclusive worldwide travel discount service to our members. Air Ambulance MSNJ members receive a discount on Air Ambulance’s prepaid air medical services membership. FAIR Health FAIR Health is a national, independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing transparency to healthcare costs and health insurance information through data products, consumer resources and health systems research support. Through an arrangement with FAIR Health, the Medical Society of New Jersey members will have access to FH® Benchmarks and FH Fee Estimator® at a 20% discount.

Check out the Corporate Partner pages on our website as some offer additional discounts to members!


FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2019 9:00am 9:30am – 12:00pm 10:30am – 11:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm – 4:30pm 2:15pm – 2:45pm 4:30pm – 5:30pm 6:30pm

7:30pm

Registration CME – End of Life Care (2 hours mandated requirement) Break | Visit with Vendors (chance to win a prize!) House of Delegates Registration | Visit with Vendors | Lunch House of Delegates – Reference Committee Break | Visit with Vendors (chance to win a prize!) CME – Opioids (1 hour mandated requirement) Capitol Club Reception: Free to MedAC Capitol Club members – join at www.msnj.org/donate; Network with legislators Officers’ Dinner: Individual ticket - $99.00, Couple ticket - $179.00

SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2019 6:00am – 8:00am 7:00am 8:30am 10:00am 10:30am 12:15pm 1:30pm 3:00pm

County Caucus Business Meetings Registration | Breakfast | Visit with Vendors (chance to win a prize!) House of Delegates - Resolutions Break | Visit with Vendors (chance to win a prize!) Guest Speaker | Panel (TBA) House of Delegates Adjournment | Lunch | Visit with Vendors Elections | Induction of New President Late Afternoon Guest Speaker (TBA)

6:00pm – 7:00pm 7:00pm 8:00pm – 12:00am

Kentucky Derby - Pre Gala Event Outgoing President’s Cocktail Reception Honoring John W. Poole, MD Inaugural Gala Honoring Marc J. Levine, MD

Hotel Accommodations: Ocean Resort Casino, Atlantic City, NJ (Friday night - $179, Saturday night - $289, 2 nights - $234/night) This is a FREE conference for New Jersey physicians with the exception of our ticketed events (Officers’ Dinner & Inaugural Gala – see website below for more information)

Please visit www.msnj.org/2019annualmeeting to register and make hotel reservations.


What do many of your colleagues know about collecting money from insurance carriers that you don’t? Arbitration and Litigation that costs you nothing. Let us help you be rewarded the way you should be! You will receive free unlimited legal consultations surrounding medical revenue recovery from insurance carriers. You will receive free legal consultations on topics other than medical revenue recovery. You will receive free legal representation with no out-of-pocket costs whatsoever and at the most competitive contingent fee rates in the industry for medical revenue recovery from insurance carriers.

You think this is too good to be true? Well, it is absolutely true . . . And: You will receive all of the above from a law firm which • Has recovered more than $300 million dollars for medical providers, • Last year alone recovered $50 million for medical providers, • Pioneered medical revenue recovery in PIP, continues to pioneer Workers’ Comp, and is now pioneering Commercial Insurance, • Is one of only two law firms in America that had two top 100 jury verdicts in, each for approximately $30 million, in the past 3 years.

You will receive a free 6-year review of all of your claims, even if written off.

We are honored to have the opportunity to represent MSNJ members and greatly appreciate the relationships we have built and hope to continue to build.


MSNJ

RISK ADVISORS

Dear Doctor: Our agency has a full complement of experienced professionals with over 100 years combined experience for all lines of coverage with our focus on Medical Malpractice! The new team will run the day to day operations of the agency to ensure that you have not only the best insurance products but also the best service in the industry! I encourage you to visit our website at www.msnjra.com to get a free quote for either Medical Malpractice or for our unique Workers Compensation dividend program. We also offer one of the most expansive business owners policies available as well as just about any line of coverage you may be looking for! You can also contact us directly at 609-896-1766 x4 or insurance@msnjra.com for a custom quote from one of our insurance experts. Thank you. Larry Downs President, MSNJ Risk Advisors

Medical Malpractice: MSNJRA has signed an exclusive contract with a leading carrier to provide the most affordable and

service-oriented medical malpractice coverage in the industry! The "A"-Rated Insurance company is one of the largest medical malpractice carriers in the country. We will be offering substantial discounts in premium to MSNJ Members only!

Workers’ Compensation: MSNJRA offers workers’ compensation coverage through a leading carrier, one of the largest workers’ compensation insurers in the U.S. Better yet, MSNJ members who participate in New Jersey's only physician-based safety group could receive up to a 40% dividend! Business Owner policies (BOP): MSNJRA’s BOP was designed specifically with physicians in mind. The product offers incredible pricing and expansive coverage so that your office is always protected. Cyber Liability: MSNJRA's cyber coverage is a coverage that your office cannot be without! Members of MSNJ get special rates on this coverage.

Commercial Auto: MSNJRA offers a very competitive auto policy that gives your office excellent coverage for all of your business-owned automobiles. Other: MSNJ Risk Advisors is available for all Disability Income and Life Insurance needs!

Contact Us Today!

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