COVID-19 Federal Program Webinar for Rheumatologists

Medicare and the Rheumatologist Webinar
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
5:00 p.m. PST

Have questions about how changes to federal programs in response to COVID-19 impact rheumatologists and their practices?

Have them answered by Noridan Medical Director, Dr. Arthur Lurvey during the Medicare and the Rheumatologist Webinar. This webinar will keep you in the know on a rapidly changing policy environment as policymakers grapple with how to respond to the cascading side effects of large scale social distancing. Dr. Lurvey will also touch on what to look for in the future, helping you prepare your practice for changes on the horizon.

This webinar is being offered free to any practicing rheumatologist. Please forward this invitation to any colleague that is interested in this information.

Topics covered will include:

  • Accelerated & Advanced Payment Programs under the CARES Act 
  • MIPS & QPP during COVID-19
  • Physician support programs & emergency waivers 
  • Telemedicine changes 
  • E & M changes 
  • Documentation simplification & medical records. 
  • Q & A


Arthur N. Lurvey, MD, FACP, FACE

Arthur Lurvey is a board certified internist and endocrinologist, and a Medicare Contractor Medical Director for 21 years, currently for Noridian Healthcare Solutions as the Medicare Contractor in Jurisdiction JE. He was in clinical practice for over 35 years. Dr. Lurvey received his MD degree from the University of Illinois, and had his post doctorate and fellowship training at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center. He is a delegate to both the California Medical Association and the American Medical Association.