Thank you This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Arthur N. Lurvey, MD, FACP, FACE Arthur Lurvey is a board certified internist and endocrinologist, and a Medicare Contractor Medical Director for 21 years - initially working for the California Part B Carriers Transamerica Occidental Life Insurance Company, National Heritage Insurance Company, National Government Services, Palmetto GBA, and currently for Noridian Healthcare Solutions, 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 American Medical Association, has been a past Hospital Chief of Staff and served on the quality and the CHART committees of the Hospital Council of Southern California. He also is on the Board of the California Region of the American College of Physicians and on several committees of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. Dr. Lurvey was a member of the American College of Physician Executives. Other medical activities include service as a CMA surveyor for both the JCAHO hospital survey program and the CME accreditation program in California.